Don't-Miss Software Stories

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Tinder Social alarms users by showing Facebook friends

Turns out some people want to keep their online dating habits private.

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The Android TV remote app for iOS is as bare-bones as the Android version

Tap, swipe, type: Android TV gets an iOS app for when your hardware remote goes missing.

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FBI discloses iOS security flaw, but not the one used to crack the San Bernardino iPhone

Apple already knew about the vulnerability, which doesn't affect devices running iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan.

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First Look: Macphun’s new Filters for Photos app works as an Apple Photos extension

Catch one-click fever as 30 new filters aim to make your snaps shine.

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Skype for Business finally makes its way to the Mac

Microsoft has launched a new beta of Skype for Business that runs on Mac, following its launch of a revamped work communication product last year.

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Microsoft Word Flow keyboard goes live and free for all iPhone users

Microsoft’s free iPhone keyboard supports gesture typing, one-handed mode, and customizable backgrounds.

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Snapchat takes face-swapping to new levels with iOS update

Now you can choose images from your Camera Roll to filter your face.

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Facebook's latest News Feed change puts articles you'll actually read front and center

The social network tries—again—to get away from clickbait.

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Apple's iCloud problems are reportedly due to office politics

Two engineering groups may be butting heads over how to scale Siri's back-end to Apple's other services.

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Product Hunt puts the day's hottest tech trends in your Mac menu bar

Now you don't have to visit the Product Hunt website to stay on top of the latest news.

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This tool can block ransomware on Mac OS X, for now

A security researcher has created a free security tool that can detect attempts by ransomware programs to encrypt files on users' Macs and then block them before they do a lot of damage.

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World of Warcraft's Legion expansion launches in August

Legion, a.k.a. Burning Crusade Redux, will be here soon—though not soon enough for some content-starved players.

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Facebook may add news sections to its app, just like Facebook Paper

The social network wants you to get your news from Facebook instead of Twitter.

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Report: Apple might charge developers for App Store search placement

This is guaranteed to cause controversy.

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Uninstall now! Apple abandons QuickTime for Windows despite lingering critical flaws

Apple is giving up on QuickTime for Windows. If you're using the software you'll want to get rid of it as soon as possible.