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App Store prices will be higher in the U.K. to reflect post-Brexit exchange rates

Apple also increased app prices in India, Turkey, Romania and Russia.

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Google's adding native Chrome support for FLAC lossless audio files

Google's Chrome browser will be able to play FLAC files by the end of January—as will Firefox.

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Apple removes the New York Times app in China following government request

Citing Chinese regulations, Apple has removed the newspaper's iOS apps in mainland China.

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The 10 Mac games you need to play from December 2016

Don't miss the most exciting games that snuck out before year's end.

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Nintendo plans to release 2 or 3 mobile games a year after Super Mario Run's success

Nintendo looks to build on the success of Super Mario Run and Pokemon Go with a steady stream of smartphone releases.

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Steam's massive annual Winter Sale kicks off with steep game deals, awards voting

It's like Gabe Newell squeezed down your chimney to bring you a bunch of the year's best games. And that's weird, because I don't even have a chimney.

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Raspberry Pi's gorgeous Pixel desktop can now reinvigorate old PCs and Macs

The Raspberry Pi Pixel desktop experience is now available as an early version for x86-based Mac and Windows PCs.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Let your creativity run wild with Krita hands-on drawing tools

From building unique LEGO structures to writing appealing blogs, this week's roundup of new Mac Apps keeps you all your creative projects covered.

Algoriddim's new Djay Pro for iPhone helps Spotify DJs literally feel the music

Scratch, scrub, and cross-fade with this new iOS app for pro-sumer DJs.

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How Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is connected to the Mac

One particular name in the credits of Rogue One should be familiar to longtime Mac fans.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Day Planner is more than your average calendar

This week’s roundup of new Mac Apps brings us a handy planning app, plus more Touch Bar-friendly picks for your new MacBook Pro.

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Tinder for Apple TV is online dating with an audience

Tinder just released a tvOS app so it's easier for your friends and family to question your dating choices.

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Apple removes the battery-remaining estimate from macOS 10.12.2

Mac laptops will still show the percentage of battery life you have left, just not how long you might expect that to go.

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Apple’s promised Calendar spam fix is coming

A new “Report Junk” tool on iCloud.com will prevent scammers from adding events to your calendar.

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The Week in Mac apps: Organize your email with Spark's smart sorting tools

This week's roundup of new Mac apps includes an update from Spark, Readdle's awesome email client. Plus, Fantastical just got a bit more... fantastical.