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How Apple’s hardline privacy policy limits key features in Photos and Siri

Apple should be able to find a middle ground that maintains users' privacy and provides the features that people want.

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Fumble: The Galaxy Note fails to blow up the iPhone 7

Samsung didn't quite get to take advantage of the "dull iPhone 7."

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iMessage apps offer more layers of encryption, but do you need one?

iMessage extensions let you pair additional security with the convenience of an existing network and contacts—but be wary of and stingy with early adoption.

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tvOS 10 is missing its best feature, but this show ain't over yet

We were promised single sign-in with tvOS 10 for the Apple TV, but something—perhaps the cable companies—is holding it back.

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Worry warts: Apple’s supposed software problem

Apple's software might be comparatively better than you think.

Embrace the stickers, but the iMessage App Store contains so much more

When you peel away thousands and thousands of stickers, the dozens of apps just added to iMessage in iOS 10 have some great potential.

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How Apple is already moving past the iPhone 7

Apple is all about skating to where the puck is going, not where it's been. Here's one theory about Apple's next steps.

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Preferring to switch and fight: It’s you, iPhone 7, not him

Nobody has to go wireless if they don't want, but at least look at the advantages.

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What AirPods can tell us about Apple's future

How Apple could apply the lessons of its wireless AirPods to the next iPhone, Apple Watch, and even the car.

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Google Earth's Mac updater isn't malware, but deserved your suspicions

Recently, Google accidentally pushed out an update to its plug-in that relentlessly asked Mac OS X users to enter their password.

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Future shock: Wireless is coming

Apple innovations often drive people mad.

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Two cameras, four cores: How the iPhone 7 gives you more

Apple is giving "parallel processing" a whole new meaning, doubling up on components to maximize performance and extend battery life.

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Shutting down the Apple Store for a new product is overkill

"The Apple Store is down! The Apple Store is down!" Why must we still do this every time?

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Hit the road, Jack: Apple's reasons for killing the headphone port

We knew the iPhone 7 wouldn't have a headphone jack. What remained to be seen was, could Apple sell it? Jason Snell thinks they did.