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The Sky(pe) is falling! Skype moves to the cloud, but what about security?

Microsoft's move of Skype to the cloud comes with a continuing lack of disclosure on security and privacy.

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Picture this: Unannounced phone in big trouble

The iPhone 7, like so many Apple products, comes pre-doomed.

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How to avoid credit-card fraud, from someone thrice burned

I, for one, welcome our Apple Pay and chipped overlords.

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Serious problem: The iPhone 7 conundrum

Don't judge things based on rumors.

5 suggestions for the next Apple Pencil

Apple's iPad Pro stylus is pretty darn great. But it could be better.

Did Pokemon Go bring AR to the iPhone?

Pokémon Go has made us spend more time in augmented reality than on Facebook. But we've been using our iPhones for AR for a while now.

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Very successfail: The iPhone SE good news is bad

Everything good that happens to Apple is really bad.

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Why this year's iPhone will still be a must-have upgrade

Sure, OLED probably isn't coming until next year. But this year's iPhone could be a sleeper hit.

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Beta fishing: Messing with iOS 10

We don't write reviews of betas.

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Apple, stop being stingy with the iCloud storage

Trying to make sense of Apple's approach to iCloud storage leaves you head-scratching.

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Sorry, macOS: Messages’ best new features are iOS only

Apple is upping its messaging game in iOS 10, but many of its best features can’t be experienced on non-iOS devices—not even on the Mac. Dan Moren explains why that’s both good and bad.

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Drastic plastic: The laptop Apple shouldn’t and didn’t make

Surprise, Apple doesn't make cheap plastic laptops.

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How Pokémon Go could be the killer app the Apple Watch needs

Catching 'em all would be much easier, and way more fun, if the Apple Watch was involved.

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How Apple could improve Family Sharing

Introduced in iOS 8, Family Sharing still feels very 1.0.

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Magical surveys: Measuring reactions to things that don’t exist

Don't let the fact that no one's seen the next Apple Watch stop you from asking for opinions on it.

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How to avoid Mac malware by using Gatekeeper and common sense

Two new attacks on Mac users and a coming change in macOS Sierra show that educating users beats malware.