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Four myths about Apple design debunked

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Former Apple designer Mark Kawano contradicts some common misconceptions about the roles of design and engineering at Apple, and explains how things really work in Cupertino.

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Apple refreshes WWDC iOS app for 2014

With WWDC right around the corner, Apple has released the annual update to the conference's companion iOS app.

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Podcast: Nicely done!

Serenity Caldwell and Chris Breen discuss the news of the week including corporate hook-ups, changes at Apple retail stores, and why iTunes updates can be problematic.

Apple and Samsung fail to settle patent dispute in California

A news report has said that the two companies are working towards a settlement

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Apple and Google agree to drop all patent suits

The deal will see the two work toward patent reform, they said

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Podcast: We got the Beats!

Chris Breen and Serenity Caldwell talk the news of the week including larger iPhones, Apple's possible acquisition of Beats Music, Katie Cotton's departure, and more FCC shenanigans.

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Lawsuits do not a creative Apple make

Apple's 'holy war' against Android is increasingly overshadowing the company's ability to wow its users with new products, argues contributor Marco Tabini.

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Apple's secretive acquisition past

The rumors of a deal between Apple and Beats Music provides a rare peek into Apple's thinking when it comes to acquiring companies.

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Get to know Beats Music, the streaming service that could make Apple spend billions

Curious as to why Apple is reportedly going to part with $3.2 billion for Beats Electronics? Look no further than the Beats Music streaming service and how it can beef up what Apple offers.