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iPhone 5s, 5c rack up 9 million sales, 200 million users update to iOS 7

Despite concerns over a "lack of innovation," Apple's newest smartphones nearly doubled the previous year launch sales figures.

Beyond Siri: Dictation tricks for the iPhone and iPad

Tired of trying to type on your iPhone or iPad's tiny keyboard? Try these tricks for dictating.

The Macalope Weekly: Ill-informed opinion

Don't let not knowing something about the iPhone keep you from opining about it, pundits! You need to live up to your job, after all.

Unhappy with iOS 7? Downgrade while you still can

At this very moment it's still possible to downgrade devices running iOS 7 to iOS 6. If you don't like the new thinner look, get on it right now.

iOS 7 lock-screen bypass allows access to photos, contacts, social networking

A bug in iOS 7 lets you get to a user's photos, contacts, and even social networking without having to enter an unlock code. Apple plans to patch the vulnerability in a future release.

How to view a timestamp for each message in Messages

When did I get that @#$% text message? iOS 7 will tell you.

Get to know iOS 7: iOS's other apps

Associate editor Serenity Caldwell and senior editor Dan Moren look at what's new in iOS 7's Calculator, Clock, Game Center, Passbook, Stocks, and Weather apps.

Get to know iOS 7: iTunes Store, App Store, and Newsstand

Though both the iTunes and App Store have significantly updated design schemes, both apps are functionally almost identical to their iOS 6 counterparts. Newsstand, meanwhile, gets a new look and the ability to hide inside a folder.

Get to know iOS 7: Videos

The Videos app sports a nice redesign, iCloud-stored movies and TV shows, and new iPhone organization.

Get to know iOS 7: Music and iTunes Radio

Senior editor Chris Breen explores the musical journey that is iTunes Radio and the Music app in this hands-on with iOS 7.

Get to know iOS 7: Compass

Even if you never go out of GPS range, a good compass can be incredibly useful to have. Associate editor Serenity Caldwell takes a look at iOS 7's revamped Compass app (and its hidden level app component).