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Apple's iTunes Festival to hit the U.S for the first time

The music concert will take place in Austin at the SXSW conference in March. Plus, why Apple's advertising network has never really taken off, and the company's smartphone gains in China.

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BlackBerry chief 'outraged' by T-Mobile's iPhone promotion

T-Mobile's promotion was 'clearly inappropriate and ill-conceived,' said BlackBerry CEO John Chen

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The Macalope: Threat mis-assessment

Apple's biggest threat ever! Other than all the other ones.

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Realmac to unify Clear and Clear+

New Clear app will be offered free twice in coming weeks, to migrate users of the expiring Clear+ app over to the permanent version.

The Macalope Weekly: In theory

The Macalope like theories as much as the mythical creature, maybe more, but come on: It's reality that really matters.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Hands and ears

One of the items in this week's roundup of new iPhone cases is a little handsy, and another has big ears for you. We also have some butterflies, some sparkling gems, and a dash of extra power to keep your handset juiced up during a weekend trip.

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Separated at birth: Why Apple won't merge OS X and iOS

Should Apple merge its two flagship operating systems into a single product? Not so fast, says contributor Marco Tabini.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Augmented unreality

This week's roundup includes a trippy new iOS app from Radiohead, offering a musical window into a different world. Also on tap: apps to help you shop, read, and listen to music even better than you already do.

The Macalope: Look Who's Talking, Part Infinity

Woz speaks! Again. And again. And again.

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Everything old is new again

Much of what we used to do in real life now happens in the digital realm. Sometimes the digital realm returns the favor. This week's roundup of accessories includes speakers, chargers, and more, including an old-school projector for your modern-day media.