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Why California's kill-switch mandate might save your phone

You may not live in California, but should that state's legislature pass a bill mandating kill-switch technology for smartphones and tablets, the implications will be felt far beyond the borders of the Golden State.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Against the grain

This week's iPhone case roundup is all about materials: There's the usual combination of high-tech plastics and composite components, various kinds of leather, and even wood harvested from environmentally sound sources for the one-of-a-kind look you've always wanted.

The Macalope: Don't look back in anger or happiness

What does Apple's nostalgia tell us? Starts with "d" and rhymes with "boom."

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The Week in iOS Accessories: Pretty Poppy

This week's roundup of iOS accessories includes items to help you make and see 3D photos, devices that let you make international calls, and gear that makes sure you have power when you need it.

The Macalope: Party like it's 1995

Apple needs to ship new products! Otherwise, what will everyone copy?

The Macalope Weekly: The games we play

The Macalope is here to tell you that technology coverage is often nothing more than a charade.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Davy Jones's Locker

There's a bit of beastly protection in this week's iPhone-case roundup, alongside elegant leather, sturdy plastics, and a great selection of accessories designed to keep your handset safe while you exercise, work, and have fun.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Hail Caesar!

Among this week's new and updated apps, we feature an offering designed to help you make the best Caesar salad ever. Really. Plus, games, social media, and more!

The Macalope: Miss-direction

Apple misses imaginary targets again!

The Wirecutter has your digits covered: the best touchscreen winter gloves

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No one wants a frozen finger while trying to navigate their device in the middle of winter. But if you don't want to make your own touchscreen gloves, as our sister site TechHive advises, check out the Wirecutter's pick for the best touchscreen gloves you can buy.