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The Week in iOS Apps: Seventh heaven

Believe it or not, there are still a lot of apps, some of them great ones, getting redesigned for iOS 7. This week's roundup features some of the best.

The Macalope: Discontributor network

Forbes, are you mad about something?

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Green group, magazine call for boycott on Apple products

Green America launches campaign to get two toxic chemicals out of Apple's supply chain.

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Shorter iPhone returns, digital tipping, and caveat emptor

Apple shortens the iPhone return period, Starbucks prepares to add tipping to its mobile app, and in-app purchasers beware!

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The Week in iOS Accessories: You're gonna hear me roar

This week's roundup of new iOS add-ons includes more speakers, stands, and batteries than you can shake a stick at. And a Roar.

A loose interpretation

Facts, smacts. Don't let them get in the way of your carefully reasoned analysis.

How iOS 7.1 runs on the iPhone 4

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Apple says iOS 7.1 brings performance improvements to the iPhone 4, but Ars Technica finds that there's only so much that software can do to compensate for aging hardware.

The Macalope Weekly: Reasonable explanations

There's one for pretty much everything.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Gmail gets better

The latest edition of Gmail works about as well as you think it should, at last. Also, apps for paying bills, reading documents, and fighting World War II better than ever.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: The livin' is easy

Summertime’s not quite here, but we’re already seeing cases for the beach, along with vintage nostalgia, exercise accessories, and even a case for taking better photos.