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The Week in iPhone Cases: The gadget

In this week’s roundup of iPhone cases, we bring you a collection of accessories designed to protect while letting your handset’s own design and colors shine through, and we find out what happens when you cross a case with a Swiss Army knife.

Unlocked iPhone 5s now available without SIM in U.S.

Apple on Friday began offering a version of the unlocked iPhone 5s sold without any SIM; previously, the unlocked version was only available with a T-Mobile SIM card.

The Week in iPhone Cases: Cellular pendant

In this week’s iPhone case roundup, you’ll find a way to keep your phone on your neck, a case that combines modern technology with the world’s most ancient construction material, and the usual mishmash of protective coverings.

The Macalope: Repeat performance

Henry Blodget wants to explain to you how it's Windows versus the Mac all over again. Again.

Apple's rumored PrimeSense buy may open Siri's eyes

If Apple absorbs perceptual computing pioneer PrimeSense, it could mean intriguing possibilities for future Apple products, including iPhones with computer vision and even wearable computing.

The Week in iPhone Cases: Ritzy glitzy

There's glitter on our radar in this week’s iPhone-case roundup, with accessories that bring a little sparkle to your handset, a dash of haute-couture for your enjoyment, and an assortment of the toughest protection available.

The Week in iPhone Cases: We're game

There’s plenty of fashion in this week’s iPhone-case roundup, with accessories that range from the realm of science fiction to teenage pop culture...with some old-school gaming in between.

Nike+ Move makes the iPhone 5s double as a FuelBand

Thanks to the M7 coprocessor in the iPhone 5s, Nike's new fitness app can track your movements without a separate hunk of hardware around your wrist.

Apple-backed plant in Arizona to produce sapphire

An Apple facility planned for Mesa, Arizona will be operated by GT Advanced Technologies and produce sapphire for use in Apple products.

The Macalope Weekly: Telling

Some things are just obvious. Not that that's necessarily a good thing.