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The Macalope: The reason that dare not speak its name

Why wouldn't Apple sell cheap devices in a grab for market share? It's unfathomable!

The Macalope: Threat mis-assessment

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

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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Smartphone report card 2013: Which vendors passed, which vendors failed?

We'll give you a hint: BlackBerry did not make the dean's list.

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Motorola's push mail patent ruled partly invalid in Germany

The Motorola message synchronization patent had been forcing Apple to switch off iOS push email services in Germany for more than a year.

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.

The Macalope Weekly: Like clockwork

The reviews of Apple's iPhone event are in, and the consensus is "laaaaaaame." Quelle surprise.

Here's how the iPhone 5s stacks up to the competition

Apple's new iPhone 5s is more of a shuffle than a leap in innovation.

The Macalope: A vivid imagination

Being a pundit is never having to apologize for your imagination.

Remains of the Day: Statue of limitations

A monopoly case gets dismissed without someone flipping the game board, the Moto X is picky about what you can write on its case, and what are the odds that a proposed Steve Jobs sculpture is tasteful?