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The Macalope Weekly: Fairness and accuracy in the media

As long as it's bad for Apple, it's good to print.

The Macalope Weekly: Comparing the incomparable

Stupid pundit tricks reach critical insanity as Apple and its products are compared to ... well, you gotta see this to believe it.

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Clockwise Podcast: Surface, Kindle, Steam, and sharks

Amazon's new Kindle Fire HDX, the merits of personal tech support, Steam moves toward releasing its own hardware, and Microsoft introduces the Surface 2.

on techhive.com

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Clockwise Podcast: Subsidies, Apple's fitness sensor, iPhone lines, and Surface 2

The messed-up world of phone subsidies, the M7 processor on the iPhone 5s, the wisdom of waiting in lines, and what Surface 2 needs to do to succeed. With guests Serenity Caldwell and Brad Chacos.

on techhive.com

Microsoft dangles $200 gift cards to coax iPad owners to swap for a Surface

But don't forget: The second generation of Surface tablets is coming soon.

on pcworld.com

The Macalope Weekly: Farewell

Adieu. Adieu. Parting is such sweet sorrow. Except in this case.

One device to rule them all? Microsoft and Apple face off

Microsoft espouses a philosophy of one device for every task, while Apple champions different devices for different scenarios. John Moltz explores the gulf between the two approaches.

The Macalope: Apple doomapalooza

How to describe how doomed Apple is? The Macalope's having a hard time thinking of new ways.

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Put Office on the iPad for tablet success, analyst advises

It's apparent Microsoft doesn't have a hit in the Surface RT; what's stopping the company from finally releasing Office for the iPad and scoring some tablet success?

The Macalope Weekly: Loss of perspective

Apple's doomed yet again (still?), but things are always coming up roses for Microsoft in the minds of pundits. Even when they're not.