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Things that should not be compared to each other are compared to each other.

The Macalope Weekly: Unresolved issues

Any time Apple makes a mistake you know it's time to bring out the kitchen sink.

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Mac Gems of the Year: 2013

Our Mac Gems department aims to uncover the best in great, inexpensive software. Of the nearly 120 Mac Gems we reviewed in 2013, here are our favorites.

The Macalope Weekly: Narrow viewpoints

Journey into the bizarre mind of Eric Schmidt!

The Macalope: Thanks so very much

A very special holiday edition of the Macalope!

Apple's tablet lead shrinks as Android gains momentum

Android tablets drove tablet sales growth in the third quarter of 2013. Appleā€™s iPad shipments were flat, and Windows tablets continued to struggle, according to two research reports.

on techhive.com

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Microsoft disputes tests that suggest Windows 8.1 has a battery life problem

MacBooks continue to outlast PC laptops. But why?

The Macalope: Who's driving this bus?

Who's leading who to free operating systems?

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HP now offers software support for Apple iPads

HP updated its SmartFriend support service Thursday and apparently will now troubleshoot software problems with Windows, Android, Chrome OS, OS X, and iOS products.

on pcworld.com

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Tim Cook: Android isn't Windows and Apple won't be Nokia

In a rare interview, Apple CEO Tim Cook gave his take on the modern mobile market.