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Remains of the Day: Risky business

Are you sitting down? Because the Wall Street Journal says Apple's going to release a new iPhone this year. I know! Elsewhere, Alan Kay takes a potshot at the iPad, and the first Steve Jobs movie gets ready to hit many of your screens.

Apple fans: Microsoft is no longer the enemy

For years, Apple devotees often looked to Microsoft as the enemy. Developer Brent Simmons makes the case that the situation has changed.

The Macalope Weekly: That's one opinion

Are all opinions created equal? Probably not these.

Dropbox 2.0 revamps menu bar interface

Version 2.0 of Dropbox brings a brand new experience to the app's venerable menu bar interface.

The Macalope Weekly: People hate clowns

So why does Forbes keep trotting them out?

Adobe releases emergency Flash patch for Windows and OS X systems

Adobe recently released an emergency update for Flash Player on all platforms after two vulnerabilities were discovered in the wild targeting Windows and Mac OS X PCs.

New Year's resolution: Vanquish technology vices

Kick bad technology habits in the new year with these tips from Kirk McElhearn.

The Macalope Daily: Review time

The Macalope reviews some pundit predictions and the results are about what you'd expect.

Google's Chrome Remote Desktop sheds beta tag, adds new features

Google peeled off the beta tag from Chrome Remote Desktop, a free Chrome browser-add on that gives you full access to another desktop PC running Windows, Mac OS X, or Linux.

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Skype 6 with improved social integration now available

New versions of Skype for Windows and OS X were released Wednesday by Microsoft. These latest versions add support for signing in through Facebook and Microsoft accounts.