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A budget MacBook is coming, but it reportedly won't debut at Apple’s ‘Field Trip’ event

Apple's in-development sub-$1,000 MacBook Air will reportedly not be ready for next week's event, but a new cheaper iPad is on the way.

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iOS: Why does Apple ask for your passcode when setting up two-factor authentication?

Apple doesn’t clearly explain why it asks for it. Fortunately, Apple doesn’t possess it.

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Summary judgement: Face ID deemed not cool

Somebody said it so it must be true.

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What will Apple announce at its Chicago education event?

Based on Apple's previous education event, Apple could be focusing on iOS-related releases. Jason Snell explains in More Color.

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Throwing a Fitbit: Smack talking Apple

This never backfires at all.

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How Apple can use Google’s simple strategy with Android P to make a better iOS 12

Google's Android P update is a typical release, focusing on system-level enhancements rather than innovative features. What if Apple adopted a similar strategy for iOS 12?

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Fortnite vs. PUBG on iOS—The battle of the battles royale: Apple Arcade episode 3

Fortnite and PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds are now out for iPhone and iPad. Watch live gameplay as we decide which is the best.

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How to clear your browser history on iPhone and iPad

If you have a shared device and want to cover your tracks in Safari, here's what you need to do.

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Fortnite for iOS First Look: It's fun, but desktop players will eat you alive

Fortnite: Battle Royale for the iPhone and iPad is a virtuosic port, but desktop and console players definitely have the advantage in crossplay matches.

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Logitech's backlit Create keyboard case for the 9.7-inch iPad Pro is 42% off on Amazon

Amazon has a great deal on one of the best Logitech keyboards for typing on the 9.7-inch iPad Pro, so long as you prefer the black version.

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The many skills (and pitfalls) of Siri

Siri, its powers and its limitations, have been a hot topic of conversation of late. Dan Moren runs down how he uses (and doesn't use) Apple's virtual assistant.

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iMessage: 5 changes we'd like to see in iOS 12

iMessages are wonderful, but we'd like to see our texts in the right order and have a proper search tool.

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How to quit apps on the iPhone X

On the iPhone X, there’s a new, Home button-less way to quit iOS apps.

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iMessage: How to pick a reply address in iOS and macOS

With many options, what’s the right choice across many devices and computers?

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WWDC 2018 will be held from June 4-8 in San Jose

Apple's big yearly developer conference is coming, right when you most expect it!