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‘Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery’ feels like it was designed by Voldemort

You’ll need all the gold in Gringott’s to get through the new Harry Potter adventure for iPhone and iPad.

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iOS Plus: Imagining a Mac that runs iOS apps

If rumors are true, Apple will be pushing the iOS and macOS app worlds closer together much sooner. What does that mean for the Mac, and how we use our Macs every day?

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Spotify ups its game, pruning Apple's product tree, Apple-related odds and ends

Plus your comments and questions in Macworld Podcast episode 602.

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Apple releases updates for iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4 High Sierra

The updates include security patches and a fix for iPhones.

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How to recover an iCloud account when a factor for two-factor authentication goes missing

Apple has a last-ditch effort when you’ve lost it all, but it’s not guaranteed.

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How to fix autocorrect in iOS

What to do when you get inappropriate suggestions from the iOS autocorrect feature.

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GrayKey: What you need to know about this iPhone hacker and how to protect yourself

Updated information about a turnkey, automated cracking system marketed to law enforcement makes it clear users should pick longer passcodes.

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Apple is poised to take another swing at news subscriptions and this time it might work

A new report from Bloomberg claims that Apple is poised to launch a new premium news service based on its acquisition of the Texture app. Here's why it might work this time around.

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The trust gap: Android’s persistent update problem

Android OEMs may be lying about the software patches they've delivered.

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How to cancel a subscription on iOS

Apple makes it easy to sign up for subscription services like Apple Music, but unsubscribing from them on your iPhone or iPad is a much trickier process.

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iPhone 8 and 8 Plus: Wireless charging, Portrait Lighting, and five more features you'll want

The iPhone 8 and 8 Plus have the Home button and body bezels, they still use Touch ID instead of Face ID, and the LCD screen sizes are the same that you're used to. But don't call them retro.

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iOS apps that need to be on the Mac

There are lots of great iOS app that don’t have a Mac counterpart. Jason Snell hopes that will eventually change.

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Buy iTunes gift cards for 15% off, then buy discounted movies on iTunes

Today presents a relatively rare opportunity to pick up discounted iTunes gift cards and buy movies on sale on the same day.

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Unfixable: The terminal nature of iOS problems

Nothing to be done about it. Probably should just cancel the iPhone.

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Pages 4 for iOS review: Update adds powerful support for book and complex document creation

With new Pencil, annotation, book, and drawing support, Pages for iOS becomes a more comprehensive document tool.