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iOS 12: Geeky features iOS needs

Jason Snell has a few ideas for the next version of iOS, and they're a bit on the nerdy side.

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Sticking with it: iPhone X sales have to disappoint eventually

If at first a narrative doesn't succeed, try it, try it again.

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The doom addiction: Analysts still down on AAPL

Some people think Apple can't continue to keep doing what it's always been doing for much longer.

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2 fast, 2 furious: iPhone SE 2 rumors run amok

None of this makes much sense.

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Crazy-making: Apple’s reinvention of the smartphone

Apple's influence on the industry drives some people nuts. But who's fault is it?

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The Google privacy conundrum: Why locking down your data is a hard choice

Google has made it easier to see and control what parts of your data it collects from you, but the decision to make it private is harder than it's ever been.

on pcworld.com

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Taking stock: The X effect on AAPL

Don't take a short-term outlook.

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Android P’s notification shade is so good Apple should just copy the whole damn thing in iOS 12

Google might have finally developed the perfect system for notifications in Android P and Apple should just copy it.

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The iMac’s lasting legacy

Twenty years on, the iMac is still an active part of Apple's lineup, but Dan Moren thinks its influence reaches far beyond the desktop, or even the PC.

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Apple fell behind with Siri. Augmented reality could be the next to go

At its I/O conference, Google showed that it understands augmented reality and knows how to bring it to our daily lives. Apple has shown us nothing of the sort.

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Bear it in mind: Rumors of the iPhone X failure failed

Let's review what pundits said about the iPhone X.

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Rabble rousing: iOS 11 bugaboo

The Macalope points out that wannabe pundits like to exaggerate out of all proportion.

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Temporary, repeated insanity: Misunderstanding iPhone part orders

How to be right and wrong at the same time.

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Quarterly churnings: Apple results bring predictable reaction

Apple did well but failed to live up to every single fantasy analysts created.

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LG's G7 is boring because all Android phones are boring now—and it's Apple's fault

Apple's effect on Android phones is at an all-time high in 2018, and it's making everything boring.

on pcworld.com