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Epic Games removes 'Infinity Blade,' location tracking in apps, and best Apple holiday gifts

Epic cuts 'Infinity Blade' games from the App Store, the NY Times tackles location tracking in apps, and you tell us the Apple gifts you're wishing for.

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This time for sure: Apple said to be behind again

5G will be important, but Apple doesn't need it in 2019.

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Two important ways Apple is preparing for life after the iPhone

Even if iPhone sales slow, Dan Moren thinks Apple’s forward-looking nature makes it well prepared for any future.

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Your lying eyes: No, you can’t run macOS on an iPad

It's cool to use the iPad as a monitor, but it's not "running" macOS.

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Is Apple’s TV streaming service bound for Apple TV competitors?

The Apple Music-Amazon Echo deal could be a sign of things to come for Apple TV. Jason Snell explains.

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Indignation nation: An unrepairable relationship with Apple

Macs may be harder to repair than they used to be, but sometimes that brings benefits.

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Should Apple have its own search engine?

The company's stance on privacy is at odds with the way the biggest search engines operate. Maybe there's a better way.

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5 things the iPad Pro should steal from the Pixel Slate (and 3 things it shouldn’t)

As its closest competitor, there are a few things the iPad Pro could learn from the Pixel Slate, as well as a number of things it should ignore.

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Couldn’t have said it better: Rumors don’t doom Apple

The Macalope comes not to bury a piece, but to praise it.

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How an Apple TV stick could make Apple’s video streaming service an instant hit

Expanding the Apple TV ecosystem could turn out to be key to the success of Apple’s upcoming video service.

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Battery charges: Apple’s always doing it wrong

They told people and gave them options, proving they're the worst ever.

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The iPad, HomePod, and Apple TV need multi-user support. Here’s why

Apple seems to believe that each of its products is used by one person and one person only. Dan Moren thinks it’s time ithe company was disabused of that notion.

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Pulling our leg: Google says it’s “just as secure”

The only question then is "As what?"

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5 reasons iPad Pro won’t be your next computer

Apple really wants you to choose an iPad as your next computer. Here are five reasons why you should think twice.

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Top 10 iPad features we’d like to see in iOS 13

The new iPad Pro hardware is great and Apple needs to invest in upgrades for iOS to take advantage of it. Here are a few ideas for new features.