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How Paper and Pencil transformed the iPad from a window to a canvas

Tablets have always been great for reading, watching and browsing, but FiftyThree’s wildly popular Paper app and Pencil stylus are unlocking the creative potential of users by making it easier to simply create.

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Apple faces class-action lawsuit over alleged unfair work practices

Thousands of hourly-wage Apple workers – past and present – look set to take on the tech giant in court after a California judge gave a lawsuit against the company class-action status. The plaintiffs accuse Apple of violating California labor laws .

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Mark Your Calendars: iPhone 6 to launch in mid-September with iOS 8

Sources say that Apple will launch the iPhone 6 in mid-September. It's unknown if both the 4.7 and 5.5-inch models will launch during the event. Meanwhile, iOS 8 appears to be on track for its launch alongside the iPhone.

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Apple could release 12-inch Retina MacBook and 4K iMac or monitor late this year

A new report claims that Apple could be readying a new Retina MacBook and a 4K desktop or monitor for release this fall.

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Why that iOS ‘backdoor’ isn’t really a threat unless Big Brother is after you

Forensic scientist and iOS hacker Jonathan Zdziarski revealed what appears to be a backdoor in iOS. The backdoor could be used by hackers or the NSA to spy on iOS users, but is it really a danger to you?

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Newly acquired Apple patent shows how 3D photography could work in iPhone

Apple has recently acquired a patent for a 3D photography technology that could easily be implemented as an iPhone app. The technology requires the use of just a single lens, and no glasses are needed to view a 3D image.

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OS X Yosemite public beta could arrive sometime this month (Updated)

Though Yosemite isn't due out until sometime this fall, the public could get a good look at it pretty soon in the form of a public beta.

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How to sign up for the Apple OS X Yosemite beta, set to launch this summer (Updated)

Apple announced a beta program at WWDC 14 that will allow you to test out OS X Yosemite months before it's released. Here's how to sign up for the chance to do just that.

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Fleksy revamps Android keyboard app and tells us about iOS 8 plans

Fleksy added several new keyboard themes to its app. The company also said that it plans to offer premium emoji in the future and talked briefly about iOS 8.

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This spray promises to make your smartphone waterproof for $30

A company called Impervious can make your smartphone water-resistant, so long as you cough up at least $30. Waterproofing kits, which go for $40, are only available for the iPhone.

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Wacom brings Bamboo Paper app to Android and Windows 8

Wacom's popular iOS drawing app Bamboo Paper is now available on Android, Amazon's Fire OS, and Windows 8. Wacom will offer several premium packages for free for a short time.

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48 problems with iOS 7.1, and how to fix them

If you’ve been struggling with Apple’s latest platform update then you are not alone. We take a look some common iOS 7 problems right here and suggest a few potential fixes.

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Apple iTime patents hint at iWatch development plans

A newly approved Apple patent shows what may be early prototypes of the iWatch. Several designs are included in the patent, including a modular device and another called iTime.

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Apple orders between 70 to 80 million new iPhone 6 models

With just two months from the rumored launch of the iPhone 6, Apple appears to be increasing production significantly in order to prepare for a high level of demand this holiday season.

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iPhone 6 Rumors: Apple pencils in mid-September launch date for at least one model

Interested in Apple's next smartphone? Whether it's called the iPhone 6, the iPhone Air, or something completely different, we've got you covered on the most popular rumors, gossip, news, and speculation surrounding it.

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Typing trackers: the five best free keylogging tools for Windows and Mac

Check out this list of our favorite free keyloggers, which you can use to covertly monitor activity on your computer.

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Don’t be fooled by nostalgia: Running back to BlackBerry is still a mistake

Amazingly, there are some people out there recommending smartphone users swap their trusty devices for a BlackBerry phone.

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Nokia may offer MixRadio on iPhone and Android devices

Nokia's music-streaming service MixRadio will now be a spin off company. Its CEO Jyrki Rosenberg said that MixRadio is considering making apps for iOS and Android, too.

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Amazon introduces Kindle Unlimited: An endless book buffet for voracious readers

Amazon gets back into books in a big way with Kindle Unlimited, a $10 ebook subscription service that offers voracious readers a veritable smorgasbord of titles.

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Turn your iPhone or iPad into a field recorder with this Lightning microphone from Blue

Blue unveils its latest microphone, the Lightning-compatible Mikey Digital microphone. Users of the latest iPhones and iPads now have a supremely easy way to grab field recordings, do podcasts on the go, and more.

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It’s raining iPhone 6 components: Fingerprint sensor, camera, and battery leak

Apple simply can't contain the iPhone 6 rumors anymore. Recently, several components for the device have leaked online, including the battery, Touch ID sensor, and camera module.

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iTunes Pass now available in America, Australia, and the UK (Updated)

A new way of crediting money into iTunes has been launched. It's called iTunes Pass, and instead of using a gift card, Apple Store employees simply need to scan a pass inside the Passbook app on your device.

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FiftyThree brings premium iPad stylus Pencil to Europe

FiftyThree announced that its premium iPad stylus Pencil will now be available in Germany, France and the United Kingdom. Pencil is one of the best styli money can buy for drawing and note-taking.

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Apple and IBM join forces to create apps and sell iPads and iPhones to business

Apple and IBM announced a partnership Tuesday that could see sales of the Cupertino company's mobile devices to businesses increase dramatically. A slew of services to back up the deployment of the iPads and iPhones is also part of the deal.

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FitStar adds yoga workouts with superstar guru Tara Stiles

Popular fitness app FitStar announces the addition of its new yoga curriculum, led by popular yoga guru, Tara Stiles. The workouts grow and adapt to suit your needs, making it easier to get started.

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Fuel cells could give future Apple devices weeks of battery life

According to a report, Apple is working with British fuel cell firm Intelligent Energy in order to develop fuel cell batteries for its iPads and MacBooks, with the iPhone eventually receiving the technology.

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Woman killed by train trying to catch her iPad

21-year-old Aracelis Ayuso was killed this past weekend by a train. According to witnesses, she lost her grip on her iDevice and, while attempting to catch it, fell onto the tracks.

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iWatch Rumors: Apple to release three different models

Apple's iWatch has been one of the biggest secrets in tech for a couple years now. Here's a look at everything we know about it, from the team designing it to the features it might have.

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Apple assures China that its iPhone location tracking feature is not a threat

State-run network China Central Television aired a report, calling the iPhone a national security threat. The broadcast claims iOS 7's "Frequent locations" feature can be used to steal state secrets. Apple denies the claim.

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Hands on with the OtterBox Resurgence Power Case for iPhone 5S

We go hands on with OtterBox's new Resurgence Power Case for iPhone 5 and 5S, which adds protection and a full battery recharge.

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