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AirPort users, don't ignore the latest firmware update! It patches a critical security bug

If you own an Apple Airport base station, install the latest update. It patches a memory exploit that could allow the execution of arbitrary code, in effect giving an attacker full control over the router.
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Apple brings summer camp indoors for tech-minded youngsters

An Apple Store might not be the traditional setting for summer camp, but tech-minded youngsters will certainly be tempted by the prospect of Apple Camp 2016.
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Google takes the the hassle out of 2-step verification

If you have 2-step Verification turned on, you know fumbling for your phone can be a hassle when you need to quickly login to a Google account. Not anymore -- Google has made the process simpler with push notification Google prompts.
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Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
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Read ebooks? You may be about to receive a payment from Apple

If you bought an ebook from Apple, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, or Kobo between between 2010 and 2012, you could be about to receive a payment. The refunds are linked to Apple's $450 million settlement of its long-running ebook price-fixing…
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India’s new rules might make it easier for Apple to (finally) open stores in the country

The Indian government has announced it's relaxing its local sourcing rules that companies needed to follow if they wanted an official retail presence in the country. The rule changes could pave the way for Apple Stores.
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Samsung imitates Apple’s ‘Shot on iPhone’ ads with the Galaxy S7

Samsung's latest advertisement campaign reminds us of Apple's "Shot on iPhone", minus all of the consumer touches that made it so popular. Timelapses and sweeping urban landscapes isn't for the average consumer.
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The FCC is finally moving forward on 5G

The FCC has laid out its plans for defining 5G radio spectrums, essentially kicking off the development of 5G in the U.S. This will make the U.S. the first country to define 5G spectrums.
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Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…
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Weekly Rewind: NASA's human tissue bounty, the iPhone's true cost, and more

In the tech world, a lot happens in a week. So much news goes on, in fact, that it's almost impossible for mere mortals with real lives to keep track of everything. That’s why we’ve compiled a quick and dirty list of the top 10 tech…
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6 hidden features we discovered in the MacOS Sierra beta

You know about Siri and picture-in-picture, but there's more to MacOS Sierra than what Apple announced last week. Here are six other features that every Mac fan should be looking forward to.
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Apple’s App Review Guidelines are now in comic-book format

When Apple released its incredibly complex, extremely technical set of app rules, it decided to do so in a rather unexpected format -- as a comic book. So if you want to read the App Store Review Guidelines, be prepared to for illustrations