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You’re about to lose your wallet … to Apple Pay. Here’s what you need to know

Apple Pay could usher in the era of mobile payments and change the way we buy things. Here's how it works, the security behind it, where you can use it, and why the timing is perfect.

Mobile

DT Giveaway: Enter for a chance to win a 64GB iPhone 6!

Want to win a brand new, unlocked iPhone 6, courtesy of the fine folks at MapHook. We've got a device here, ready to go. Enter today to win!

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iPad Air 2 vs iPad Mini 3: How do Apple’s two newest iPads stack up against each other?

Apple lifted the veil on two new versions of its popular iPad with the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3. We stack the two side by side to see how each differs.

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The best part about the new iPads is Apple’s deal on the old iPads

Few expected the most recent Apple event to reveal such competitively priced and compelling tablets. No, we're not talking about the iPad Air 2 and the iPad Mini 3. We mean last year's models.

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Your iPhone is peanut butter, your Mac is jelly, and OS X Yosemite is the sandwich

Apple OS X Yosemite tries to marry mobile functionality with desktop design. The result is a great pairing.

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iMac Retina vs. Dell XPS 27 Touch vs. standard iMac: Which all-in-one wins out?

Here is how the new iMac with Retina Display compares with Apple's highest-end non-Retina iMac, along with its closest Windows-based competitor.

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The FBI doesn’t like phone encryption, says it makes crimes harder to solve

In a speech delivered by FBI director James Comey, it's warned that the agency should have access to encrypted communications of those suspected of crimes, otherwise he believes it makes it harder to enforce the law.

Mobile

Apple’s new iPads let you switch LTE networks without changing your SIM card

Apple's new iPad Air 2 will have an Apple SIM card that lets users switch between LTE networks with the tap of a finger. No more changing SIM cards!

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Apple’s Oct. 16 iPad and Mac event is over — Thanks for joining our live chat!

Here are our detailed instructions on how to view Apple's live feed, and if you want to have some fun, join our chatroom for the event and chat with DT staff.

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After years of living in the shadows, the Mac Mini finally gets updated

After years of being ignored, the Mac Mini has finally been updated. Coming in Intel Core i5 and i7 configurations, the Mac Mini ships today and will go for $500. Read on for more.

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These retailers and companies will support Apple Pay on October 20

Here is a list of all the vendors, retailers, and companies that plan to support Apple Pay when it launches in October. Find out if your favorite retailer is onboard.

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Apple’s iPad Air 2 gets thinner, faster, adds Touch ID and new camera features

Apple's back with new iPad tablets, just weeks after launching the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus.

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Mac OS X Yosemite is out and ready for download starting today

Mac OS X Yosemite has just been fully launched by Apple, and is available for download starting today.

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