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Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes 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 apps on sale in the iOS App Store.
Mobile

Verizon is giving cellular customers free data — if they stream through Fios

Verizon wants you to stream more with its Fios service, and it's now giving customers free data to do so -- a move that wouldn't have been allowed under the FCC's previous leadership.
Mobile

Apple is strictly enforcing its rules against third-party app update services

Apple has begun sending notices out to developers warning them about using third-party services for app updates. What does that mean? Apps will now only update through the App Store -- which could help make apps safer.
Computing

Apple's 'rite-of-passage' training in California for Geniuses may be over

Apple's 'Geniuses' may be far less experienced in the future, as one source claims that it has scrapped its traditional on-campus training course with one that is entirely self-guided.
Web

Google’s next-gen reCAPTCHA test will disappear if it concludes you’re human

Google's getting rid of one of the internet's biggest -- and most persistent -- annoyances: reCAPTCHA tests. The new version will automatically disappear when it detects a human user.
Mobile

Some Google Pixel phones have a microphone issue, but Google implemented a fix.

Some owners of Google's high-end Pixel smartphone are experiencing issues related to the microphone. The company's urging them to return the affected units for a working replacement.
Mobile

8 annoying iPad Pro problems, and what to do about them

Having trouble with Apple's larger-than-life tablet? We've rounded up a few potential fixes and workarounds for some of the most common problems facing the iPad Pro, so you can whip your iPad back into shape.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes 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 apps on sale in the iOS App Store.
Computing

Now you can buy refurbished 2016 MacBook pros without Touch Bars

It looks like enough people have returned 2016 MacBook Pros without Touch Bars that you can now pick up one from the Apple refurbished store. They're available with a few hundred dollars off, but supply may vary.
Mobile

Apple’s iTunes store puts females at forefront on International Women’s Day

Tech companies around the world are celebrating International Women's Day in their own way, and for Apple, that celebration is manifesting itself on one of its most visible platforms -- iTunes.
Mobile

Apple is taking its clean energy promise to Japan and the open sea

On Wednesday, Apple announced that its component supplier Ibiden has become the first company in Japan to pledge that it will "power all of its Apple manufacturing with 100 percent renewable energy."
Business

Report: Apple placating China with ad policies affecting Chinese-language media

Apple may be censoring ads in China at the behest of local government officials. It's seen as an attempt to curry favor with the regime, and, by extension, grow its foothold in the exceedingly profitable region.