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Apple patent describes headphones that flip upward to double as speakers

Apple's dreaming up wild and crazy headphones in the bowels of its engineering lab. These double as loudspeakers when flipped upward, effectively obviating the need for an external speakers.
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25 impressive cases and covers for iPad Air 2 and iPad Air

It looks great, it’s comfortable to hold, but even the iPad Air 2 needs some protection. Check out our top picks for the best iPad Air 2 cases to add function and style to your Apple tablet. We've got iPad Air too.
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YouTube begins rolling out live-streaming via app, starting with creators

YouTube has featured live-streaming on its desktop site since 2011, but the firm is ready to take on Facebook Live by bringing the feature to smartphones. It's available for creators now, but will see a wider rollout soon.
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Expect massive mobile data traffic growth from 2016 to 2021, Cisco says

Mobile traffic is expected to grow to 39 times its current volume between 2016 and 2021, according to data researchers at Cisco. Mobile devices expected to contribute an outsize amount as live-streaming video grows in popularity.
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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.
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AT&T’s flexible GoPhone gets a bit cheaper in time for tax season

AT&T's launching discounts just in time for tax season. Starting Friday, GoPhone prepaid customers can save on new devices including the ZTE Maven 2, the Apple iPhone 5S, and more.
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Next iPhone's production may begin earlier -- for a sped-up release date?

Apple's iPhone 7 was just released, but iPhone 7S and even iPhone 8 rumors are already heating up the internet. Here's everything you need to know about the iPhone 7S, as well as what we have heard so far about the iPhone 8.
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Apple and Austrailian banks continue to battle over NFC technology

In its latest submission to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), Apple claims that a group of Australia's largest banks is looking to “delay or even block” the expansion of Apple Pay.
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Apple reportedly requesting to sell refurbished iPhones in India — again

Now that Apple has secured a deal to manufacture iPhones in India for the local market only, the Cupertino company is reportedly revisiting its goal of selling refurbished iPhones in the country.
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Sales of Apple’s iPhone declined in China despite overall worldwide growth

Strong competition in China from local companies like Oppo, Huawei, and Vivo saw Apple sales decline in 2016. The iPhone maker wasn't the only one -- Samsung, too, ceded market share.
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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.
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100 awesome iPhone apps for 2017

The iPhone is the most popular smartphone in the world, and we want to bring out the best in yours. Our comprehensive, category-by-category, list of the best iPhone apps available, from time-saving productivity tools to fun apps you won’t…