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Five products Apple needs to put to rest

It's time for Apple to do a little pruning of the product tree.

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Apple releases updates for iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4 High Sierra

The updates include security patches and a fix for iPhones.

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Get a new MacBook Pro for $265 off with Best Buy's one-day sale

You can also get up to $100 off last year's 9.7-inch iPad.

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Mingis on Tech: All about Android security

Google's Android operating system sometimes gets unfairly maligned as being weak on security. Computerworld blogger JR Raphael explains why that's a misconception.

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The best privacy and security apps for Android

Forget malware scanners or over-the-top security suites: These are the apps that'll actually improve your security and protect your privacy on Android.

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Buy last year's 9.7-inch iPad at Walmart for 25% off

If you don't need the Apple Pencil, this is a fantastic deal.

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Get a RavPower wireless charger for $9 today, the cheapest we've seen it

If you're looking for a Qi-compatible wireless charger on the cheap, Amazon's got a great deal.

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The best rugged cases for the iPhone 8 Plus

Whether you need waterproofing or just protection from drops, these cases will get the job done.

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Lenovo Tab 4 8 Plus and Home Assistant Pack review: A middling tablet is a poor Alexa speaker

The Lenovo's Tab 4 8 Plus is an OK Android tablet on its own, but the Home Assistant Pack accessory doesn't do Alexa justice.

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The best calculator apps for the iPhone and iPad

You can do better than Apple's default calculator app.

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Confused about mobile platforms? You’re not alone. Here’s clarity.

Finally: Here are answers to the questions everyone suddenly has about mobile and IoT platforms.

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Best Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ cases: Top picks in every style

If you want a case for your new Galaxy S9, check out our list to find the one that's right for you.

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How to get all of the Apple Watch Activity achievements

Trying to snag every Activity badge? Here's a full list of every achievement and what you need to do to get it.

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How to use a strong passcode to better secure your iPhone

With at least two companies selling technology that can be used by law enforcement and government agencies to unlock iPhones, this would be a good time to safeguard your information with a stronger passcode. Here's how.

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Wireless charging over distance just got a boost

Companies developing wireless charging that can be projected up to several meters away have partnered with electronics industry stalwarts, paving the way for actual product shipments this year.

GrayKey: What you need to know about this iPhone hacker and how to protect yourself

Updated information about a turnkey, automated cracking system marketed to law enforcement makes it clear users should pick longer passcodes.

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iOS 11.4: Public beta 2 released, focusing on bug fixes.

Apple has to release AirPlay 2 and Messages in iCloud eventually, right?

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Android P's flagrant iPhone X imitation shows how little Google is innovating

We already now that Android P will be bringing iPhone X-style notch support, but now Google has inadvertently outed a new gesture-based navigation system as well. What happened to Android's innovation?

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