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What works where: Outlook vs. Outlook vs. native apps

Office 2016 starts to unify the Exchange experience on the desktop, but native apps do better on mobile clients

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Seven Swift 2 enhancements every iOS developer will love

Apple makes good on Swift’s emphasis on performance, approachability, and ease in latest update

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Increasingly popular update technique for iOS apps puts users at risk

JSPatch could allow malicious developers to bypass Apple's strict application review process and access restricted iOS functions

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The sky is not falling on Apple or the iPhone

Despite Wall Street panic over soft iPhone sales, Apple's highly active users will keep the company in a sweet position

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'Shared iPad' in Apple's iOS 9.3 update is a big deal

Along with Night Shift mode and CarPlay enhancements, the upgrade adds useful features to the mobile OS

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An iPhone that can 'feel' your pain? Apple's latest acquisition could make it happen

The company has reportedly purchased AI startup Emotient

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13 critical questions for Apple heading into 2016

After a successful 2015, which saw the release of the iPhone 6s line and a new Apple TV, Apple faces some serious questions heading into 2016

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Hands-on: Livestream's Movi video camera takes multiple angles from one, big 4K video stream

Livestream's first handheld video camera, the Movi uses a single lens and an innovative iOS app to make one 4K video stream look like up to nine different shots. You can select close-ups and different cuts easily, resulting in...

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The app dev undead: 5 technologies limping along

Famo.us, io.js, JavaFX, Objective-C, and Spring.Net have all faded away, but for different reasons

2015: The Year in Hacks

The most innovative and damaging hacks of 2015

The year's most significant attacks highlight how hackers are changing tactics -- and how IT security must evolve in the year ahead

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Microsoft's Cortana digital assistant launches on iPhone and Android

Cortana heads to iOS and Android as a companion for Windows 10 PCs

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It's official: Mobile means only iOS and Android

Firefox OS has died, BlackBerry OS is unofficially dead, Sailfish is on life support, and Tizen is AWOL -- gone are the purported competitors

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Surprise! Mozilla just launched an ad blocker for iOS

Focus, a new content blocker for the iPhone and iPad, lets users control how they're tracked

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Mobile payment apps no safer than other mobile apps

A study of 10 popular mobile payment apps found they lack even the most basic security controls

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Android Marshmallow vs. iOS 9: Which has the better app permissions system?

Knowing what your apps are up to is more important than ever. How do the two leading mobile OSes stack up?

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Apple CEO rejects notion of iOS-powered laptops

Tim Cook dismisses idea of imitating Microsoft's Surface Book with a laptop that runs Apple's mobile OS

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Google engineers craft a Dart framework for iOS and Android

The UI framework uses its own rendering engine to draw widgets

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How a mobile app company found the XcodeGhost in the machine

Apple will face increasingly clever attempts to sneak malware into the App Store

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