Caitlin McGarryStaff Writer, Macworld

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Facebook puts a celebrity twist on live-streaming video

The company is taking aim at Periscope and Meerkat with a VIP-only live-streaming feature.


Read-it-later app Pocket testing recommendations in public beta

Pocket wants to be the "Save Button for the Internet," and it needs your help.

FuelBand buyers eligible for $25 gift cards in Nike, Apple settlement

Nike will cover the costs of settling the class-action suit that alleged the FuelBand didn't work as promised.

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Spotify challenges Apple Music's superior playlists with Discover Weekly

Maybe algorithms know you better than humans after all.

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Facebook tests buy button on Pages to help small businesses sell you stuff

The social network's e-commerce efforts go beyond the News Feed and into your favorite businesses' pages.

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No, Facebook isn't building an Apple Music rival

The social network will reportedly take aim at YouTube with News Feed music videos.


Prince shakes up streaming by pulling music from Spotify, Rdio, and Deezer

The Purple One's Apple Music absence now makes sense.

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First look at Apple Music: Siri and Beats 1 turn streaming on its ear

Siri integration, a 24-hour live radio station, music videos, and tailored recommendations prove Apple isn't messing around when it comes to Music.

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Apple Music makes its debut with iOS 8.4, out now

See if Apple's new streaming service lives up to the hype with a free 3-month trial.


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How Taylor Swift convinced Apple to switch gears on music streaming

America's pop princess decided to withhold her latest album from Apple Music over royalty payments.


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Review: Sensoria's smart socks are a futuristic novelty that no runner really needs

Intelligent clothing promises to improve your athletic performance, but practical solutions like fitness trackers and running apps are more useful.

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Typo's BlackBerry-style iPhone cases are officially off the market

After a year-long battle with BlackBerry, Typo agrees to stop selling its QWERTY cases for iPhones.

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How Google took a page from Apple to secure Android Pay

Android Pay is incredibly similar to Apple Pay, and not just the name.

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Google launches new Photos app with editing tools and free unlimited storage

Google spins out the best parts of Google+ into new stand-alone app.

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How to prevent the new Messages bug from crashing your iPhone

Don't let a string of Unicode lock you out of your phone.