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iPhone 5 goes on sale around the globe

At Apple Stores across the U.S. and in eight other countries, the iPhone 5 has arrived. We've got reports and pictures from New York, London, and Paris.

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197 reasons you should upgrade to iOS 6 immediately

Forget about the 200 new features and updates Apple talks about, there are 197 flaws and vulnerabilities fixed in iOS 6.

iPhone 5 thieves break into mobile shops in Japan hours before launch

Police said at least 191 handsets were stolen from multiple shops in the hours before they opened for business Friday

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Samsung plans to drag iPhone 5 into Apple patent suit

Samsung Electronics intends to drag the iPhone 5 into an ongoing patent lawsuit with Apple, according to documents filed with a U.S. court. For its part, Apple expects to extend its suit to include the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 and the latest version of Android, Jelly Bean.

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Three surprising ways iOS 6 can boost your productivity

There's more to Apple's new operating system than just a fancy new maps app. Find out how it can help you sail through your workday.

Apple releases iOS 6

As promised, Apple on Wednesday released iOS 6, the newest version of its operating system for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch.

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Groups to file net neutrality complaint against AT&T over FaceTime

Advocacy groups plan to file a complaint against AT&T, alleging violating the U.S. FCC's net neutrality rules.

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Windows Phone fails to gain traction in second quarter

About 5.4 million Windows Phone devices were sold in the quarter, for a 3.5 percent market share, up from 2.3 percent a year previously.

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Want a new iPhone 5? Waiting for your current contract to expire is the hardest part

Consumers upgrade to new smartphones when contracts expire rather than pay high out-of-contract costs.

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iOS 6 arrives on Sep. 19

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The OS update will be free and available for the iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, and iPhone 4S, along with the second- and third-generation iPads.