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Why California's kill-switch mandate might save your phone

You may not live in California, but should that state's legislature pass a bill mandating kill-switch technology for smartphones and tablets, the implications will be felt far beyond the borders of the Golden State.

Report: Apple planning a move into mobile payments service

The company would compete against Google, PayPal, Square and others if it enters this zone.

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BlackBerry moves to block sales of Typo keyboard

The company claims Ryan Seacrest designed the keyboard to replace his BlackBerry

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Box overhauls iOS apps and offers 50GB of free storage for life

Revamp brings intuitive interface, faster document rendering, and progressive loading of photos.

Pressure-detecting Sensus case makes your entire iPhone a touchscreen

Who doesn’t need a touch- and pressure-sensitive pads on the back and sides of their iPhone 5s?

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LaCie brings 1TB of wireless storage to iPad, iPhone

LaCie's Fuel drive solves the problem of limited storage in the iPad and iPhone.

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2013 in Video: Apple's year in review

Relive Apple's highs and lows with this video review of the company's 2013 product releases.

Apple's 2013 in review

Apple, once dominant in the smartphone and tablet arenas, saw increasing competition that took away its market share in 2013. Take a look back at Apple's biggest moments in 2013 in this year end review from IDG News Service.

Apple and China Mobile sign deal to sell iPhones

The deal could help Apple grow its market share in China when it kicks in next month.

China issues 4G TD-LTE licenses, paving the way for more iPhone sales

For now, China is only issuing licenses to operate LTE TDD networks

SkyDrive now auto-uploads photos from iOS devices

Although iOS users may want to store their photos within Apple's iCloud, Microsoft now gives them the option of autouploading them to SkyDrive.

Apple's rumored PrimeSense buy may open Siri's eyes

If Apple absorbs perceptual computing pioneer PrimeSense, it could mean intriguing possibilities for future Apple products, including iPhones with computer vision and even wearable computing.