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Apple iCloud: What it is, and What it Costs

Apple has revealed details on pricing for iCloud, along with the beta version of Here's a rundown of what the service is and what it'll do for users.

Apple Gets Chintzy With Back-to-School 'Deal'

This year's promotion offers only a gift card for apps with purchase of certain Macs, instead of pushing iPods as in the past.


Apple Sued by iCloud

An Arizona communications company says it's been calling itself iCloud long before Apple unveiled its new wireless syncing service.

Alternatives to Popular Tech Products

Who says technology is a popularity contest? You don't need to buy the most famous name in software or hardware to get great tools.

iOS 5 May Feature App Auto-Downloads

A wireless sync statement on iTunes hints of a new way to download apps and tunes may be coming in an iOS update.


Ubuntu Linux, Day 3: Dude, Where's My iTunes?

If I am going to completely switch to Ubuntu Linux, I need a means of syncing my iPhone and iPad, but there is no native Linux version of iTunes.

iCloud to Cost $25 Yearly (Eventually)

Apple will offer the multimedia storage service free initially.


Apple iCloud: 5 Burning Questions

Apple has gone out of its way to quench speculation about its upcoming announcement at WWDC by saying what will be introduced at the conference, but that still leaves these big questions about the upcoming iCloud services.

WWDC Keynote: Rumor Roundup

Rumors are flying about what Apple will announce at its Worldwide Developers Conference. Here's a rundown of some of the possibilities.

Apple to Mirror Music Libraries in Cloud Service, Report Says

Apple's so-called iCloud is expected to scan your library and mirror its selection on its servers, sometimes resulting in better versions of the music files.