Oscar RaymundoStaff Writer, Macworld

Oscar writes about iOS, mobile culture and digital music. He also hosts 'The iPhone Show' from Macworld's San Francisco HQ.

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Apple denies report it will stop selling iTunes music downloads in as little as two years

A new report claims that Apple is planning to "terminate" iTunes Store downloads in favor of Apple Music streaming.

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Facebook Messenger testing Snapchat-style disappearing messages for iOS

Potential version of the FB Messenger iOS app has a time-limit for your messages to remain visible.

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Uber might charge you extra for making your driver wait

Uber's pilot program will charge passengers a per-minute waiting fee after 2 minutes, or a $10 no-show fee after 5 minutes.

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Facebook unveils a new 360-degree video camera

Facebook will make the camera's hardware and software all open-source, starting this summer.

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You'll be able to get tickets from Ticketmaster and Eventbrite directly on Facebook

Facebook has partnered with Ticketmaster and Eventbrite to become a one-stop shop for events.

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Twitter adds a Message button so you can quickly share Tweets privately

Twitter amps up its Direct Messaging appeal by making it easier to send a Tweet in a private convo.

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Instagram expands to 60-second videos, verging into YouTube territory

The popular photo-sharing app aims to become a hub for longer video.

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Apple's Watch news: The Sport 38mm's price drops to $299, many new bands debut

Starting March 21, you can get the Apple Watch Sport 38mm for $299, and additional band options including more colors and an all-new woven nylon band.

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Check out the best high-tech music gadgets at SXSW 2016

From wearable music gloves to sound-augmenting earbuds, SXSW showcased the most cutting-edge tech for music lovers.

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Meet Sophia, the female humanoid robot and newest SXSW celebrity

Hanson Robotics' latest prototype may one day deliver super-intelligence with a smile, but right now she's just kind of rude.

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TV's 'Mr. Robot' will take on encryption as Apple's battle with the FBI rages on

At SXSW creator Sam Esmail said the show's second season will explore themes in the ongoing Apple-FBI fight.

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U.S. DOT: Google's self-driving tech doesn't fully qualify as a driver yet

Google wants its software to qualify as the driver of its autonomous cars, but the Department of Transportation says not so fast.

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Even Apple users can get some thrills in the Samsung Studio at SXSW

With the new Galaxy S7, Gear VR, and Gear S2 smartwatch, Samsung aims high to try to convert even longtime Apple fans.

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Google explains why its self-driving car crashed into that bus

The director of Google's Self-Driving Cars Project revealed why it could take 30 years for the company's fleet to master the road.

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The 5 biggest reveals from Apple's motion to dismiss the FBI's court order

On Thursday, Apple issued a motion to dismiss the FBI's court order. Here are five things we learned.

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