Why Apple Music might be worth $10 a month

After months of speculation, Apple today unveiled Apple Music service, a hybrid offering that combines music streaming, a 24/7 worldwide live radio station, and a platform that allows both establ…

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5 things you need to know about Apple OS X El Capitan

Apple kicked off its Worldwide Developers Conference today with a few announcements about OS X El Capitan, which will be available as a free download this fall.

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Get your head in the cloud: Kurzweil predicts humans will be artifically intelligent by 2030

While other brilliant minds like Stephen Hawking and Elon Musk have warned against the rise of artificial intelligence, Ray Kurzweil, famed inventor and futurist, and currently also Google’s director of engineering, is taking a vastly different approach to technological innovations on the AI front.

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Apple HomeKit support coming to Philips Hue this fall, will work with current light sources

Philips on Monday announced that its Hue intelligent lighting ecosystem will be compatible with Apple’s HomeKit smart home platform starting this fall.



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Windows Media Center is dead – here are the best alternatives

Windows Media Center
Microsoft recently announced that after a dozen years, it would no longer include support for Windows Media Center (WMC) in the upcoming Windows 10. Here’s how to set up a media center 2015-style.

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Tim Cook hints Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts could take stage today at WWDC

In an interview about the need for diversity in the tech industry, Apple Chief Executive Tim Cook hinted that women will be prominently featured onstage at today’s WWDC keynote, which could mean the highly anticipated on-stage debut of retail chief Angela Ahrendts.



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Apple’s WWDC event: iOS 9, music streaming on deck

At Apple’s annual developer’s conference, which kicks off Monday, the tech giant is expected to roll out the next version of iOS, new technology for the home, and a streaming music service.

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Rumor claims Apple wants to reach 100 million subscribers for Apple Music

For Apple Music, the streaming music service due to be unveiled later on Monday at WWDC, Apple is reportedly setting an incredibly lofty goal of signing up 100 million subscribers.



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WWDC attendees greeted with jackets featuring Apple Watch San Francisco font, Swift code

Attendees registering for Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference are being given a familiar jacket with a new flourish: text set in the company’s new internally created San Francisco font, along with a clever reference to Apple’s recently released Swift language.



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WWDC 2015 guaranteed to highlight growing gap between Apple and Google

While tech pundits have long insisted that Apple and Google are growing more alike as rivals in smartphone and tablet computing, this week’s WWDC should provide clear evidence that Apple is on a completely different track compared to the Android train operated by its formerly close iPhone services partner.



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Apple will unveil streaming music service on Monday, Sony chief confirms

In the midst of an interview at the annual Midem conference in Cannes on Sunday, Sony Music CEO Doug Morris confirmed Apple’s plans to unveil a streaming music service during next week’s WWDC keynote address.



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WWDC Deals: Amazon knocks $125 off Apple's new high-end 15" MacBook Pro, B&H offers 256GB 13" MacBook Air for $899

Ahead of Apple’s annual developers conference on Monday, two of the company’s authorized resellers are offering the lowest prices we’ve seen on the new M370X-equipped 15-inch MacBook Pro ($2,374.99) and last year’s 13″ MacBook Air with 256GB of storage ($899).



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Apple's HealthKit has yet to realize its potential, thanks to lackadaisical third-party support

Apple’s HealthKit, especially with the newly launched Apple Watch, is a fantastic way for apps and services to share health and fitness data openly with one another. Unfortunately, Apple’s own Health app is still being held back by short-sighted decisions some of the top fitness platforms, including my two favorites: RunKeeper and Fitbit.



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Tech Q&A: Data plans, dying computers, an app for buying wine and more

Kim Komando answers your question about going over your phone’s data limit, signs your computer is dying, an app to avoid paying too much for wine, and much more.

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Apple Pay to reportedly land in UK by summer

A report on Saturday claims Apple is finalizing plans to launch Apple Pay in the UK later this summer, which would mark the in-house payments service’s first international offering since rolling out in the U.S. last October.



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Review: Phiaton's BT 220 NC earbuds may sound good but are awkward to use

Phiaton’s BT 220 NC earbuds will certainly do the job for people who need a pair of Bluetooth headphones for their iPhone or iPad, but some basic inconveniences keep it from being something to recommend.



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