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What developers want from iOS 10

Apple is expected to take the wraps off the next version of iOS, tvOS, watchOS, and OS X at WWDC. We spoke to some app developers to find out what's on their wish lists.

COMPONENTS

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 review highlights: The 6 key things you need to know

Nvidia's GeForce GTX 1080 is real, and it's spectacular. We break down why.

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6 ways Apple can improve Apple Music

Apple Music's anniversary is coming soon. Hopefully, Apple commemorates the event with much-needed improvements. Here are a few suggestions.

SOFTWARE

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Windows Continuum: What happened when I used a Windows 10 phone as my PC

One week, one Windows phone, and a few peripherals. Why did I sign up for this again?

CONSUMER TECHNOLOGY

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TV tech terms demystified, part four: LED backlighting

They enable thinner flat-panel TVs and save energy, but until just recently, the color has been inferior to what older technologies delivered, leaving us to sing the LED backlight blues.

SOFTWARE

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The hidden software tricks AMD and Nvidia use to supercharge VR gaming

With VR gaming, hardware's only part of the equation.

SOFTWARE

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Digit is a money-saving iOS app that will change how you manage your cash

The future of finance is automated apps that analyze your accounts and know how much to save and spend.

Expert Opinion

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Apple doesn't need its own gadgets to dominate the smart home

If you believe the weekend rumors, Apple will announce a connected-home platform next week at WWDC. But before you get too excited about an iThermostat and an iFridge and an iCamera watching you sleep, consider this: If Apple does get into the home-automation market, that doesn't necessarily mean it'll make smart-home gadgets of its own.

Editors Pick

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Justin.tv goes off the air

With all signs pointing to a Google purchase of Twitch, the company behind Justin.tv has shut down the live video service.

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Verizon fires back at FCC over data throttling

The FCC called out Verizon for its plans to throttle customers with unlimited data plans who use the most data, so the carrier responded.

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Business faces backlash after threatening $500 fines for negative Yelp reviews

Businesses who don't know how to manage their social media presence should remember that the Internet can be vicious.

Latest Product Reviews

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Key Ingredient kitchen tablet review: Yummy recipes can't rescue this crummy tablet

Meatballs. Giant bacon-wrapped meatballs. The Key Ingredient Recipe tablet suggested this fantastic idea to me when I searched for a meatball recipe. It's a good thing the meatballs were tasty, because that's about the only thing this tablet gets right.