Comment: A news focused Apple Start Page would be a welcome upgrade for Safari

A few weeks ago, I was having some issues where I couldn’t get my VPN to work on my laptop. I was running the beta of macOS Catalina, so I decided to fix the problem by just reformatting and setting up my laptop from scratch. Thanks to iCloud and the Mac App Store, doing a new install of macOS is pretty easy time-wise. It did 23 hours ago

This week’s top stories: iOS 13.1.3, Beats Solo Pro, 16-inch MacBook Pro, and more

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Apple engineer explains how the incredibly useful Security Code AutoFill feature came to be

One of the most useful new features to come to iOS over the last several years 21 hours ago

Apple Arcade adds player-vs-player Pac-man and baseball games, plus three more titles

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The best relaxing, renaming and recreation-ing apps this week

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Roku Smart Soundbar review: Easy controls make a big difference

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Where did that go? Find the parts of iTunes now spread throughout different apps in macOS Catalina

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Basketball without cable: A cord-cutter's guide to the NBA

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