6 things I want to see in iOS 6

WWDC starts Monday morning, with the likely preview of iOS 6 planned for the keynote. Here's a list of the things I want to see out of the latest mobile operating system from Apple: improved notifications, better inter-app communication, updated Siri, AirDrop and more.…

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7 iOS features I wish Apple would bring to the Mac

This summer Apple continues the strategy begun with OS X Lion of integrating some iOS features into OS X. iMessage, system-level Twitter integration and notifications were great additions, but there are still features not in Mountain Lion that I'd like to see migrate from iOS.…

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5 music-focused iTunes alternatives for Mac

iTunes may be great for syncing your iOS devices, or buying songs, movies, apps and books, but it's not exactly the most nimble music player anymore. Here are five great Mac-compatible alternatives that focus on the music, without the bloat that iTunes brings.…

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iPad or Kindle Fire: Which should you buy?

Amazon's first foray into the tablet market, the Kindle Fire, is widely perceived as the first real competitor to the iPad. Here's an outline of how the two compare, and which is better suited to which kind of gift recipient this holiday season.…

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7 Lion annoyances and how to fix them

With every OS upgrade, there's always some new annoyances that pop up, and since Lion is such a big update to OS X, it stands to reason that it has more annoyances than usual. Here's how to remedy seven of them quickly and easily.…

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