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Apple Pulls iOS 8 Update: Here’s How To Fix Your Phone

Apple said Wednesday that it was pulling its latest iOS 8 update after users of the iPhone 6 reported that the software essentially rendered their phones useless.

09/24/2014

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Five New iPhone Features With iOS 8

As usual, Apple’s latest iPhone–which goes on sale on Friday–is in big demand, but current iPhone customers can take advantage of some nice features in the company’s latest mobile operating system, iOS 8.

09/19/2014

Apple CEO Tim Cook speaks during an Apple special event at the Flint Center for the Performing Arts on September 9, 2014 in Cupertino, California. Apple unveiled the Apple Watch wearable tech and two new iPhones, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Faithful Begin Lining Up For New iPhone

Want the new “Phablet”? Get in line, WBBM’s Mike Krauser reports.

09/18/2014

Apple Launch iTunes Music Store In London

The Death Of the iPod: Music Player That Changed The World Is Gone

Lost in all the buzz over Apple’s new “wearable device” and bigger, badder phones, was the death of the device that was the patriarch of the company’s portable digital revolution.

09/11/2014

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Watch Justin Timberlake & Jimmy Fallon Star in the New iPhone Ads

Already, there are promos online for the iPhone 6 — and the company recruited some big names to help sell them.

09/10/2014

Apple's wrist device patent. (Credit: U.S. Patent Office)

Apple Watch To Make Debut September 9 With New iPhone?

The long-anticipated unveiling of Apple’s first smart watch may be coming sooner than initially thought.

08/27/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Maya Angelou Dies And Brad Pitt Attacked

This week a beloved author passed, an A-lister was attacked, and two music moguls got $3 billion richer.

05/30/2014

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A Reminder That Some Fun Things Are Not On The App Store

There’s not an app for everything.

04/29/2014

A diagram of the walk and text feature in Apple's patent. (Credit: U.S. Patent Office)

Apple Patent Aims To Allow For Safe Texting And Walking

Walking and texting just might become as easy as walking and chewing gum at the same time.

04/01/2014

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Must-See US Technology Conventions In 2014

Among the must-see technology conventions to visit are the Cloud Expo in New York, E3 2014 in Los Angeles, MacWorld/iWorld and Dreamforce in San Francisco and South by Southwest in Austin.

02/04/2014

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Siri Co-Developer From Chicago Talks Future Of Computers

We know her name – Siri – and we know her voice, but few of us know that one of her co-developers is a Chicagoan.

CBS 2–01/09/2013

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Holiday Shopping Online: Sites For Cyber Monday And Beyond

The money has to go a little further this year. Here are some of our favorite sites to visit for deals on Cyber Monday and throughout the holiday season.

11/07/2012

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Chicago’s Gourmet Caramel Apples

Nothing screams fall like crunching into a delicious caramel apple. There are a few places around Chicago, and one just a little further, to satisfy this craving that comes at this time of year. They also make great hostess gifts, or a dessert if sliced…

10/23/2012

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Best Darn Apple Cider Around Chicago

Nothing screams fall like apples! And when the weather starts to get a bit chilly, nothing warms us up like a hot cup of apple cider. Whether you find you need a mug while you’re out apple picking in the suburbs or just stopping to get one in the city, these places are offering up some of the best.

10/04/2012

New Apple Maps Misses Mark In Chicago

Apple’s new map application has been getting widespread bad reviews, and it misses the mark on some key spots in Chicago.

09/28/2012

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Long-Awaited iPhone 5 Officially Goes On Sale

The long-awaited iPhone 5 officially goes on sale Friday, and retailers are hoping they’ll have enough in stock to meet the demand.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2012

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Back-To-School Shopping Season Brings Big Deals From Retailers

It’s the second biggest shopping season of the year – back-to-school shopping, when American consumers will spend some $30 billion.

CBS 2–08/08/2012

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5 Best Educational Apps To Download

Education and technology are becoming increasingly integrated, and keeping up on all of the new educational applications for kids is important. One of the biggest struggles is not finding an app; it is finding the appropriate app.

08/01/2012

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Best Buy Burglars Take Big Bite Of Apple Inventory

Officially, police say a preliminary report shows 60 iPads, 11 Apple laptops and 10 GPS devices were stolen from the store at an estimated value of $42,000.

05/07/2012

Walter Jacobson

Walter’s Perspective: Tax Day Not Fair On The Little Guy

Tax Day is not a good day for me, or for millions of Americans like me, digging deep for the IRS — while hearing on the news that President Barack Obama’s digging shallow, paying just a 20% tax rate; and Mitt Romney’s hardly digging at all, paying a 14% percent rate on the $20 million he earned last year.

CBS 2–04/17/2012

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