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CEO George Kurian on NetApp's strategic partnership with Google

IDG Enterprise Editor in Chief Eric Knorr talks with George Kurian, CEO at NetApp, about its strategic relationship with Google, which will combine advancements in computing and data management for the companies' joint customers.

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The case for Apple’s iMessage on Android

Apple should bring iMessage to Android, not just for consumers, but for its own bottom line.

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Mother’s Day gift: Create a photo book in Apple Photos for Mac

Mother’s Day is May 13. Get your order in now to make sure it arrives on time.

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How Spotify’s new free tier could put a dent in Apple Music’s subscriber base

Spotify’s new app update gives its free tier access to hundreds of on-demand songs and a heavy focus on personalization, and it just might be better than Apple Music.

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Spotify ups its game, pruning Apple’s product tree, Apple-related odds and ends: Macworld Podcast episode 602

Will Spotify’s new features keep Apple Music at bay? Which Apple product should the company put to rest? We also talk about various other Apple news and feature your comments and questions.

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The biggest AI startup deals of 2018

Total investments in U.S. venture-backed artificial intelligence companies topped $1.9 billion in the first quarter of 2018, the highest ever. Here's where the money went.

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Amazon's custom Alexa Blueprints skills show how far ahead of Siri and Google Assistant it is

Amazon has released a super-easy tool for anyone to make their own Alexa skill, and you won't find anything like for Siri or Google Assistant.

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Apple’s premium news service, eGPUs, HomePod and watchOS rumors: Macworld Podcast episode 601

Apple could start its own subscription news service. What’s it like to use an external graphics card with a Mac? Could a cheaper HomePod be coming soon? What’s the deal with watchOS faces? We also feature your comments and questions

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Apple is poised to take another swing at news subscriptions and this time it might work

A new report from Bloomberg claims that Apple is poised to launch a new premium news service based on its acquisition of the Texture app. Here's why it might work this time around.

App dev trends going hot -- and cold

21 hot programming trends—and 21 going cold

Hot or not? From the web to the motherboard to the training ground, get the scoop on what’s in and what’s out in app dev

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Microsoft's new Cortana chief plans to put her smarts in more places

PCWorld sits down with Javier Soltero, who is now responsible for the Cortana digital assistant within Microsoft, to explain Microsoft's new strategy.

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Apple's building a massive TV studio, but shows reportedly won’t debut before 2019

A new report outlines Apple strategy for its first slate of TV programming, which will be lighter and more family-friendly than Netflix and HBO.

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How to catch March Madness without paying for cable TV

Our cord-cutter's guide will show you how you can watch every game in the tournament for free.

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Report: Apple is killing off the iTunes LP format

The company will stop taking new LP submissions after March, and phase out sales of them throughout 2018.

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The best—and worst—Netflix original movies

Netflix has produced a considerable number of films. Our guide will help you decide which ones are worth watching, and which are to be avoided.

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Best TV streaming service: YouTube TV vs. SlingTV vs. Hulu vs. PlayStation Vue, and all the rest

Is SlingTV better than Hulu, or should cord cutters subscribe to PlayStation Vue? Or YouTube TV? We compare all the TV streaming services, and one rises to the top.

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YouTube TV review:The new streaming bundle sweet spot

This is best streaming bundle (for those who can get it).

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SAP turns to prepay and iOS to mobilize SAP Cloud Platform usage

SAP is looking to tried-and-tested methods from the mobile world to boost usage of its platform-as-a-service offering.

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