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Sapphire usage in smartphones set to soar, study finds

Demand for the material will nearly triple over the next several years as handset makers eye sapphire as durable cover material for lenses, buttons, and displays, according to IHS.

By October 14, 2013

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Gold iPhone 5S backordered online in US, elsewhere

A few minutes after sales began online, customer demand began outstripping supply for Apple's high-end iPhone in the new gold color. Silver and "space gray" fared better.

By September 20, 2013

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Freebie Friday: Get a free year of SiriusXM Internet radio

No, Siriusly, it's totally free, no strings attached. You don't even have to provide a credit card.

By September 28, 2012

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40 ways to fix your PC before you call an expert

Windows can be scary place if you're no computer expert and your PC goes wrong, but most glitches can be solved by following these tips.

By September 21, 2012

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Two free Mac antivirus apps compared

The donationware ClamXav and the free Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac combine real-time protection, automatic updates, and on-demand malware scanners to help prevent infections.

By April 26, 2012

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How to reinstall OS X after malware infection

While instructions are available to remove the latest malware threats for OS X, some may choose to simply reinstall OS X and start from a clean slate.

By April 6, 2012

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Smithsonian turns to 3D to bring collection to the world

A new effort under way at the world's largest museum and research institution could eventually mean more of its 137 million objects will be publicly available, even if just via 3D digital models.

By February 24, 2012

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Free Android antivirus apps fail to cut it

A variety of free antivirus apps for Android devices proved unreliable, according to a recent test conducted by AV-Test.

By November 15, 2011

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DevilRobber trojan steals Bitcoins and data

A new Trojan horse being distributed through pirated software for OS X will try to scam the Bitcoin network and steal personal information.

By October 31, 2011

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Q&A: MacFixIt Answers

MacFixIt Answers is a weekly feature in which we answer questions e-mailed in by our readers. We welcome alternative approaches and views from readers and encourage you to post your own suggestions in the comments.

By September 23, 2011