Caitlin McGarryStaff Writer, TechHive

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Caitlin covers Apple news, health and fitness tech, and social networks from IDG's New York bureau.

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5 high-tech gadgets to upgrade your next cookout

Take your outdoor events to the next level with the Coolest Cooler, JBL Xtreme Bluetooth speaker, GoSun Sport Solar Stove, Goal Zero Nomad 20 solar panel, and Thermacell Trailblazer mosquito-repelling lantern.

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No, Apple isn't buying rival streaming service Tidal

Jimmy Iovine says Apple has no interest in acquiring Jay-Z's music app.

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12 little-known tips and tricks for Apple Music

Apple Music's reboot in iOS 10 brought a fresh look and new ways to navigate the streaming service.

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Sonos speakers to get voice control in 2017, with a big assist from Amazon's Alexa

Sonos is giving its speaker experience a boost with app improvements, deeper Spotify integration, and Alexa's assistance.

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Touchscreen intercom Nucleus debuts with Alexa integration for hands-free control

The $250 device is available on Amazon and at Lowe's stores nationwide starting August 4.

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First look: Prisma makes cold-brew coffee in 10 minutes flat

GE Appliances and FirstBuild are back with another crowdfunded appliance. This time, it's a futuristic coffee machine.

Apple Music debuts June 30 — all the ways you love music, all in one place.

Apple's song royalty rate proposal would hit Spotify right in the wallet

The music streaming wars are being fought even in the details of copyright law.

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Jabra Halo Smart review: If you're all talk, this Bluetooth headset is a solid choice

Jabra's $80 wireless headphones are designed for people who take a lot of calls on their smartphone.

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BitTorrent takes on cable with live news network on Apple TV and OS X

BitTorrent News aims to bring an "independent voice" to election coverage, starting with the Republican National Convention.

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Every change coming to Apple Music in iOS 10

Apple is simplifying its streaming music service, starting with design.

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Withings Body Cardio scale review: Goes way beyond weight, for a price

This $180 scale gives you a "mini annual physical" every day, which is probably more than most people need. But it's really, really cool.

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30 must-know secrets and shortcuts for your Apple TV

Tips and tricks to getting the most out of Apple's fourth-gen set-top box.

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Samsung's over-the-top Family Hub smart fridge is now on sale

Keeping your food cold is so 20th century. Samsung's new fridge streams music and orders groceries for you.

Apple Music debuts June 30 — all the ways you love music, all in one place.

Apple Music may get retuned in June

Apple realizes its streaming music service would be much more successful if it were easier to use.

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Facebook's Terragraph project aims to replace fiber with fast, low-cost Wi-Fi

The company will pilot its program in San Jose later this year.