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The Verdict: Should you pay for Apple Music when the free trial ends?

The Macworld staff is ready to unplug our current streaming services, and crank Apple Music up to 11.

3 things we love about Apple Music

So far, Apple's streaming music service is making our ears very happy.

3 things we hate about Apple Music

Apple's streaming service has hit a few sour notes.

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Streaming-music consumption is exploding, with music videos leading the way

This could spell trouble for services such as Spotify and Pandora that don’t offer music videos, while services that do have video must compete with YouTube’s free offerings.

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Showtime debuts a la carte streaming for $11 on Apple TV and iOS

The network's new channel comes with a month-long free trial.

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Ecobee becomes the first HomeKit thermostat

Setting your home's temperature with Siri voice controls just became a reality.

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Why Sony vows to stay in the smartphone business: The Internet of Things

Squashing sale rumors, Sony's Hiroki Totoki says the smartphone plays too important of a role in controlling a vast array of connected devices.

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Apple confirms it's trying to fix Home Sharing for iOS 9

Updating iOS for Apple Music disables streaming iTunes songs from a Mac, and it'll stay that way for at least a couple more months.

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ZyXel NWA1123-AC Wireless Access Point review: Made for business, but great for the home, too

This versatile networking device has more features than many homeowners really need, but advanced users will dig it.

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Shazam and SoundCloud release big updates to take on Apple Music

Popular music apps bet on new features, artist engagement and Apple Music integrations.

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Microsoft renames Xbox Music Groove Music, drops Xbox branding from video store

Xbox Music doesn't require an Xbox. Obvious, right? The renaming may help, but the service could also use a lot more subscribers.

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12 little-known tips and tricks for Apple Music

Once you figure out the basics, there's so much more to explore in Apple's new streaming service.

The Adventures of Precsilla, Queen of the Desert

With the best movies on Netflix, Amazon, and Hulu, who needs fireworks?

Kick off the summer in earnest by watching some great summer-time flicks.

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Plex hacker demands Bitcoin ransom for return of data

The hacker is threatening to release the data if a ransom is not paid in bitcoins.

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Nexia Home Intelligence adds support for multi-sensors

A single multi-sensor can detect motion, vibration, temperature, humidity and light.