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AT&T’s New Cell Plans Eliminate Data Overage Fees

AT&T has unveiled a new set of mobile plans that trade data overage fees for a speed cap. Switching to the new plans may save you money or give you more data for the same amount; check with AT&T for your particular situation.Show full article

T-Mobile and Sprint Announce Unlimited Data (for Higher Prices)

Cellular carriers T-Mobile and Sprint have announced new unlimited data plans, but there are catches involved, and the prices often end up being higher than the previous plans.Show full article

New Parallels Desktop 12 Improves Speed, Gains Take Control Book

A major upgrade to Parallels Desktop brings improved performance and new features, plus a brand-new Take Control book.Show full article

Dealing with Send to Kindle’s 50 MB Limit

For those reading ebooks on a Kindle, or in the Kindle iOS app, there’s a 50 MB file size limitation in Amazon’s Send to Kindle app and email service that can cause troubles. Adam Engst explains the situation and provides some workarounds.Show full article

Setting Up and Using Find My iPhone

Find My iPhone, once a premium feature of Apple’s MobileMe service, is now an essential tool in helping you find lost devices and protecting your privacy should a device be lost or stolen. Josh Centers explains how to set up and use Find My iPhone.Show full article

TidBITS Watchlist: Notable Software Updates for 22 August 2016

Notable software releases this week include LaunchBar 6.7.2 and OmniFocus 2.6.2.Show full article

ExtraBITS for 22 August 2016

We have just two ExtraBITS for you this week: famed New York City Apple shop Tekserve is auctioning off its Mac collection and a developer survey paints a dark picture of the Mac App Store.Show full article

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