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Hands on: Google Maps 4.0 gets even better with a fresh design, Uber and OpenTable

How does Android’s Material Design look on an iPhone? Better than you’d think.

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Volvo gives Google Cardboard new life, uses it to preview new cars

Google Cardboard may be just a novelty, but Volvo shows how it could be put to good use.

AT&T kills the 'permacookie,' stops tracking customers' Internet usage (for now)

The mobile carrier says it was testing the tracking technology, but it didn't rule out reintroducing permacookies in the future.

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The Week in iPad Cases: Keyboards, folios, and sleeves

This week’s roundup of new iPad cases comes with a wide variety of protective choices for your tablet, regardless of whether you’re traveling on business, walking around the city, or just staying at home.

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Distiller proves booze apps are no flash in the bottle

From online discussions to on-demand delivery, apps for alcohol are combining booze and tech in surprisingly useful ways.

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Apple Watch health apps may already be under FTC microscope

The Apple Watch launch is months away, but regulators are already concerned about how the wearable will protect your privacy.

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Sprint's 'iPad for Life' plan will loan you an iPad for $20 per month, kind of

A new leasing program lets subscribers get an iPad for a monthly fee and no money down, but don't forget the fine print.

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Microsoft announce Skype for Web beta, brings voice and video calls to your browser

Pretty soon you'll be able to use Skype in three different places on Windows: the desktop, the modern UI, and your favorite browser.

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Ads officially hit Firefox's new tab page

First tipped in February, Mozilla's new advertising scheme for Firefox's new tab page is live.

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The Week in iPhone Cases: Out and about with wallets, cases, and sleeves

This week’s round up of new iPhone cases offers up a handsome collection of wallet cases for your handset, with a few fashionable options for the style-minded.

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You Should Play: Run Sackboy! Run! distills LittleBigPlanet's charm into a fun, free runner

The PlayStation favorite takes on a new form on iOS, and it's rather enjoyable for a gratis spinoff.

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First look: Microsoft Outlook 2015 promises few new features but better performance

The new version for Office 365 subscribers includes maps in your email, weather in your calendar, and more importantly, and all-new database under the hood.

Lyft for Work challenges Uber for Business in the battle for corporate dollars

Now both transportation apps are appealing to enterprise with easier ride expensing.