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Car and pedestrian collision? There'll soon be an app for that

The new system will alert drivers and pedestrians of potential collisions.

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Air Canada, National Grid sign up to use Apple, IBM apps

More than 500 companies are running IBM apps on Apple mobile devices, Apple CFO Luca Maestri said on an earnings call.

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Report: More Americans are getting their daily news fix from Facebook and Twitter

It doesn't matter how old you are, a new report claims you're most likely getting your news via social media.

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Which MLB game is this season's iOS all-star?

With the all-star break in full swing, we find out which official baseball game is worth playing the rest of the season.

Staying in touch: great ways to save, manage, and recover your iPhone contacts

Never lose touch with your contacts using these handy apps and services.

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The Week in iOS Apps: The official Star Wars app finally arrives

This week's roundup includes the new Star Wars app, as well as photo, travel, and game offerings. May the Force be with you!

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The Week in Mac Apps: Snow Daze makes your summer photos look like Christmas in July

In this week’s roundup of new Mac apps, you’ll find a great way to make sure your bills are never late, tools that help your digital design efforts, and an app that turns summer into winter at the click of your mouse.

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Instagram bumps up photo resolution to 1080 pixels

Photos had been limited to 640 pixels since the company's launch in 2010

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The Week in iOS Apps: Tweetbot, Snapchat, Hangouts get big upgrades

This week's roundup of iOS includes fresh upgrades for some of your favorite apps—plus a few new apps for those of you impressed by novelty.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Blinks helps you combat eye fatigue from heavy Mac use

This week’s roundup of new Mac apps also brings you a Gmail client for your desktop, a quick refresher on the periodic table of elements, and a little something that keeps an eye out for uninvited guests.

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Pushbullet overhauls its mobile and desktop apps, debuts messenger feature

The update should delight Pushbullet fans who use the service to share files, links, and more between devices.

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Which songs stumped Shakira? Shazam will now show you

An updated version of the app will show artists' searches to users.

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Freemium Field Test: Lara Croft: Relic Run is flashy, fun, and free

It's much simpler than the console games, but the Tomb Raider star does well in this endless runner.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Android on Your iPhone

This week's roundup includes update to a few Google apps — want the Android experience on iOS? It's nearly possible.