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Apple deploying camera-equipped cars to improve its maps service

After months of speculation, the company confirmed that cars will be taking photos in the US, Ireland and the UK

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The Week in Mac Apps: Bigger sound with Boom 2, Calendar at your fingertips with Spotlife, and more

This week's roundup of new Mac apps brings you a way to improve your sound, a calendar that won't go away, and all the financial calculations you can handle—and then some.


As open source code, Apple's Swift language could take flight

Open sourcing Swift might bring Apple a larger group of developers writing in the programming language.

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10 gotta-know calendar tips for iOS

Confused by Apple's sparse, ultra-simplified Calendar app for iOS? Read on for ten tips that'll help you get your bearings with the revamped iOS Calendar, as well as a few advanced pointers on setting default alert times, dealing with time-zone changes, adding a non-iCloud calendar, and more.


Popular to-do app Wunderlist plans new features under Microsoft

For now, the service will keep running as normal.


Wrist-based password managers: How 1Password and LastPass for Apple Watch stack up

These popular password managers are now compatible with the Apple Watch, but with very limited features.

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You Should Play: Grim Fandango Remastered is a creepy, classic adventure game brought back to life

Enjoy this remastered title on the mobile platform for the first time.

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Google Photos and Google Cardboard bring new experiences to the App Store

Unlimited photo storage, yay! Cardboard virtual reality headsets, hmmm.

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Google launches new Photos app with editing tools and free unlimited storage

Google spins out the best parts of Google+ into new stand-alone app.

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Get same-day delivery on Apple Store products via Postmates

The on-demand mobile app nabs exclusive deal with Apple for same-day delivery of Apple Store products in San Francisco. Perfect for when you're in desperate need of a new charger on the spot.

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Shazam's expansion to visual scanning is all about marketing

Shazam will be the next contestant in the attempt to popularize QR-like codes embedded in posters, print ads, and postcards.