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Amazon may soon look to you for package delivery

Amazon has caught the crowdsourcing bug and wants to control its shipping costs with independent drivers.

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Fallout Shelter stays true to Fallout's spirit, but the gameplay is too slow

We had high hopes for Fallout’s first foray into iOS gaming, but this resource management game suffers for its repetitive gameplay and slow pacing.

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Uber delivery service fails to get Apple, Starbucks onboard

The ride-sharing app wants to move into on-demand delivery, but logistical issues scared away two big would-be partners.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Diapositive brings Instagram to your desktop

This week's roundup of Mac apps brings you a friendly clock app, software that keeps an eye on your Mac while you're away, and a way to ensure that your data has a chance to leave your hard drive before your hard drive leaves you.

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You Should Play: Lost Within will scare the pants off of you (but play it anyways)

Lost Within is a survival horror game for the iPhone and iPad, set in an abandoned insane asylum—sounds typical, but it will still thoroughly creep you out.

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Facebook releases a separate app for private photo sharing

Moments will automatically detect people's friends in their smartphone camera roll.

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Instacast fans will have to find a new podcast app

Instacast, the popular Mac and iOS podcast player, is shutting down due to financial issues.

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Freemium Field Test: Jurassic World: The Game might leave your wallet dino-sore

Heavy on monetization but light on gameplay and appeal, this movie tie-in hardly justifies spending big.

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The Week in iOS Apps: No end of photo and weather offerings

This week's app roundup features new apps for editing your photos and tracking the weather. Yes, that's often true, but it's really true this week!

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With iOS 9, developers will be able to limit their apps to newer devices

New functionality means that devices like the iPad 2 and iPad mini will be blocked from installing certain apps

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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.

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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.