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Why privacy rules for HealthKit and HomeKit are a huge advantage for Apple

Apple has added a list of rules about how developers can use HealthKit, HomeKit, and keyboard data. And those rules could help it win over consumers.

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The Week in iOS Apps: Get organized

This week's roundup of cool new (and updated) iOS apps includes at least three different ways to set your calendar and track your progress. If you aren't organized after today, it's not our fault.

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Walk this way: 6 pedometer apps for iPhone

Who needs a Fitbit anyway? Your iPhone can track your steps for you, but not every pedometer app can go the distance.

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Reading List: Zen and the art of product design

A new lock screen bypass rears its head, Apple aims for more marketing moves, and exactly what kind of Buddhist was Steve Jobs?

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How Samsung and Apple stack up in the race to dominate digital health

Samsung is way ahead of Apple when it comes to fitness wearables, but each company is pushing health tools for developers and users as well. Who's got the goods?

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Inside Bounden, the iPhone app that tricks you into dancing

You and a partner must move together to stay alive in this unconventional game.

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App Invasion: Keep your caffeine addiction under control with Up Coffee

Jawbone's Up Coffee tells you when to put down the latte so you can go to bed on time.

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Clockwise: Healthbook and fitness

Dan Moren, Chris Breen, Jason Snell, and Philip Michaels discuss Apple's rumored Healthbook feature for iOS.

Jony Ive dishes on design

Time has a lengthy interview with Apple's design chief, a report claims to have a look at Apple's forthcoming software entry into the health arena, and more college sports content arrives on the Apple TV.

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Alvio gamifies asthma exercises so your child can breathe easier

This connected device -- a breathing trainer and a game controller -- provides cricual symptom tracking to parents, too.

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Get your minimum of daily movement with Human

For the love of Richard Simmons, stand up while you read this!

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Pafers releases the XSPIN just in time for rainy season

An indoor cycling sensor, the XSPIN tracks your activities on a variety of stationary bikes.

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Nike+ Move makes the iPhone 5s double as a FuelBand

Thanks to the M7 coprocessor in the iPhone 5s, Nike's new fitness app can track your movements without a separate hunk of hardware around your wrist.

Straighten up: Improve your posture with LUMOback

LUMOback is the automatic nagging machine our parents always dreamed of.