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Taptu update adds news synchronization across devices

The latest version of the mobile news aggregator lets you sync up your personalized feeds across multiple devices.

Read It Later renamed Pocket, eliminates price tag, and adds features

Deferred reading app Read It Later has renamed itself Pocket, shed its price tag, and added a variety of new features.

Adobe plans Retina-display support for digital publishing suite

Adobe has announced that its DPS publishing tool will be able to produce content at the 2048 by 1536 pixel resolution of the new iPad soon.

At long last, Readability arrives on iOS

A year after its first attempt was rejected by Apple, Readability on Thursday finally arrived in the App Store.

2011 App Gems

We've announced our App Gems Awards for 2011. Now get the inside scoop on which iOS apps captured our attention in the past year.

Zite now available in iPhone version

Zite on Friday announced the availability of its newsreading app on the iPhone, wrapping up an exceptionally busy week that saw Flipboard and Google also announce new offerings.

Google offers Currents, a Flipboard-like app

Google has released a free mobile app that pulls content from different websites into one place and lets people build what looks a bit like their own personalized online magazine -- much like a number of other iOS apps led by Flipboard.

Rolling Stone headed to iPad in 2012

In a turnaround for the publisher, Rolling Stone should arrive on your iPad sometime next year.

New Condition One iPad app immerses viewers in a warzone

Using the iPad's accelerometer, users can control the field of view in Condition One -- a new app for viewing photojournalistic content from conflict zones.

Yahoo finally ships Livestand iPad app

Yahoo Wednesday launched several applications for the iPad, including Livestand, a "digital newsstand" it announced in February that was supposed to ship in the...

Study: Most tablet users won't pay for news content

A large majority of tablet computer users still want to read news content for free, according to the results of a Pew Research Center's Project for Excellence...

Instapaper 4 sports a new look and new features

The universal Instapaper app sports a new look, along with new reading and browsing features.

Financial Times trades App Store for Web app

The Financial Times's iOS apps have been removed from the App Store for not complying with Apple's subscription terms, but the company is still providing mobile access via its own Web app.

CNN acquires iPad news app Zite

CNN on Tuesday announced that it had acquired Zite, the popular personalized news app for iPad.

Remains of the Day: Jobs initiative

Apple may have bought a 3D mapping company, The Red Hot Chili Peppers get ready to rock in lo-fi, and if you though Apple's App Store had some raw deals, well, you ain't seen nothing yet.