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Google Slides adds remote phone controls with Chromecast and Airplay

Need to give a standing presentation? Google Slides just made it a lot easier if you have a Chromecast or Apple TV.

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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.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Forecast Bar brings hyperlocal weather to your menu

In this week’s roundup of new Mac apps, you’ll find tools for making your own business cards, tracking your utilities, turning your photos into art, and making sure you never accidentally walk into a thunderstorm ever again.

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Popular to-do app Wunderlist plans new features under Microsoft

For now, the service will keep running as normal.

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Report: Microsoft acquires startup behind Wunderlist to-do app

6Wunderkinder, the makers of Wunderlist, was sold for between $100 and 200 million.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Clean up your contacts, folders, and desktop

This week's roundup of new Mac apps brings you all kinds of ways to keep your folders tidy and files organized—plus a couple of apps just for fun.

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Fetch and MindMeld debut the first AI-powered Apple Watch app

On-demand personal shopping app Fetch has integrated "Siri on steroids" artificial intelligence technology to recognize voice commands on the Apple Watch faster and more intuitively.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Meet Alternote, a distraction-free Evernote client

In this week’s roundup of Mac apps, you’ll find apps for taking notes and getting your thoughts organized, even when you’re on the go. Plus, we're bringing you great tools for managing your photos, drawing your next org chart, and translating foreign languages.

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To-do app Wunderlist debuts API integrations with Slack, HipChat and more

Looking to become more useful to its 13 million users, Wunderlist releases its public API to integrate with chat apps and calendars.

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20 uses for Evernote that you probably haven’t thought of yet

We all know Evernote is great for keeping track of notes and tasks, but it can be used for so much more than that.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Allocator raises the bar for other investment apps

This week's roundup of Mac apps brings you great ways to add richness to your audio recordings and screen captures, calendar software that covers your entire year, and more.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Keep your bookmarks all in one place with URL Manager Pro, and more

This week’s Mac app roundup brings you tools to organize your notes, manage your finances, and, when you’re ready to relax, write a song or two.

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The Week in Mac Apps: Dance to your own groove with BeatLine, animate a story with Creature, and more

In this week's roundup of new Mac apps, we bring you a tool that lets you cut your own groove, a dashboard widget that helps you keep up with the news, and an app that makes sure you don't wake up your boss at 3:00 a.m. (unless you really want to).