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Google sharpens Gmail app for iOS

This new version adds background refresh capability.

on pcworld.com

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FileThis cloud filing service exits beta

FileThis, which logs into your various service accounts and downloads and organizes your statements automatically, has exited beta. It's a convenient service, though there's a leap of faith required in terms of security.

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Slideshow building app Haiku Deck launches for iPhone

This new companion app lets you control a slideshow displayed from your iPad with your iPhone.

on techhive.com

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Slack exits beta with its tool for information overload

Slack aims to take your emails and files, along with content from Twitter, Dropbox, and elsewhere, and plunk that into its own platform to make it more easily searchable.

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Chrome beta users get an assist from Google Now

The virtual assistant already available to Android and iOS users is making its way to the desktop via the beta version of Google's browser.

on pcworld.com