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Full-screen search results highlight the changes to version 2.0.0 of Google Search. The latest update overhauls the iPhone version of the app, adding search speed improvements, an enhanced interface, and gesture tweaks for easier navigation.
Worldwide Developers Conference tickets came and went, we launched a brand new website, and Adobe unveiled Creative Suite 6. Those stories and more qualify for this week's edition of the Weekly Wrap, in which we'll highlight Macworld's most significant stories from the week gone by.
This week's roundup apps brings you new and better ways to get in shape, watch TV, and battle alien pigs. Because in space, no one can hear you oink.
With the updated iBooks 2 -- and interactive textbooks -- now available for download, we take the iOS app out for a test drive. What we found were stunning images and impressive graphics in these iPad-optimized textbooks that make printed volumes feel out-of-date.
Apple has revamped its Apple Store iOS app, adding the ability to pick up items in store and even to pay for some accessories just by scanning their barcodes.
Apple's design guru gets enmeshed in legal affairs, Cupertino loses a case en España, and South Koreans are about to have a whole lot more fun with their iPhones.
Evernote not only wants you to remember everything--the company wants you to have the option to annotate it, too. On Thursday, Evernote announced that it had acquired Mac image annotation software Skitch and its two co-founders, and eliminated its $20 price tag--the application is now free.
Space shuttle Atlantis’s upcoming STS-135 mission marks the end of the space shuttle program. GoSoftWorks’s GoAtlantis app helps you track the shuttle as it orbits the earth and you can help Hunter Research & Technology map its trajectory using the company’s Theodolite apps.
If you’re attending Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference next week, you’ll want to pick up the official conference app, released Thursday for both the iPhone and iPad, and check out new updated information on the WWDC Website.
As part of this weekend's Bay Bridge detour, The Bay Bridge Public Information Office has released a universal iOS app to allow drivers to virtually go through the detour before taking it on in person.
Apple's updated its Apple Store app for iOS devices to coincide with its retail store makeover.
Gems and Jewels, the latest book/app hybrid from Touch Press, offers 360-degree views of precious stones.
Britannica Concise Encyclopedia 2011, the latest version of the encyclopedia app for both the iPhone and iPad, launched Saturday in the iOS App Store. The app gives you offline access to more than 25,000 articles and 2,700 images ”covering just about every aspect of human endeavor“—ranging from art to history to geography and more.
Readability's new iOS app has been rejected from the App Store for failing to comply with Apple's new in-app subscriptions policy.
Google's fourth new iOS app in as many months, Google Translate allows you to speak a word or phrase in one language and translate it to another.