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iPhone app aims to raise Awareness of traffic dangers

If you want to listen to your music on the move but don't want to be deaf to warnings, sirens or alarms then the updated Awareness app could be right up your alley.

CoverMe helps you compare cell network coverage

Wondering whether Verizon has better service than AT&T in your area? Here's a handy little utility to help you find out.

GadgetTrak app tracks stolen iPhones

GadgetTrak is an anti-theft app tracks your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch if it should be stolen. makes forms, filing available for Mac's suite of digital tax forms is now available in one offering on the Mac App Store.

Everyshare shares files between iOS devices

Getting a photo from your iPhone to your iPad can be a tricky process, but a new app makes it a little easier to build a file sharing bridge between your iOS devices.

Expo Notes: Boom boosts Mac audio beyond 10

Boom boosts the sound volume beyond the top volume available through the Mac’s sound controls.

Expo Notes: Splashtop Remote puts Mac's video and audio on iPad

Splashtop Remote doesn't just share your Mac's screen with your iPad, it also streams the audio.

Expo Notes: MacPractice updates medical software

MacPractice is showing off its updated line of medical record-keeping software at this weekend's Macworld Expo 2011, touting its new certification that lets doctors and hospitals receive federal subsidies to adopt electronic record-keeping.

iMedia Browser update adds Flickr browsing

The latest version of the OS X media browser, available exclusively through the Mac App Store, adds a new searchable Flickr browser and sports a redesigned architecture that should boost the application's responsiveness.

Etima updates SyncMate with Android support

Etima has released an upgrade to its Mac-syncing utility, SyncMate, giving it the ability to sync your Mac with an Android phone, along with a revamped interface and improved device mounting features.

TestFlight makes iOS app testing a lot easier

TestFlight is a free service that leverages little-known iOS 4 features to take much of the pain out of testing new apps for both developers and end users l.

The mystery of spontaneously installed Growl

Growl is known to many a Mac user, but its sudden and surprising appearance in some Macs has caused a stir.

Report: Mac malware threat still tiny

The annual report from security software maker Intego suggests a modest rise in the sophistication of Mac malware during 2010, though the numbers are still tiny and hard to meaningfully compare to PC equivalents.