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Nuance pushes speech recognition to Android, iOS with new Dragon Anywhere

Nuance's popular dictation app is now a cloud-connected service that works in tandem with updated versions for the Mac and PC.

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BitTorrent Sync's cloudless file syncing adds mobile productivity features

BitTorrent Sync for mobile is great if you just want to view files sent to you from PCs. Now, Sync taps into your smartphone or tablet's productive side.

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Public beta testers, time to upgrade: New versions of iOS 9 and El Capitan are here

The update brings back Home Sharing and fixes the usual beta bugs.

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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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MacKeeper refund ads will run on Facebook as part of class-action lawsuit settlement

MacKeeper's original developer is offering $2 million to settle a class-action suit.

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What Jony Ive's new job means for Apple design

The company's first ever Chief Design Officer will play a bigger role than ever.

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Apple restores iCloud after global disruption hinders services

Apple said the issue, the cause of which is still unknown, hit 40 percent of its users.

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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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Get your first look at iOS 8.4 beta 3 and its new Music app

Apple has released a third beta version of iOS 8.4, including a revamped Music app, as well as a new beta build of OS X Yosemite 10.10.4.

Top 3 biggest Facebook changes from F8

Here are 3 of the biggest changes to Facebook from the F8 conference.

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Outages plague App Store, iTunes, and other Apple services

If you're trying to buy music, apps, or games this morning, good luck.

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Installing Java on a Mac? Beware the now-bundled Ask.com toolbar

Oracle's shady adware bundling is no longer a Windows exclusive.

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Apple is reportedly opening future iOS betas to the public

The move would signal a more open Apple, after the company began allowing the public early access to Yosemite last year.