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Verizon will allow FaceTime on its network; will others follow?

Verizon Wireless will let iPhone customers use the FaceTime video chat application over its cellular network, the company said Wednesday. The company joins Sprint in allowing the application.

GoodReader for Good offers PDF encryption, collaboration

Good.iWare on Tuesday announced the launch of GoodReader for Good, a secure, enterprise-focused version of its popular GoodReader PDF-reading application for iPad.

Ergonis unveils PopChar X 6.0

PopChar X, a popular app that lets users select and type unusual font characters, has been updated with all-new features.

Intuit debuts QuickBooks 2013

Intuit has unveiled the newest version of its small-business accounting software package.

Remains of the Day: That ship has sailed

Nokia's marketing is looking increasingly like, well, marketing. Elsewhere, FedEx prepares for a deluge of packages, there's no use crying over broken glass, and Tim Cook and Jonathan Ive make a dynamic duo

Firefox 15.0.1 fixes bug that exposed websites visited in private browsing mode

Mozilla released Firefox 15.0.1 on Thursday in order to fix a bug that potentially exposed the websites visited by users while in "Private Browsing" mode.

The Week in iOS Apps: Hulk out!

This week’s roundup of iOS apps offers ways to Hulk out, enjoy the start of football season, and carefully plan your divorce.

Nuance announces Dragon Dictate 3

Nuance on Wednesday announced the launch of Dragon Dictate for Mac 3, the latest generation of its much-loved voice transcription software.

Remains of the Day: Copy machine

The iPad mini's hardware may just be a copy of the iPad 2's, some say that Apple does nothing but copy-and-paste from others, and app developers now have a way to report copycats.

Tweetbot for Mac returns in beta form

A few days after pulling the Tweetbot for Mac alpha due to new Twitter API restrictions, developer Tapbots released a beta version of its Twitter client. But the new release won't let you add or reauthorize any accounts.

Weekly Wrap: Final Draft, handcuffs, and other Apple news

As inevitably as one second follows the next, you know that Macworld's Weekly Wrap will once again appear come week's end, offering up pointers to some of our biggest stories from the past seven days.

Summer of Mac Gems: Here's what you missed

We covered a lot of great Mac programs during our annual Gem Fest marathon. Here's a recap, just in case you missed a few.

The Week in iOS Apps: Look to the skies

This week’s roundup of iOS apps will help you read a little better, play a little harder, and look to the skies.