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Review: Bring your beater car into the 21st century with Magellan’s SmartGPS

This $250 iOS app and mini-tablet combo gives you the connected-car experience without buying a brand-new car.

Needed: a mute switch for iOS notifications

Notifications are a way of life on iOS. But sometimes, you want to silence all those alerts while you keep using your iPhone or iPad, and Do Not Disturb doesn't help in that situation. Lex Friedman says that the missing mute switch presents more than just an annoyance.

Why Google Maps for iPhone is good for Apple

Google Maps arrived in the App Store this week. Lex Friedman makes the case that Apple is surely delighted.

Hands on with Google Maps for iPhone

iOS 5's Google Maps this isn't. Google's re-entry to iOS mapping is here and senior editor Dan Moren walks you through the highlights.

Google Maps arrives in App Store

Google late Wednesday arrived in the App Store, as a fully viable alternative to Apple's Maps app.