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Remains of the Day: Norway, no how

Developers are welcomed back into Apple's fold, Steve Jobs once considered going consumer-only, and one Scandinavian country says no-no to 3D flyovers.

Weather or not: Minutely can tell you if you'll need a sweater

Because "it's 65 degrees" doesn't always tell the whole story.

Remains of the Day: Way, way up

Google's app marketplace takes a shot across Apple's bow, Tim Cook talks turkey--and iPhones--with China's largest carrier, and a little dose of nostalgia for Siskel and Ebert fans.

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Clockwise 3: A dump truck of hurt

Jason Snell, Dan Moren, Dan Frakes, and Leah Yamshon discuss digital versus analog media, mobile sharing plans, a big week in maps, and wireless speakers.

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Apple finds its way to HopStop acquisition

Why pick up one mapping-related company when you can pick up two? In addition to its recent purchase of Locationary, Apple has also picked up public-transit app makers HopStop.

Apple acquires local business data startup Locationary

Apple has picked up Locationary, a Toronto-based startup that focuses on providing up-to-date information about local businesses.

iPad support, new Explore features highlight Google Maps for iOS update

If you've been waiting to use the Google Maps app on your iPad, that wait is now over. The update also brings improved discoverability and navigation features, like indoor maps, an Explore feature, and bicycling directions.

What we expect to see at next week's WWDC

Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference is less than a week away, so Dan Moren and Lex Friedman lay out what's likely to make an appearance.

How to clear your Apple Maps search history

Jason Snell shows you how to prevent other people from seeing where you're searching.

Saving destinations in Google Maps

Make navigation easier by saving destinations in Google Maps. We'll show you how.

Google I/O from an iOS perspective

Maybe you didn't pay much attention to last week's Google I/O developers conference. But we did, and on this episode of the Macworld Podcast, we look at how some of the announcements coming out of the event relate to Apple's mobile operating system.