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Use these apps to keep your little monsters safe on Halloween

Empower your iPhone with the right apps for a fun and safe Halloween.

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How to make Google Now your TV companion

If you don't mind giving even more data to Google, it can help you find what to watch on broadcast TV and via streaming services.

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How to control your music with Android Wear

Tuck your phone away and use your cool new watch to shuffle through a playlist.

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How to customize the Google Now swipe-up gesture

Dragging your finger up from the bottom of the screen can do more than launch Google Now, if you find the right apps

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Five tips to soup up Chrome for Android

Become a Chrome power user by speeding up and customizing Google's browser.

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How to use iTunes Pass to reload iTunes credit for you or a friend

Apple's now offering a Passbook option for iTunes Store credit. Here's how to set it up and how you can use it to add money to your account (or a friend's).

on macworld.com

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How to sideload an app onto your Android phone or tablet

There are a handful of ways to sideload an application on your Android phone or tablet. Here are three.

on greenbot.com

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Who needs iOS 8? Four time-lapse apps you can use today

You don’t have to wait until September to play with iOS 8's time-lapse mode on your iPhone or iPad. Here are four great third-party apps you can pick up on the App Store.

on macworld.com

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Lock your iPhone's camera into black and white

You don't need a $3 app to shoot beautiful monochrome photos on your iPhone: Here's a tip that will keep you shooting in black and white through the stock Camera app.

on macworld.com

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How to get an App Store refund for kids' accidental in-app purchases

If your kids have racked up some exorbitant in-app purchases from the App Store without your knowledge, you can get a refund from Apple with a few easy steps.