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Flappy Bird creator pulled the app for your own good

Flappy Bird creator Don Nguyen says he pulled Flappy Bird from iTunes and Google Play, because it was addictive.

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One flap down: 4 other apps we'd like to see join Flappy Bird in oblivion

Flappy Bird has disappeared from online app stores. Why stop there?

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That Android-powered Nokia phone is coming later this month

After countless rumors, the Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Nokia Android phone is really happening.

on greenbot.com

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Verizon may finally let the LTE Nexus 7 on its network

After months of waiting, leaked images suggest Google's popular tablet is about to go on sale at Verizon retail stores.

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Flappy Bird creator says he's removing the game from app stores tomorrow

Creator Dong Nguyen takes to Twitter, says "I cannot take this anymore."

Google Play still fights adware, malware, researchers report

Analysis finds that Google Play still battles apps bearing malware, but the estimates vary with the research.

on pcworld.com

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Must-have mobile apps for the Sochi Winter Olympics

Whether you're looking for a second-screen Olympic experience or just want to keep up with your favorite athletes' Instagram posts, these Winter Games apps deserve a medal.

Why California's kill-switch mandate might save your phone

You may not live in California, but should that state's legislature pass a bill mandating kill-switch technology for smartphones and tablets, the implications will be felt far beyond the borders of the Golden State.

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Read it and swipe: The best social news app for every reader

Keep your delicate fingertips ink-free with social newsreading apps that make page-turning a little less arduous.

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Reverse phone look-up app Truecaller adds Yelp data to get Americans on board

Truecaller is a popular mobile directory overseas, but is adding more social features to appeal to grow its presence Stateside.