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Play Store update lets you require password entry for all in-app purchases

Users can now make it harder or easier to get past the password requirement for in-app purchases on Android.

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Hands-on preview: The new Crazy Taxi is actually pretty calm

Good news: Sega's developing a new entry in its classic Crazy Taxi franchise. Bad news: It's a not-so-great mobile game.

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Smart recipe app Yummly expands its palate, launches on iPad

It's kind of like Spotify -- but with food. Yummly recommends recipes based on your personal tastes.

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First look: Create your own scavenger hunts with Phigital

This new social discovery app emphasizes curated guides that bring you to different locations.

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Flappy Bird may make a comeback, but with a warning

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen isn't ruling out a Flappy Bird return. But if the game does come back it will come with a warning to chill out now and then.

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Hands on with Findery, a note-based social discovery tool

Caterina Fake of Flickr fame launched a new exploration app for iOS, where users visit a location and leave behind a virtual note.

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Look for Flipboard to tap into Zite's personalized reading smarts

Flipboard is buying up its rival reading app. And while Zite's iOS and Android apps aren't going away, they won't receive further updates as the Zite team joins up with Flipboard.

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MetroTwit vanishes as Twitter restrictions claim another victim

Existing users will no longer get updates or new features, and new users? Sorry.

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App Invasion: Save songs for offline listening with AirPlay Recorder for Android

AirPlay Recorder is your new vessel for making mix tapes, but for the modern age.

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Zynga turns to old games for a new push into mobile

Zynga is bringing new versions of Words with Friends, Zynga Poker, and FarmVille 2 to mobile, but just calling something "new" doesn't make it so.