7 dictionary and reference apps that are not just for students

7 dictionary and reference apps that are not just for students

These wiki-tools, thesauruses, and word games make awesome tools for use inside and out of the classroom.

09/08/2014

The 10 apps every college student needs to have

The 10 apps every college student needs to have

From finding cheap books to organizing your class notes, these apps are essential for freshman year.

08/25/2014

Hands-on: Google Photo Sphere Camera for iOS

Hands-on: Google Photo Sphere Camera for iOS

Google's Photo Spheres have made their way over to iOS, and we've taken the app for a brief spin around the map.

08/20/2014

Walk this way: 6 pedometer apps for iPhone

Walk this way: 6 pedometer apps for iPhone

Who needs a Fitbit anyway? Your iPhone can track your steps for you, but not every pedometer app can go the distance.

07/23/2014

Review: Overcast is a winning podcast app

Review: Overcast is a winning podcast app

Instapaper's Marco Arment returns to the iPhone with a podcast app that's free to try and quite good.

07/16/2014

Samsung gives its app store a makeover with a focus on Galaxy devices

Samsung gives its app store a makeover with a focus on Galaxy devices

The company has rebranded the store as Samsung Galaxy Apps in a bid to cut into the Google Play business.

07/11/2014

Google Fit platform will make all your fitness apps and devices play together

Google Fit platform will make all your fitness apps and devices play together

No more siloed smart-fitness stuff. Google's taking an inclusive approach, allowing developers to plug into a common fitness platform so your apps can share data and give you a more complete view.

06/25/2014

Amazon Fire Phone apps: How does Fire OS compare to Android?

Amazon Fire Phone apps: How does Fire OS compare to Android?

Amazon's upcoming Fire Phone has a set of stock apps unique to Fire OS. But what about third-party apps?

06/20/2014

All-you-can-read kids service Epic adds a thousand new books from HarperCollins

All-you-can-read kids service Epic adds a thousand new books from HarperCollins

With 4000 titles, lots of great series, and a new mega publisher on board, the free trial is worth checking out.

05/23/2014

EndlessTV is a cool way to watch free videos without ads

EndlessTV is a cool way to watch free videos without ads

New app provides a continuous stream of videos, without the ads.

05/07/2014

Hate working out? These apps make cardio fun

Hate working out? These apps make cardio fun

These apps will almost make you forget you're tired, sweaty, and totally not enjoying the treadmill.

04/21/2014

Twitter kills its music app, which never got much play

Twitter kills its music app, which never got much play

The app, which let people follow artists and play songs, will be removed from Apple's app store Friday

03/21/2014

How to stream the Olympic Winter Games

How to stream the Olympic Winter Games

Keep up with all of the games from Sochi with these streaming tools.

02/06/2014

Cruise with Ozobot, a tiny robot that races across your iPad

Cruise with Ozobot, a tiny robot that races across your iPad

With four app-based games, this little bot is sure to spice up family game night.

01/09/2014

Giving the gift of digital downloads
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Giving the gift of digital downloads

Whether it's a last-minute gift or something you've been planning to give for a while, online stores are a great source for digital presents during the holidays -- if you know where to look.

12/12/2013

Intel app winner conjures music with a wave of the hand

Intel app winner conjures music with a wave of the hand

Shikumi Design won $100,000 from Intel for its Kagura app, which could turn DJing into performance art.

12/03/2013

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