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9 Best Tax Season Apps 2014
Mar 6, 2014 - in Picture Story
From powerful tax calculators and e-filing apps to tools for looking up your refund check and getting your receipts in order, these 9 apps can help you cut the hassle out of filing taxes.
Cryptocat Encrypted Chat App Arrives on iPhone, iPad
Mar 5, 2014 - in News
Cryptocat, an encrypted instant-messaging service for Web browsers and Mac OS X, can now be installed on iOS devices.
10 Best Messaging Apps - Free Chat Apps
Mar 5, 2014 - in Picture Story
Mobile messaging apps let you send text messages, share photos, videos, and even make voice and video calls while avoiding your telco's SMS and call charges. Check out 10 of our favorite messaging apps below.
10 Best Home Improvement and DIY Apps
Feb 28, 2014 - in Picture Story
Whether you're looking for a digital level, color matching for a painting project or just design inspiration, here are 10 great home improvement apps to get you going.
Best Drawing and Art Apps
Feb 26, 2014 - in Picture Story
Here are eight of our favorite drawing apps, ranging from free and easy to use doodling tools, to high end professional suites that can turn your mobile device into a handheld art studio.
9 Best Word Apps
Feb 20, 2014 - in Picture Story
It's easier than ever to be productive from your smartphone or tablet, if you use the right apps. Here are our top picks.
How Secure Is WhatsApp?
Feb 20, 2014 - in News
WhatsApp is on the up and up, recently bought by Facebook for a whopping $19 billion. But the app has had more than its share of security and privacy issues in the past few years too.
10 Best Calculator Apps
Feb 14, 2014 - in Picture Story
From replacements to the everyday pocket calculator to specialized scientific and graphing calculators, these are our favorite apps.
10 Best PDF Reader Apps
Feb 7, 2014 - in Picture Story
Our favorite PDF reader apps for Android and iOS will help you read those important documents on the go.
9 Best Clock Apps
Feb 5, 2014 - in Picture Story
Get much more than the time with our favorite clock apps for Android and iOS, from smart alarm clocks to detailed sleep timers.
10 Best Weather Apps
Jan 31, 2014 - in Picture Story
Get up to date weather forecasts with these great weather apps!
Beats Music Review
Jan 24, 2014 - in Reviews
Beats Music brings finely curated playlists and deep personalization to the world of music streaming, complete with a sleek interface and millions of songs
8 Best Recipe Apps
Jan 22, 2014 - in Picture Story
From recipe discovery apps and classic cookbooks to personal organizers, these are the best recipe apps for Android, iOS and Windows Phone.
Most iPhone Banking Apps Have Security Flaws
Jan 13, 2014 - in News
Security researcher's study of iOS mobile-banking apps finds holes that could let hackers easily hijack accounts.
10 Best Podcast Apps of 2013
Jan 10, 2014 - in Picture Story
Keep abreast of your favorite podcasts with the best mobile podcatchers.
Creepy Facial-Recognition App May Be Perfect for Stalkers
Jan 10, 2014 - in News
A new smartphone and Google Glass app called NameTag photograph strangers, then scans social media sites for a facial-recognition match.
Babiis Hands-On: Baby-Friendly App and Social Network for Family
Jan 9, 2014 - in News
The Babiis app for iOS lets faraway family members and friends interact with a child between 1 and 5 years old.
10 Best Christmas Apps 2013
Dec 16, 2013 - in Picture Story
Send out holiday greetings, play holiday-themed games and more with this assortment of the best Christmas apps.
What Is Fleksy And How To Use It?
Dec 12, 2013 - in Reviews
A new keyboard app called Fleksy for iOS and Android lets you type without looking at your screen. Here's how to use it.
10 Best Calendar Apps
Dec 12, 2013 - in Picture Story
Get organized and stay on schedule with the best calendar apps for Android and iOS.
10 Best Mobile Browsers
Nov 2, 2013 - in Picture Story
As smartphones and tablets becoming increasingly prevalent, more people are experiencing the internet through mobile browsers. We'll look at some of the best ones out there.
In Daylight, iPhone 5s Camera Rivals a Point-and-Shoot
Oct 24, 2013 - in News
Dark conditions are still a challenge, but by day, the iPhone 5s is as good as — and sometimes better than — even high-end point-and-shoots.
New NextGuide Mobile TV Guide Coming to iPhone
Sep 26, 2013 - in News
Search and social sharing app for programs both online and on cable expands from iPad to iPhone with streamlined version and better alerts.
10 Best Apps for Finding Lost Smartphones
Sep 23, 2013 - in Picture Story
Check out these 10 tools for finding your lost smartphone.
15 Best iOS 7 Apps
Sep 20, 2013 - in Picture Story
Check out some of the sweetest redesigns and awesome added features in the best new iOS 7 apps.
YouTube App Feature to Allow Offline Video Viewing
Sep 18, 2013 - in News
A new YouTube app feature will let users queue videos for offline use.
15 Best Mobile Strategy Games
Sep 16, 2013 - in Picture Story
Unleash your inner general with our top picks for the 15 best mobile strategy games.
10 Best Budgeting and Personal Finance Apps
Sep 11, 2013 - in Picture Story
Keep your costs in check and stay in the black with our top 10 budgeting and personal finance apps.
10 Mobile News Readers for iOS and Android
Sep 9, 2013 - in Picture Story
Check out 10 of our favorite iOS and Android news reader apps!
Netatmo Weather Station Review
Aug 28, 2013 - in Reviews
The novel but pricey Netatmo Weather Station keeps tabs on your home’s temperature, humidity, air quality and noise level and syncs with your iOS or Android device.