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Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest apps on sale in the iOS App Store.
Mobile

All hail ‘iPad,’ Apple’s most affordable full-size tablet yet

A new iPad is joining the fray: A 9.7-inch replacement for the outgoing iPad Air 2. It will launch in brick-and-mortar and online stores beginning March 24, with additional launch regions and retail partners to follow.
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Zocdoc’s new AI-powered search knows what you mean when you search ‘hemroids’

Zocdoc's new Patient-Powered Search, which recently went public after a lengthy beta, maps colloquial terms to medical terminology. A search for "stomach doctor," for example, will serve up results for nearby gastroenterologists.
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ARM’s DynamIQ chip architecture will boost AI processing by as much as 50 times

ARM, the holding company that designs the chips for billions of devices worldwide, is introducing a major new architecture in 2017. It's called DynamIQ, and it's bound for phones, cars, home automation products, and AI-powered devices.
Computing

Stop that Skype install! Here are the chat apps you should be using on Windows or MacOS

Instant messaging is something we do on our smartphones now, but desktop clients are far from dead. In fact, they're currently enjoying something of a renaissance. So, which one should you be using?
Computing

Outlook 2016 for Mac now works with the Touch Bar and all of those cool add-ins

Microsoft is making a couple of significant improvements to Outlook 2016 for Mac. Specifically, it's adding Outlook to the list of MacOS applications with Touch Bar support and it's making add-in support available to production builds.
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Mac owners wanting a new Surface device now have a free tool for easy migration

Microsoft now offers the Mac to Surface Assistant, a small tool for transferring files, programs, and settings from MacOS to Windows 10. Users can move their pictures, music, and more, along with archived files from cloud services.
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Big phones weighing you down? Get the compact Apple iPhone SE for just $300

Are big phones weighing heavy on you? Consider the Apple iPhone SE. This compact smartphone fits the power of an iPhone 6S into a small four-inch package and was rated the "best compact smartphone you can buy" in our review.
Mobile

WebMD’s Health Pregnancy Study to recruit participants via Apple’s Research Kit

WebMD's Pregnancy health app will soon offer more than medical advice. The company's tapping Apple's ResearchKit to recruit participants for the Health Pregnancy Study, a long-term effort to track symptoms and impacts.
Mobile

Apple to debut augmented reality content on iPhone ahead of dedicated hardware

Apple has a substantial team working on augmented reality, with a view to making certain functionality available via the iPhone, with dedicated hardware to follow once users are acclimatized.
Mobile

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for a limited time, but you have to snatch them up fast. Here are the latest apps on sale in the iOS App Store.
Mobile

Apple told to warn against charging phone in bath after man’s electrocution

A man died from electrocution recently when the charger connected to his iPhone touched the bath water he was in. A safety body warned that “people need to be aware of taking an electrical appliance into the bathroom."