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Apple wants to bring HealthKit to a hospital near you

Apple is in talks with several hospitals and patient health record collection companies to integrate HealthKit into their procedures. Apple hopes to make HealthKit work seamlessly from hospital to hospital.
Mobile

Want to spy on the iPhone? Good luck – It’s nearly impossible

The Gamma Group says that its FinSpy spyware can't crack into iOS devices unless they've been jailbroken. iPhone users are safe from this spyware at least.
Mobile

Wireless carriers are pushing users to buy Galaxy phones over iPhone, says study

According to a study conducted by research firm Kantar Worldpanel, more people were recommended a Samsung device than an Apple device. More than half of people recommended a Samsung phone ended up purchasing one.
Apple

The iWatch could be here sooner than you think

How would you like an iWatch to go with your iPhone 6 in September? John Gruber, prominent authority on all things Apple, thinks that the two devices could be launched at the same time.
Mobile

Scanner Pro, Writer Pro, and more productivity apps go on sale for iOS

Several productivity apps have just gone on sale in the iOS App Store, including Scanner Pro, Fantastical 2 for iPhone, and Writer Pro. Unfortunately, it's unknown how long these deals will last.
Mobile

Dr. McCoy would be proud! Watch George Takei get a full physical exam from a smartphone

Star Trek actor George Takei takes a look at the most recent biotechnology: the Smartphone Physical. Using only a smartphone and a few accessories, Takei gets a full exam.
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Siri may come to Mac OS X, an Apple patent suggests

An Apple patent published this week suggests we're edging ever closer to seeing Siri land on OS X. Titled "Intelligent digital assistant in a desktop environment," the document describes how the voice-activated feature could serve…
Android Army

iPhone makes gains in United States, hits 42 percent market share

According to statistics released by research firm comScore, Android continues to hold the number one spot in the United States. Meanwhile, iOS is nipping at its heels, with Windows Phone and BlackBerry very distant competitors.
Mobile

Fleksy opens beta for Arabic and Chinese keyboards

Fleksy introduced the Arabic and Chinese keyboard betas on Thursday. The company also showed off a video demo of typing in Chinese with Fleksy as well as few images of its iOS 8 keyboard app.
Mobile

Hands on: Foursquare’s rebuilt app wants you to stop bragging and start exploring

Foursquare 8.0 is a refreshing redesign that puts the focus on exploring great places instead of just checking in at hot spots. The new app customizes local searches in a colorful way.
Mobile

Pebble announces three new, funky colors for its smartwatch

Pebble announced three new colors for the Pebble smartwatch: Fresh Green, Hot Pink, and Fly Blue. They are currently available for $150, with the target audience being the younger back-to-school crowd.