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Apple will let you participate in medical trials with ResearchKit

Apple is going to allow iPhone owners to participate in medical studies with a new software kit called ResearchKit.

Health & Fitness

136 of the very best iPad Apps (Updated for April)

We've completely overhauled our iPad apps list. Here are more than 100 of the best apps available in the iTunes App Store and beyond. We've got apps in every category, organized so you can find what you want fast and easy.


These 10 Apple Watch apps will keep you healthy and help you call a doctor when you need one

The Apple Watch is taking the developer world by storm. It was only a matter of time before the healthcare industry took notice -- companies like WebMD, Doximity, and others are joining the fray.


Apple will reveal the future of iOS and OS X on June 8

Apple announced the dates for its 2015 Worldwide Developer Conference where it will reveal the future of iOS and OS X. It may also reveal a new Apple TV with third-party apps and other surprises.


Apple giving services like Netflix and Hulu a better deal on its subscription ‘tax’

Streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, and MLB.TV, are paying Apple a lower percentage of subscription fees (15 percent as opposed to 30 percent), as long as users sign up for the subscription on the Apple TV.

Home Theater

Convinced you need a smartwatch? Neither am I, and I’m really trying here

Not convinced you need a smartwatch? Neither am have I, and I been wearing one for months. How will companies convince the world we all do?


The cool band will make the Apple Watch’s one day battery last for two days

The Apple Watch may not be on many people's wrists yet, but concerns over the battery life are already in prospective wearer's minds. The Wiipowerband accessory may help cure battery anxiety following its launch.


Apple Watch pre-orders reach almost 1m in U.S. on first day, Watch Sport proves most popular

Apple took almost a million pre-orders for its smartwatch in the U.S. on Friday, according to data from an e-commerce analytics firm. The large-case Sports option with a black band proved the most popular combo, the data showed.


Here are the 5 hottest apps you’ll want to download this week

There are hundreds of new apps released every week, making it impossible to try them all, even if you can search them out in our ever more crowded app stores. To make life easier, we've gathered our favorites together in a handy list, especially for you.


Treat yo selfie with one of these 10 apps made to beautify your pics

Selfies might be a global phenomenon only second to karaoke, but they're not the easiest to perfect. Check out our roundup of the best smartphone apps for beautifying your self portrait, so you can whiten those teeth and refine those skin tones on the fly.


Adonit Forge isn’t for drawing pictures, it’s for building ideas

Adonit's first drawing app, Forge, aims to help designers filter through ideas and find their next project. We spoke with the app's creator and an animator who uses it regularly, before we tested it out ourselves.


The initial batch of Apple Watches sold out in 30 minutes

Supply of the Apple Watch was obviously constrained this morning, as the initially batch of Apple Watches quickly sold out. Delivery estimates have shifted from April and May to June and July.


Apple Watch preorders are selling on eBay for as much as $13,499

Apple’s new smartwatch is turning out to be a good source of dough for shady eBay scalpers. If you missed out on the pre-orders and are looking to waste some currency, the Internet would be more than willing to oblige.

MacBook is MIA at Apple stores, some models now shipping in over three weeks

Unsurprisingly, Apple's new MacBook with Retina is proving extremely popular. What is a bit surprising, though, is the fact the new model isn't available in any of the company's retail stores.