205 awesome iPhone apps for 2016

Our comprehensive, category-by-category, list of the best iPhone apps available, from time-saving productivity tools to fun apps you won’t be able to put down. We've got more than a hundred fresh new apps to try.

FTC is continuing its probe into Google’s dominant Android OS

Weeks before its developer conference, things are not going well for Google. The FTC is continuing its probe into Google's dominant Android OS, after claims the search giant is stifling competition.
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Texting while walking? These in-ground traffic lights should get your attention

Can't make them come up to you? Go down to them. Such is the logic behind Germany's new traffic lights, which see distracted pedestrians and chronic texters, and raise them traffic lights that they just can't miss.

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

Everyone likes free 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 and greatest apps on sale in the iOS App…

Latest Windows 10 build improves Cortana, command prompt and battery life

Microsoft continues to prepare for its rollout of the Windows 10 Anniversary Update by releasing Build 14332 of the OS just days after members of the Insider program received Build 14328.

Most secure and best for productivity, is Microsoft's rumored goal for the Surface Phone

Microsoft is reportedly developing an in-house Surface smartphone capable of running Windows 10 Mobile. However, we shouldn't expect its release until 2017, along with new software, according to rumors. Here's everything we think…

Samsung is making another Gear Fit wearable, but that’s not all

After a period of absence, Samsung may be planning a return to the world of fitness wearables, after two new products -- the Gear Fit 2, and activity tracking wireless earbuds called the IconX -- were leaked.

Instagram is quietly testing a black-and-white design for its app

Instagram hasn't done much with the design of its interface over the years, but could that be about to change? The company has confirmed it's testing a new black-and-white look that also includes redesigned icons, and some users are already…

6 essential apps for embellishing your photography

Photo apps are on the rise. Here are six of our current favorites, so you can add some character and class to your photos before sharing them with your friends, family, and distant admirers.

India calls for a ‘panic button’ on phones to help protect women

To combat violent crimes against women, the Indian government wants mobile phones to come with a panic button that will dial an emergency number quickly. The proposal may be moot, as most women in rural areas aren't allowed to carry mobile…

Apple sees first year-over-year revenue decline in 13 years on falling iPhone, Mac sales

Apple may have posted some disappointing earnings in the second quarter of 2016, but it's not all bad news -- services, like the App Store, have hit its highest revenue ever at $6 billion, 20 percent up from last year.

Intel wants USB Type-C to replace your headphone jack

USB replaced all sorts of dedicated ports in the 90s. Could USB type-C eventually replace the audio port? Intel thinks so, and is working on a standard. The change could make headphones digital.