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Windows 10 hits 300 million active devices, but the free upgrade window slams shut soon

Microsoft says that Windows 10 is on 300 million active devices across the globe, but the free upgrade window is coming to a close, so you'd better grab the new platform while it's still free. Soon, the Home edition will run $120…
Mobile

Apple’s App Store search went berserk this morning

If you woke up this morning unable to find the apps you wanted, you weren't alone. The App Store suffered an interesting problem, returning unrelated search results for many apps. The issue has since been resolved.
Photography

22 photo apps to supercharge your iPhone camera

Apple's latest iPhone boasts one of the best smartphone cameras around. Give it a boost with the our favorite photography apps for iPhone, whether you want to apply a filter or manually adjust the exposure.
Mobile

100 awesome Android apps that will turn your phone into a jack of all trades

We've completely overhauled our Android apps list. Here are 100 apps we're certain you'll use every day. We've got apps for every category, whether you're into music, photo editing, or the ins and outs of proper financing.
Mobile

These 11 Google Play apps are stealing your hard-earned cash

Be very careful which payment apps you download from Google Play -- a total of 11 apps were recently found on Google Play to be part of a phishing scam, whereby attackers used the apps to trick users into handing over login info for payment…
Mobile

Google testing Trips app as a smart assistant for your vacations

Google's reportedly testing a new travel app aimed at pulling together its myriad of related services and data. Called Trips, the app can function offline and could be rolled out in time for the summer vacation period.
Mobile

Ads begone! Here’s how the Google Play Store will save you from in-app ads

Wish you knew if an app had ads before downloading it? Well, now you can, thanks to these new labels that Google is using on the Google Play Store. The labels appear right next to the separate labels that tell you if an app has in-app…
Mobile

You can download the first apps using Apple’s CareKit now

Apple has officially launched CareKit for developers to integrate into their apps. CareKit, a software framework, will make it easier for apps to share medical data with physicians.
Social Media

On Facebook a lot? Average users around the world spend more than 50 minutes on website, related apps

Following a hugely successful first-quarter earnings report, founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg revealed that "people around the world spend, on average, more than 50 minutes a day using Facebook, Instagram and Messenger … and that doesn’t…
Photography

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.
Mobile

Download these five awesome new apps for iOS and Android

Another week has gone by, but it brought us a handful of new apps to try. This week's list has an app that will reward you for donating to charity, as well as a calendar app that tells you the ongoings of our planetary system.
Mobile

10 best iPad Pro games to make the most of your big screen tablet

Have you just bought a new 9.7-inch iPad Pro, or are enjoying the larger 12.9-inch version? Then don't make it all about work with our line-up of cool games that make the most of that big, beautiful display. Here's 10 to get you started.