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Nebo handwriting app is like paper, only better

Nebo is an alternative to Apple’s upcoming iOS 11 Notes app. Like the Apple app, Nebo lets you use the Apple Pencil to draw and write in notes. It also recognizes the words you write and lets you search on those terms. Unlike the native Notes app, however, Nebo also converts your longhand scrawls …

The 15 most useful Google apps you never knew existed

Google can be your best friend when it comes to searching for answers or information online. Millions of people use it every day, but only few can …

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How to play music on your Apple Watch without your iPhone

With a pair of Bluetooth headphones, you can rock out and leave your iPhone at home.<p>The next time you want to go for a run -- or just a walk -- you can leave your iPhone behind and bust a move with your Apple Watch. All that's required is a pair of Bluetooth headphones and a little upfront …

Apple’s New “Learn To Code” App Is For Kids—And Maybe Their Parents, Too

Can Swift Playgrounds convince the next generation of coders to embrace iOS?<p>Young coding students today often learn to program using a visual “drag-and-drop” language like MIT’s Scratch, which turns complex syntax into blocks and saves students the trouble of correcting spelling and punctuation. …

New site gives iPhone users a massive list of Siri voice commands

When Siri was first introduced as a beta product alongside the launch of 2011’s iPhone 4S, people couldn’t wait to get their hands on Apple’s new …

How to free up space on your iPhone without deleting photos or apps

Tips<p>Running out of space on your iPhone can be extremely frustrating. Whether you're looking to install a cool app recommended by friends or want to …

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Google just released a keyboard for the iPhone with built-in search

Google just announced and launched a new keyboard for the iPhone that it’s calling Gboard. The keyboard has built-in Google search functionality, as …

Giphy makes sharing GIFs a breeze with its new iPhone keyboard

You can use an app's text field to search the keyboard for GIFs by tapping the keyboard's Home icon. When you find what you're looking for, you can …

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

Apple has officially released CareKit, its medical framework that will be the backdrop of all its health-related services. Along with the software, …

9 free Windows apps that can solve Wi-Fi woes

If you believed the vendors, you'd think Wi-Fi was simple: Turn on your computer or other device, hop on the Internet and you're set to go.<p>But as we …

This Instagram trick totally changed how I used the iPhone app

Recently while browsing, I found a shortcut that's completely changed how I use Instagram. It's simple, and it works across all iPhone models, so you don't need the latest and greatest device to take advantage of it.<p>It's simple: Whenever Instagram shows you a grid of photos, and you want to take a …

App to find cheaper petrol launches in Australia

Petrol stations around Australia will have to smarten up. Launching nationally in Australia Monday, the app GasBuddy allows users to report and …

Google Drive Tips You Can't Afford to Miss

Google's online office suite and storage service is now the tool of choice for many. Find out why.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

Create custom ringtones for your iPhone

Turn a song, sound clip, MP3 file or just about anything else into your very own iPhone ringtone.<p>Does your iPhone sound like every other iPhone? Does it play the default Waves ringtone, causing everyone nearby to pull out their own phone and see if it's the one ringing?<p>Time to stand out from the …

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