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'Google Translate' for iOS Updated with Handwriting Integration, Support for 7 New Languages

Google has released a significant update to Google Translate for iOS, including a visual redesign that is similar to that of the “flat” design principles found in iOS 7, as well as new features such as handwriting input for 49 different languages with support for text input and spoken translations, …

Introducing Apple’s New “Kids” App Store

Apple has finally take steps to better cater to the children who have adopted its devices, and especially family favorite the iPad, with the launch of a Kids App Store. Arriving this week alongside the launch of iOS 7, the Kids App Store store is not a separate mobile application, to be clear, but …

30 Must-Have iPhone Apps For Frequent Flyers

Your iPhone could be your most valuable travel companion. It can help you get the best seats on and off the plane, get you to the gate on time, find convenient airport lounges, avoid weather cancellations and even help you find the bathroom in a pitch dark hotel room. All these apps are available …

Evernote gets a new update, adds custom reminders

Two weeks ago, Evernote added reminders for its iOS, Mac and web apps – but no such luck for Android. If you were waiting patiently to try out reminders on Evernote for Android, your day has come. Evernote 5.1 is now available via Google Play.<p>So how do the reminders work? The new update places a …

Finally, finally, finally: BlueStacks brings Apple iPhone, iPad games to your TV

Can you imagine playing an iPhone game like Supercell’s Clash of Clans on your TV? That day may be arriving this fall.<p>BlueStacks is going to do what Apple has failed to bring consumers. Using a technology called Looking Glass, BlueStacks is going to enable iOS games to run on televisions. It is …

Whisper for App.net features wicked fast messaging complete with push, photo sharing, location info, and more

Whisper for iPhone is a new messaging service that takes advantage of the App.net API in order to bring super fast messages over any network complete …

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Vine becomes more popular than Instagram for media sharing on Twitter

Only five days after launching on Android, Vine has surpassed Instagram in its total daily shares on Twitter, according to metrics by Topsy. While Instagram's numbers have been fairly flat over the past month, Vine has continued to grow — and there's a good chance that opening the app up to another …

Yahoo Acquires iOS Video App Qwiki For $50 Million

Yahoo’s spree of buying startups continues as the company announced today that it bought the New York-based startup, Qwiki – a video app that combines pictures, music and video to create shareable stories.<p>Although Qwiki operated out of San Francisco a few years ago but the company relocated to New …

Viber iPhone app updated w/ doodles, ‘Seen’ status, new emoticons, and more

Popular messaging and VoIP service Viber just updated its iPhone app with a number of new features that first hit Android devices yesterday. The update brings “doodles”, a feature that lets users draw on top of photos before sharing.<p>Also new in version 3.1 of Viber is the ability to see when a …

Camera+ Gets Major Update With New Filter Packs, Layered Effects

Developer tap tap tap just announced the details on its latest Camera+ update for iPhone and iPad. The folks behind one of the best camera app replacements out there add the ability to layer effects in editing, letting you quickly and easily add and remove a multitude of effects per photo, stacking …

Square Register iOS App Can Now Record And Track Payments, Reconcile Cash Drawer

Mobile payment startup Square has updated its Register app with several new features. Both the iPhone and iPad versions of the app can now record and track payments, including checks and gift cards. On the iPad, merchants can reconcile their cash drawers using the app’s clean interface. The …

Meanings: Dictionary Lookup For Paper Books Using The iPhone’s Camera

Did you ever find yourself pinching to zoom a paper map, or tapping and holding on an unfamiliar word in a newspaper trying to pop up a dictionary definition? It always ends in frustration, no? Not anymore. Not the second one, anyway: Meanings is an app that lets you use the iPhone’s camera to look …

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Despicable Me: Minion Rush update includes coconut bras

For many of us, summer is quickly winding down, but the minions from Despictable Me are clearly still enjoying themselves. The latest update to …

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Myst-like The Room Is Our iOS Game Of The Week [Editor’s Pick]

Evan loved it, which made us want to try it. And try The Room we did, finding it to be a gorgeous, brain-engaging, Myst-like exploration of the puzzle genre, with some amazing 3D mind-benders to solve.<p>Here’s our video showing us solving the third chapter; we’ve condensed it a bit so that you’ll …

Sudoku’s Fun, Way More Interesting Younger Brother – FlowDoku [Review]

Chrome for iPad Updated: Improved Voice Search & More

The <b>Chrome browser app for iPad</b> and iOS has been updated again this week. The new version number is, brace yourselves, 29.0.1547.11.<p>This isn’t a massive update for the app, but it does offer a few nice new enhancements to Chrome for iPad. For starters, there’s this little improvement to search …

Apps of the week: JARVIS, Strata, Authy and more!

It's the weekend, and after the crazy week we've had what better way to kick back and relax than with another fine selection of apps from the iMore …

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Deals Roundup: The Flexibits Mini Mac Bundle And One Year Of Gobbler [Deals]

Another week has sped by and we’ve had a ton of great offers that have made their way onto the Cult of Mac Deals page. Before we head into another week, we’re going to shine a spotlight on two of the offers that you may have missed.<p>The Flexibits Mini Mac Bundle<p>Flexibits makes some pretty cool …

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18Apr/18<p>As the owner of a retail business, you’ve probably dreamed about getting some extra help. Advertising a retail job for your store(s) can …

SlideIdea Adds Interactivity, Polls & Feedback To Boring Presentations

A small, Shanghai-based startup called SlideIdea made its official debut at TechCrunch Disrupt’s Startup Alley this past week, with a new take on presentation tools built for iPad first. Though this space is rife with competitors, including not only Apple’s own Keynote app, as well as Prezi, Haiku …

iStoryTime Debuts A “Netflix For Ebooks” For Kids

If a startup called Oyster is the Netflix for e-books, then iStoryTime is the children’s alternative. One of the oldest players in the kids’ interactive e-books app market is zuuka (aka iStoryTime), a company founded in 2009 and backed by $2 million in Series A funding. The company has been …

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The Truth About The Newest iPhone Fingerprint Sensor Hack, And Why You Shouldn’t Worry

A group of hackers claim to have defeated Apple’s new iPhone fingerprint Touch ID sensor. Here’s what you need to know: Don’t panic.<p>Over the weekend the hacker collective Computer Chaos Club claims to have defeated the new Touch ID fingerprint sensor on the iPhone 5S. It’s not a “hack” because the …

Coming Soon: iPads and Kindles During Take-off and Landing

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>If all goes as expected this week, the <i>New York Times's</i> Nick Bilton will get almost everything he's …

Apple now lets old iPhones download suitably old apps

With every generation of iOS, there's always a device that's left behind. This year, it's the iPhone 3GS' turn to become outdated, as the four-year-old smartphone will not be updated to Apple's new iOS 7. The inevitable march of technology, however, has often left users unable to download many apps …

Hightail buys adeptCloud to make file storage safer in the cloud

File storage company Hightail acquired security company adeptCloud today, continuing its quest to compete with major names in the cloud file-sharing industry.<p>Hightail was attracted to adeptCloud because of its existing focus on security. The company hopes to introduce its technology in a way that …

Bing gets a new logo and modern design to take on Google

Microsoft's Bing search engine is getting a new look. A year in the making, Bing is dropping its curly blue logo for a modern design that closely matches the rest of Microsoft's recently redesigned product branding. "The logo, obviously, is a big deal for us, a lot more angular and fresh and …

Twitter is no Facebook -- at least that's the hope

For years, Twitter's good fortune brought headaches with it.<p>On one hand, Twitter attracted a passionate and growing audience. But phenomenal growth went hand-in-hand with semi-regular outages, such as the service disruptions that occurred in 2010, 2011, and 2012.<p>But the questions about Twitter went …

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