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Pinterest now playing GIFs with a pause button

Users on the Web can now take pleasure -- or pain -- in the pics that keep on playing.

By January 23, 2014


The complete guide to using Android with a Mac

Learn how to sync your Android device with a Mac like a pro.

By May 7, 2013


Top weather apps for iOS

The recent release of an updated version of the Weather Channel app has skyrocketed it almost to the top of its category, but does it have everything you need?

By May 22, 2012


Finding the best carrier coverage on the go

A new iPhone app from Root Metrics lets you research carrier performance for your home, neighborhood, commute, or workplace right on your iPhone.

By November 10, 2010


Microsoft to drop 3D, plug-in need in Bing Maps

Microsoft is cleaning house at Bing, dropping one feature completely, while dropping the need for the company's Silverlight browser plug-in to use the other.

By November 2, 2010


Report: Apple buys mapping company Poly9

Apple has reportedly acquired Canada-based Poly9 and moved the majority of its employees to California. It would be the second mapping company that Apple has purchased in less than a year.

By July 14, 2010


Google now serving ads in iPhone Maps

AdSense update adds support for high-end smartphones. Change leads to Google's insertion of ads, alongside search results, into the iPhone Maps application.

By October 6, 2009


Apple buys map service to compete with Google?

The apparent purchase of PlaceBase may explain why Apple required Google Latitude to be a Web-based app and not a native iPhone app.

By October 1, 2009


Live updates on Inauguration Day via the social Web

From live streaming to Twitter aggregation, here's what the social Web is doing to make coverage of Barack Obama's inauguration all the more interesting--or just noisy. Updated live!

By January 20, 2009


Google Earth brings virtual tourism to iPhone

The Internet giant releases an iPhone version of its geographic exploration software. And with multitouch and GPS, the interface is better than a PC's.

By October 26, 2008