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iPhone Update

Tips, news, how-tos, and troubleshooting help for the iPhone.

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Facebook Paper

Facebook's Paper is a new and attractive way to browse the social network and get the latest news, but its unclear why it's better to have two Facebook apps rather than one.

February 3, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating February 3, 2014

Typical price: $0.00

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Circa News (Android)

Circa is a fantastic free tool for reading breaking news and staying informed wherever you are.

February 7, 2014

4.5 stars Editors' rating February 7, 2014

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Social media as breaking-news feed: Worse information, faster

commentary The unfolding of breaking news on social media can create a dangerous well of misinformation, witch-hunting, and egomaniacal info-spewing. Time for some ground rules for the Internet.

By April 19, 2013

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Bing News

A pleasing design and stable performance make Bing News a must-have free app to effortlessly keep up with the news.

August 23, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 23, 2013

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Friday Poll: What's your top social-media news source?

With the announcement of changes to its News Feed, Facebook is moving into territory previously cornered by Twitter. Is it your top news source, or do you get your social-media news fix elsewhere?

By March 8, 2013

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Pew study: News consumption up via mobile, social media

Social-networking sites grew from 9 percent to 19 percent as a source for news in the last two years, but only 3 percent of respondents say they regularly get news from Twitter.

By September 27, 2012

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Startup courts Millennials with social, crowdsourced news site

Eric Schmidt's Innovation Endeavors, LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, and Oprah Winfrey are among those who have provided seed money to #waywire, co-founded by Newark, N.J., Mayor Cory Booker.

By June 30, 2012

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Microsoft Surface Pro 3: Good news, bad news

After two weeks with the Surface Pro 3, the good and the bad come into sharper relief.

By July 5, 2014

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Pipes

Great for reading about news items that interest you, Pipes is a valuable resource, but it needs more features to compete with other popular newsreaders.

July 10, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 10, 2014

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Google readies social news magazine app

Propeller is reported to be Google's first foray into social-news magazine apps.

By September 15, 2011