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webapps

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To attract developers, Microsoft opens up Web-app technology

It may sound perverse, but releasing WinJS as open-source software that works on rival browsers could help Microsoft get more apps on Windows.

By April 3, 2014

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Firefox OS taps into Cordova for easier Web-app development

Developers writing apps using the Cordova software foundation now can reach Mozilla's browser-based operating system as well as Android, iOS, Windows Phone, and BlackBerry OS.

By February 21, 2014

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Amazon adds HTML5 Web-app support for Kindle Fire, Android

The company will now allow Web app developers to port their HTML5 programs directly to its Appstore.

By August 7, 2013

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How to keep track of how much money your roommate owes you

With an app or two, you can settle or -- better yet -- prevent arguments among your roommates about who owes whom money.

By August 12, 2014

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Bluetooth LE in Apple TV shows NFC sidestep

An Apple TV "touch-to-set-up" option using Bluetooth Low Energy (LE) shows that Apple has well and truly moved beyond ever adding near-field communication (NFC) to the iPhone.

By September 26, 2013

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PayPal introduces hands-free payments with Beacon device

In a bid to dominate the physical retail experience, PayPal unveils a Bluetooth communicator that takes in-store payments hands-free.

By September 9, 2013

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PayPal introduces mobile 'order ahead'

Australians can now use any PayPal smartphone app to order and pay ahead of time at restaurants and cafes around the country.

By July 18, 2013

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Pac-Man remade as a runner

Namco Bandai has made a new Pac-Man game: a side-scrolling dash runner that is very confusing.

By July 18, 2013

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Selective ad blocking lets you support your favorite sites

Help the sites you frequent stay in business by adding them to AdBlock Plus's whitelist, which restricts the obtrusiveness of the ads that open on the page.

By July 11, 2013

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eBay to launch 'shoppable' storefront windows in NYC

The interactive storefront windows will let New Yorkers shop for and purchase items from Kate Spade from June 8 until July 7.

By June 5, 2013