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Hands-on first impressions of Apple's iOS 6updated: Wed Jun 13 2012 11:07:00

At WWDC 2012, Apple unveiled the next generation of iOS, its mobile operating system. iOS 6 sports more than 200 new features and upgrades ? including the new Apple Maps, deep Facebook integration and improvements to Siri.

Facebook rolling out App Centerupdated: Fri Jun 08 2012 10:59:00

Make room, Apple, Google and Amazon. One more major Internet player now has an app store.

Twitter's bird logo gets a makeoverupdated: Wed Jun 06 2012 19:07:00

Twitter is giving users the bird. A cute, little, upwardly mobile bird.

CNNMoney: Fake Pokemon app becomes Apple App Store bestsellerupdated: Tue Feb 21 2012 17:39:00

A scam Pokemon game reached No. 2 on Apple's App Store charts this week before it was pulled -- a debacle that calls into question both Apple's approval process and Nintendo's "no apps for us" stance.

Why your computer is becoming more like your phoneupdated: Tue Feb 21 2012 07:56:00

Apple released Mountain Lion to developers last week, a new operating system that will make your desktop computer work more like your phone than ever before.

8 things you should know before building a mobile appupdated: Fri Feb 03 2012 09:56:00

App appeal is obvious. The barrier to entry? So low!

Atari embraces new era of gamingupdated: Mon Jan 16 2012 13:06:00

To adapt to the new era of gaming, Atari is returning to its roots.

iPhone celebrates fifth birthday -- How has it changed?updated: Tue Jan 10 2012 07:48:00

Gadget fans may be focused on the CES trade show this week, but there's something else notable going on today: It's the iPhone's fifth birthday.

Future of Appleupdated: Tue Jan 10 2012 07:48:00

CNN's John King talks to Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak about the future of Apple post-Steve Jobs.

Apple, Google diss standard mobile app rating systemupdated: Thu Dec 01 2011 07:45:00

In an effort to streamline and simplify the maturity ratings of software in mobile app stores, CTIA, the international wireless industry association, yesterday proposed a ratings system that store owners could voluntarily adopt.

The re-appearing Gmail app for Apple iOSupdated: Wed Nov 16 2011 17:23:00

Two weeks ago, Google published its much-anticipated Gmail app in the Apple app store.

Researcher: iPhone bug could let hackers steal photos, contacts and send textsupdated: Tue Nov 08 2011 14:52:00

A bug in Apple's mobile operating system allows hackers to take control of iPhone and iPad apps, using them to steal people's photos, contacts and even send text messages without the device's user knowing about it, according to a notable computer security researcher.

Bjork's 'Biophilia' takes music to the app worldupdated: Mon Oct 10 2011 14:02:00

The musician Bjork is releasing the first ever app-album. It's called "Biophilia," and it goes on sale in the Apple App Store on Tuesday.

Apple bans app that shows ugly side of electronicsupdated: Wed Sep 14 2011 13:35:00

The maker of a mobile game highlighting the uglier side of electronics production has seen the game banned from Apple's App Store just hours after its release.

CNNMoney: Amazon knifes Apple, launches Web-based Kindle Cloudupdated: Wed Aug 10 2011 11:34:00

Amazon is sidestepping Apple's strict new in-app purchasing rules for the App Store with three simple words: to the cloud.

Survey shows pent-up demand for next iPhoneupdated: Wed Jul 27 2011 14:56:00

It's a testament to your brand name and image when a plurality of consumers are willing to buy your product without even trying it... or even seeing it with their own eyes.

Sidestepping Apple: Companies rethink app strategiesupdated: Tue Jul 26 2011 08:07:00

We all knew that once Apple starting enforcing new rules for in-app purchases, it would change how media companies do business on the iPhone and iPad.

CNNMoney: Amazon caves to Apple's new App Store rulesupdated: Mon Jul 25 2011 14:44:00

Nearly one month after Apple's strict new App Store rules kicked in, Amazon and other publishers have finally rolled over.

Google+ iPhone app now availableupdated: Wed Jul 20 2011 08:26:00

Update: Google has already released an update to the Google+ app. For those that are having problems, check the App Store and download the latest version.

CNNMoney: Amazon wins skirmish in 'App Store' battle with Appleupdated: Thu Jul 07 2011 13:11:00

Apple has been dealt a blow in its "App Store" trademark case, with a federal judge denying its request for an injunction to stop Amazon from using the term.

CNNMoney: Apple vs. the world: App Store showdown loomsupdated: Wed Jun 29 2011 18:06:00

Big changes are coming to Apple's App Store on Thursday -- and they could mean big trouble for e-book sellers like Amazon and Barnes & Noble.

For Apple, another misfire in video editing, pros sayupdated: Fri Jun 24 2011 16:53:00

The latest version of Apple's widely-used Final Cut Pro high-end video-editing software may not be ready for its closeup.

Israel cheers Apple's decision to pull appupdated: Thu Jun 23 2011 07:32:00

Israel on Thursday applauded Apple's decision to remove an application called the "The 3rd Intifada" from its popular App Store for iPads and iPhones.

Apple yanks 'The 3rd Intifada' appupdated: Wed Jun 22 2011 21:46:00

The computer giant Apple Inc. agreed Wednesday to remove an application called the "The 3rd Intifada" from its popular App Store for iPads and iPhones.

Apple urged to yank 'anti-Israel' appupdated: Tue Jun 21 2011 19:40:00

The Israeli government is asking Apple Inc. to remove a mobile application called "The Third Intifada" from its popular App Store.

CNNMoney: Will Apple boot Kindle from its App Store?updated: Wed Jun 15 2011 05:16:00

Apple and Amazon are barreling toward a showdown -- and neither side wants to talk about it.

Google streamlines Android marketupdated: Thu May 12 2011 08:30:00

Android's explosive growth over the past three years has been a double-edged sword for its apps. On the plus side, there are more of them than ever. On the negative side, there are more of them than ever.

iPad 2 buying frenzyupdated: Wed May 04 2011 06:00:00

Apple's iPad 2 was launched in London with great fanfare. Nina Dos Santos reports.

What to make of the Apple-Amazon 'app store' feudupdated: Tue Mar 22 2011 14:42:00

The giants of the tech world have worked themselves into a tizzy over the term "app store."

Apple sues Amazon over 'app store' nameupdated: Tue Mar 22 2011 11:08:00

Amazon just revealed its own specially curated version of the Android Marketplace, but has chosen to label it the "Appstore."

Nintendo talks future 3DS upgrade possibilitiesupdated: Tue Mar 22 2011 08:00:00

The Kyoto gamemaker is gearing up to launch Nintendo 3DS, a portable game machine with a glasses-free 3-D display, in the United States on March 27.

Is Google's Android Market dangerous?updated: Wed Mar 02 2011 16:14:00

Google's Android Market experienced its first real security lapse on Wednesday as more than a dozen apps were were found to be lined with malicious code that could be used to steal user information and more.

Report: Apps to explode to $38 billion market by 2015updated: Tue Mar 01 2011 08:22:00

Apple bet big on the App Store -- and 350,000 apps later, competitors are struggling to catch up. Now, there's Google's Android Market, BlackBerry's App World, HP's Palm App Catalog, and Microsoft's Apps Marketplace.

Apple vs. publishers: Why the tech firm already wonupdated: Thu Feb 17 2011 12:24:00

Apple this week announced a plan to levy a 30 percent fee on publishers who charge subscriptions through its App Store on the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The fee applies to newspapers, magazines and digital books (not to mention music and videos).

CNNMoney: Will millions of people pay for iPad news?updated: Sat Feb 05 2011 09:20:00

Media companies are making big bets on tablet-friendly newspapers and magazines -- even as they bleed cash chasing a still-tiny audience.

CNNMoney: Apple blocks Sony e-book app. Is Kindle next?updated: Wed Feb 02 2011 10:10:00

Apple is tightening its App Store policies on e-books -- a move that has the stalled the release of Sony's e-reader app and threatens trouble ahead for Amazon's popular Kindle app.

Apple: We want a cut of Amazon, Sony e-book salesupdated: Wed Feb 02 2011 07:54:00

Apple has responded to the furor over its supposed App Store policy changes that many believe could affect the popular Kindle, Nook, and Sony Reader apps.

Daughter downloads 10-billionth app, mom hangs up on Appleupdated: Mon Jan 24 2011 12:26:00

Apple's countdown to 10 billion downloads in its App Store hit its long-awaited milestone this weekend.

Apple's Mac App Store sparks another software gold rushupdated: Fri Jan 14 2011 13:18:00

With the launch of an App Store for the Mac last week, Apple has proved that its all-in-one digital marketplace model -- so successful for the iPhone, iPod and iPad -- can flourish on old-fashioned laptop and desktop computers as well.

Mac App Store launches with 1,000 apps, big discountsupdated: Thu Jan 06 2011 13:32:00

The Mac App Store has launched, freshly stocked with over 1,000 OS X applications. The store comes as part of an OS X update, version 10.6.6, and is a standalone application rather than being yet another add-on to the already creaking and bloated iTunes.

Skype iPhone app adds video callingupdated: Thu Dec 30 2010 01:50:00

Skype released a new version of the telephony application for iPhone, which adds video-chat features that go beyond what Apple offers.

It's the holidays, so let your work e-mail goupdated: Wed Dec 22 2010 08:09:00

'Twas the night before Christmas and all through the house, not a creature was stirring, not even a computer mouse. 'Cause y'all are checking your work e-mail on your BlackBerrys under the dining room table.

Google's new app store: Are you confused yet?updated: Fri Dec 10 2010 10:11:00

Google this week unveiled its Chrome Web Store, which aims to do for the Web what Apple's App Store did for mobile devices: It provides a place to explore and "install" Web-based applications.

Apple updates iOS, adds free feature for finding lost gadgetsupdated: Mon Nov 22 2010 18:58:00

Lose your iPhone? There's been an app for that since June, but now it's free for owners of newer Apple gadgets.

CNNMoney: iPhone Flash app pulled from Appleupdated: Thu Nov 04 2010 08:19:00

Skyfire launched its app that plays Flash video on the iPhone one day early, but it didn't expect to pull the app off Apple's App Store so soon.

Android hits 100K apps; still trails Appleupdated: Tue Oct 26 2010 09:43:00

Along with wireless networks and geeky tech specs, the apps available for a smartphone have become a major product differentiator. That's why news that Google's Android platform hit 100,000 apps on Monday sent such waves through the tech world, with dozens of blogs weighing in.

What we know about the Mac App storeupdated: Mon Oct 25 2010 08:27:00

Can lightning strike twice for Apple in its quest for world software domination? Using the same system it pioneered on the iPhone, Apple is trying to bring its software-distribution system to users of its Mac OS.

Reasons to love, and loathe, the Mac App Storeupdated: Thu Oct 21 2010 11:27:00

Apple this week presented its plan for the Mac App Store, a new way for Mac users to find and download applications.

CNNMoney: EA buys Angry Birds publisherupdated: Wed Oct 20 2010 15:38:00

Electronic Arts said Wednesday that it will acquire Chillingo, the company that publishes the ultra-popular smartphone game Angry Birds.

Apple trademarks 'There's an app for that'updated: Tue Oct 12 2010 18:07:00

If it can't be done on an Apple product, there's no longer officially an app for that.

CNNMoney: Apple loosens its chokehold on app developmentupdated: Fri Sep 10 2010 12:22:00

Apple is loosening its grip on its app development for its mobile devices, announcing Thursday that it will drop restrictions on what programming tools developers can use to create iOS apps.

We're downloading more apps than songsupdated: Fri Sep 10 2010 08:14:00

We'll soon have downloaded more apps than songs from iTunes, according to app developer Asymco.

Grab these hot iPhone 4 gamesupdated: Wed Sep 01 2010 10:18:00

If you've picked up Apple's iPhone 4, you're probably aware of the new features that can benefit gamers on the go: a higher-resolution display, an integrated gyroscope to complement the accelerometer (for six-axis motion control), longer battery life and faster Wi-Fi.

Apple launches 'try before you buy' appsupdated: Fri Aug 06 2010 11:30:00

Apple's just opened up a new section of the App Store. Called "Try Before You Buy," it lets users test drive a limited selection of apps before purchasing them.

First iPhone 4 'jailbreak' posted onlineupdated: Mon Aug 02 2010 10:16:00

A well-known hacker on Sunday posted the first "jailbreak" for the iPhone 4.

iPhone uncensored: Jailbreaks now legalupdated: Mon Aug 02 2010 10:16:00

iPhone owners can now legally jailbreak their phones.'s John Sutter explains jailbreaking and the recent changes.

What the iPhone jailbreaking ruling meansupdated: Tue Jul 27 2010 10:36:00

To help answer some questions about this week's Copyright Office announcement regarding the legality of so-called cell phone jailbreaking, or the modification of the software that comes with iPhones and other handsets that is designed not to be changed, we've compiled the following list of Frequently Asked Questions:

Sneak peek at CNN's global iPhone appupdated: Tue Jul 27 2010 10:36:00

CNN's Errol Barnett has an exclusive look at the new CNN iPhone application for users outside of the U.S.

CNNMoney: Jailbreaking iPhone apps is now legalupdated: Mon Jul 26 2010 19:14:00

IPhone users can now legally hack their phones to download applications that aren't in Apple's App Store.

CNNMoney: Where old iPhones go to dieupdated: Fri Jun 25 2010 15:16:00

In the wake of Thursday's iPhone 4 launch frenzy lies as trail of unloved, no-longer-needed iPhones cast off by owners trading up for the shiny new model.

Steve Jobs reinvents the CEO with his e-mailsupdated: Wed May 26 2010 13:16:00

Most Fortune 500 CEOs are about as accessible as Kim Jong Il, but Apple CEO Steve Jobs has been breaking the mold. He's sent terse e-mail replies to more than a dozen customer inquiries -- and one journalist -- in the past few months.

Has the iPhone lost its cool?updated: Fri May 21 2010 14:40:00

Did Google just turn the tables on Apple?

Finally, an official Twitter iPhone appupdated: Wed May 19 2010 16:31:00

Yesterday, Tweetie 2 for iPhone disappeared from the App Store. Its replacement, simply titled Twitter, is now available.

New iPhone system, with multi-tasking, unveiledupdated: Fri Apr 09 2010 12:09:00

Apple unveiled details of its next-generation iPhone operating system Thursday in a press event at the company's headquarters here.

How the fake 'iCade' could become realupdated: Fri Apr 02 2010 19:56:00

Games are big on the iPhone -- the majority of apps on the App Store are games, and games are regularly among the top-selling paid and free apps.

SlingPlayer video app goes 3G on iPhoneupdated: Mon Feb 15 2010 13:18:00

Sling Media on Monday launched a new version of its SlingPlayer Mobile app for iPhone and iPod touch.

iPad apps likely to be bigger, pricierupdated: Mon Feb 01 2010 15:36:00

If recent gadget history is a guide, consumers considering Apple's new iPad won't focus so much on the product specs -- the big screen, fast processor, long battery life and the like.

Google Voice finally on iPhone, in the browserupdated: Tue Jan 26 2010 16:37:00

Google's end run around Apple's App Store is complete: Google Voice is ready as a Web application.

CNNMoney: Apple raising its game with Quattro buyupdated: Tue Jan 05 2010 16:32:00

Apple said on Tuesday that it has agreed to buy Quattro Wireless, a mobile advertising and publishing company.

CNNMoney: Apple's App Store tops 3 billion downloadsupdated: Tue Jan 05 2010 11:52:00

Apple announced Tuesday that its App Store has surpassed 3 billion downloads from iPhone and iPod touch users.

App army promises new tech revolutionupdated: Tue Dec 22 2009 13:41:00

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