Best Apps for Back to School

Bonus tip: If you have an Apple Watch, Evernote for Apple Watch will allow you to dictate notes directly into Evernote! The go-to app for backing up all of your stuff. Keep all of your notes, reports, pictures, and other files at your fingertips with this ... ( read original story ...)

How Apple and Google are Ditching ‘Bad’ Apps

Both Apple and Google are striving for better quality in their respective app stores, that much is clear. Which has the better solution is largely philosophical: do you want fewer items to scroll past, or is it best to let the popular ones rise to the top? ( read original story ...)

Apple’s China problem highlights conundrum for tech sector

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple’s decision to bow to Chinese officials by removing apps to sidestep online censorship underscores the dilemma faced by US tech companies seeking to uphold principles while expanding their business. The iPhone maker is the latest from ... ( read original story ...)

Checkmate! – Apple’s Free iTunes App of the Week

This week’s free App of the Week is the multiplayer iMessage chess game Checkmate!. Normally it’s $0.99, but you can get it free from iTunes until Thursday, August 10th. This app is unlike most of the recent iTunes App of the week. It only works in ... ( read original story ...)

When WhatsApp was young: the early years

This comes only two months after Apple launches push notifications, which allows developers to ping users when they aren't using an app. Koum updates WhatsApp so that users will be pinged any time someone in their network changes their status. "WhatsApp is ... ( read original story ...)