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Joel Mathis is a regular contributor to Macworld and TechHive. He lives in Philadelphia with his wife and young son.

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Apple Pay comes to the web

Apple users are now able to use the Apple Pay service for online purchases.

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Google Play now warns users of apps that contain advertising

Developers were warned last year that a move was coming. It could force Android developers to start charging for content that is now free.


Biz Stone's Jelly app relaunches, promising to revolutionize search

Twitter cofounder Biz Stone takes a second shot with Jelly, which he described as a failure in its first iteration.

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Minecraft steps into virtual reality as Samsung Gear VR Edition appears in Oculus Store

Minecraft: Gear VR Edition went on sale Wednesday in the Oculus Store, selling at $7 to download. The game includes all the features of Pocket Edition, but redesigned to work with the $100 Samsung Gear VR headset.

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Tinder Social alarms users by showing Facebook friends

Turns out some people want to keep their online dating habits private.


Cloud storage pioneer Bitcasa is killing its cloud storage

Bitcasa's personal cloud storage service is going by the wayside.


Facebook's latest News Feed change puts articles you'll actually read front and center

The social network tries—again—to get away from clickbait.


The best apps for taking notes

With so many awesome apps at your disposal, using a pen and paper just doesn't make much sense.