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Philip has covered the Mac market since 1999, with a focus on the iPhone, iPad and iOS in recent years. In all that time, he has never tested a fart app.

TypeStyler Makes Long-awaited OS X Debut

After seven years of development, Strider Software says it's shipping an OS X version of TypeStyler.

ZenNews Adds Some Weight to RSS News Feeds

Zensify has a bone to pick with the way mobile devices make you read the news.

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Appswell's Looking for a Few Good App Ideas

Television ads for the iPhone promise that "There's an app for that." And, if you're talking about to-do lists, tip calculators, and myriad other categories...

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IMovie Update Improves Device Compatibility

Apple on Tuesday rolled out an iMovie update, improving compatibility between its video-editing application and a number of devices while also tackling some...

Mobile Version of Bento Updated for Recent Desktop Overhaul

A week after rolling out an overhaul to the desktop version of Bento, FileMaker also updated the mobile companion app to the personal database tool. The latest...

Chamber of Commerce to Apple: See Ya, Wouldn't Want to Be Ya

Hell hath no fury like a U.S. Chamber of Commerce spurned. Perhaps that explains the business trade association’s response to Apple’s very public resignation of...

Apple Leaves Chamber of Commerce, Citing Green Policies

Don't look for any Apple executives at the next U.S. Chamber of Commerce mixer wearing any of those "Hello, My Name is..." stickers. The computer maker has...

Adobe Rolls out LiveCycle App for IPhone

While an iPhone-friendly version of Flash Player remains a largely theoretical construct, Adobe did deliver an iPhone-ready product at its Adobe Max 2009...

Shakespeare for IPhone

When I graduated from high school back in the days when monstrous thunder lizards still roamed the earth, my parents gave me a present--The Complete Signet...

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Intuit Readies New Version of QuickBooks

Intuit took the wraps off QuickBooks 2010 for Mac on Wednesday, touting time-saving features and improved business-management tools for its accounting...

EyeTV for IPhone Joins the Ranks of TV Streaming Apps

EyeTV users need never have to stray to far from the warm loving glow of their favorite TV programs after Tuesday's arrival of the EyeTV app in the App Store...

FileMaker Releases Bento 3

FileMaker continued its rapid pace of updates for Bento Tuesday by releasing a new version of its personal database application. Bento 3 introduces a number of...

IWork Update Delivers a Number of Fixes

Apple released an update to its iWork suite of personal productivity tools on Monday. The iWork '09 9.0.3 includes fixes for suite-wide issues as the individual...

Orange to Offer IPhone Service in the UK

Potential iPhone owners in the United Kingdom have a choice when it comes to service providers now that Orange has announced plans to sell the iPhone 3G and 3GS...

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Parks Envi Puts National Parks in the Spotlight

My wife and I have a simple goal in our travels each year: try and visit at least one national park. Last year, it was Kings Canyon National Park. This year, we...