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iWork for iCloud beta now available to the public

Apple has made the Web versions of Pages, Numbers, and Keynote publicly available to all at iCloud.com, though the apps remain in beta.

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blackberry keyboard

Grim future ahead for fans of “worthless” BlackBerry

The question is not whether BlackBerry will survive, it's whether you'll be using Android or iOS when it dies.

Appcelerator gets API smarts with Singly buy

Mobile application development tools vendor Appcelerator has acquired Singly, a provider of API (application programming interface) management software, the two companies announced.

microsoft tag

Redmond abandons Microsoft Tag. Where does QR Code go from here?

Though Tag technology will continue under the stewardship of Scanbuy, the future or QR Code remains uncertain.

Build your own mobile apps

DIY dev: should you build your own app?

For businesses with the right talent and resources, developing your own apps can offer huge advantages. But it’s not for everybody.

Oracle unveils HTML5-based mobile BI app designer

Oracle is latching onto the self-service BI (business intelligence) trend with a new tool for creating HTML5-based mobile applications.

Facebook Payments

Facebook mobile payments a boon for businesses

Facebook's huge active community makes its latest feature a great way for businesses to turn followers into revenue

smartphones

5 ways your smartphone's ‘smarts’ have become more important than the ‘phone’

People live and die by their smartphones, but placing phone calls is not the primary function of a “smartphone”.

FreshBooks for Android

FreshBooks launches Android app

It lets you create invoices, track time and log expenses on the fly.

BlackBerry starts looking for buyer or partner as new OS struggles

Blackberry's board of directors has formed a committee to explore strategic alternatives for the future of the company that could include joint ventures or a sale of the company, as it struggles to turn its new BlackBerry 10 operating system into a success.

Google Maps ads are a big opportunity for local businesses

The combination of Google Maps and Google ads gives local businesses a tool to reach the customers that matter most.

Expensify expands capabilities to create ‘expense reports that don’t suck’

The service rolls out beta integration with Xero accounting software.

Windows Phone App Studio lets businesses craft custom apps

Can’t find an app you need in the Windows Phone app store? Just create it yourself using Microsoft’s Windows Phone App Studio tool.

Nokia buys out, renames Nokia Siemens Networks

Nokia finished its buyout of Nokia Siemens Networks on Wednesday and renamed the company Nokia Solutions and Networks, or NSN.

Manage mobility with Windows To Go

Windows 8 Enterprise's secret weapon makes it easy to support BYOD environments and more