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Natural Disaster? There's an App for That!

Here's a list of mobile and Web-based resources that can help in case of emergency.


10 Android 3.0 Honeycomb Apps You Can Get Now

The Android Market has a decent starter selection of Honeycomb apps; here are some of our picks.


Windows Phone 7: 10 Free Useful Apps

The Windows Phone Marketplace's 6000+ apps are far fewer than its rivals, but the Windows Phone 7 Zune-like interface gives apps a colorful and useful visual flair absent from other mobile platforms. Here are 10 free apps that benefit from that aesthetic.


News Corp.'s The Daily Due Next Week: Are You Buying?

The tablet-based publication challenges mobile users to pay for news on the go, in the latest experiment involving online news distribution.


Radio Station Apps: No Longer Welcome in the App Store

Analysis: Single-station radio playing apps are no longer allowed in the App Store.


Best Tech Products 2010: Full List, 1-100

PCWorld scanned the entire universe of technology this year--HDTVs, phones, tablets, PCs, e-book readers, storage, software, services, apps, digital cameras, camcorders, printers, and more--and picked the 100 best. Here's how we ranked them.

Mobile Phones and Apps: Best of 2010

The popular Android 2.2 operating system for Google smartphones, the Samsung Epic 4G phone, and a host of interesting apps for both business and pleasure top our list.


New York Times Updates iPad App: Little Innovation

Analysis: Revamped app provides more features, but will you be willing to pay for it later?


Flipboard for iPad: Part Revolution, Part Ridiculous

This "social magazine" iPad app works best when the reader-generated material is actually interesting, not just stylized digital content.


10 Free Android Apps for Staying Informed

Owning an Android smartphone means never having to say "I don't know" -- especially with this selection of references in your hand.


Slate Wars: 15 Tablets That Could Rival Apple's iPad

The iPad has captured many hearts and minds, but a fleet of rival tablets led by a separatist Android army is about to attack, armed with HD Flash video, multitouch screens, front-facing cameras, multitasking...even Windows 7. Let's take a look.


CNN's New iPhone App Puts Rivals to Shame

CNN may have been late with its iPhone app, but the $2 download delivers with live video and on-demand content.


Top 10 Open Source Apps for Windows

Every Windows user should consider making these utilities part of their standard applications