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Translator with Speech review: Windows Phone app bridges language barriers

This app speaks translations in 54 languages, and Windows Phone's predictive texting and speech recognition makes it a snap to use.

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Microsoft Office for iPad review: Finally! True productivity on your tablet

Microsoft's Office for Apple's iPad tablet is a beautiful hybrid of form and function, competing with and even outdoing Apple's iWork suite.

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SwiftKey Note review: Awesomely fast typing, but limited to just one app

This note-taking app has a super smart predictive keyboard and syncs with Evernote.

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Snow is for suckers: Play these winter sports games on Android

When it's too cold out for the real thing, there's always your phone.

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11 must-have apps for your new Windows Phone

Got a new Windows Phone for the holidays? These apps will start you off right.