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Mayer moves Yahoo further away from search with new content push

Yahoo’s new digital magazines, as well as a News Digest app, the acquisition of Aviate, and other new content led by Katie Couric all prove that Marissa Mayer has a new vision for the Internet giant.

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Taxi! Five free apps for hailing a legit cab

Stop waving your hand at every passing cab. Hail them with your phone instead.

There's no Here there: Nokia pulls map app off iOS

Nokia says iOS 7 has harmed the user experience of its mapping app, but the company has show little appetite for keeping Here Maps up to date since its iOS debut more than a year ago.

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Beware snoopy apps that ask more than they need to know

Some apps that don't seem to have anything to do with user data are actually watching and noting your usage habits and reporting back to their corporate overlords.

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Attackers could match phone numbers to Snapchat accounts, researchers say

A legitimate feature for finding friends on Snapchat lacks rate limiting and can be abused, a security research group claims

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8 must-have mobile games for your new smartphone

With these games on your phone, you can easily ignore your obnoxious in-laws!

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25 excellent apps to install on your new Windows tablet

From entertainment offerings to e-reading tools to apps that bask in 'One Microsoft' synergies, these are the apps you should install on your new tablet right now.

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11 must-have apps for your new Android phone

Because killer apps like these are the gift that keeps giving all year long.

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Holiday cooking tip: Windows 8's Food & Drink hands-free mode keeps your screen clean

The Food & Drink app's hands-free mode will keep your Christmas ham's succulent juices from smearing your device's display.

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Facebook for Windows Phone gains secondary Live Tiles

The Microsoft-authored Facebook app now allows you to monitor specific pictures or posts.