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Two Great Distraction-Free Writing Apps For iPad

OmmWriter and Clean Writer bring focus-boosting text tools to the iPad.

How Amazon's Appstore Competes With Android Market

Exclusive apps and refuge for those booted from Android Market are key selling points


Amazon Challenges Apple With Mac App Download Store

Amazon today launched a Mac-specific application download store that will compete with Apple's nearly five-month-old Mac App Store.

Web-Based Windows Phone 7 App Store Arriving with Mango

Users will be able to browse the full app catalog, view screenshots, and check out details and reviews. Microsoft will also allow you to share your favorite apps via a link in e-mails or recommendations on Facebook and Twitter.


How the App Store Reshapes IT's Priorities

The new IT must shed its deny-by-default mentality and embrace risk as opportunity to fully integrate with the business


Apple's App Store Has Had Half-a-Million Apps

500,000 apps have passed through the app store, according to a recent study.

Five Reasons Photographers Should Love the Apple iPhone

These free (or cheap) photo-friendly apps should be on every photographer's iPhone.


Apple Revamps Apple Store iPhone App

The Apple store anniversary refresh includes options for custom configurations of some product lines.


Expensify Adds Receipt Scanning to Simplify Expense Reporting

Speed up expense tracking with Expensify's new scanning feature, which automatically logs and categorizes your purchases.

5 Issues in Lodsys' In-App Purchase Patent Claim

The company wants third-party iOS developers to license its technology in order to implement in-app purchases in iPhone and iPad software.