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Apple Didn't Just Change the World, its Apps Did Too

The developer of Word Lens, which translates printed words through the camera of an Apple mobile device without an Internet connection, won a World Technology Award.


Apple iOS App Helps Locate Nearest Haunted House

Haunted House is a location-based app that uses's directory, supposedly the Web's largest and most comprehensive, to find haunts near you.


iPod Oddities

A decade of weird sidelights of the world's most iconic gadget.

Apple's iPod Turns 10

Apple introduced the first iPod on October 23, 2001, moving the company into a new era in which it developed ever sleeker handheld devices, including the iPhone and the iPad.


Android Media Players Take on the iPod Touch

Archos, Philips, Samsung, and Sony hope to give Apple's iPod Touch a run for its money with their own Android-based personal media player offerings.

How to Jailbreak Your iOS 5 Device

Want to jailbreak an iPod Touch, iPhone, or iPad running iOS 5? Here's how to do so with Redsn0w.


iOS 5 Update: Top Headaches and How to Fix Them

Here's a look at the top four problems users have been running into when trying to upgrade, along with the best available solutions.


How Steve Jobs Changed Mobility

Analysis: The Apple leader's influence on technology is clear; but he also altered forever our expectations about when and where we use our gadgets.


Oops! Apple Prematurely Sends 'Welcome to iCloud' E-mail

Apple has sent out invitations to an event on Tuesday, when observers expect the iPhone 5 and iOS 5 announcements to be made.

The iPod Classic is Headed to the Tech Dustbin

Happy 10th Birthday, iPod're dead.