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Popular Apps Articles for 2013

Six Android GPS Apps for Navigating the Great Outdoors

Do you like to hike, jog, bike, kayak, raft, and/or ride horseback? Here are six off-road GPS apps to help you navigate new terrain and track your progress.

Apple iPhone 5S Mass Production Estimated to Begin This Month

Reports indicate that Apple's iPhone 5S production is on track to begin soon with the device's launch coming sometime between September and October.

10 Must-Have Smartphone Apps for Working On the Go

Like just about everyone else, you're probably using your iPhone or Android phone as a tool for both work and play. Here are ten essential apps for working on the[...]

iPhone 6 to Offer Larger Display, Expected in June 2014

New reports suggest that Apple may finally offer a larger display on the iPhone 6, and that it may launch in June of next year.

8 Great Remote PC Access Apps for Android & iOS Devices

Here's a hands-on look at eight top apps for accessing a Windows PC or Mac in your home or office from an iPhone, iPad, or Android smartphone or tablet.

3DMark for iOS Lets You Compare Apples to Androids

Futuremark recently released the iOS version of their popular graphics benchmarking app 3DMark to go along with the Android version which has been available since April.

Content Providers Could Pay for Users Streaming Video to Their Apps

Content providers could be stuck with the bill of streaming video via applications.

BBM Spotted Running on Android Device UPDATE

The long-awaited Android (and iOS) version of BlackBerry's BBM app may finally be released soon, as BGR recently spotted it running on a Samsung Galaxy S III.

Unofficial Vine App 6Sec Now Available on Windows Phone 8

The 6Sec video sharing app has launched on Windows Phone 8, emulating much of the same functionality of Twitter's Vine app while adding a few new twists.

Apple Releasing iOS 6.1.3 to Fix iPhone Lockscreen Bug

Users frustrated by a security flaw in Apple's iOS 6.1 may soon find relief as reports are saying that Apple has released a beta version of iOS 6.1.3 to developers.

Essential Apps for Rooted Android Phones and Tablets

When you "root" an Android smartphone or tablet, you can customize it as you like. Here are six great Android apps that take advantage of rooting.

BlackBerry Z10 May Cost Less Than You Expect

There was a time when RIM could charge a premium for its top smartphones. That day appears to be past -- its next high-end model will reportedly be priced below[...]

iPhone 5S Expected to Debut on September 10

Apple will is expected to unveil the iPhone 5S at a press conference on September 10.

GeeksPhone Reveals Firefox OS Developer Phones

Mozilla, along with GeeksPhone, revealed two new developer phones for the upcoming Firefox OS. The lower-end Keon and higher-end Peak, will allow users to begin developing apps for the new[...]

YouTube App Returns to Windows Phone, Now with Ads and Uploads

Microsoft's YouTube App has returned to Windows Phone 7 and 8, this time with the ads that Google demanded and the ability to directly upload videos.

ACSI: Samsung Beats Apple in Smartphone Customer Satisfaction Study

Numbers from the most recent American Customer Satisfaction Index report indicate that Samsung has Apple beat in the consumer satisfaction department, at least in the US.

BLOG: What’s With The Bricked Windows Phones?

A rash of hardware failures among two major Windows Phone 8 devices, the HTC 8X and the Nokia Lumia 920, has users wondering what's happening and what's being done to[...]

New Translation Feature Comes to Twitter App for Windows Phone

A new translation feature that uses Bing has been added to the Windows Phone Twitter app via a recent free update.

Apple iOS 6.1.2 Expected this Week to Fix Serious Bugs

Two significant bugs have turned up in iOS 6.1, and Apple is reportedly rushing out an update to fix them.

Apple iPhone 5 Rated Worst Top Smartphone by Consumer Reports

Despite its running title of "best smartphone in the market" for the past five years, Apple's iPhone seems to be losing traction among critics, as Consumer Reports has rated the[...]