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Stay.Com for Android, Apple iOS: Create Your Own Travel Guide with an App

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Travel Editor Russ Johnson reviews Stay.com, a web site and app that lets you create your own travel guide and experience.
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Demo Mobile 2013: The Internet of Things, Live Panoramas and Beer

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aNewDomain.net — At Demo Mobile 2013 in San Francisco, I watched Mickey McManus, President and CEO of Maya Design, present the audience with two helicopter drones, a wristwatch and a bunch of illuminated balls that rolled about the stage. Projected on-screen was a mobile app. McManus lifted his finger and proceeded to drag a green dot pulling a virtual […]
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Ten Terrific Tablet Tasks: Carpentry, Cooking, Remote Access, Lighting and More

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Need a carpenter's assistant? A new security system? A second monitor? Our Mike Olsen has 10 terrific tasks your tablet will do if you have the right app. Here's everything you need to know about 10 tablet tasks -- we bet you never even considered some of these -- that will change the way you live and work. For the better, we hope.
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Chess By Post: Freeware You Can Rook To, Beats Chess with Friends Hands Down

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I've tried a lot of chess apps and online chess games. The best yet? Chess by Post. It's great freeware for more reasons than I have pawns. Here are a few.
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The Connected Traveler: 20 Travel Apps To Check Out Before You Go

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Our expert about all things travel, Russ Johnson, aka The Connected Traveler, has been at the LA Times and New York Times Travel Shows testing and talking about apps. He suggests 20 top Apple iOS and Android apps to check out before taking your next trip.
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SXSW 2013 App Preview: GonnaBe for iOS, BonFyre for Android, iOS

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Chris Miller and Paul Steel are covering SXSW 2013 in Austin for us this year -- and here they preview two high-profile apps you'll be hearing about. GonnaBe for iOS and BonFyre for iOS and Android. Here are screenshots, details and their expert commentary on video. Find a schedule for the SXSW 2013, which runs March 8 through March 17 in Austin, within.
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SXSW 2013: Von Glitschka On Why Everyone Should Draw

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Studies show that doodling focuses the mind.. SXSW 2013 speaker and illustrative artist Von Glitschka reveals his views to our Madison Andrews on how drawing will enhance the creative process for creatives -- and what his favorite BBQ spot in Austin is.
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Adobe Digital Publishing Suite Folio Format Review: Deep Dive

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Adobe Digital Publishing Suite comes in three flavors, two of which are available only to publishers with rather deep pockets. Erik Vlietnick takes a look at how the makings of an Apple iPad publication.
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Apple Maps to Thunderdome, Tickets to the Moon on Sale: Tech 411 with Todd Moore

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Apple Maps may leave you stranded without water. It’s Tech 411 with our Todd Moore and Oscar Santana on tickets to the moon, the top five monitors, and favorite apps--IntoNow and SongPop.
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SF AppShow 2012: Big Day for Apple iOS (preview)

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A referral service on steroids. Big Day is a social network based event reminder service and gifting freeware app coming soon to Apple iOS, founders told our Gina Smith at the SF AppShow 2012. It lets you know when birthdays or other important dates are coming up, and you can use it to buy a gift, too. It's got an enormous network of major merchants on tap. And it's privacy policy is stellar.
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