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Corel Painter 2017 adds new brushes, gradient tools, and texture painting

Painter stays on top with new features and enhancements for professional artists.

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The Pokémon Go effect: Apple’s App Store enjoys a record-breaking July

It appears that the popular augmented-reality game has also augmented Apple's revenue for the month.

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The Ultimate PC Bundle - Save Hundreds on 10 Top-Rated Apps Ft. Scrivener & CCleaner Pro - Deal Alert

The web is an incredible place, filled with a slew of programs and apps designed to help you get the most out of your PC. But which ones do you pick? Fortunately, the Ultimate PC Bundle is here, and it has curated 10 top-rated...

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Channels review: Turn your iPad or iPhone into a handheld TV

The Channels app lets you view over-the-air broadcasts and some cable programming in iOS with the right third-party hardware.

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Apple Store app for iOS will feature recommendations

The recommendations are based on your buying history.

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WWDC wish list: Predicting the next version of OS X

Mac OS X, OS X, MacOS—whatever it's called, it's about to get a slew of new features, like Siri, overhauled Photos, and more tools for developers.

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Pixelmator 3.5 Canyon brings new selection tools and a retouch extension for Photos

Pixelmator Team just released a major update to our favorite image-editing app for Mac.

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VideoSlam review: Fast-paced, no-frills compilation videos on your iPhone

VideoSlam turns iPhone photos and videos into short, fast-paced compilations of shareable memories that can be instantly shared with friends or loved ones.

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Facebook may add news sections to its app, just like Facebook Paper

The social network wants you to get your news from Facebook instead of Twitter.

Twitter terminates TweetDeck for Windows

Twitter today said it would halt updates to the Windows version of TweetDeck in four weeks.

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Intuit sells Quicken to private equity firm in management buyout

Intuit hs sold its Quicken personal finance software unit to H.I.G. Capital, a Miami-based private equity firm.

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Apple's software woes: Problems or progress?

As Apple works to adapt one experience across many platforms, you bet there are going to be bugs.

Hands-on: CloudMagic for Mac brings effortless focus to your email

Fans of CloudMagic for iOS will fawn over this "distraction-free" Mac app, even if it lacks a key feature of the mobile version.

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Review: Nuance Dragon for Windows offers strong voice recognition

The latest version of Dragon, Nuance's pricey but powerful voice recognition software for Windows, shows real improvement. Our reviewer offers a full analysis.

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