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The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Nov. 12, 2019 12:34 PM EST

App Store Official Charts for the week ending November 10, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 4. iSchedule, HotSchedules 5. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 7. Procreate Pocket, Savage Interactive Pty Ltd 8....

FBI: Cybercrimes on the rise because of sophisticated scams

Nov. 9, 2019 7:49 PM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — On Dec. 14, 2018, Aaron Cole was about to buy a new house and received an email that he thought was from his title company, directing him to make a $123,000 deposit. Cole complied, not realizing that a sophisticated hacker network had likely been spying on his communications with the...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Nov. 5, 2019 12:54 PM EST

App Store Official Charts for the week ending November 3, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 4. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 5. iSchedule, HotSchedules 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 7. Facetune, Lightricks Ltd. 8. Procreate Pocket, Savage...

Ford to offer over-the-air software updates across lineup

Oct. 30, 2019 8:40 AM EDT

DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — Beginning next year, Ford's redesigned vehicle models will allow software updates over the internet or through cellular phone connections. The company says every model will be equipped with the technology as they are redesigned. The shift will reduce visits to dealers for service and...

Edmunds tests Android Auto and Apple CarPlay updates

Oct. 30, 2019 6:16 AM EDT

The fall season coincides with the reveal of the latest smartphones and operating systems from Apple and Google. This year in particular marks the first time that the two brands have significantly overhauled their automotive software — Apple CarPlay and Android Auto — to make them easier to use....

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Oct. 29, 2019 6:21 PM EDT

App Store Official Charts for the week ending October 27, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 4. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 5. iSchedule, HotSchedules 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 7. True Skate, True Axis 8. Facetune, Lightricks Ltd. 9....

Soaring bills: Scientists' budget blown by texting eagles

Oct. 25, 2019 9:43 AM EDT

MOSCOW (AP) — A Russian wildlife group is seeking donations after eagles they were tracking racked up big cellphone bills abroad. Elena Shnayder of the Center For Wild Animal Rehabilitation said Thursday that the group had fitted young steppe eagles with transmitters programmed to send text messages with...

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday

Oct. 24, 2019 5:06 PM EDT

Stock indexes closed mostly higher on Wall Street as big gains by technology companies were offset by losses in health care, communications services and other sectors. Microsoft, PayPal and Lam Research all rose after posting solid results in the July-September quarter. The tech sector added to its already...

Is the stethoscope dying? High-tech rivals pose a threat

Oct. 23, 2019 10:22 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Two centuries after its invention, the stethoscope — the very symbol of the medical profession — is facing an uncertain prognosis. It is threatened by hand-held devices that are also pressed against the chest but rely on ultrasound technology, artificial intelligence and...

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

Oct. 22, 2019 3:45 PM EDT

App Store Official Charts for the week ending October 20, 2019: Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 4. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 5. iSchedule, HotSchedules 6. Plague Inc., Ndemic Creations 7. The Game of Life, Marmalade Game Studio 8. Facetune,...