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Parenting? There are apps for that

As of 08/22/2014 3:01 AM
May mga parenting apps na ngayon ang smartphones para ma-monitor ang mga anak at siguraduhing maayos ang kanilang kalagayan. Full article

Shazam breaks 100-M monthly user mark

As of 08/21/2014 5:05 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Shazam announced Wednesday that 100 million people use its song-recognition mobile service monthly in a 34 percent surge from a year earlier. Full article

Uber pulls into mobile dining and travel apps

As of 08/21/2014 5:01 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Uber teamed up with dining and travel smartphone applications Wednesday as the controversial Internet-age car-hailing service moved to park itself at the heart of mobile lifestyles. Full article

Smart partners with travel search giant Skyscanner

As of 08/20/2014 7:58 PM
Telco giant Smart Communications Inc. on Tuesday announced the formation of a partnership with leading global travel search engine Skyscanner to capitalize on the growing tourism industry in the country. Full article

Google buys travel guide app startup Jetpac

As of 08/19/2014 3:52 PM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Google confirmed Monday it has bought the startup behind a Jetpac mobile application that creates insightful travel guides by analyzing pictures from social networks such as Instagram. Full article

Facebook helps readers tell truth from fiction

As of 08/19/2014 12:31 PM
Facebook said on Monday that it is testing a way to let members know when articles posted to the social network are tongue-in-cheek instead of hand-on-heart.   Full article

Apps put fitness fans through short, sharp workouts

As of 08/18/2014 8:19 PM
Fitness buffs who can't make it to the gym but still want to exercise can turn to apps for a short, intense workout when they are pressed for time. Full article

Look, no hands! Test driving a Google car

As of 08/17/2014 1:36 PM
Self-driving cars could appear on roads by the end of this decade, predicted a detailed report on the budding driverless industry issued late last year by investment bank Morgan Stanley. Full article

50 Cent, Intel team up on heart-monitor headphones

As of 08/17/2014 12:14 AM
Rap star 50 Cent and US computing giant Intel are teaming up on a new line of headphones that double as heart rate monitors. Full article

Smart gadget promises to track fitness goals

As of 08/14/2014 8:39 PM
Power Mac Center, an Apple service provider in the Philippines, on Wednesday introduced the Misfit Shine personal tracker, which is aimed at those who are pursuing a healthy lifestyle. Full article