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What smartphone apps are the most useful?

There seems to be an endless list of apps that are available for smartphone users. Whether you're on Team Apple, Team Droid or Team something less relevant, there are a lot of options upon entering your app store.

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Cardiologist Dr. Sarah Timmapuri, left, looks at data on a smartphone synchronized patient Gary Wilhelm's wrist device. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
Cardiologist Dr. Sarah Timmapuri, left, looks at data on a smartphone synchronized patient Gary Wilhelm's wrist device. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
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5 things to know about digital health tracking

NEW YORK (AP) -- More hospitals and doctors are starting to use data from fitness trackers and health apps to help treat patients. But they are moving cautiously. The technology has a lot of potential, but there are key challenges to work out:

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Study: Mobile devices interfering with child development

A parent's quick solution to appease their restless or cranky children: Hand them an iPad or smartphone, and let the screens do the real work.

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Getty Images / Sean Gallup
Getty Images / Sean Gallup
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A 30-second phone charger is in the works

If your phone has become part of your anatomy, this could be a life changer.

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The new Apple Pay mobile payment system, demonstrated at a Whole Foods store in Cupertino, Calif. Oct. 17.  (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
The new Apple Pay mobile payment system, demonstrated at a Whole Foods store in Cupertino, Calif. Oct. 17. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg, File)
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What’s it like to go mobile-pay only for a week?

AP Technology Writer Anick Jesdanun went mobile-pay-only for a week and reports on her experience:

NEW YORK (AP) -- Attempt at your own risk: For an entire week, I left all my cash and credit cards at home to see how well wallet-free mobile services work in the real world.

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(Oleksiy Mark, ThinkStock)
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NJ Lawmakers want ‘kill switches’ on smartphones

Smart phone theft is a growing problem in New Jersey and throughout the world. To deter thieves and protect your personal information, a trio of Garden State lawmakers is co-sponsoring legislation (A3157) to require all new smartphones and tablets sold in New Jersey to come equipped with a "kill switch" so the owner could remotely disable the device if it is lost or stolen.

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Getty Images / Sean Gallup
Getty Images / Sean Gallup
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I hate it when my smart phone screen glares at me

Don't you hate it when it's almost impossible to view your phone in the sun?

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Cellphone pioneer Motorola has announced it’s closing this Texas manufacturing facility just a year after announcing its opening. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)
Cellphone pioneer Motorola has announced it’s closing this Texas manufacturing facility just a year after announcing its opening. (AP Photo/LM Otero, File)
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Motorola to Close Year-Old Texas Smartphone Factory

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) -- Google's Motorola Mobility handset unit announced Friday it will shutter its North Texas factory by the end of this year, barely a year after it opened with much fanfare as the first smartphone assembly plant in the U.S.

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An LG employee poses for photographers holding the company's newly unveiled smartphone called the G3 at a press event in London, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
An LG employee poses for photographers holding the company's newly unveiled smartphone called the G3 at a press event in London, Tuesday, May 27, 2014. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
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LG Emphasizes Simplicity in New G3 Smartphone

LG's new smartphone provides sharper pictures than other leading phones, while sporting a customizable keyboard that promises to make typing easier.

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8 Of The Worst Terms Of Service You’ll Ever See

Here's a technology story that might make you want to throw your smart phone into a river. Companies know you'll almost never read the lengthy fine print written in annoying legalese. So they take advantage.

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