Tap That App: MyFitnessPal Makes the Most Annoying Part of Dieting Easy

This week, we take a hands on look at MyFitnessPal, one of the top fitness apps in both the iOS and Android app stores -- and for good reason.
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Tap That App: 'Can I Stream It' Tries to Be the Ultimate Digital Entertainment Database

Cord cutting can be tiresome, especially if you're trying to find out if one particular movie may be available on one of a half-dozen streaming services. In this week's Tap That App, we look at "Can I Stream It?" the website and app for iOS and Android that attempts to be the one-stop place to find where to watch anything.
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Tap That App: Hands On with Android Wear, Google's Evolving Smartwatch Platform

In this week's Tap That App, we take a hands-on look not at a single app, but at the latest version of Android Wear and its app ecosystem.
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Tap That App: The Best New Features of iOS 9

This week, we present a special OS-edition of Tap That App, with our favorite new features to help you explore and get the most out of the new iOS 9. We'll be talking about apps, too.
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Tap That App: Android Pay is a Breeze to Use, Wherever You Can Use It

In this week's Tap That App, we test drive the alternative to tapping your iPhone at the cash register: doing the same thing with your Android smartphone with Android Pay.
Trumpada Android game

Tap That App: Hands-On With Trumpada -- Latino Trump Backlash Comes to Android in a Game

Besides dropping his beauty pageants from the air and creating custom piñatas, Latinos are finding new cathartic ways to bash GOP presidential front-runner and celebrity real estate mogul Donald Trump in the digital space.
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Tap That App: Standalone YouTube Gaming App Challenges Twitch TV

Here's what YouTube Gaming for Android and iOS offers, how it hopes to replace Twitch in the burgeoning online world of live video game streaming, and how it may be the first test for a YouTube live streaming empire.
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Tap That App: With Dreamify, Your Android (or iPhone) Dreams of Electric Sheep

Google software engineers somewhat inadvertently created a neural net AI that could turn any image into abstract pieces of psychedelic art. Now you can harness that power in your pocket with Dreamify.
Landmarker Android Experiments app

Tap That App: Landmarker and Google's Android Experiments Stretch Your Phone's Possibilities

This week we look at Landmarker and other innovative apps recently released by Google as part of its new Android Experiments project.
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Tap That App: (Rap) Genius, New on Android and Refreshed on iOS & Web

This week we take a look at Genius, the app from the geniuses that originally devised the music-annotation site Rap Genius and eventually expanded it into a new take on the wiki-style, crowdsourced knowledge base for practically anything.
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Tap That App: Microsoft's Arrow Launcher for Android Ironically Feels as Simple as iOS

Here's everything Microsoft's beta-only Arrow launcher for Android features so far, and everything it doesn't.

Tap That App: Check Out Our Early Preview of Cortana for Android, Coming Soon to the Google Play Store

Cortana for Android leaked last weekend, a little more than a week before its expected release date next Wednesday. We got our hands on it and took it for a spin for this week's Tap That App!
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Tap That App: OfferUp Resurrects the Garage Sale On Your Phone

This week on Tap That App, we take a hands-on look at OfferUp, an app for iOS and Android (and available on the web) that is taking the local garage sale into the 21st century -- on your smartphone.
Apple Music

Tap That App: Apple Music is iTunes for the Streaming Age, and Possibly a Prelude to More

Apple released 'Music' along with iOS 8.4 and OS X 10.10.4 this week. Far more than a Spotify rival, this app represents the most ambitious (and much-needed) update in years to Apple's iTunes-rooted music empire.
Dash Radio app review

Tap That App: Dash Radio Is a New Take on An Old Concept

When Apple announced its new "Music" streaming service, one of the most talked-about features was the celebrity-curated playlists Apple teased. But Apple is not the only music service offering curated music by professional and well-known DJs.

Tap That App: Baby Sleep Instant Makes a Great (Free) Father's Day Gift for New Dads

Sunday is Father's Day, and if there's anyone who needs a practical Father's day gift, it's new dads. That's why we reviewed the Android app Baby Sleep Instant, a free app (in-app purchases) that could help new dads with crying infants get some peace and quiet.
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