Apple Acquires Transit App Embark

Apple buys Embark in an attempt to bolster its mapping service.
0:51 | 08/23/13

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In today's -- -- apple has acquired transit app developer and bark a move that will likely bolster public transit directions within the company's current maps app. The school season is right around the corner and if you're stumped for what tech gear to bring ABC's tech editor -- -- stern has a few suggestions. In the laptop category my top pick -- the MacBook Air yes it's a little bit more pricing and some of the windows eight laptops out there. At a thousand dollars to get a really good bang for your buck in terms of tablets this year I really like the nexus seven it's been updated with a higher resolution screen and it's also thinner than the iPad -- And there's a big gender gap among teenagers when it comes to outset -- locations. According to a study 59% of teenage girls turn off location tracking features -- to just 37%. Of boys those are your tech bytes. -- -- -- --

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