Don't call 911 during emergencies, call your trusted friends instead, using Cell 411, the decentralized emergency alerting and response platform. Cell 411 is a powerful smartphone app that allows you to stream content and notify people in your cell(s
Google and Yahoo have accused ad-blocking software Shine of destroying the relationship between advertisers and consumers, after an executive from the company called its solution a "nuclear weapon" threatening the industry.
TELEGRAM FOUNDER AND CEO Pavel Durov built a messaging app predicated upon its ability to keep private things private, so it's no surprise that he agrees with Apple on the issue of encryption.
Facebook had a high-profile setback when its Free Basics mobile connectivity program got blocked in India earlier this month over net neutrality issues, but its CEO Mark Zuckerberg is adamant ...
Here's another use for the smartphone as it invades daily life: in place of your debit card at your bank cash machine.
If the FBI wins, it could open the door to massive surveillance
Asics is the latest to join the fitness app fad with its $85 million acquisition of Runkeeper.
This is the most ridiculous thing I've built in a long while: a full-size, real-life emoji keyboard, made of 14 keyboards and over 1,000 individually placed stickers. And yet, it's got everything from Unicode 8 -- but not yet the candidates from Unic
In January, state legislators from both California and New York introduced bills that would ban the retail sale of smartphones with full-disk encryption ??" a technology designed to guarantee customers' digital data stored within a phone is only
Another nail is hammered into Flash's coffin, meaning 2016 will be the last year of abundant display-marketing based on the maligned plugin
Soon, developers will be able to build games from within a virtual reality environment.
Fifteen years ago, 100,000 football fans streamed into the Raymond James Stadium in Tampa for Super Bowl XXXV.
GWX Control Panel is the easiest way for users of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 to protect their computers from Windows 10. With GWX Control Panel you can: Remove the "Get Windows 10" icon that appears in your notification area, prevent your Windows Up
As Republican and Democratic caucus voters used new Microsoft tallying apps during the Iowa caucuses, some took to Twitter to say the sites were crashing, while others complimented them on how swiftly they worked.
Ever try Googling someone only to come up with basic information and maybe a link or two to an outdated social media profile? There's a new website going around that promises to reveal much more than just a simple google search can show you.
It's lunchtime in Diego Garcia and still dark in the Mid-Atlantic, but the first light of day is reflecting hard white off the former Google facility in Hamina, Finland. The cameras on BLIX and RITTER, the twin UNDATA satellites I'm flying over Eur
Facebook is starting to worry about ad blockers.
TN Note: DHS can draw on intelligence information from any other agency, but feels that it needs yet more advanced software tools to analyze social media in order to find evil-doers. The RFI gives lip-service to "protect the privacy, civil rights a
One afternoon in December, Giphy's two dozen staff members gathered around a long picnic table in their Lower East Side Manhattan office for a year-in-review meeting.
Microsoft's brain is now available for anyone to use in their apps.
The open source operating system is fast becoming an essential building block of business, powering everything from drones and TVs to the infrastructure that tackles the toughest tech challenges.
Turning apps into money has always seemed like a fairly straightforward proposition. Sell the app, get the money. Or better yet, give the app away, and sell upgrades inside it. But while the basics remain largely the same, the alchemy that goes into
11 top investment banks have used blockchain technology to do mock trades with each other, signalling a big step towards adopting the technology first developed for bitcoin into mainstream finance.
Brendan Eich reinvented the web. Now he wants to upend the advertising industry.
if Twitter's Periscope brought live streaming video to anyone with a smartphone, the team behind ZCast wants to do the same for high-quality audio.
The ad blocker's registration for the Interactive Advertising Bureau's annual conference was revoked with virtually no explanation.
When kids open Minecraft, Microsoft doesn't just want them exploring dark caverns, endless plains, and procedurally generated mountains; it wants them exploring places carved out of the real world, like ancient Pompeii, the pyramids of Giza, and Gree
The leading lights in every field now rely on data to provide key insights, and guide working practices.
Interview with Jason Rubin, president of Oculus VR's worldwide studios
Books aren't dead. They're just getting digitized, like everything else. While there's a real charm to owning a stack of bound paper that you can fold the corners of, underline, and read without staring at a screen, ebooks are far more convenie