Apps

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Facebook Messenger To Mix Business & Pleasure

Facebook’s Messenger app is evolving into a multitasking tool equipped to send an animated fist bump to a friend at one moment and then get a little business done in the next.

03/26/2015

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Live Streaming Apps Dominate SXSW Buzz

The five-day festival is not yet half over, but buzzworthy trends are already emerging. Here’s a look at top topics so far at the annual gathering of the Technorati.

03/16/2015

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Travel Apptitude: Best Apps For Planning Your Trip

Need a hand planning your next trip? These five apps will have you all packed up and ready to go in no time.

03/16/2015

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YouTube To Release App Made For Kids

YouTube is going to release a mobile app that will only show video clips which are suitable for young children, to help parents control what their kids are watching on the internet.

02/20/2015

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Doctors Say Trackers & Apps Can Boost Care

That little bracelet around your wrist, or the phone app that is keeping track of your exercise and meals, might be the key to keeping you out of the hospital one day.

02/20/2015

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Uber Vows Bigger Focus On Safety

Popular ridesharing service Uber promises to focus on rider safety amid increasing concerns that its drivers are not adequately screened for past criminal convictions.

12/18/2014

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Mobile Apps Still Collect Information On Kids

It’s been more than a year since regulators came out with new privacy rules for kids’ mobile apps. But many silly software programs still quietly collect data on the youngest consumers.

12/08/2014

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Uber Valued At $40 Billion

Uber raised $1.2 billion in its latest round of funding from venture capitalists, a sign that investors were little fazed by the ride-hailing app’s recent spate of bad publicity.

12/05/2014

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Security Flaw Puts Apple Devices At Risk

Security researchers have discovered a vulnerability in Apple’s software that hackers could use to steal sensitive information from iPhones or iPads.

11/11/2014

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Best New Apps For Holiday Shopping Deals

Use your smartphone to truly maximize your holiday shopping. From coupon finders to shopping lists, these apps have everything that you need to get the best savings.

11/10/2014

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Microsoft Releases Office Apps For iOS

Microsoft is releasing new versions of its popular Office software apps for iPhones and iPads, part of the company’s push to stay relevant to workers in an increasingly mobile world.

11/06/2014

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Disney Brings Digital Movie App To Android

Disney is expanding its Disney Movies Anywhere digital movies app, which allows fans to watch movie purchases across several devices, to Android’s Google Play store.

11/05/2014

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