Apple Investors Urge Software Changes To Curb Child Gadget AddictionTwo major Apple investors have urged the iPhone maker to help curb smartphone addiction among children, highlighting concern about the effects of gadgets on youngsters.
Snapchat Seeks To Attract More Users By Redesigning AppIn the latest version of its app, Snapchat is separating what friends share and what media organizations publish, in an attempt to appeal to a broader range of users.
Supreme Court Takes Of Case About Privacy In Digital AgeThe Supreme Court is taking up a case about privacy rights that could limit the government's ability to track Americans' movements in the digital age.
Broadcom Offers $103 Billion For Qualcomm In Chip MegadealBroadcom made an unsolicited $103 billion offer for rival chipmaker Qualcomm, the tech industry's largest attempted takeover that is destined to come under intense regulatory scrutiny.
Study: Lower-Income Kids Give More Time To TV, Digital MediaChildren in lower-income families spend more time watching TV and using electronic devices than kids in more affluent homes, according to a survey released Thursday.
Lowe's To Launch Augmented Reality AppLowe's will launch a smartphone app early next month that makes it easier to envision what a piece of furniture would look like in your home or office using augmented reality.
Google Buys HTC's Pixel Team In $1.1B Bet On DevicesGoogle is biting off a big piece of device manufacturer HTC for $1.1 billion to expand its efforts to build phones, speakers and other gadgets equipped with its arsenal of digital services.
Review: iPhone X Is Nice, But iPhone 8 Is Just FineThe difference between Apple's new iPhone X and iPhone 8 models is a bit like flying first class compared with coach. We envy the first class passengers, but coach gets us there without breaking the budget.
Samsung Sets Sights On Bendable Smartphone In 2018The president of mobile business at Samsung said that the company is setting its eyes on 2018 to release a smartphone with a bendable display. But, he said, there are several hurdles that must be overcome.
UT Study: Smartphones Reduce Cognitive Ability Even When OffAccording to a study, just the mere presence of a smartphone is detrimental to our cognitive ability, irrespective of whether we're using it or not.
"Smartphone Thumb" Is Plaguing More People, Doctors SayA condition that doctors used to only see in factory workers is becoming more widespread. The pain that comes from the repetitive movements of texting has been dubbed "smartphone thumb" by doctors.
Google Poised To Roll Out New Services & GadgetsGoogle is about to provide the latest peek at its services and gadgets as it seeks to become a more influential force in people's lives. The overview will come Wednesday during Google's annual conference.