Smartphones: Furtive Windows into our Lives

Kristina Farrah | July 20th

It’s disquieting how scattered minute pieces of who are can reconstructed and extracted from our smartphones. With GPS and location services integrated into our smartphones that track where we've been, authorities can easily peep into our private lives....»

Wooga Goes Mobile, Hoping to Expand on Facebook Success

Jennefer Almirante | July 20th

German social game developer Wooga will be bringing its most popular social games to iOS, taking the leap into mobile.  The studio claims that its venture into mobile games development makes it the second...»

Google+ iPhone App Bugs Already Fixed, Tops App Store Charts

Mellisa Tolentino | July 20th

Yesterday, the unexpected happened.  Google+ App became available for Apple users.  After holding out on other Google app releases, Apple decided to give this one to Google.  Maybe it's due to the fact that...»

Lookout Uses Big Data to Predict Malware Threats, Protects Entire App Stores

Kristen Nicole | July 20th

Android smartphone users are really fond of downloading apps, and why not?  Everything you want or need is already rolled up in an app.  There's an app for quick exercise, low calorie diets, gamers favorites,...»

Can Google+ Plus Leverage the Monopoly at Hand?

Cherr Aira | July 20th

If there's one name that troubles the first and second-ranked social networks in the world, it's Google+. The myriad of benefits that it carries is a long and growing list. But summing it all up,...»

Apple Sees Record Earnings, Lion Out Tomorrow

Maria Deutscher | July 19th

Apple held its earnings call today, and reported stellar results for its third quarter. The company has seen an 82 percent increase in revenue compared to last year’s $15.7 billion: it generated $28.57 billion,...»

1 in 5 Drops their Phone in the Toilet. Hope It’s Just Your Data that’s Backed Up.

Kristina Farrah | July 19th

Not too long ago, a Pew Internet Project survey revealed that one third of American adults (35 percent) owns a smartphone. Now, Plaxo, creator of a universal address book, digs a little deeper into our...»

Verizon Driving Wireless Technology Development, Targets Rival AT&T

Saroj Kar | July 19th

Verizon Wireless is launching 4G LTE network in 28 additional markets this week, ahead from its competitors AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile, expanding its network to 102 cities in the US. Consumers can choose a variety...»

StackMob, Joyent Expand Cloud Services for Mobile Developers

Jennefer Almirante | July 19th

StackMob, provider of a turnkey backend development and deployment platform for mobile applications, announced a partnership with Joyent, the global provider of cloud computing software and services.   The...»

A“Small Tiles” Concept for Windows Phone?

Steven Hodson | July 19th

The team over at WPCentral had an interesting post up earlier today talking about an idea from a Windows Phone fan at the XDA forums about being able to “halve the size” of the Windows...»