Mobile Apps
FTC Fines Yelp, TinyCo over Kid Data

FTC Fines Yelp, TinyCo over Kid Data
Online review site Yelp and mobile game company TinyCo have both settled charges with the Federal Trade Commission that they improperly collected information from children through mobile apps.
FULL STORY
 
Resource Center
Wrong backup cloud could mean permanent loss of endpoint data
Barium Ferrite (BaFe) is the future of tape.
#1 endpoint backup is a big claim. Fortunately we can back it up.
Get real-time, cloud-based information services with Neustar.
Protect your network with APC Smart-UPS battery backup.
BMC's I.T. solutions unleash the power of your business.
Protect your data. Learn the top 10 endpoint backup mistakes.
Traditional backup is dead! Get the research report.
Should You Upgrade Now to iOS 8?
To download or not to download? That is the question some iPhone users are asking as we wait for the next models to roll out. Some users of older Apple devices may worry about it causing slowdowns.
Microsoft's Minecraft Buy for Mobile?
The rumor mill was right -- again. Microsoft has acquired Minecraft. Redmond is paying $2.5 million for Mojang, the video game's maker, maybe to boost its evolving mobile business.
Will Apple Tech Kill the Card Swipe?
With the launch of Apple Pay, a digital payment system that lets people pay for retail store purchases using their phones, paying with a plastic credit card may become as rare as paying with a paper check.
Texting? This Sidewalk Is Not for You
As the issue of cell phones and distracted driving grows more divisive in many countries, a city in China has created its own way of discouraging distracted walking: a phone-free pedestrian lane.
Chromebooks Add First Android Apps
'Seamless experience' with phones.
Phone Apps Abysmal on Privacy
As much as 85% have serious issues.
With DWNLD, Build an App in Minutes
Like a Wordpress for building new apps.
WholeWorldBand Offers Collaboration
Gives artists new ways to reach fans.
 More News & Special Reports advertisement