Stacey Vanek Smith
Feb 27, 2013 Apple has agreed to pay some $100 million to settle charges it improperly charged children for iTunes purchases. The payment: mostly iTunes gift cards.
Feb 27, 2013 As ads shrink to fit our mobile screens, are they still effective?
Feb 8, 2013 Mindblown Life, a new mobile app, is designed to help young people achieve financial literacy by helping players make tough financial decisions.
Feb 5, 2013 Despite the gaming rage, sales of video games are down. Is that because of fatigue or the onslaught of mobile devices and their casual games?
Jan 30, 2013 As more users check Facebook on their smart phones, its mobile advertising strategy is critical to success.
Jan 21, 2013 A new app from the Presidential Inauguration Committee seems like a handy tool for people visiting Washington, D.C. to watch President Obama take his second (public) Oath of Office. But critics say the app is data-mining for political purposes.
Jan 7, 2013 Scientists are looking to take advantage of the vast population of cellphone users to collect data.
Dec 21, 2012 Common Sense Media reviews educational apps for kids and shared these 10 recommendations.
Dec 21, 2012 Fancy educational toys don't give rich kids an advantage over poor kids when it comes to brain development.