Stacey Vanek Smith
May 8, 2013 A new market is emerging for apps that can connect people to emergency services and family members during a crisis.
Apr 19, 2013 Prank calls -- which in 2013 are all but rooted out with caller ID -- may get new life with a new app called Burner. But the software may have legitimate privacy uses as well.
Apr 5, 2013 While some are calling Facebook's big announcement on Thursday 'the fanciest screensaver anyone's ever seen,' Farhad Manjoo at Slate Magazine thinks 'Home' will work for a lot of people, including teens.
Mar 29, 2013 The Food and Drug Administration is putting together clearer guidelines for medical apps that need to be approved.
Feb 27, 2013 Samsung's new phone operating system is called Tizen, and there are other rivals coming soon, including one from the browser maker, Firefox.
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 7, 2013 Scientists are looking to take advantage of the vast population of cellphone users to collect data.