The business of preventing sexual assault on campus

Aug 29, 2014
Consultants and app developers are lining up to help schools - and cash in.
Posted In: colleges, sexual assault, apps

So if millennials aren't using cash, who is?

Aug 27, 2014
People living in rural areas, for one. Seniors, too.
Posted In: cash, Millenials, apps

How can you be sure a medical app actually works?

Aug 20, 2014
Some lawyers are calling for more regulation of medical apps.
Posted In: apps, fitness apps, medical devices, FDA

Renewed attention on Terms of Service agreements

Aug 19, 2014
How Terms of Service and app permissions continue to bedevil users.
Posted In: apps, online privacy, user privacy
Credit card readers

Amazon's mobile card reader could be gold mine of data

Aug 13, 2014
Amazon Local Register will collect information about consumers' buying habits.
Posted In: Amazon, apps, Credit card

How many apps do you use in a month?

Jul 18, 2014
Nielsen measured how many apps we use on a regular basis.
Posted In: apps, electronics

Fast food just got even faster

Jul 4, 2014
Ordering McDonald's ahead of time? There's now an app for that, too.
Posted In: fast food, apps

Fire Chat is hot app in repressive countries.

Jun 26, 2014
An new app called Firechat lets people ommunicate even when they're offline, allowing them to keep ahead of government censors.
Posted In: apps, censorship

Parking apps under scrutiny from city governments

Jun 25, 2014
The city of San Francisco wants to ban a parking space auction app.
Posted In: parking, apps, municipality

Twitter to list which music is most tweeted about

Mar 27, 2014
After the failure of their music app, Twitter tries to get back in the game.
Posted In: Twitter, apps, Music, billboard