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Fall Out Boy (credit: Pamela Littky for Island Records)

Fall Out Boy Makes Flappy Bird App…‘Fall Out Bird’

The pop-rock stalwarts have created their own version of Flappy Bird. Yes. This is a real thing…

02/14/2014

A screen image of the Candy Crush Saga game. (King)

Maker Of Candy Crush Saga App Trademarks The Word ‘Candy’

The maker of Candy Crush Saga, one of the most popular apps across Facebook and on mobile devices, has obtained a trademark from the European Union for the word “Candy.”

01/22/2014

Samsung Debuts Its New Flagship Smartphone, The Galaxy S IV

Larry Magid: New Website Shows Amount Apps Drain Data Plans

KnowMyApp.org looks at typical scenarios for each app, and estimates how much data that will use up.

12/30/2013

Logo of Snapchat is seen at the front entrance new headquarters of Snapchat , the popular social network startup that lets users send each other photos that quickly disappear, November 14, 2013 in Venice, California. Snapchat recently turned down a $3-billion buyout offer from Facebook. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Snapchat Tops Facebook In Photo, Video Uploads

The social media site Snapchat says it’s passed Facebook when it comes to the number of photos and videos posted everyday.

11/20/2013

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Larry Magid: Apps Track Trick-Or-Treaters

There are apps for everything these days and for Halloween, there is one that’s perfect for parents worried about the whereabouts of their kids.

10/31/2013

The iPad mini is displayed. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Finding Appropriate Technology For School Kids

As more and more technology makes its way into classrooms, schools and educators are having to determine what is appropriate for students to use.

08/26/2013

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Yahoo Introducing Apps For Mobile Devices

Yahoo is taking the next step in its effort to make some of its most popular services more appealing and accessible to the growing audience connecting to the Internet on smartphones and tablets.

04/18/2013

An Apple ipad tablet displays app icons on its home screen. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Melissa Griffin: Privacy Pop-ups Coming To Your Apps

Soon you’ll be seeing privacy notices popping up on your mobile applications.

01/14/2013

Klaas Family Introduces New Child Safety Tools

Polly Klaas, the Petaluma girl who was kidnapped and murdered in 1993, would have been 32 years old on Thursday.

01/03/2013

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Government Announces New Online Child Privacy Rules

The government has announced new online child privacy rules it says give parents greater control over the personal information that can be collected from preteens on the Internet.

12/19/2012

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