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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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Tech Report: Election Day Apps

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – With election 2012 upon us, many predict it’s going to be a squeaker. So everything from finding your polling place to following results becomes that much more important. Here are […]

11/06/2012

Google Nexus One (L) and Apple iPhone(R) (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Tech Report: Report Shows Android Ahead Of Apple In Smart Phone Market

A new report shows what smart phone shoppers covet when it comes to purchasing a new device. It turns out Apple and Android shoppers have a different set of priorities.

08/10/2012

The 2013 SRT Viper will be one of two connected cars under Chrysler. (Chrysler Group LLC)

Tech Watch: Apps For Your Car

Apps in cars used to be exotic and often the realm of high-priced German cars, but that’s changing fast.

08/07/2012

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

Survey Finds More Apps Downloaded, Little More Time Spent Using Them

The growing number of apps smart phone users download has not kept pace with the amount of time spent actually using them, according to a new Nielsen survey.

05/17/2012

A computer monitor displays the Google Play web page. (CBS)

Google Rebrands Android Market Under New Name

Google’s digital marketplace for mobile applications, music, movies and books is unifying under a new name in an effort to spruce up the shopping experience.

03/06/2012

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

Smartphone App Users Unknowingly Sacrifice Privacy

Further reason to read before you click: according to an investigation by London’s Sunday Times, Facebook admits reading its app users’ text messages.

02/27/2012

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