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Macworld/iWorld 2014

Apple Teaming Up With IBM To Sell More iPhones, iPads To Corporate, Government Customers

Apple is teaming up with former nemesis IBM in an attempt to sell more iPhones and iPads to corporate customers and government agencies.

07/15/2014

Screen images from Monkey Parking app. (Paolo Dobrowolny)

MonkeyParking Temporarily Disables Parking App In San Francisco

MonkeyParking said in a blog post “we are currently reviewing our service to clarify our value proposition and avoid future misunderstandings.”

07/10/2014

Celebrities On The Passing of Steve Jobs...

Larry Magid: Amazon Enters Smartphone Market

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos showed off his company’s first entry into the smartphone market with features like a 3-D display, tangle-free flat-cord headphones, and it’s own operating system, sort of.

06/18/2014

Instagram

Instagram Unveils New Do-It-Yourself Photo Tools, Filter Enhancements, In 6.0 App Upgrade

Major updates to the Instagram version 6.0 apps mean you can now fine-tune every nuance of the old 20 filters.

06/05/2014

A smart hearing aid. (CBS)

Hearing Aids Getting Smaller, Smarter With New Technology

As baby boomers age, smartphone technology is making way for smarter hearing aids.

06/04/2014

Kazuo Hirai, President and Group CEO of Sony Computer Entertainment America, presents the Playstation Vita at the Sony Playstation media briefing on the eve of the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) on June 6, 2011 in Los Angeles. (David McNew/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: After 10 Years, Sony’s PlayStation Portable Calls It Quits

Despite reaching its 10th year in production, Sony has announced plans to stop making their gaming device, PlayStation Portable.

06/03/2014

Apple Senior Vice President of Software Engineering Craig Federighi (L) and Apple CEO Tim Cook speak during the Apple Worldwide Developers Conference at the Moscone West center on June 2, 2014 in San Francisco. Tim Cook kicked off the annual WWDC which is typically a showcase for upcoming updates to Apple hardware and software. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Unveils New OS X Yosemite, iOS 8 At 25th Annual Worldwide Developers Conference

Apple’s Mac operating system will have easier ways to share and search, while the iOS software for iPhones and iPads is getting new features for keeping tabs on your health and controlling home devices.

06/02/2014

Chairman and CEO of Motorola Mobility Sanjay Jha speaks during a press event at the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show at the Venetian January 5, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Larry Magid: Motorola’s Moto E Could Have Consumers Straying From Pricier Smartphones

Motorola’s Moto E might not be considered the most high-end Android phone, but with unveiling of their new smartphone, it looks like they want to lure customers away from pricier manufacturers.

05/13/2014

State Sen. Mark Leno is confident a new Kill-Switch bill will pass the Senate.

Bill Requiring Mandatory ‘Kill-Switch’ In Smartphones Passes California Senate

A bill by state Sen. Mark Leno, that would require all smartphone manufacturers sold in California to come equipped with anti-theft “kill switches” passed its first legislative hurdle on Thursday in the state Senate with a 26-8 vote.

05/08/2014

Surveillance video shows a woman wearing a blue and white striped shirt who is suspected of stealing a customer's laptop at a coffee shop on Post and Taylor streets in San Francisco on the afternoon of April 5, 2014. (YouTube)

Arrest Made In San Francisco Smartphone, Laptop Theft Caught On Video

Police have arrested a suspect suspected of stealing a laptop and smartphone from a customer while surveillance cameras were rolling at a coffee shop in San Francisco last week.

04/08/2014

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