Oakland Police Department Promotes Mobile App That Sends Alerts To Emergency RespondersThe Oakland Police Department is partnering with a mobile developer to promote a personal safety app police say will bring "real-time community policing" to the city.
Mobile App Linked To Traffic Signals Unveiled In Walnut CreekWalnut Creek has unveiled a mobile app for drivers that is tied into the city’s traffic lights, providing drivers with audible cues on how long before the lights will change.
‘Tinder Minus The Poor People,’ Online Dating App Caters Toward Affluent Bay Area SinglesMoney can buy a lot of things like fancy clothes, houses and cars, but love? A new dating app is requiring its users to have at least a six-figure salary.
San Francisco's Muni Unveiling Pay-By-Phone App Later This YearRiders of San Francisco Muni buses, trains and world-famous cable cars will be able to purchase fares through their smartphones during a pilot program later this year, the San Francisco Municipal Transportation Agency said Monday.
Girl Scouts Go Digital; Mobile App, Websites To Sell Cookies For Home DeliveryFor the first time since sales began nearly 100 years, Girl Scouts of the USA will allow its young go-getters to push their wares using a mobile app or personalized websites.
App From Los Gatos Company Plays Role In Improving Giants Slugger Hunter Pence’s SwingThe San Francisco Giants are bringing their best efforts in their third World Series in five seasons. One player has been working on stepping it up even more, with the help of an app developed by a Los Gatos company.
Hackers Release 13 Gigabytes Of 'Deleted' Snapchat PhotosMany Snapchat users are nervously waiting for the other shoe to drop as hackers released hundreds of thousands of photos on Sunday that they thought were deleted, some of which are of nude minors.
BART Crime Reporting App Worries ACLU, Privacy AdvocatesA new app from BART is supposed to be a discreet way to report crime on the transit system. But privacy advocates and the American Civil Liberties Union are sounding the alarm.
New App Allows San Francisco Beachgoers To Check Water QualityNext time you go to the beach, bacteria is a danger that could make you sick. San Francisco officials have released an app promising an early warning.
Mom Develops App That Locks Phone If Kids Ignore TextsA Texas mother tired of her child not responding to her text messages has created an app that would allow parents to lock their kid’s phone if their calls are ignored.
49ers Tweak Traffic And Parking Plans For Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium After Open House EventWith open house festivities behind them, the 49ers are making some last-minute alterations to their parking and traffic plans for Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara.
'JusticeMobile' Smartphone App For Cops Unveiled In San FranciscoState Attorney General Kamala Harris and San Francisco officials unveiled a new smartphone app Monday that will allow law enforcement to access local, state and federal criminal databases and file reports from out in the field.