kpix-7-2013-masthead kcbs 7-2013-masthead

Software

Apple Unveils iPhone 6

iOS 8 Bug Prompts Apple To Withhold Apps Using Highly Touted Feature

A bug in Apple’s new iOS 8 software for mobile devices is prompting the company to withhold apps that use a highly touted feature for keeping track of fitness and health data.

09/17/2014

Screen shots of Secret iOS app. (Apple/Secret)

Anonymous Posters On Secret Social Media App Unmasked By Hackers Exploiting Flaw In Software

Users of the popular anonymous social media app Secret have been offering random confessions to their friends with the understanding that they won’t know who it is, a premise that was shattered by hackers who demonstrated that Secret is not secret.

08/22/2014

(Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

You Won’t Need Your Glasses To See Your Computer Screen With UC Researcher’s New Software

There is help on the way for anyone who has to wear glasses every time they look at a computer, or a phone. There is now some very smart software that could make things crystal clear.

07/30/2014

Photo Credit: Mary Turner/Getty Images

TweetDeck Security Breaches Have You Concerned? Here Are 3 Alternatives

After Tweetdeck’s security issue Tuesday featuring tweets from your accounts showing random codes and hearts, and then some Tweetdeck pop-up messages that featuring the male anatomy and Rick Astley lyrics, you may be looking for options.

06/11/2014

(CBS)

‘BlackShades’ Malware Lets Cybercriminals Hijack Computer Webcams; 97 Charged

More than a half-million computers in over 100 countries were infected by sophisticated malware that lets cybercriminals remotely hijack a computer and its webcam, authorities said as charges were announced Monday against nearly 100 people worldwide.

05/19/2014

Covered California home page (Covered California)

Covered California Enrollment Portal Taken Offline Due To Software Issues

The enrollment portal has been temporarily taken offline because of software malfunctions that were affecting the consumer experience. Covered California decided to close the enrollment portion of the website early Wednesday afternoon.

02/20/2014

New MacBook and MacBook Pro laptops are seen on display after a special announcement event at Apple Headquarters October 14, 2008 in Cupertino, California. Apple CEO Steve Jobs announced new versions of the MacBook Pro and MacBook laptop computers. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images) apple generic, laptops

Whistleblowers Can Be Rewarded For Turning In Boss For Computer Crimes

If you suspect that your boss is up to something shady when it comes to software, employees can get paid for blowing the whistle.

09/25/2013

Apple's Craig Federighi, Vice President of Software Engineering, introduces iOS7 at a keynote address during the 2013 Apple WWDC at the Moscone Center on June 10, 2013 in San Francisco. (Photo by Kim White/Getty Images)

Apple Revamps Look Of iPhone, iPad Software

Apple is throwing out most of the real-world graphical cues from its iPhone and iPad software, like the casino-green “felt” of its Game Center app, in what it calls the biggest update since the iPhone’s launch in 2007.

06/10/2013

Apple Introduces A New iPad

Apple App Store Reaches 40 Billion Downloads

Apple’s App Store has reached a new milestone in total app downloads.

01/07/2013

49ers new stadium

San Francisco 49ers Partner With Sony On New Stadium Technology

The San Francisco 49ers said their new stadium in Santa Clara will not only be the most technologically advanced in the National Football League, but the most high-tech stadium in the world.

12/12/2012

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 53,926 other followers