COVID: California Unveils Smartphone Tool Developed By Apple, Google To Trace Virus CasesCalifornia is rolling out a voluntary smartphone tool to alert people if they spent time near someone who tests positive for the coronavirus as cases and hospitalizations soar throughout the state.
AC Transit Launches New Mobile App To Enable 'Secure Contactless Payment'The new Beta AC Transit Mobile App eliminates the need to touch fareboxes, money, lines through a ‘secure contactless payment’ feature.
Starbucks To Partner With Uber Eats For Mobile Drink DeliveryStarbucks is launching a partnership with Uber Eats to expand its delivery service starting Tuesday, Jan. 22 in San Francisco first.
New App 'Good2Go' Helps Users Find Restrooms in Busy CitiesA San Francisco tech company is releasing a new app that may have the solution to finding a bathroom in a crowded city, a task that is never easy.
App Connects Teachers With Police During School Emergencies, ShootingsAn app to help connect teachers with first responders during emergencies, including active shooter situations, is set to launch.
Lawsuit Accuses BART Of Collecting Personal Information In AppA lawsuit claims a mobile application provided for reporting crimes on BART has been secretly collecting users’ private cell phone information and physical locations.
McDonalds Tests Mobile Ordering In Monterey Before National RolloutMcDonald's has started testing mobile order-and-pay after acknowledging the ordering process in its restaurants can be "stressful."
Mobile App Helps Homeowner Stop A Thief In Her TracksThe homeowner managed to scare off a thief even though he wasn't home.
Goofy Snapchat Lens Morphs Users Into Hillary Clinton Voters can not only vote for Hillary Clinton they can be her, thanks to a Snapchat filter
Facebook Rearranging Notification Panel On Mobile AppsFacebook is rearranging the notification panel on its mobile apps in an effort to widen the audience watching live video on its social network.
Yahoo's Updated Email App Aims To Kill The PasswordYahoo is trying to phase out passwords with an update to its mobile application for its email service.
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.