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Waze Hits 20M Users

July 5, 2012 7:23 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Even as Apple preps the release of its own maps and turn-by-turn navigation in iOS 6, social traffic and navigation app Waze announced today via its official blog that it has 20 million registered users, with 10 million signing on in the past 6 months.

Report: Mobile Web Tops Apps for Retail

March 9, 2012 7:09 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Consumers more often turn to a company's mobile website than to an app for shopping, according to a report conducted by Nielsen...

Sen. Schumer Calls for FTC Probe into Apps

March 5, 2012 7:08 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Sen. Charles Schumer, (D-N.Y.), is calling on the FTC to launch an investigation into the app download practices of Apple and Google/Android...


Siri Says Hello to Evi

February 2, 2012 7:08 pm | by Andrew Berg | Articles | Comments

"The impetus wasn't to create a competitor to Siri," Tunstall-Pedoe says. "Evi is actually just the natural progression from what True Knowledge has been doing for the last four to five years."

Vizl App Aims to Digitize the Fitting Room

January 18, 2012 7:08 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Prosenjit Sen, founder and CEO of Vizl, thinks his company can fill a major void in the $500 billion fashion industry...

Report: In-App Purchases to Hit $5.6 B by 2015

January 17, 2012 7:08 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

In-app purchases are the way to profits for developers, according to a report released today by IHS, which estimates that in-app purchases will rise...

CBS Sports to Open Fantasy Platform to Developers

January 17, 2012 7:02 am | by Oskar Garcia, Associated Press | News | Comments

CBS Sports is opening its fantasy sports platform to third-party developers, allowing them to sell league-specific apps...

Report: Android Market Hits 400,000 Apps

January 4, 2012 6:54 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

The total number of active applications worldwide in the Android Market reached the 400,000 milestone, according to app store analytics firm Distimo.


Game Fetches Help for Humane Society

January 4, 2012 6:53 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

If your New Year's resolutions include doing more charity work and having more fun, MindJolt SGN just might have the game for you.

Instagram Grabs Top 2011 Honors at App Store

December 9, 2011 7:09 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

At least a few happy developers are celebrating today after the iTunes App Store rolled out its picks for best apps of 2011.

T-Mobile Pulls YouMail, Cites 'Network Disruption'

December 8, 2011 12:04 pm | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

T-Mobile USA has moved to block its customers from downloading YouMail, claiming the app causes "network disruption."

Microsoft Launches Xbox App for iOS

December 8, 2011 6:57 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Microsoft yesterday launched Xbox Live apps for both Windows Phone 7 (WP7) and Apple's iPhone.

Review: Apps to Make Holiday Shopping Easier

December 1, 2011 7:11 am | by Rachel Metz, AP Technology Writer | Articles | Comments

Even if you love to shop, it can be a pain this time of year. Stores are crowded, gift options seem endless and it's hard to determine if you're getting the best prices.


A New Path for Path

November 30, 2011 7:18 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

The mobile social networking company Path today rolled out Path 2, the next generation of the company's mobile photo sharing app...

Apple Approves, Pulls iTether App

November 30, 2011 7:13 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Apple yesterday pulled a tethering app from the App Store less than 12 hours after it went live on the company's storefront.

CTIA, ESRB Launch Application Rating System

November 29, 2011 7:29 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

As promised last week, CTIA and the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) today announced a new rating system for mobile applications.

Good News From the Ghost of Mobile Christmas Future

November 22, 2011 10:07 am | by Chris Sellers, Mobeam | Articles | Comments

As Black Friday and Cyber Monday approach, there is a lot of hype about the role mobile will play in this year's holiday shopping.

CTIA, ESRB to Partner on App Rating System

November 22, 2011 6:35 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

CTIA said it will announce a new partnership with the ESRB that will result in a ratings system for mobile applications.

Report: Apps Move to New Devices in 2012

November 22, 2011 6:30 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Strategy Analytics says that 2012 will usher in the era of non-mobile apps, predicting that tablets, in-car systems and TVs will drive the trend.

Report: 40,000 Apps for Windows Phone

November 21, 2011 7:05 am | by Maisie Ramsay | News | Comments

There are now more than 40,000 apps on Windows Phone Marketplace, according to a report released last week...

Qualcomm Updates Snapdragon Chips

November 16, 2011 7:18 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Qualcomm today announced a major expansion of its Snapdragon S4 class of next-generation mobile processors and the enhancement of its Snapdragon S1...

Syncplicity Launches Android File Sharing App

November 15, 2011 7:48 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

The company today announced availability of Syncplicity for Android, which follows a similar app for iPhone and iPad.

Adobe Launches Touch Apps for iOS

November 15, 2011 7:45 am | by Andrew Berg | News | Comments

Adobe today announced the availability of the Adobe Touch Apps in the Android Market.

Mopay Jumps on HTML5 Bandwagon – Early

November 10, 2011 6:59 am | by Monica Alleven | News | Comments

Adobe's decision to ditch Flash Player for new mobile device configurations in favor of HTML5 drew all kinds of headlines yesterday.

Enterprise Mobility: Unleashing the Power of the End-User

November 9, 2011 11:15 am | by Sam Liu, Partnerpedia | Articles | Comments

Sure, there are security risks associated with any new technology, and the right policies and tools need to be in place to ensure integrity, but enterprise mobility is going through a critical transition where it now has the potential of "unleashing the power of the end-user."

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