New research has found that app-based treatments are actually quite effective in reducing symptoms of depression. The accessible tools could prove useful in worldwide mental health management.
NASA urges the public to be citizen scientists for a day during the total solar eclipse 2017. All one needs is a smartphone, a thermometer, and to download the free GLOBE Observer app to be part of the initiative.
Space July 25, 2017
A brain game developed by Cambridge University researchers has shown positive results in improving the memory and motivation of patients with mild memory problems. Neuroscientists hope the game could be tested in a large-scale study.
Neuroscience July 3, 2017
Nintendo and the Pokémon Company have discovered the money-making power of Pokémon on smart devices. To that end, a new app game has been announced for iOS and Android with no release date.
Video Games May 31, 2017
While Niantic has carved out a nice section of the iOS/Android app space with 'Pokémon GO,' The Pokémon Company isn't resting on its laurels. The team has released a new game for fans to train one Pokémon, and it's not the one anyone expects.
Apps/Software May 25, 2017
Space pods, multilingual robots as hotel staff, keyless room entry - you'll find these features in super high-tech hotels that will easily be paradise for any tech junkie. Check out our top five.
Life & Style April 10, 2017
The Play Store, along with third-party Android stores, is expected to beat out iOS in terms of mobile app spending, according to a new report by App Annie. Google will mostly owe the growth to China’s growing mobile app market.
Apps/Software March 29, 2017
Need apps to make money? Well, here are some for iOS and Android, including one that even helps you achieve your fitness goals.
Apps/Software March 27, 2017
Get Alexa to find your smartphone when you lose it. Here are two ways Amazon Echo can help locate your smartphone using Alexa voice commands.
Gadgets March 12, 2017
Lumyer is the latest photo app rising in popularity for its ability to animate photos with special effects.
Apps/Software March 10, 2017
Woman Interrupted is an app that will let women know just how much men interrupt them when they are speaking.
Apps/Software March 8, 2017
Calorie Mama is the calorie tracking app that has users taking pictures of their meals to easily log them.
Apps/Software March 8, 2017
From editing cute pictures to tracking feedings, these are the best apps for babies that every parent needs to download.
Apps/Software February 23, 2017
A few years back, connecting seamlessly to the PC from one's Android smartphone used to be a challenge. But technology has evolved and several new apps now help users perform the same tasks on mobile and PC devices.
February 12, 2017
The Apple Watch can help users be be mindful of tasks and reminders throughout the day, but here are the apps for the smartwatch to increase productivity to the next level.
Apps/Software February 9, 2017
From finding love to planning the perfect girls night, here re the best apps to download for this Valentine’s Day.
Apps/Software February 7, 2017
App Store changes with iOS 10.3 include fewer app review requests, with the option to turn the messages off for good.
Apps/Software February 6, 2017
Students and teachers can now purchase professional apps like Final Cut Pro X and Logic Pro X together as part of a bundle for $200.
Apple February 3, 2017
The Cyberspace Administration of China has ordered the registration of app stores across the country. The new rule is aimed at developing the internet application store industry.
Security January 16, 2017
'Pokémon GO' bagged its highest weekly revenue in the last week of 2016, scoring nearly $5 million on Dec. 31 alone. This marked the game's highest-grossing week since launch and the holiday event played a big role in this performance.
Video Games January 10, 2017
A complete guide on star gazing shows everything needed to catch astronomical sights in 2017. It will also list the best constellations each planet will occupy during the year in broad details covering conjunctions, oppositions, and elongations.
Space January 5, 2017
iHeartRadio has a special New Year’s treat in store for EDM fans. The online music service will ring in 2017 by streaming 20 straight hours of DJ mixes from 21 top DJs including The Chainsmokers, Major Lazer, DJ Snake, Martin Garrix, David Guetta and Steve Aoki.
Apps/Software December 30, 2016
For those lucky enough to receive a brand-new iPhone this holiday, the next logical step would be to download some apps on it immediately. Here’s 10 of them to consider.
Apps/Software December 25, 2016
The mobile era has brought new ways for kids to learn while having fun and a slew of apps are available for just that. Here's a list of the top 10 iOS and Android apps for kids, organized by age groups.
Apps/Software December 25, 2016
Google has announced that it has a new trick up its sleeve, designed to shrink app downloads and updates by up to 90 percent. With File-by-File Patching, Android apps will go easier on mobile data and device storage.
Apps/Software December 7, 2016
A new mobile game that tests players’ spatial navigation awareness also doubles as the largest dementia research ever. Scientists hope the game could soon be developed into a diagnostic test for the disease.
Neuroscience November 17, 2016
Google announced a new detection and filtering system to keep the Play Store clean. With the new tools in place, Android developers and end users should be further protected against spammy, fraudulent and manipulative practices.
Google October 31, 2016
The cofounders of Vine are developing a new live stream video app called Hype that is currently in beta for iOS. The app is poised to take on Facebook Live and even Twitter's Periscope.
Apps/Software October 31, 2016
Apple announced a new TV app simply called 'TV,' aiming to serve as a one-stop-shop for a complete TV experience. Here's what it brings, how it works and when to expect it.
Apple October 28, 2016
The iPhone 7 Plus includes an exclusive camera feature that adds a blur effect and other tweaks. An upcoming iOS app called FabFocus will reportedly add the feature to older iPhones.
Apps/Software October 18, 2016
Life On Air co-founder Ben Rubin has announced the demise of Meerkat, the hit app of 2015. Meerkat had a good run until Periscope came along, but is now officially dead.
Apps/Software October 2, 2016
Stay on top of all your schedule and tasks all season long with these organizational and productivity apps for iOS and Android.
Apps/Software September 28, 2016
While watching the presidential debate on Monday evening, check out these entertaining political apps to send the perfect GIFs and memes to others or play games while on commercial break.
Apps/Software September 26, 2016
Britney Spears has announced that she is launching her own social media app. The pop star has also released an alternate version of her ‘Make Me’ video via her current ‘Britney Spears: American Dream’ game app.
Apps/Software September 24, 2016
Instagram users, rejoice! The 'Save Draft' option that Instagram has been testing is now ready to roll out to all users.
Apps/Software September 20, 2016
Microsoft is bringing more Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps to the Xbox Store, and its Photos app is the next in line. Microsoft Photos just popped up on the Xbox Store, but don't get too excited just yet.
Microsoft August 28, 2016
Here are the eight best apps to download to be organized and productive this school year, as well as to learn and become engaged in education.
Apps/Software August 22, 2016
New titles available to download from the Google Play Store in August include the game ‘Mobius Final Fantasy,’ the soundtrack to ‘Suicide Squad’ and the movie ‘Me Before You.’
Google August 2, 2016
Kirt McMaster, CEO at Cyanogen, refuted the claims that his company is striding away from OS development and into app territory. McMaster also posted a few tweets addressing the layoff issues.
Apps/Software July 26, 2016
‘Pokémon GO’ broke the record for Apple’s App Store to became the most downloaded app in just one week.
Apps/Software July 22, 2016
iHeartRadio and NPR have struck a deal to provide streaming of NPR stations on iHeart’s platform. More than 260 stations will now be able to stream live content on the iHeartRadio network.
Apps/Software July 15, 2016
In their quest to catch 'em all, 'Pokémon Go' users reportedly became targets in a series of armed robberies in Missouri, police said on July 10. Here's what happened.
Feature | Tech July 11, 2016
Many women are using fertility or menstrual mobile apps as a form of contraception instead of a tool to help them conceive. A new study finds that many of these apps are ineffective and can even lead to unplanned pregnancies.
Healthy Living/Wellness July 1, 2016
Here's a list of birth control apps that deliver contraceptive prescription services to one's smartphone. How do these apps affect in-person doctor visits and rates of teen contraception?
Medicine June 22, 2016
In a clinical trial, lung cancer patients who used an app developed by an Israel-based company lived seven months longer than patients who only received standard care. How does this app boost survival?
Biotech June 10, 2016