Single-message app 'Yo' is what's up with investors
A messaging app that allows users to send the word "Yo" to friends has discovered newfound fame and fortune.
Bird watching in the 21st century
Was that a catbird or a mockingbird you just saw? The answer is now just a smartphone tap away. Birdsnap—a new app developed with the help of a University of Maryland computer scientist—can identify birds ...
Apple Store design worthy of trademark: EU court
Apple has the right to trademark its flagship store design, the EU's highest court said on Thursday, though under certain conditions.
TransWall: a transparent touchable display wall (w/ Video)
At a busy shopping mall, shoppers walk by store windows to find attractive items to purchase. Through the windows, shoppers can see the products displayed, but may have a hard time imagining doing something ...
Update to Phantom 2 Vision and Vision+ UAVs allows for autonomous flights
City tells app to stop auctions of parking spaces (Update)
San Francisco's city attorney issued a cease-and-desist demand Monday to a mobile app called Monkey Parking, which allows people to auction public parking spaces that they're using to other nearby drivers.
Intel brings out the avatar in you with new app
Investors pour $1 mn in app that just says 'Yo'
A new instant messaging app that only allows users to send a single word to their friends is quickly becoming a hot commodity, raising $1 million in two months, US media reported Wednesday.
App Watch: Facebook's Slingshot for fleeting posts
Facebook is taking another stab at ephemeral mobile messaging with an app called Slingshot.
Stylr app is Wal-Mart tech lab's latest buy (Update)
Wal-Mart Stores Inc.'s innovation lab is diving deeper into mobile apps with another acquisition.
Microsoft taking preorders for new Kinect for Windows v2 Sensor
Skillz brings friendly wagers to iPhone games
Skillz wants iPhone and iPad game players to put their money where their mouths are.
What shopping will look like in the future
When it comes to shopping, more Americans are skipping the stores and pulling out their smartphones and tablets. Still, there's more on the horizon for shopping than just point-and-clicking.
Facebook and Square pull failed apps from digital stores
Facebook Camera, Poke and Square Wallet have been removed from app stores, bringing an end to three apps from notable tech companies that were never able to catch on.