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This Health App Does Everything But Go Jogging for You
Personal Health

This Health App Does Everything But Go Jogging for You

The newest iPhone can count your calories, track your workouts and tell emergency room doctors crucial medical history when you can't.
Larry Alton
The Secrets to Leveraging the Insatiable Consumer Appetite for Mobile Coupons
Mobile Marketing

The Secrets to Leveraging the Insatiable Consumer Appetite for Mobile Coupons

Coupons have been popular for generations but mobile devices have taken this venerable marketing tactic into an entirely new realm.
Brett Relander
Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough'
Mobile

Analyst: Amazon's Fire Phone Simply 'Not Compelling Enough'

Making less of an impact than Amazon hoped, the company dropped the price of the Fire Phone from $199 to 99 cents.
Nina Zipkin
This Week's News Roundup: Bitcoin Dangers and California's Kill Switch Bill
News and trends

This Week's News Roundup: Bitcoin Dangers and California's Kill Switch Bill

We break down the news business owners need to know in our first-ever video news roundup.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
Closer to a Comeback? BlackBerry Says It's Ready to Hire Again.
Smartphones

Closer to a Comeback? BlackBerry Says It's Ready to Hire Again.

Fresh off closing a very dark chapter in its history -- and winning major government security clearance -- the once-iconic 'CrackBerry'' claws its way back.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
The Esquire Guy: Stop Using Your Phones During Meetings
Esquire Guy

The Esquire Guy: Stop Using Your Phones During Meetings

It's a vulgar, panicky and needy habit.
Ross McCammon
4 Reasons Your Startup Needs to Launch a Mobile App -- Now
Mobile Apps

4 Reasons Your Startup Needs to Launch a Mobile App -- Now

If you want to survive in today's digital world and get more eyeballs to see your company's offerings, consider adding mobile applications to your strategy.
JT Ripton
Amazon Unveils Its Fire Phone
Mobile

Amazon Unveils Its Fire Phone

The online retailer expands further into mobile with its first phone, complete with a 3-D interface and a media-recognizing feature called Firefly.
Nina Zipkin
Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18
Amazon

Amazon Is Being a Big Tease About Its 3-D Smartphone, May Reveal It June 18

It's like nothing we've ever seen before! Wait, we've never seen it.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Entrepreneur of 2013 Winner: I Always Ask 'What Would Steve Jobs Do?'
GrowthCon

Entrepreneur of 2013 Winner: I Always Ask 'What Would Steve Jobs Do?'

Patrick O'Neill held himself to a high standard when developing the olloclip, a mobile photo lens that has become a multimillion-dollar business.
Lauren Covello
The Threat Lurking in Bringing Your Own Device to Work
Cyber Security

The Threat Lurking in Bringing Your Own Device to Work

With the versatility offered by mobile devices comes the risk of cyber theft. Here are five strategies for employers to reduce their exposure.
Scott McLaren
4 Ways to Stop People From Using Their Phones During Meetings
Smartphones

4 Ways to Stop People From Using Their Phones During Meetings

Because face-to-face meetings are for actually facing other people -- not for texting, checking emails and taking calls on your smartphone.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Disposable Phone Numbers Are So Hot Right Now
Finance

Disposable Phone Numbers Are So Hot Right Now

The venture capital money came pouring in for Burner, a mobile app that doles out disposable phone numbers for calling and texting.
Michelle Goodman
How Much Can Your Phone's Metadata Reveal About You? Too Much.
Mobile Phones

How Much Can Your Phone's Metadata Reveal About You? Too Much.

Researchers were surprised by the amount of personal information they were able to discover about a person based solely on the numbers he or she called.
Laura Entis