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Google App Store Gets More Oversight
Google Play

Google App Store Gets More Oversight

The tech company is tightening supervision of its freewheeling Play store, forming a special team to screen new apps for malware and sexually explicit material.
Super Mario to Go Mobile as Nintendo Ventures Into Smartphone Games
Nintendo

Super Mario to Go Mobile as Nintendo Ventures Into Smartphone Games

The move comes as investors call for the Japanese video game maker to boost revenue by taking iconic characters to players who are increasingly shunning its consoles.
BlackBerry Launches New, High-Security Tablet
Security

BlackBerry Launches New, High-Security Tablet

It was developed with IBM and Samsung.
Microsoft's Digital Assistant Cortana Possibly Headed to Android, Apple Devices
Microsoft

Microsoft's Digital Assistant Cortana Possibly Headed to Android, Apple Devices

The tech giant is giving Cortana a boost with research from an artificial intelligence project called 'Einstein.'
Phone Low on Battery? At SXSW, You Can Have a Dog Bring You a Charger.
SXSW

Phone Low on Battery? At SXSW, You Can Have a Dog Bring You a Charger.

Mophie, the mobile battery-case company, wants to rescue your battery while raising awareness about animal adoption.
Nina Zipkin
Google in Initial Talks to Buy Indian Startup
Acquisitions

Google in Initial Talks to Buy Indian Startup

Bangalore-based startup InMobi helps companies target phones and mobile devices in their advertising.
Could the Apple Watch Actually Hurt Apple's Phone Business?
Apple Watch

Could the Apple Watch Actually Hurt Apple's Phone Business?

By making us gradually less interested in our phones, Apple might be in turn ultimately hurting its iPhone sales.
Emily Price
Latest Android Update Puts Emphasis on Security
Security

Latest Android Update Puts Emphasis on Security

If your Android phone gets stolen, a new feature makes sure it stays locked until it gets back in your hands.
Nina Zipkin
Apple Will Constantly Remind iPhone Owners to Buy an Apple Watch
Apple Watch

Apple Will Constantly Remind iPhone Owners to Buy an Apple Watch

The tech company has installed a delete-proof advertisement on the latest version of iOS.
Dave Smith
CIA Sought to Hack Apple iPhones for Nearly a Decade
Security

CIA Sought to Hack Apple iPhones for Nearly a Decade

Top-secret documents suggest U.S. government researchers created a version of Apple's application development tool to create surveillance backdoors into programs distributed on the App Store.
7 Musts to Maximize Your Company's Mobile Strategy
Mobile

7 Musts to Maximize Your Company's Mobile Strategy

Today's savvy businesses are increasingly connecting with consumers via smartphones and tablets.
Chuck Cohn
10 Up-And-Coming Startups You Need to Know About
Startups

10 Up-And-Coming Startups You Need to Know About

Handpicked by Entrepreneur and Social Media Week, these young companies are fundamentally reinventing how we live, work and play.
Catherine Clifford
Do You Need an App for That? Take This Quiz to Find Out.
Mobile Apps

Do You Need an App for That? Take This Quiz to Find Out.

A self-service platform or website might do the trick. But here's a way to be sure.
Maria Seidman
Here Comes Another New Smartphone From BlackBerry
BlackBerry

Here Comes Another New Smartphone From BlackBerry

Leap targets mid-market buyers and replaces the Z3 device which launched a year ago.