| May 27, 2014
| 3:56 AM
When Eric Meyer's car was booted last year after being ticketed one too many times in Canton, he thought, "Man, there must be a better way to find parking."
So, the 24-year-old began brainstorming with friends over pizza and beer at Verde Pizza. They...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 10:57 AM
In the latest move by an Internet company to crack down on the inevitable proliferation of porn, blogging site Tumblr has banned its Apple iOS app users from searching the tags "gay," "lesbian" and "bisexual."
The reason the company gives, according...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Update: Quist owner Sarah Prager received a phone call from an Apple representative Tuesday telling her that the use of "bisexual" is no longer flagged in the company's App Store.
"I'm very pleased Apple responded positively," Prager said in a...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 2:32 PM
The arrival of iOS 8, the latest Apple operating system for mobile devices introduced Sept. 9 with the iPhone 6, will make it harder for retailers to spy on unsuspecting shoppers.
Some people choose to announce on Facebook or Twitter where they're...
| Aug 29, 2014
When it came time to first plug my Samsung Galaxy S3 phone into Cars.com's 2014 Chevrolet Impala long-term test car's USB port, the dreaded "Device not supported" message showed up. As a non-iPhone user, it's a message I'm accustomed to......
| Aug 22, 2014
| 4:48 PM
These days, it seems everyone has a smartphone, but that doesn't mean everyone's downloading apps.
Each month, 65.5% of U.S. smartphone owners refrain from downloading any new apps, a report this week by Internet analytics firm ComScore said. That...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 8:04 AM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - It's not exactly Aereo, but startup NimbleTV -- which offers existing pay-TV subscribers access to their channels and DVR recordings over the Internet -- has attracted the attention of industry lawyers who are examining whether...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:30 AM
The National Football League has taken to the digital field with the kickoff of NFL Now, an Internet-video service offering gridiron fans hundreds of hours of free content and a $1.99-per-month premium package with access to even more.
But while NFL...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 11:47 AM
For the first time since 2011, Samsung was not the top smartphone seller in China, according to a report.
The South Korean electronics giant saw its second quarter shipments, or sales to retailers, tumble to 13.2 million, down 15% year-to-year in...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 4:12 AM
Happy Freebie Friday!
Wow! Here's a sure sign that Apple will soon release a new smartphone: Walmart has cut the price on iPhone 5C to 97 cents and also has put the iPhone 5S model on clearance for $79. Target also is is selling the iPad Mini for $199,...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Cartoon Network is giving viewers a shot at appearing on TV, via a new app that lets them record videos of themselves reciting catchphrases from the cabler's shows and interacting virtually with characters.
The CN Sayin' app, available for Apple iOS...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 2:31 PM
If Watson, IBM's cognitive computer and "Jeopardy!" winner, were taking notes while working with students at Ohio State University this summer or dreaming up another barbecue sauce recipe, it'd probably reach for a Livescribe 3 smartpen.