| Oct 19, 2013
| 10:00 AM
Susan Bennett, a 64-year-old Zumba-loving Atlanta suburbanite, shocked tech geeks, over-connected teens and men attracted to the sound of her digital voice when she revealed this month that she is the original voice of Siri, the iPhone persona who...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Artsy on Wednesday launched an app for the iPhone and iPod that allows users to browse — and buy — art from leading institutions around the world.
The free Artsy App, designed for iOS 7, has pooled 50,000 hi-res images of artworks, including...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Pouring old wine into new bottles, Turner Classic Movies is now letting classic-film buffs watch hundreds of venerable flicks on computers or mobile devices over any Internet connection.
The channel announced the launch of Watch TCM apps and website,...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Shazam Entertainment, looking to get its app more tightly synchronized with the TV biz, has hired Jonathan Block-Verk, president and CEO of television marketing association PromaxBDA, as head of TV partnerships.
Block-Verk joins Shazam in the newly...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 10:30 AM
Slingbox owners now have another way to avoid paying their cable or satellite TV provider for a second set-top -- and, potentially, a second pay-TV bill.
EchoStar's Sling Media is adding support for Roku's Internet streaming players, which will let users...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 8:49 AM
Chromecast's lack of content may not be a problem for too long as Hulu, HBO and others have expressed their interest in working on an app for Google's new digital TV receiver.
The $35 Google TV dongle has been off to a quick start thanks to its low...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 4:45 PM
Free for iOS and Android
What it is: An app that orders pickup by a private car in more than 35 cities worldwide, including Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, San Francisco and Washington...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:09 AM
Want to know what place you visit most, how often you visit and for how long? There's an iOS 7 feature for that.
Apple this week rolled out a new version of iOS 7 beta, and inside there is a feature called Frequent Locations that shows users a map of...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 10:30 AM
YouTube founders Chad Hurley and Steve Chen, who sold their site to Google for $1.7 billion, are back in the Internet video game with MixBit: an app that lets users string together video clips and share them online.
And as with YouTube, Hurley...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Facebook users can buy gifts and play games on the social network. Now, they can also reserve a table at a restaurant.
In a partnership with restaurant-reservation service OpenTable, Facebook is offering the ability to look up a restaurant's Facebook...
| Dec 27, 2013
| 8:50 AM
Every quarter Google has a larger mobile market share than Apple, but when it comes to shopping online, iOS users outspent Android users with sales five times higher on Christmas Day.
Apple iOS users accounted for 23% of total U.S. online sales,...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 8:30 AM
NBCUniversal's news division has made a minority investment in NowThis News, styled as a next-generation mobile-social video news provider, in a bid to better reach millennials and other digital audiences -- which are watching far less TV news these days....