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Five Great Free Apps For Kids And Families

8:16 AM, Feb 17, 2014

Free apps entice us with the promise of mobile fun at no cost. But it doesn't usually work that way. Most "free" apps have a way of making money

Stephen Colbert's Favorite App Shows His True Love

8:13 AM, Feb 17, 2014

Stephen Colbert might hide behind a brash, super-confident character on Comedy Central's Colbert Report, but he gets downright giddy 

Facebook #SCQuake Comments: Did You Feel It?

9:27 AM, Feb 15, 2014

From pets freaking out, to where you were, to creative memes, viewer reactions were across the board on Facebook overnight.

Flight Attendants Want Plane Call Ban to Remain

3:34 PM, Feb 14, 2014

Flight attendants warn that safety lectures will be ignored more often and passengers will get into fights about noisy conversations.

Google Doodle is Sweet on Valentine's Day

9:04 AM, Feb 14, 2014

Prepare to be completely charmed by Google's Valentine's Day confection: an illustrated audio Doodle with clickable love story snippets from public radio's

Male, Female, Custom? New Gender Options for Facebook

2:16 PM, Feb 13, 2014

You don't just have to be male or female on Facebook anymore.

Report: Snapchat Bug Allows Hackers to Crash iPhone

6:15 PM, Feb 10, 2014

There's a bug in the image messaging application Snapchat that could allow a hacker to crash your iPhone remotely.

Creator Pulls 'Flappy Bird' From App Stores

8:30 AM, Feb 10, 2014

Fans of Flappy Bird who still have the game on their smartphone or tablet can still play. 

Great Apps for Your Kids

6:50 PM, Feb 7, 2014

More kids than ever are using mobile devices, and with hundreds of thousands of apps out there aimed at kids, it can be tough knowing what is appropriate for your child.

Father's Appeal Elicits Facebook Tribute Video

8:43 AM, Feb 7, 2014

A grieving father's personal appeal to Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg has prompted the social network to release a retrospective video

Report: Apple Buys Back $14B Of Its Shares

8:39 AM, Feb 7, 2014

Apple has reportedly repurchased $14 billion of its own shares as the company continues to face pressure from activist investor Carl Icahn 

Mosquito Ringtone: Parents & Teachers Can't Hear It

9:58 PM, Feb 6, 2014

(WLTX) - Imagine if you had a ringtone on your cell phone that only you could hear. For many teens, mosquito ringtones makes this possible.

Facebook Will Soon Permit Editing "Look Back" Videos

1:46 PM, Feb 6, 2014

Facebook feeds across the U.S. and beyond were taken over by a festival of 1-minute films of user snapshots and highlights.

Sony Says It Is Getting Out Of The PC Business

8:25 AM, Feb 6, 2014

Sony will cut as many as 5,000 jobs as the electronics giant sells its troubled PC business and focus more on tablets and smartphones.

Just Delete Me: Protecting your digital footprint

8:14 AM, Feb 5, 2014

Lionel Moise shows how you can protect your digital footprint.