I’ll admit I’m pretty good about protecting my privacy as well as I’m a large fan of Google. This one however slipped under my radar and I was rather alarmed by the amount of data my smartphone had given Google on my Travels. No the Map above is NOT my travels, however it just may as well have been.
Augmented reality is coming. Whether it’s a dedicated screen strapped to your face or a just a pair of glasses, computer-enhanced vision will have a place in our tech future. But exactly what package it will arrive in is up for grabs. (more…)
A team of researchers at Vanderbilt University has developed two hardware modules along with corresponding software that uses an Android smartphone to spot the location of a nearby shooter. (more…)
Google has released the latest and greatest version of its Android mobile operating system, known as Jelly Bean, or Android 4.1 into the open source channel on Monday afternoon. (more…)
A firm has been fined £50,000 ($77,055) after Trojan versions of popular Android apps secretly sent expensive SMS messages to premium rate numbers. (more…)
Microsoft has announced a clean-up of its phone-app store to tackle software containing “racy” or “sexual” content.
The firm’s Windows Phone Marketplace guidelines already ban “content that a reasonable person would consider to be adult or borderline adult content”. (more…)
A security flaw in Facebook’s mobile apps can be easily tapped by thieves searching for personal information about you. (more…)
Macrosolve, headquartered in Tulsa, OK, has filed a patent infringement lawsuit against Facebook for violation of U.S. Patent No. 7,822,816.
Ever wish you could take your computer with you but it’s just too big? Sit down, it’s here now, and you can. (more…)
UK based #Canonical made it’s first appearance at #CES, and as promised brought something cool along with them. #Ubuntu TV. (more…)