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The amount of private information Facebook and Google have on us is stunning. SmartPlanet speaks with Lori Andrews to get the extraordinary details.
May 31, 2012, 10:03 AM PDT | By Christie Nicholson
Japanese carrier Softbank Corp has announced plans to start selling smartphones that detect radiation.
May 30, 2012, 8:29 AM PDT | By Jenny Wilson
PhotoBeamer offers an easy way to transfer photos from phone to PC, but it’s no technological leap. In 2012, there’s one feature all photo-sharing apps should have.
May 30, 2012, 7:49 AM PDT | By Mari Silbey
Many overfished species should not be boycotted by retailers or consumers, according to Ray Hilborn, professor of fishery sciences at the University of Washington.
May 30, 2012, 7:17 AM PDT | By Christie Nicholson
The new Comcast service “Voice 2go” lets users text and make free calls over Wi-Fi. It also highlights a new potential flash point with wireless carriers.
May 29, 2012, 10:09 AM PDT | By Mari Silbey
New evidence fails to replicate the very study upon which the brain-training game industry depends.
May 28, 2012, 4:32 PM PDT | By Christie Nicholson
Advertising trial with 13 consumer brands shows potential for outdoor ads that interact with mobile phones.
May 25, 2012, 10:35 AM PDT | By Mari Silbey
Stanford students beat out four other university teams with an app giving users control over bandwidth prioritization on home broadband networks.
May 24, 2012, 7:55 AM PDT | By Mari Silbey
On Wednesday, the Ohio State Department of Athletics announced plans to provide its student-athletes with iPads starting in fall of 2012.
May 24, 2012, 2:57 AM PDT | By Jenny Wilson
The new program from Gig.U and Gigabit Squared aims to use a public/private partnership model to bring high-speed broadband networks to university towns in the U.S.
May 23, 2012, 7:57 PM PDT | By Mari Silbey