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How to Take Amazing Vacation Photos With Your Phone

U.S. News Travel | Posted 10.07.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

While the smartphone camera's point-and-shoot feature makes it easy to use, choosing the right image-enhancing app can prove more difficult.

China May Be Using Smartphone Apps To Spy On Protesters

AP | Posted 10.02.2014 | World

HONG KONG (AP) — The Chinese government might be using smartphone apps to spy on pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong, a U.S. security firm said. ...

Swipe Right to Your Dream Job

Monica Nguyen | Posted 09.28.2014 | College
Monica Nguyen

This innovative paradigm allows instantaneous matching and real time interaction. However as with any burgeoning technology, success depends on two key factors, which only the future can tell:

This Gardening App Has A Human Touch (And Just May Save Your Basil!)

The Huffington Post | Clarke Reilly | Posted 05.03.2014 | Green

Right about now, many of us have grand aspirations for our summer gardens. Fresh pestos, fragrant rosemary and those vine-ripened beefsteak tomatoes w...

11 Israeli Startups Making it in the U.S.

Zev Gotkin | Posted 04.28.2014 | Business
Zev Gotkin

Lately, the U.S. has seen a surge in Israeli tech startups experiencing wild success by bringing their companies to American soil. Let's look at a few standout ones.

Spying Can Be Fun

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 04.02.2014 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

In the face of the most recent revelations about the relationship of the NSA to many of our smartphone apps that neither we nor the apps knew we had, it was nice to learn that there is a whimsical side to the NSA. It is known as CryptoKids.

How Mobile Technology is Accelerating Online Art Growth

Stephen Tanenbaum | Posted 03.11.2014 | Arts
Stephen Tanenbaum

The industry now features over 300 art e-commerce platforms, with 71 percent of all art collectors having purchased a piece online at some point.

The Kitchen Of The Future Allows Us All To Be Even Lazier

Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste

As if we needed one more reason.

Finding Zen On Your... Smartphone?

refinery29.com | Posted 12.29.2013 | Healthy Living

I used to get irritable whenever anyone would suggest I try meditation. I'd already decided it didn’t suit me: I get distracted easily, fidget inten...

When the City Is a 'War Zone'

Jenny Drezin | Posted 02.02.2014 | Women
Jenny Drezin

For many women and girls, the city is a hostile environment, to be negotiated "as delicately as a war zone." A trip down this or that street, a turn around the wrong corner can be like stepping on a landmine. Strategy, timing, and carefully planned routing can mean the difference between a normal trip, and a sudden verbal or physical explosion.

Apps Showcase the Bright Future of Mobile Health

Morgan Reed | Posted 01.23.2014 | Impact
Morgan Reed

No technology has ever been adopted as fast as the smartphone - ever. Consumers have embraced these devices faster than the automobile, electricity, personal computers, and even the internet.

3 Ways to HDR on Your iPhone

John Paul Caponigro | Posted 12.07.2013 | Technology
John Paul Caponigro

If you're looking for better detail in the shadows and highlights of your mobile photographs you've got choices. Moving from simple and limited to more complex and robust, consider these three.

I'm With Stupid: Come On, Baby, Let's Sue the Twits

Todd Hartley | Posted 10.30.2013 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

So Chubby did what Chubby had to do and sued HP back in February, claiming that HP violated his trademarks, knowingly invaded his publicity rights and tarnished his name.

The Most Underused App On Your Smartphone

Joanne Tombrakos | Posted 09.10.2013 | Women
Joanne Tombrakos

I have over six pages of apps. I can check Facebook, the Stock Market and the weather in Paris. But the thing that used to be my phone's primary purpose -- before it became so smart -- is the most underused app of all.

Nine Apps Every Parent Should Have On Their Phone

The Huffington Post | Katerina Rosen | Posted 06.27.2013 | Fifty

Here's some advice from a millennial to her parents on the top iPhone apps out there today. 1) Vine This app allows parents to make home videos fr...

The Next Mobile Frontier: The 'iCar'?

Joseph Farrell | Posted 08.17.2013 | Technology
Joseph Farrell

Last week, the newest frontier in mobility and application development dawned: the "iCar." During its annual World Wide Developer's Conference (WWDC), Apple announced plans to bring the iOS experience in 2014 to at least 12 different car markers.

Smartphones and a Budding Mobile Health Marketplace for Boomers

Paul J. Berggreen, MD | Posted 07.22.2013 | Fifty
Paul J. Berggreen, MD

A 2012 report by The Pew Research Center finds that adults near and above age 50 have contributed to a national shift in ownership from more basic mobile phones to advanced smartphones within the overall adult population.

Native vs. HTML5: Why Companies Need to Stop Treating Mobile Like an Episode of Mad Men

Joseph Farrell | Posted 06.29.2013 | Technology
Joseph Farrell

While brands and marketers are (rightly) concerned with ensuring their apps are downloaded, it really is only the start of the battle. More attention needs to be placed on the question, "has my brand created an immersive, compelling experience that adds real value for my customers?"

The Smartphone Physical: Checkup of the Future?

Stacy Lu | Posted 06.06.2013 | Technology
Stacy Lu

Imagine a comprehensive checkup using only smartphone-based devices. The data is immediately readable and fully uploadable to an electronic health record. The patient understands -- and even participates -- in the interaction far beyond faking a cough and gulping a deep breath. For real?

How to Let Go of Smartphone Clutter

Brooks Palmer | Posted 06.04.2013 | HuffPost Home
Brooks Palmer

Smartphones have a lot of places to hide clutter. It's worth finding and removing the clutter so that your phone can serve you in better ways.

Tech Gold: 3 Opportunities for Making Complex Things Simple

Rebekah Iliff | Posted 05.27.2013 | Technology
Rebekah Iliff

Change requires mutual understanding, a viable framework, and leadership. In terms of the startup landscape, we now have the "connective tissue" required to truly give entrepreneurs -- game changing entrepreneurs -- the foundation they need.

The Way We Desire Now

Charles Stephens | Posted 05.13.2013 | Gay Voices
Charles Stephens

Pictures are flashed, on profiles, when I'm out with friends, to show the sexy guy that's pursuing them. It's fun, initially. I laugh and participate in it too, while loathing my complicity in something I know we are all harmed by and baffled at our participation in a system that does not serve us.

New Android App Predicts A Man's Penis Size

Posted 02.03.2014 | Gay Voices

A new "medical prediction" app aims to help you easily uncover what really comes between a boy and his Calvins. Reportedly developed by a Toronto-...

Half of Us Have Computers in Our Pockets, Though You'd Hardly Know it

Pamela Poole | Posted 04.06.2013 | Fifty
Pamela Poole

Smartphones haven't even been around for six years, but already they're changing the way people function. Some people, that is. About 50% of Americans have smartphones, but many haven't even begun to appreciate what they're capable of, or how much they're going to change our world.

Must-Have Apps Of 2013, From Katie Linendoll (WATCH)

Posted 08.14.2013 | MarloThomas

There are so many apps out there -- how do you even begin to discover which ones are the best? Tech expert Katie Linendoll met with me on Mondays With...