Apps & Software

Zynga is embarking on the sale-leaseback strategy to raise cash, perhaps to bolster its books to bring on new talent or acquire studios.
Jon C. Ogg
Following the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX in Indonesia that killed 189 people, the company has issued a bulletin to all operators of the aircraft directing them to follow procedures spelled out in the...
Paul Ausick
Remember those wondering knots of people who downloaded the Pokemon Go game to their iPhones last summer? Well get ready for the summer 2017 sequel.
John Harrington
Alphabet Inc.’s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google Play product has been the target of a huge malware attack which has affected as many as 36 million users. Google Play allows Android OS mobile users...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Source: courtesy of Amazon.com Inc.Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) continues to aggressively press its voice controlled device business, most recently offering discounts on the second generation of its Echo...
Douglas A. McIntyre
On YouTube's official blog, Cristos Goodrow, vice president of engineering at YouTube, the huge video site, owned by Alphabet, reported its traffic had reached a remarkable milestone.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Alphabet’s (NASDAQ: GOOG) Google Assistant will move to a large number of Android based phones. The blog announcement: Everyone needs a helping hand sometimes. Enter the Google Assistant, which...
Douglas A. McIntyre
The most downloaded apps at Apple’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iTunes don’t change much. They are dominated by games and software from America’s largest tech companies. These are the ten most...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Late Sunday afternoon cyber security firm Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ: SYMC) and LifeLock Inc. (NYSE: LOCK) announced that they had reached a definitive agreement for Symantec to acquire LifeLock for...
Paul Ausick
When it comes to developing the millions of apps for smartphone and internet users, the single city that leads in the technical development of new apps is Bengaluru, India.
Paul Ausick
A website called App Annie claims the Chinese downloaded more Apple apps from the Apple App Store than Americans did in the third quarter.
Douglas A. McIntyre
In a new research report, Jefferies highlights its top software picks for the fourth quarter, and some not only could post solid third-quarter results, they may also be poised for a nice run through...
Lee Jackson
Consumers believed that the waiting line, either in stores or online, for the iPhone 7 jet black version would be long and the phone hard to come by. Even Apple said so.
Douglas A. McIntyre
Silicon Valley has produced some of the world’s most profitable companies. With the prospect of becoming the next Facebook or Google, tech startups are often able to raise billions of dollars...
Evan Comen
Sales of the Mac have started to fall, which makes Apple no better off than the personal computer companies with which it has competed for decades.
Douglas A. McIntyre