Fortnite isn’t just winning over celebrity fans; it’s also making money. As I reported earlier today, Fortnite is the No. 2 highest-grossing game on iOS, and app store intelligence firm Sensor Tower estimates
Cybersecurity firm McAfee is recording about 478 new cyber threats every minute, and the latest surge in attacks comes in the form of health care fraud, fileless malware, and cryptocurrency mining. McAfee
Mobile advertising is having a big moment. Mobile app and game publishers now face a choice between two different ways of maximizing revenues from their advertisements in their games and apps. Mobile and
Google released its Android Security 2017 Year in Review report today, the fourth installment of the company’s attempt to educate the public about Android’s various layers of security and its failings.
Google has confirmed last week’s rumor on Reddit: Android Wear has been rebranded to Wear OS by Google. In short, Google’s wearable operating system is no longer tied to Android — it’s “a wearables operating
Comparing recent Canalys data with that of the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry numbers indicates that the Apple Watch achieved a new first in the holiday quarter: shipments of the smartwatch exceeding
Kim Kardashian West tweeted last year that she had made $80m (£62m) from her video game app. Her latest project, ScreenShop, could see her add some serious cash to her tech empire as it's released worldwide.
App downloads and revenue hit record levels in the third quarter of 2017, according to a new report out this morning from App Annie. Downloads across the two major app stores, Apple’s App Store and Google
An app is set to launch in a northeast Chinese city that allows anybody - not just the rich and famous - to hire a personal bodyguard, it's reported. The Jinyiwei app, which is set to launch in Qingdao
Every new idea in Silicon Valley seeks to disrupt an industry. But what about the business of death? Dave Lee looks at a couple of novel ways of using the latest chatbot technology to both prepare for
Apple is working on an Apple Watch that does not need to be paired to an iPhone, according to reports. Bloomberg reports that the new Watch will connect directly to LTE mobile networks. The claim was corroborated
Ever wanted to know what your kids really get up to at school? There's an app for that. ClassDojo allows teachers and students to share what happens in real time, and it's proving really popular. The is
Museums are turning to virtual reality, apps, and interactive experiences to keep tech-savvy visitors engaged I’m standing in the admissions line at a museum in New York when I overhear a surprising claim:
Swedish mobile phone company Doro has unveiled a hard-wearing handset designed for people such as social workers, carers and builders who work alone. The Doro 8020X features a red "call for help" button
(CNN) — A South African start-up will next month begin mass producing a $30 smartphone, which it describes as the first of its kind to be manufactured in Africa. Johannesburg-based Onyx Connect is gearing
Scientists have used a smartphone to control the activity of the living cells inside an animal. The fusion of biology and technology was used to control blood sugar levels in mice with diabetes. The idea,
An app that can alert parents when a child takes or receives sexually explicit photographs has been developed. The BBC's Chris Foxx tested Gallery Guardian ahead of its release on Thursday, and asked Daniel
For more than two thousand years people have believed that joint pain could be triggered by bad weather, but the link has never been proven. Now, by harnessing the power of thousands of volunteers, doctors
Esther sells water on the side of the road in Kenya for a few dollars a day. She also owns a smartphone and ownership of such a device should, according to most of the received wisdom, empower its owner.
With the clicking of poles and a determined stride, the Winchester Nordic Walking group is a distinctive sight as its members pound the Hampshire countryside. The day I bumped into them, all but one was
Amazon Alexa Compatible Products Filter results Abode Iota Abode Iota Read review Alottazs Labs Garageio Use voice control to open and close your garage door. Alottazs Labs Garageio Use voice control open
While McDonald’s was an early Apple Pay partner and saw the payments service adopted quickly among its customers, the fast food chain has been late to the game as far as mobile ordering goes. That will
A man went on a $1m (£800,000) spending spree on the Game of War app after stealing $4.8m from his employer. Kevin Lee Co, 45, from Sacramento, California, pleaded guilty to fraudulently using company
A judge has ordered Amazon to refund the parents of children who made in-app purchases on Kindle and Android devices without their consent between 2011 and 2014. Seattle-based Judge John Coughenour ordered