Instagram has yet to make a formal push into using its platform for paid advertising and marketing purposes (although its co-founder is certainly putting out some signals for what it might do when it there).
Having fun can be hard work sometimes. Uniiverse launched a mobile app today that connects people with nearby activities, so the process of finding fun things to do is easier. Uniiverse powers a marketplace
Young folks are starting to shy away from Facebook in favor of a few new sites and services — and it’s not Snapchat or Twitter. According to a study conducted by research firm NextAdvisor, Tumblr and are
When the princess senses something small under her bed in the fairytale “The Princess and the Pea,” it proves that she is, in fact, a princess. Unfortunately, putting Beddit under your sheets won’t have
A New Zealand company funded by the U.S. intelligence community’s venture capital arm, In-Q-Tel, has built a smartphone technology called Spike that lets anyone take precise measurements of — and make
For many in the software world, medical apps have been a controversial topic, either hailed as the future of medicine or tarred as snake oil. But this week, the FDA weighed in, handing down official guidelines
Strava Run was updated today, making it the first fitness app to hit the iOS App Store that takes advantage of the M7 "motion coprocessor" found inside of the new iPhone 5S. The M7 chip continuously measures
Nokia is currently rebuilding its camera applications for its Windows Phone handsets. Sources familiar with Nokia's Windows Phone apps have revealed to The Verge that the new app will simply be named Camera."
Private dealer SecondMarket wants to turn Bitcoin into gold Despite its many booms and busts, cries that it’s a passing fad and a technological fallacy, Bitcoin simply won't go away. Five years after was
David Stewart promises that his startup, JumpCam, can be more than just another video app. Sure, YouTube is still the most popular place to watch video online, Vine has taken off, Instagram offers video
The latest wave of Android smartphones are tussling to prove themselves as the go-to choice for aspiring photographers. Whether it’s the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom, Sony Xperia Z1 or HTC One, the story this
Pocket today announced that it passed the 10 million user mark this morning. The save-for-later service has taken the opportunity to remind the world its purpose hasn’t changed: let people save and view
In the crowded world of apps right now, standing out among picky consumers is extremely difficult — and it gets even harder when you have a game that is similar to those already on the market. Singapore-based
Celebrity sightings are a rite of passage in New York City, and there are famous people everywhere. Yet in all my time here, the best I’d done was the empty Gotham PD cars strewn all over Wall Street Dark