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Tribune's Newsbeat App Reads You the News

American media behemoth The Tribune Company (‘Tribune’) has launched an interesting new service that lets you audio-stream text-based stories from online newspapers.<p>Newsbeat actually comes courtesy of Tribune Digital Ventures, the technology and innovation arm of Tribune that launched last May. The …

Anti-Social Network Helps You Avoid People You Don’t Want To See

Sick of running into your ex? Brian Moore was, so he developed Cloak, an app that warns you when other people are nearby.<p>There is no shortage of social media apps out there that will loudly broadcast to everyone where you are at every second of the day. Rarer is the app that exists to obfuscate …

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Photos of Rural Children Around the World Dressed Up as Their Dream Professions

<i>Journalist, Mali</i><p>Belgian-born photographer Sofie Knijff has spent the last three years traveling the world making portraits of children and asking …

Beyond the smartphone: Facebook, Ericsson build an app lab for the developing world

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Facebook / Matt Harnack<p>We’re likely going to hear a lot more about the Facebook-led coalition Internet.org at Mark …

Facebook will use Nokia phones to bring online classes to Rwanda

Today, Facebook announced a new initiative called SocialEDU to bring collaborative online education to the nation of Rwanda. Part of Facebook's previously announced Internet.org project, the new initiative will enlist the help of Nokia for hardware support, local carrier Airtel for data subsidy, …

WhatsApp to add voice communication by summer

When the announcement hit that Facebook was snapping up WhatsApp (beating out Google in the process), the gargantuan $19 billion price tag was hard to justify. But, with 465 million active users per month, there's a lot of potential for other, perhaps more profitable services. Today at MWC, …

Critical Security Bug Leaves Apple Devices Vulnerable to Hacks

For several months, Apple’s software has been severely compromised by a security bug that allows would-be hackers access to supposedly encrypted …

Nokia reveals the Nokia X 'Android' phone

It's official: Nokia has a phone running a mashed up version of Google's mobile OS. It's Android, Jim, but not quite as we know it.<p><b>Previously</b> …