Posts Tagged 'mobile app'

In the 2013 indie romance, “Her,” Joaquin Phoenix’s on-screen lover wasn’t another stunning A-list actress, but something less expected and certainly less traditional; “She” was an operating system. A what? Commonly referred to as an “OS,” Phoenix’s romantic partner was the software that powers a computer’s basic functions. Ahhh, romance. In reality, most of us […]

We use backpacks to carry our portable technology. But now they can carry a new technology that gets inside those personal devices. Specifically, into our WhatsApp. The product is a Wi-Fi hacking device, made by an Israeli spy tech firm called Wintego, and is said to easily fit into a backpack. However, the danger doesn’t […]

Admit it. Social media has made your world a little smaller—and it’s all in the palm of your hands. Our online personas keep us connected with friends from all corners of our lives—sometimes that list of friends and followers reaches the hundreds, even thousands. From those we knew in high school, to old colleagues and […]

  As smartphones get more sophisticated, it’s easy to forget their humble origins. Through today’s mobile apps, we can manage finances, order Ubers, and even do office work from the beach. But remember old-school flip-phones? They stood for one purpose – simply to make calls – and we all had them. Well, it turns out […]

There’s nothing like that stressful moment when you look to your phone and see a red battery and a low digit—you need to find a charger, stat! Let your device die, and bid a temporary goodbye to your alarm, wallet, and notepad. With every message, refresh, and alert, our mobile devices consume tons of energy […]