Tag Archive: fight


How selfie apps help protesters fight the power

While you’re snapping a pic of your dinner to share over Instagram, protesters in Ferguson, Missouri are uploading videos of journalists getting arrested with the same app. Social media has been credited with lighting a fire under the story of… Read more ›

Each second wasted during a 911 call could be the difference between life and death, making precise location data crucial to the whole lifesaving process, but according to the top U.S. cellphone carriers, getting that exact location to responders is… Read more ›

Each second wasted during a 911 call could be the difference between life and death, making precise location data crucial to the whole lifesaving process, but according to the top U.S. cellphone carriers, getting that exact location to responders is… Read more ›

One year on from the Edward Snowden NSA leaks, a group backed by tech companies including Google and Apple, called Reform Government Surveillance, is publishing a letter demanding that the Senate strengthen its NSA reform bill as recently passed through… Read more ›

For now it’s impossible to ever know what everyone would really do if aliens invaded earth. While it’s talked about on all different types of platforms, the new app Aliens Drive Me Crazy brings this experience to life. Swipe to… Read more ›

Apple donates $500K to help fight poverty

Apple has donated $ 500K to the anti-poverty initiative SF Gives, according to people close to the matter. Launched in March this year, SF Gives is the joint venture of Salesforce.com CEO Marc Benioff and Daniel Lurie, CEO of the nonprofit… Read more ›

Apple Teams With Old Enemies to Fight Patent Trolls

Apple’s thermonuclear war on Android has thrown the company into the courtroom more times in the last five years than ever before, so in an effort to make U.S. patent laws bend to its will, Apple has joined forces with… Read more ›     

The phrase “here comes the boom” returns in a whole new form in the new app Boom Beach. One of the iTunes app store’s newest comers, Boom Beach is a combat strategy game where players overtake islands, uncover hidden powers,… Read more ›     

It’s time to return to the bizarre and unpredictable planet of Pandora with Borderlands 2…and Cult of Mac Deals will you help you do so without putting a dent in your wallet. A true role playing first person shooter, you… Read more ›     

Originally arriving in the App Store last Thursday, Rhythm Thief & the Paris Caper mysteriously vanished the following day after SEGA discovered “unexpected problems” with the game. Well, now its back — allowing gamers everywhere to download and play the… Read more ›