Friday, September 27, 2013

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Remember: most of your apps are watching you

Your Apps Are Watching You

Article Snip: "...Few devices know more personal details about people than the smartphones in their pockets: phone numbers, current location, often the owner's real name—even a unique ID number that can never be changed or turned off...."


Reference: wsj.com

JusticeMobile app - criminal database checks via a smartphone or tablet (to be used by California police departments)

California police departments to deploy 'game-changer' app

Article Snip: "... a mobile app. The JusticeMobile application allows law enforcement officers to check state and federal criminal databases from the field using a smartphone or tablet..."


Reference: www.latimes.com

Monday, September 9, 2013

Titstare app and breast app causes controversy

IPhone app promotes cleavage staring

Article Snip: "...A duo of entrepreneurs from Australia showed off an app called "Titstare," which featured photos of people looking at women's cleavage. Presenting what they had created during a hackathon to an audience of other entrepreneurs and influencers, the duo deemed it the "breast" hack ever...."


Reference: money.cnn.com

Thursday, September 5, 2013

Kahn Academy app - an excellent educational app


Kahn Academy app

Kahn Academy app
Kahn Academy app
The Kahn Academy app is a great way to get a superior education for free. You may have seen the 60 minutes report on Kahn Academy on television. This app offers access to the excellent Kahn Academy videos that teach math, computer science and more. Bill Gates used the videos to teach his own children. Learn at your own speed in your own environment.

Reference: itunes.apple.com