| Feb 7, 2014
| 10:28 AM
A cyber security researcher has discovered a vulnerability within the Snapchat mobile app that makes it possible for hackers to launch a denial-of-service attack that temporarily freezes a user's iPhone.
Jaime Sanchez, who works as a cyber-security...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Amazon on Thursday updated its iPhone app with a feature that lets users find items within the online store by simply holding them in front of their iPhone's camera.
The feature is called Flow, and it's designed to be a quicker way to search for...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 11:53 AM
Facebook has updated its Look Back feature with the ability to let users edit their minute-long personalized videos.
The company launched Look Back earlier this week as a way to let users partake in its 10th birthday celebration. The videos show users'...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 12:50 PM
"Flappy Bird" will not be available for download after Sunday morning, game developer Dong Nguyen said Saturday in a surprising series of tweets.
The game has recently risen to the top of charts of both the Apple App Store and Google Play. Users tap...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 12:32 PM
The creator of Flappy Bird has removed the popular game from both the Apple App Store and Google Play.
Users who have already installed the game will be able to keep playing it, but it is not possible for new users to download the game, which was at the...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:29 AM
In a letter to Apple shareholders published on Monday, activist investor Carl Icahn announced he was dropping his shareholder proposal that would have asked Apple Inc. to buy back $50 billion of stock this year.
The move came after an influential...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 6:27 PM
Apple iTV? The iWatch? Bigger iPhones and iPads?
Rumormongering about such mythical products is a regular spectator sport for many Apple watchers.
But after the company said it could post a year-over-year decline in revenue this fiscal year for the...
| May 5, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Apple's stock broke the $600 barrier during late trading on Monday, the first time it has hit that mark since 2012.
Back then, Apple's stock was on a long tumble down from its peak of $702.10 that it reached in September 2012. At the time, investors...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 7:42 AM
Big earnings. Big stock buyback. Big stock bump.
On Thursday, investors cheered Apple's performance by sending its stock up by as much as 8.5% in early trading.
The stock climbed to $569.50 at one point early Thursday, up from $524.75 the previous...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 7:21 AM
As the Dow took another 400-point tumble Thursday, Baltimore money manager David Stepherson found himself talking one client out of selling everything.
"I advised him that it would not be a good idea because our view of things is that this is going to be...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 6:54 AM
The S&P is up 12 percent so far this year, a relief from 2011's flat growth.
Still, it's not the time to dump all of your inheritance into the stock market, South Florida financial planners say.
There’s a risk of a downturn although many investors...