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WhatsApp To Add Voice To Messaging Service

WhatsApp, the popular messaging service for smartphones that’s being acquired by Facebook, will soon be offering a voice service.

02/24/2014

iPhone with iOS 7. (Source: CBS4)

Want To Watch The Ball Drop NYE? There’s An App For That

Do you want to see the famed ball drop in New York’s Times Square drop this New Year’s Eve but can’t make it to the Big Apple? Hey, there’s a new and improved app for that.

12/25/2013

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Experts: Smartphone Apps Alone Can’t Protect Children

New apps allow parents to use smartphones to protect their children but some experts say you shouldn’t rely on the technology when it comes to family safety.

CBS Miami–12/03/2013

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Don’t Remember Sending That Text? You Might Have Been Asleep

Smartphones have become a major part of many people’s everyday lives. More and more smartphone owners use their devices to text, email, and surf the web throughout the day. Now, some people have started using them in their sleep.

CBS Miami–09/02/2013

Many couples are asking for technology-free wedding ceremonies. (Source: CBS4)

New Trend: Tech-Free Nuptials

In this day, every wedding guest is a photographer and every detail from the “I do” to the after-party is shared online thanks to technology. But a new wedding trend is to go tech-free.

08/11/2013

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Home Safe Home… From A Smartphone

Whether a person is at work, running errands or on vacation, what is going on back at their home is likely always on their mind.

CBS Miami–08/07/2013

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Experts: Keep Your Smartphones Safe, Hackers Love Them

If you own a smartphone, then you are a target and may not even realize it. Smartphones are increasingly popular not only with consumers, but also with thieves who see the devices as another way to tap into bank accounts and other sensitive information, experts say.

CBS Miami–05/15/2013

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The Hidden Cost Of Some Free Apps

Sure they are free, but some of the most popular mobile apps could be tracking your every move and revealing your personal and financial data.

CBS4–05/03/2013

The HTC First will cost $99 from AT&T. (Credit: CNET)

First “Facebook Phone” To Be Released April 12

Facebook just pulled the wraps off of a new and specially branded smartphone today. Crafted in partnership with mobile hardware manufacturer HTC, the HTC First will run the Facebook Home, a custom version of Google’s Android software tied in tightly with the Facebook social networking service.

CBS4–04/04/2013

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Need Tax Help? There’s An App For That

There are lots of websites and software available, but you may not have thought of smartphone apps for doing your taxes.

03/01/2013

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