• NextGuide Updates TV App With Hulu Clips

    NextGuide's social TV and media discovery app has added over 18,000 video clips from the Hulu streaming TV service, as these second-screen apps broaden their connections to the multi-screen video economy. ...Read the whole story

  • Apple Wants Privacy Suit Dismissed

    Apple is asking a federal judge to dismiss a potential class-action lawsuit alleging that the company violated iPhone and iPad users' privacy by transmitting their devices' unique identifiers to app developers. ...Read the whole story

  • Instagram Reverses Image Policy

    After sparking a storm of protest with changes to its terms of service that appeared to allow Instagram to sell users' images, founder and CEO Kevin Systrom announced Tuesday evening that the terms will revert to their original version. ...Read the whole story

  • Sprint 'Swarms' Against Distracted Driving

    With more people (including parents and teens) on the road during the holiday season, Sprint is taking the time to remind people of the dangers of texting and driving, while also touting its own app that prevents the practice. ...Read the whole story

  • bMobilized Raises Monies To Expand Features

    bMobilized, which offers a DIY platform allowing small and medium-sized businesses to convert their sites to HTML5, just raised $2.5 million from investors Alliance Venture, Investinor and Alden AS. ...Read the whole story

Brands Praise iOS Passbook, But Let's See More Cross-App Functionality

Developers report great results from integrating wallet functions into Passbook. But this should encourage Apple and Google to focus OS development on user-level convenience and simplicity in a cluttered app universe. ...More

  • Instagram Restores Old Terms, Vows To Move Slower In Future

    Instagram has decided to stick with its old terms of service after all. Co-founder Kevin Systrom blogged last night that the Facebook-owned company is reverting to its October 2010 terms, and has no plans at the time roll out any new ad products that would require a change. ...More