New iPhone App Is Clearly Geared Towards Sexting Teens

Snapchat, a new iPhone app that's obviously for teens, judging by the photos on their website — differentiates itself from the Instagrams of the world by utilizing time-sensitive technology. You can choose how long you want your Snapchat to last once it reaches your recipient before it self-destructs. Buzzfeed's… » 11/20/12 6:50pm 11/20/12 6:50pm

Taking All Those iPhone Photos of Your Kid May Result In Their Crippling Self-Awareness

The ol' Photo Booth portrait phase is a well-documented phenomenon for those of us who were in college within the last five years or so. Regrettably, in some cases, Duckface Was Made. And once in awhile, in awe of the sheer novelty (Sepia! Pop art! So many effects!) we even posted them to Facebook. » 10/13/12 1:30pm 10/13/12 1:30pm

‘Girls Around Me’ Developer Defends Its App’s Freedom to Be Super Creepy

After Foursquare cut off access on Saturday to the charming "Girls Around Me" app that made it possible to view the location of women on a map and their publicly available Facebook data and pictures, app's Russian developer, i-Free Innovations, issued a statement defending its right to streamline predatory stalking.… » 4/01/12 12:00pm 4/01/12 12:00pm

Iz Tecknology Ruining Yr Relationships? Expert Sez Yes

Would you rather text someone than talk to them face to face? Then you might have technology overload, which means you engage in addictive behavior towards technological devices According to John O'Neill, the director of addictions services at the Menninger Clinic, "I think [technology overload] shares some of the… » 1/24/08 2:30pm 1/24/08 2:30pm