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Social media offers parents more controls. But do they help?

Aug. 10, 2022 10:53 AM EDT

As concerns about social media's harmful effects on teens continue to rise, platforms from Snapchat to TikTok to Instagram are bolting on new features they say will make their services safer and more age appropriate. But the changes rarely address the elephant in the the room — the algorithms...

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Aug. 09, 2022 12:12 PM EDT

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 3. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 4. Incredibox, So Far So Good 5. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 7....

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Aug. 02, 2022 12:23 PM EDT

App Store Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Incredibox, So Far So Good 3. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 4. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 5. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop...

Secret Service director delays retirement amid 1/6 scrutiny

Jul. 28, 2022 16:26 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secret Service Director James Murray is delaying his retirement as the agency deals with an inspector general’s investigation and congressional inquiries related to missing text messages around the time of the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Murray, who was...

Russia fines WhatsApp, Snapchat over data storage

Jul. 28, 2022 12:59 PM EDT

LONDON (AP) — Russian regulators have fined chat service WhatsApp and Snapchat for failing to store Russian users' data on local servers, part of government efforts to control online activity. A Moscow court on Thursday imposed an 18 million ruble ($300,000) fine on chat service...

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Jul. 26, 2022 11:34 AM EDT

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Incredibox, So Far So Good 3. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 4. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 5. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 6. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 7....

Slump for tech chops off chunk of Wall Street’s winning week

Jul. 22, 2022 16:42 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks slipped Friday, giving back some of their gains from earlier in the week as worries brewed about the global economy and prospects for profits at big internet companies. The S&P 500 lost 0.9% to break a three-day rally that had carried Wall Street to its...

Snap, SVB Financial fall, HCA, Schlumberger rise

Jul. 22, 2022 16:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Friday: Snap Inc., down $6.39 to $9.96. The operator of the Snapchat app reported a worse loss and weaker revenue for the spring than Wall Street forecast. American Express...

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Jul. 19, 2022 11:53 AM EDT

App Store Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 4. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 5. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 6. Procreate Pocket,...

Apple-Apps-Top-10

Jul. 12, 2022 13:11 PM EDT

Top Paid iPhone Apps: 1. Minecraft, Mojang 2. Heads Up!, Warner Bros. 3. Bloons TD 6, Ninja Kiwi 4. HotSchedules, HotSchedules 5. Geometry Dash, RobTop Games AB 6. Procreate Pocket, Savage Interactive Pty Ltd...