Apple gives 500px a time out for nude content

A Toronto-based startup has been chastised by Apple Inc. for featuring nude photographs, CBC reports.500px Inc.’s iOS app was removed from Apple’s App Store for “pornographic images” and “complaints about possible child pornography,”

Published on: January 23rd, 2013 Brian Jackson

Bonanza of BlackBerry 10 photos leaked to blog

Research In Motion (RIM) is planning a worldwide launch event of its long-awaited BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system Jan. 30, but there may not be much left to reveal after a blog has

Published on: January 21st, 2013 Brian Jackson

HP’s new SocialPics app turns your Facebook Timeline into a photo book

Smile - your Facebook Timeline can now be turned into a hard copy photo book to be preserved for posterity beyond the virtual realm.Snapfish, the division of Hewlett-Packard that allows users to printonline

Published on: August 27th, 2012 Christine Wong

Windows 8 Release Preview now available for download

Windows 8 Release Preview is now available for download in 14 languages, Microsoft Corp. announced today. Previously only a Consumer Preview of the next major operating system update from Microsoft had been available.

Published on: May 31st, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

4 ways to take control of Google’s Social Search functions

Google sparked controversy on Tuesday with the announcement of a major search update that includes content from its budding social network.In the announcement posted on Google's blog, Google FellowAmit Singhal says, "Search is

Published on: January 13th, 2012 Kristin Burnham

Nikon digital camera offers built-in projector

Have you ever wanted to show off some pictures you snapped to a large group, only to have everyone uncomfortably huddle around the camera's tiny LCD display and squint at the small images?Nikon

Published on: December 8th, 2011 Brian Jackson

Photo galleries will change the way businesses use Twitter

All those pictures you've been posting to Twitter using third-party apps, such as Instagram or TwitPic, will appear on your Twitter profile starting Monday. According to the announcement,the galleries will automatically display the

Published on: August 25th, 2011 Ilie Mitaru

How to opt out of Facebook’s facial recognition

You know those really unflattering photos on Facebook that you untagged at lightning speed? Now might be a good time to delete them...or at least check up on one new privacy setting.Yesterday, security

Published on: June 9th, 2011 Kristin Burnham

Top 10 tips for savvy networking on Facebook

What's okay on Facebook? On sites like MySpace, anything goes (or seems to), but the rules of etiquette on Facebook seem to be a little more refined--not a lot, mind you, but a

Published on: August 5th, 2009 Christopher Null

Canada’s first street view map service unveiled amid privacy concerns

The first Web-based, interactive, street-level map of Canada launched yesterday at featuring panoramic photos of Vancouver, Whistler and Squamish, B.C has caught the attention of privacy watchdogs.Similar to Google's Street View launched

Published on: March 17th, 2009 Brian Jackson

Secrets of BlackBerry Storm revealed

All eyes are now on Research In Motion's forthcoming BlackBerry Storm, which is due to be released sometime this month. RIM's new smartphone is one of the strongest contenders to Apple's iPhone popularity.

Published on: November 7th, 2008 Daniel Ionescu

Find creative inspiration online

The Web is a breeding ground of new ideas and collaborative resources--you simply need to know where to look. But while there are plenty of great Web sites aimed at giving advice to

Published on: October 14th, 2008 Macworld Staff

Winnipeg police combat online child porn with “image matching” software

Police anti-child abuse task force investigators often have to sift through millions of seized photos and videos in their effort to crack child porn rings. The process, when done manually, is hugely time

Published on: August 28th, 2008 Nestor Arellano

How to transform your home computer into a media centre

Your PC already plays music, and your hard drive holds every digital photo you've ever taken. And you probably watch hours of video on Hulu, Veoh, or YouTube.Wouldn't it be nice if you

Published on: August 11th, 2008 Rick Broida