(NEW YORK) -- On Aug. 16, 2020, Priscilla Castro, a 32-year-old from Vallejo, California, headed to nearby Vacaville for a first date with a man she met on a dating app, according to police. She was never seen again, Vacaville police said. Now her date, who... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- With Apple signaling the return of conservative-leaning social media platform Parler to its app store, some social media advocates are worried that right-wing extremist groups could use the app to recruit individuals to other messaging spaces and fringe platforms that make... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Venmo announced Tuesday that it will let users buy, hold and sell cryptocurrency directly in its app as digital currency goes more mainstream. The feature, rolling out starting Tuesday, will be available to the company's 70 million customers within the next few... Read More.
By Aryana Azari, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In a display of motherly love and concern for her son's safety, one mom created a mobile app that would protect Black drivers in the event they are pulled over by police.
By REBECCA JARVIS and LAYNE WINN, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- What do Anne Wojcicki, Indra Nooyi, and Meg Whitman have in common? In addition to being some of the most powerful business leaders of our time, these women all grew up playing... Read More.
By KATIE KINDELAN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Flo, a widely used period and fertility-tracking app, has reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission over allegations the company shared users' health data it had promised to keep private.The... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Online dating can be a hassle, just ask Drew Barrymore. The mom of two revealed she waded back into the world of dating, but has yet to find success. In fact, one bad date left her feeling humiliated. Speaking recently on
By DR. ANITA VERMA, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Google has launched a new app that lets people participate in medical research using only their smartphones.The goal is to make it easier for the general public to participate in... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(CUPERTINO, Calif.) -- Apple announced Wednesday it was slashing the App Store commission it collects in half for smaller app developers that earn up to $1 million per year on its store.The move comes... Read More.
By LAURA ROMERO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Parler, a Twitter-style social media platform, has gained popularity mostly among President Donald Trump's supporters and right-wing conservatives after the 2020 presidential election, but experts told ABC News they believe it's unlikely the... Read More.
By WILLIAM MANSELL and CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Starting Sunday, downloads of the massively popular video app TikTok and the messaging app WeChat will be banned in the United States, the U.S. Department of Commerce announced Friday morning.
By VICTOR ORDONEZ, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Former heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson teased fans for weeks -- posting workout videos and cryptic messages on social media -- before finally announcing his long-awaited return to the ring.On November... Read More.