Apple is banning apps related to vaping from its app store amid concern about the effect of vaping on the health of young people.
Instagram is expanding its hidden “likes” trial globally, the social network has announced.
An ad for the app PopJam that encouraged users to “get likes and followers” has been banned over concerns it could be detrimental to children’s mental health and self-esteem.
Facebook has unveiled a new corporate logo which will be stamped across its family of apps in its latest move to bring its various platforms under one roof.
Video sharing app TikTok has denied claims that it removes content sensitive to China, in response to growing national security fears in the US.
A live wallpaper that counts the number of times a person unlocks their smartphone is among a host of experimental apps launched by Google in a bid to help people detach from devices.
Instagram is banning face-altering filters that promote plastic surgery amid a focus on the mental health of its users.
A record number of Christians are using apps and social media to pray and reflect online, data from the Church of England indicates.
Snapchat users are now able to add content from Reddit onto their snap posts, marking a first for the discussion website.
Google is adding more detailed voice navigation options to its mapping app in an effort to help those with visual impairments.
Instagram has become the latest app to receive the dark mode treatment in a update being rolled out to some users from Tuesday.
TikTok has decided not to allow paid political adverts on its platform, as the 2020 US election fast approaches.
New apps aimed at helping young people find work are to be trialled as part of a multimillion-pound employment initiative, the Government has said.
An app that translates a selection of books into sign language has made the move on to iOS, in a bid to help more than 30 million deaf children across the world.
One of the world’s most popular dating services is taking a stand against filtered face photos in a bid to drive authenticity on its platform.
Snapchat is introducing a 3D camera mode to its photo-sharing and messaging app as its newest interactive element.
Finding the fastest way from A to B across multiple modes of transport is about to get easier with the latest update on Google Maps.
The Department for Education is to launch a competition to find the best apps to help disadvantaged families to boost their children’s education.
Apple has denied claims that it favours its own apps when ranking search results for its own App Store.
The UK’s data watchdog has said it is “considering” concerns raised about the FaceApp service over potential privacy issues.
Facebook is to begin releasing experimental apps to the public as part of new product development plans.
TikTok is the latest video-sharing app attracting millions of people worldwide – but it’s not without its share of controversy.
A new Harry Potter augmented reality game inspired by Pokemon Go has launched a day early, tasking fans with collecting magical virtual objects and engaging in battles with creatures.
Apple’s App Store and a number of the iPhone maker’s other services are currently suffering an outage affecting some of its users.
The BBM messaging service is closing down on Friday, marking the end for the once crown jewel of BlackBerry’s phone business.
Virgin Trains has announced a mobile app which helps passengers take advantage of split ticketing to save money on journeys.
Apple has said it welcomes competition in face of accusations that it has an unfair advantage on its App Store.
Tech giants including Apple, Google and WhatsApp have urged GCHQ to abandon a proposal that would allow it to eavesdrop on encrypted chat conversations.
Cybersecurity experts have warned WhatsApp users to update the messaging app as soon as possible following the discovery of a major vulnerability that could allow attackers to install a malicious code on smartphones.
Apple has denied removing parental control apps from its App Store as part of a crackdown on technology which rivals its own screen time monitoring tools.