There are several smartphone apps that teach foreign languages. But before you start downloading, you need to figure out how you learn best -- through visuals, memorization or possibly even gameplay. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on the best apps to help you learn a foreign language.
New Chinese reforms allow foreign investors 100 percent ownership of their e-commerce companies in Shanghai's Free Trade Zone.
The federal Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board calls the program "effective," but recommends some improvements.
Currency converters and itinerary organizers like TripIt are just some of the handy apps you can load onto your gadgets before an international vacation. But that's not all. In this Tech Minute, CNET's Kara Tsuboi reports on other apps that will make your travels smoother.
Worried you’ll accidentally order something bizarre while on vacation? Here are three apps that will have you ordering with confidence.
The tech giant's subsidiaries in Russia, Poland, and Mexico paid bribes to officials to secure lucrative government contracts, federal investigators allege.
Traveling overseas but don't speak the language? We've got a how-to on using your smartphone to help you order ordinary or extraordinary foods on a menu, even in a foreign language.
Surveillance system has the capability to store recordings of billions of calls for up to 30 days, according to confidential documents obtained by The Washington Post.
The move opens the door for Microsoft, Sony, and Nintendo, but they'd face challenges tapping into the Chinese market, according to Reuters.
European carrier giant Telefonica, parent company of the UK's O2, has embraced WebRTC technology so its customers just need a browser to make calls. Too bad about Apple's Safari, though.