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Twitter tells third-party developers to stop building clients

Twitter says such developers repeatedly violate its privacy policy and lead to an inconsistent user experience. In other words, goodbye.

By March 11, 2011


Evernote gets built-in, third-party app directory

Web-based memory service unveils "The Trunk," a directory of third-party sites and a set of tools that can be integrated for added functionality.

By July 14, 2010


Twitter cuts the cord on third-party ad networks

Companies that post sponsored tweets in Twitter streams are now banned from its API, but, for those who care, Kim Kardashian is still allowed to charge $10,000 for a paid tweet.

By May 24, 2010


Programmers are copying security flaws into your software, researchers warn

Many software developers are cribbing code, and its flaws, that someone else created. And the problem is only getting harder to keep up with.

By June 23, 2015


Book an Uber car with Outlook: Microsoft teams up with apps

Microsoft Office is integrating with outside apps like Uber -- and the car-hailing service is also expanding into food delivery. Bridget Carey gets a taste of UberEats.

By April 29, 2015


Amazon Fire TV gets captive portal access for hotel, dorm and apartment Wi-Fi (hands-on)

Frequent travelers, rejoice! A new feature on the Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick called "captive portal access" is now live and works great, allowing easier-than-ever connections to tricky Internet services that require an extra layer of authentication.

By April 20, 2015


Tech Retrospect: Meerkat vs. Periscope, and Facebook's grand VR plans

Is Meerkat's dominance of the live-streaming mobile video market over? Also, Facebook talks more about Oculus, and its high-flying Wi-Fi drones. All that and more in your look back at the week in tech.

By March 27, 2015


This app gives Android one of iOS's best new features

This nifty system connects your Android phone to your computer's desktop so you can answer phone calls and reply to text messages remotely.

By December 18, 2014


Mail Drop and Markup move Mail ahead of competitors

With the Yosemite public beta now available, CNET takes a deeper dive each week with individual new features from the OS, this week continuing with Apple's Mail.

By July 30, 2014


Five apps as good as or better than iMessage in iOS 8

iMessage in iOS 8 adds new features, but it's mainly catching up to existing apps. Here's five apps you can use right now and get the same features.

By June 3, 2014