Application Software


  • Apple's iPhone 6 is stressing developers out Wednesday, 20 Aug 2014 | 11:50 AM ET

    Ahead of Apple's iPhone 6 launch, developers scramble to see that their apps will work on iOS8, which is expected to launch with the new smartphone.

  • Teens, answer phone or app shuts it off  Tuesday, 19 Aug 2014 | 4:49 PM ET

    Sharon Standifird created the "Ignore No More" app to give parents the ability lock their childrens' phones with only the option to call them back or dial 911.

  • Major bug strikes Google's new smartwatches Tuesday, 8 Jul 2014 | 10:14 AM ET
    Video still from GoogleMobile Android Wear promotion.

    Although just released, Google's Android Wear system for smart watches already has a bug with downloading paid-for applications.

  • Zesty to provide 'health care on demand': CEO  Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 4:40 AM ET

    Lloyd Price, CEO of Zesty, explains that the app lets users find and book doctor appointments in seconds and provides them with a host of information from reviews to prices and location.

  • Google's in your car, in your house—where next? Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 10:32 AM ET
    Google co-founder and CEO Larry Page

    Investors will be looking for answers to what Google plans to do with its moonshot endeavors at the developer conference on Wednesday.

  • Yo a 'new way' to get notifications: CEO  Tuesday, 24 Jun 2014 | 5:30 AM ET

    Or Arbel, co-founder and CEO of Yo, discusse the future for the app and reassures that the hacking issue has been solved.

  • Snupps 'simplifies organizing': Co-founders  Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 4:45 AM ET

    Mac Anabtawi and Sari Anabtawi, co-founders of Snupps, explain how their app is a social tool allowing users to curate and share their belongings.

  • Onefootball CEO on World Cup strategy  Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 2:45 AM ET

    Lucas von Cranach, founder and CEO of Onefootball, discusses how his app became the most used soccer app in the world and how it plans to expand for and beyond the Brazil World Cup.

  • Windows 8 updates expected at Microsoft conference Tuesday, 1 Apr 2014 | 3:23 PM ET
    Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft

    Microsoft is following through on a promise to update its Windows 8 operating system on a regular basis to respond to consumers' feedback.

  • Microsoft’s Office apps for iPad starts hot Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 8:50 AM ET
    Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft

    It may have taken years to get to Apple's App Store, but Microsoft's new Office apps look to be having a fine debut.

  • Apple gets a 30% cut of Office for iPad sales Friday, 28 Mar 2014 | 9:24 AM ET
    Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, speaks at a media event in San Francisco, California on Thursday, March 27, 2014.

    One of the big holdups for Office for iPad was was Apple's policy that apps that sell things hand over 30 percent of that revenue to Apple.

  • LiveSafe gets boost from Barry Diller  Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 8:36 AM ET

    Jenny Abramson, LiveSafe president & CEO, discusses how her software company allows smartphone users to alert police in real time. And Abramson explains why she thinks IAC's Barry Diller is the ultimate disruptor.

  • Confide wipes the record clean  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 8:41 AM ET

    Jon Brod, Confide co-founder & CEO, explains how his new app allows professionals to send and receive secure text messages that disappear after you read them.

  • Edge wants to 'become the way for skiing': Co-founder  Wednesday, 8 Jan 2014 | 5:20 AM ET

    Ed Hardy, co-founder at Edge, discusses his app that aims to provide skiers with live data on their performance on the slopes and on the resorts they're in.

  • Your software is going to get smarter Thursday, 19 Dec 2013 | 7:00 AM ET

    There's a lot of disruption on the way for enterprise technology. Here are predictions for 2014 from the founder and CEO of Icreon Tech.

  • Homesnap's picture perfect listings  Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | 7:50 AM ET

    Guy Wolcott, Homesnap CEO, explains how his company's mobile app makes searching for a new home easier.

  • Profit from the app revolution  Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 7:41 AM ET

    Kevin Landis,Firsthand Capital Management, shares this thoughts about what Twitter is worth and reveals his top social media stock picks.

  • Will Apple's iOS 7 deliver?  Wednesday, 18 Sep 2013 | 10:06 AM ET

    CNBC's Jon Fortt takes a look at the most drastic change to Apple's mobile operating system since the iPhone's launch six years ago.

  • 'Mapping' your shopping trip  Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 10:26 AM ET

    Is navigation software for stores the next big thing? Nathan Pettyjohn, founder and CEO of Aisle411, explains the Aisle 411 app in a "Squawk Breakthrough."

  • Splunk making machine data 'sexy': CEO  Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 11:22 AM ET

    Godfrey Sullivan, Splunk chairman and CEO, discusses why he sees more enterprise deals in the second half of the year, this on the heels of a second quarter earnings beat and a boost in customer growth.