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Hookup App Scruff Celebrates Five Years

PERSONAL TECH | By John McDonald | Aug 2
Scruff bills itself as one of the largest gay dating apps in the world. The company celebrated five years of existence last week and SFGN interviewed one of its founders.

Community Focused and Crowd Funded, Q Wants to be First All Inclusive App

PERSONAL TECH | May 30
Despite the similarities to some of its pick-up app counterparts, its creator hopes Q will set itself apart as the more inclusive, less intimidating alternative.

HER Lesbian Dating and Social App Launches New Site for Phoenix

INTERNATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Apr 16
After thousands of requests from gay, bisexual and non-binary women in Phoenix and Tuscon, CEO and Founder Robyn Exton has opened a portal of her meet-up site HER (formerly known as DAATCH) in Arizona.

Hold Your Health in the Palm of Your Hand with Healthvana

AIDS | By Winnie McCroy | Feb 17
Healthvana, a new app that hooks healthcare providers with their clients via smartphone, lets you hold your HIV test results in the palm of your hand.

Dallas Lesbian Creates Website That Lets You Rate People

PERSONAL TECH | By Jenny Block | Feb 11
Dallas dynamo Lacey Brutschy has created a website that lets you rate the people you work with every day. How would you rank?

Best of Women and Sex 2014

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 2
What a great year for being sexy! From social apps to lesbian porn to the most awesome sex toys ever created, 2014 has sizzled for the ladies. As you ease into a New Year, check out the best of last year's sex.

Uber Backtracks on Price Hikes During Sydney Drama

CORPORATE | Dec 15
The cab-hailing company Uber was promising free rides and refunds Monday for people fleeing central Sydney after coming under criticism for hiking prices during a hostage crisis that was unfolding there.

Traffic App Enrages Neighborhood Residents

PERSONAL TECH | By John Rogers | Dec 15
When word spread that the explosively popular new smartphone app Waze was sending more cars through their neighborhood in a quest to shave five minutes off a daily rush-hour commute, residents were angry and ready to fight back.

Google Hangouts App Lets Friends Track Your Location

PERSONAL TECH | Dec 12
Convenient, or just plain creepy? The updated app will even prompt you to share your location on a map. CNET tech reporter Bridget Carey joins CBSN to discuss.

'Driving While Black' Apps Give Tips for Police Stops

PERSONAL TECH | By Steven Dubois | Dec 12
Avoiding any move that could make officers think you're reaching for a gun is just one of the tips "Driving While Black" offers. And despite its attention-grabbing name, the common-sense advice it offers applies to motorists of all races.

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