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Apps Aim to Assist Gay Travelers

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Aug 15
Inspired by the advent of the sharing economy and the LGBT community's embrace of web-based dating sites, developers of two new cellphone apps aim to assist gay travelers in connecting with local hosts and residents in cities around the world.

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.

Website Curates Coming Out Stories

NATIONAL | By Matthew S. Bajko | Jul 19
Some of the stories are from anonymous posters, such as one by a gay man from the Middle East now living in the U.S. but still concerned about people from his home country learning about his sexual orientation.

ManCrunch Raises The Stakes In Gay Dating Apps

NATIONAL | By John McDonald | Jul 6
ManCrunch claims phishing will not happen on its new platform, touting the app's ability to curb profile "surprises" while connecting users to the global market.

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.

Hillary's 'Homebrew' Email Servers: Genius or Sneaky?

LEGAL | By Anne Flaherty, Nancy Benac | Mar 7
The personal email server used by Hillary Rodham Clinton during her time as secretary of state was most likely about the size of your office desktop computer and could have been tucked quietly in a corner somewhere.

Getting Hitched in the 21st Century :: 'I Do' Goes Hi-Tech

FAMILY | By Joel Martens | Feb 21
Planning your wedding has entered the 21st Century... it's as easy as going online, setting up a profile and following a step-by-step guide. Here are some great options and resources for planning that special day.

Cool Gadgets for Work and Play!

PERSONAL TECH | By Mike Halterman | Dec 21
Want to access your favorite apps and utilize a GPS system at the same time? There's a hand-held device for that. But how do you charge it? There's a solar-powered charger for that...and that's just a few of the fun gadgets profiled here!

Nine Must-Have Apps for Your Smartphone

PERSONAL TECH | By Mike Halterman | Dec 20
Who isn't glued to their smartphone nowadays? I have some apps that you should try, and I bet that once you do, you'll wonder how you survived without them!

Six Cool Gadgets for the Home

PERSONAL TECH | By Mike Halterman | Dec 19
HDMI is the standard and transparent TVs are the future. What other cool items are out there for today's top-of-the-line homeowner? I researched six cool products that you should have in your house.

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