When a popular app that predicted Metro's train and bus times mysteriously stopped working in December, many D.C. area commuters were left in the dark -- and out in the cold -- at bus stops.
Centers for Disease Control releases free iPad app so you can play disease detective at home
Music legend Quincy Jones launches new music education application, Playground Sessions
The two biggest parking pains are remembering your spot and keeping track of the meter. Now, there's an app for both.
Tamagotchi returns: Electronic pet reborn as mobile app, lifestyle brand
Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery launches new app to showcase US presidential portraits
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A doctor who helped developed a medical application for smartphones attended the State of the Union in the presidential box. He was being honored for his work as an innovator in the health care industry.
Newer Android devices, including the Galaxy S III smartphone and the Nexus 10 tablet, are equipped with atmospheric pressure sensors that could lead to better forecasts.
Bandsintown app helps keep track of concerts in the area so you never miss a show from your favorite band.
The popular new Twitter-owned video-sharing app, Vine, now requires users to promise they're at least 17 years of age, because the app has become a popular venue for pornography.
A new smartphone app, "Drinking Mirror," shows how excessive drinking can ruin your looks.
Need help preparing for a disaster in Virginia? There's an app for that.
Those too busy to talk with neighbors or attend community meetings with local police officers can still team up to fight crime where they live.
Researchers at Virginia Tech have developed a smartphone app to help hikers and others identify trees.
Apps aren't just for people anymore. Here is a roundup of popular pet apps for mobile devices. The cost of apps ranges from free to a few dollars.
Microsoft is rolling out dozens of new apps for the Xbox 360, building on statistics that show members of its paid online subscription service spend more time on it watching video than they do playing multiplayer games over the Internet.
Alicia Keys recently chopped off most of her hair, and the singer is looking to go even shorter.
For better or for worse, Instagram and Nickelback are seemingly ever-present in our culture.
Savvy shoppers know they can use their smartphones to comparison shop, but a series of new apps can also make the holidays a lot easier by helping users keep track of shopping lists and budgets.
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