A D.C.-based start-up has launched the first global wireless registry, letting people and businesses own their unique WiFi SSIDs. It paves the way for mobile proximity services.
For pet owners who worry they'll need help on hand if their pet is suddenly injured or ill, the Red Cross is offering a First Aid app that helps diagnose and treat some common pet injuries.
Controversial rock star Courtney Love's defense against an allegedly defamatory tweet is the first time a Twitter libel case has gone to trial in the U.S. It could answer questions of how defamation law applies to social media.
Texting is so 2012. At least that's what researchers say as more people favor instant message apps.
With the growing importance of social media in business and personal communication, video is a key way of getting a message across. Professional video production can be very expensive. A local image strategist offers tips on how to do great video on a smartphone.
Parents need to put their foot down when it comes to electronics in the bedroom.
When a disaster happens, many good Samaritans are quick to make donations. But oftentimes, those donations go to waste. A Virginia company is designing an app to change that.
Wearable technology is all the rage. A child wearing Smart PJs can now hear and see bedtime stories on a phone or tablet.
D.C. and Baltimore are among the cities where an app called SpotHero can help you find guaranteed, discounted parking.
If you like using social apps on your smartphone, some new trends may define the way you communicate in 2014.
A lot of people would prefer not to drive during Tuesday night's New Year's Eve celebrations, but if you're looking to use the online car service Uber, prepare to pay a bit more -- or maybe a lot more.
One-stop mobile phone app TodayTix offers Broadway ticket buying ease
The sudden appearance of a vehicle's "check engine" light is an anxiety-provoking moment for drivers. A new smartphone app helps take the mystery out of the intimidating indicator, before taking the car to the mechanic.
An app shows you how long it takes, on average, to see a doctor or other licensed professional at hospitals near you, plus the time it takes to drive there.
It's now possible for Google Glass wearers to take a picture by simply winking.