New motion analysis software, loaded onto an iPad, can help athletes and their trainers figure out why they're not performing up to their potential. Local company Spark Motion's clients include NBA, NFL, MLB, and NHL team.
Google Glass isn't available to the public, but its development is sparking buzz and interest in the possibilities of wearable computers. WTOP gets a chance to experiment with Google Glass, thanks to Data Doctor Ken Colburn.
LivingSocial is seeking to reinvent itself again. The District-based company rose to fame with its daily deals, but plans to change into a Web site and mobile app where people can browse for deals.
The superior beans, roasting, and free Wi-Fi apparently aren't the only reasons many love hanging out in coffeehouses. Research shows the ambient noise enhances creativity.
Denny's jumped at the chance to capitalize on Apple's new iPhone with a clever social media ad.
With the immediate future of iPhone clear, the future of a groundbreaking Apple mobile device is less clear. The iPod Classic is apparently entering the twilight of its life.
As more people turn to technology to help run their lives, smartphones are becoming digital nagging devices.
A new mobile app lets people quickly buy what they see in a printed catalog, circular, or magazine without having to go online to make the purchase.
All students in the D.C. region are back in school as of Tuesday morning, but it is also the first day for Fairfax County's new superintendent, Karen Garza.
For any adult who's ever been frustrated while teaching a parent to operate a DVD or CD player, the notion of trying to explain social media might make you think "OMG." Guess what - they're learning without you.
If you are worried about your college student finding a safe ride home after a night of partying, there could soon be an app to quell parental fears.
The month-long iTunes Festival London 2013 is underway. Lady Gaga opened the festival, which can be watched live, for free on a mobile app.
Most parents can recall bringing a newborn baby home, nervously thinking "I don't see his chest moving - is he breathing?" A new "smart sock" sends heart rate and oxygen levels to a parent's smartphone.
National Park Foundation, Google launch site to record readings of MLK's 'Dream' speech
A memo by the Department of Homeland Security shows most mobile malware targets the popular Android operating system.
Those who have ever lost a pet know a missing four-legged family member can cause great heartache. But now, there's an app for that.
Thinking about buying some new furniture? Now you can try before you buy -- at least virtually.
The conventional wisdom says that using your smartphone before going to bed will keep you awake at night, and that's true. But there are a few ways your phone can help you get a good night's sleep.
Smartphones could be the answer to connecting victims of sexual abuse to the help they need.
Using smartphone cradle and app, researchers develop handheld biosensor to detect toxins
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