Va. company creates app to help in disasters

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.

Saturday - 01/11/2014, 05:58pm EST

No fable: Smart PJs read bedtime stories to kids

Wearable technology is all the rage. A child wearing Smart PJs can now hear and see bedtime stories on a phone or tablet.

Wednesday - 01/08/2014, 04:53am EST

Looking for free apps? Here's where to find them

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Tuesday - 01/07/2014, 08:29am EST

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SpotHero helps D.C. drivers find guaranteed parking

D.C. and Baltimore are among the cities where an app called SpotHero can help you find guaranteed, discounted parking.

Friday - 01/03/2014, 10:45am EST
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Convenience, anonymity among trends for smartphone apps in 2014

If you like using social apps on your smartphone, some new trends may define the way you communicate in 2014.

Thursday - 01/02/2014, 04:53am EST

Using Uber on New Year's Eve? Keep an eye on the clock to get the best price

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.

Tuesday - 12/31/2013, 01:12pm EST
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One-stop mobile app offers Broadway ticket ease

One-stop mobile phone app TodayTix offers Broadway ticket buying ease

Friday - 12/20/2013, 05:50pm EST

Taking mystery, anxiety out of 'check engine' light

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.

Friday - 12/20/2013, 10:45am EST
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How long will you wait at the emergency room?

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.

Friday - 12/20/2013, 10:35am EST

Bucketlistly helps get things done

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Friday - 12/20/2013, 08:31am EST

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What's Busy app speeds airport security wait times

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Thursday - 12/19/2013, 08:13am EST

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Creepy or cool? Snap photos with a wink (Video)

It's now possible for Google Glass wearers to take a picture by simply winking.

Thursday - 12/19/2013, 04:20am EST

Eat healthier when you're away from home, with MenuStat

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Tuesday - 12/17/2013, 09:21am EST

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Learn what others do during travel, with Joguru

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Monday - 12/16/2013, 09:18am EST

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Remote access tools on Android, with Zikk

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Friday - 12/13/2013, 09:13am EST

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Mobile app developers vie for the next big thing

Hundreds of mobile app developers, designers, marketers and managers are striving to become the next big thing, during MoDevEast, which runs through Friday in Tysons Corner.

Friday - 12/13/2013, 04:00am EST

Twitter update focuses on private communications

Twitter, the popular microblogging site, has released an update which focuses on facilitating private messages, instead of the public tweets that made it a social media giant.

Thursday - 12/12/2013, 04:01am EST
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Mobile app takes wait, hassle out of filing car insurance claim

Nobody looks forward to the process of filing a car insurance claim. A new mobile app can speed what normally takes several days into a few hours.

Monday - 12/09/2013, 04:00am EST

Scientist knits technology into ultimate ugly sweaters

This scientist has found a way to use your smartphone to make your Christmas sweater the ugliest at the party.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 04:15pm EST

Va. launches crime reporting app

Virginia has launched a mobile safety app that turns smart phones into crime-fighting devices.

Friday - 12/06/2013, 03:12pm EST
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