Pet apps make clutter-free gifts for owners

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.

Tuesday - 12/11/2012, 08:18am EST

More TV apps come to Xbox Live as usage grows

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.

Tuesday - 12/11/2012, 06:38am EST

Alicia Keys: I want to cut my hair even shorter

Alicia Keys recently chopped off most of her hair, and the singer is looking to go even shorter.

Monday - 12/10/2012, 01:15pm EST

Instagram sent up in the style of Nickelback (VIDEO)

For better or for worse, Instagram and Nickelback are seemingly ever-present in our culture.

Wednesday - 12/05/2012, 10:39am EST

Holiday apps track shopping lists, spending

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.

Monday - 12/03/2012, 01:16pm EST

Cars going even more high-tech in the future

A decade or so ago, the most important features in a car for many people were horsepower and the number of seats, but now there are more high- tech things to consider, with even more in the testing stages.

Monday - 12/03/2012, 09:05am EST

How you can save on your electric bills

D.C. offers an app aimed at making the Public Service Commission more transparent. In Maryland, there's a website that lets you comparison shop for electric suppliers.

Wednesday - 11/28/2012, 04:43am EST

'App economy' isn't slowing down

Around the world, the consumer appetite for apps seems to be insatiable.

Wednesday - 11/28/2012, 04:18am EST

Shopping apps changing the game this holiday

Cyber Monday is expected to see major sales this holiday season, beating Black Friday experts say because of comparison shopping apps.

Monday - 11/26/2012, 12:38pm EST

TSA app estimates delays, security lines

Other than checking in online - there is now more you can do to speed things up at the airport thanks to the Transportation Security Administration.

Wednesday - 11/21/2012, 04:50am EST

App keeps drivers from texting

Texting while driving is prevalent and few would argue that it's dangerous and even deadly. Now, a mobile phone app might be putting some at ease.

Wednesday - 11/21/2012, 02:53am EST

App serves as parking space scout

Parker uses real-time information to show drivers available metered spaces and garage parking. It also includes the parking rates in the given spot.

Thursday - 11/15/2012, 06:08am EST

Macy's unveils new GPS app

Yes, really. There's even an app for that.

Friday - 11/09/2012, 12:34pm EST

New fee and new feature for Parkmobile users

Parkmobile users listen up: You're about to be charged more.

Friday - 10/26/2012, 07:14am EDT

Apps to keep you safe when an emergency strikes

These apps can help keep you safe in disaster or emergency situations

Friday - 10/26/2012, 04:42am EDT

App traces lost cellphones, even if batteries die

A lost phone with a dead battery is no problem if the phone is equipped with a new app by San Francisco-based Lookout Mobile Security.

Wednesday - 10/10/2012, 07:51am EDT

President's documents now accessible on smartphone

The government is launching a new mobile app to provide access to the president's public documents and activities.

Wednesday - 10/10/2012, 02:41am EDT

Einstein's brain is now interactive iPad app

The brain that revolutionized physics now can be downloaded as an app for $9.99. But it won't help you win at Angry Birds.

Tuesday - 09/25/2012, 08:10am EDT

New Maps app is rare Apple flub

With a touch of geek whimsy, Google Maps warns anyone who seeks walking directions to Mordor _the land of evil in "The Lord of the Rings"_ to use caution. "One does not simply walk into Mordor," it says. Apple is finding this week that creating an alternative to Google Maps isn't a simple walk, either.

Friday - 09/21/2012, 03:42am EDT

App predicts traffic light changes for drivers (VIDEO)

Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have come up with an app called SignalGuru that predicts when signals will change from red to green.

Wednesday - 09/19/2012, 06:15am EDT
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