A new app from the Red Cross allows users to let friends and family know they're OK in the event of a severe weather emergency, among other features.
The Civil War Trust is rolling out a new battle app to mark the 150th anniversary of the Second Battle of Manassas.
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Bikers will still have to pedal to get from point to point, but now they can check ahead of time to see if their route is hilly or includes a shortcut.
D.C.-based Sawbuck Realty has raised $3.5 million in a Series A funding round led by Revolution Ventures and The JBG Cos. Managing Partner Robert Stewart, money that will support Sawbuck's house-hunting app HomeSnap.
Curious how many Democrats live on your block? Just download the Obama campaign's new mobile app.
The National Zoo is debuting a mobile app that will help visitors find their way around the park.
Planning to visit colleges with your kids can be difficult. But a new app promises to simplify the process of planning those tours.
Becoming sick or injured while on vacation can become expensive for those who need medical attention, but there are ways travelers can prepare.
A company that's becoming synonymous with ordering up a ride home is offering summer treats -- and only Friday, July 13.
MyForce, SecuraFone, StreetSafe and bSafe are all apps designed to give people mobile protection and peace of mind on their iPhones, Blackberrys or Android-based phones.
Carpooling is on the rise, and social media and apps have a lot to do with that increase.
Colonial Williamsburg is unveiling a new mobile application to help tourists experience the 18th century historic area.
There could be more jellyfish than usual this summer at area beaches ... but don't worry, there's an app for that.
Are you a typer stuck in a texting world? This Android app might be for you.
AIDS Quilt Touch is a mobile web app that allows users to browse quilt panels, search for names, and add comments in a digital guestbook.
Facebook and General Electric launched an Olympics-themed app to get people to share health goals with their friends, from eating better to exercising.
Those who subscribe to online dating know it can be a risk to date someone before seeing them in person. A new app is giving more reason for doubt.
When Philip Sanford goes to his favorite bar to watch his beloved Seton Hall Pirates, he brings along his phone charger so he also can follow the game on Twitter.
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