Civil War Trust out with new Va. Battle App

Civil War Trust rolls out its Appomattox Battle App, the latest of 10 smartphone apps

Monday - 03/25/2013, 06:18pm EDT

Cherry blossom app puts events at your fingertips

Can't wait for the Cherry Blossom Festival to start? Good news - there's an app for that.

Wednesday - 03/20/2013, 09:24am EDT

ShowScoop app lets you review, share concerts

A new app on the scene -- called ShowScoop -- aims to do for concerts what Yelp does for restaurants, bars and nightclubs.

Friday - 03/15/2013, 04:45am EDT

D.C. commuter develops bus app to fill recent void

When a popular app that predicted Metro's train and bus times mysteriously stopped working in December, many D.C. area commuters were left in the dark -- and out in the cold -- at bus stops.

Tuesday - 02/26/2013, 12:27pm EST

CDC app lets you solve disease outbreaks at home

Centers for Disease Control releases free iPad app so you can play disease detective at home

Thursday - 02/21/2013, 11:22am EST

Quincy Jones launches music education application

Music legend Quincy Jones launches new music education application, Playground Sessions

Wednesday - 02/20/2013, 05:07am EST

'Honk' app helps find parked cars, tracks meters

The two biggest parking pains are remembering your spot and keeping track of the meter. Now, there's an app for both.

Monday - 02/18/2013, 08:22am EST

Tamagotchi returns: Electronic pet reborn as app

Tamagotchi returns: Electronic pet reborn as mobile app, lifestyle brand

Saturday - 02/16/2013, 10:44am EST

Smithsonian creates app for presidential portraits

Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery launches new app to showcase US presidential portraits

Friday - 02/15/2013, 10:11am EST

How secure is your cellphone?

WTOP's Del Walters reports.

Friday - 02/15/2013, 08:28am EST


Health care app innovator attends State of the Union

A doctor who helped developed a medical application for smartphones attended the State of the Union in the presidential box. He was being honored for his work as an innovator in the health care industry.

Wednesday - 02/13/2013, 06:23am EST

Android app turns phone into tiny weather station

Newer Android devices, including the Galaxy S III smartphone and the Nexus 10 tablet, are equipped with atmospheric pressure sensors that could lead to better forecasts.

Tuesday - 02/12/2013, 04:38am EST

Bandsintown app helps music lovers track concerts

Bandsintown app helps keep track of concerts in the area so you never miss a show from your favorite band.

Friday - 02/08/2013, 03:56am EST

Porn controversy prompts NC-17 rating for Vine

The popular new Twitter-owned video-sharing app, Vine, now requires users to promise they're at least 17 years of age, because the app has become a popular venue for pornography.

Wednesday - 02/06/2013, 09:43am EST

Drink a lot, for 10 years, and you'll look like this ...

A new smartphone app, "Drinking Mirror," shows how excessive drinking can ruin your looks.

Tuesday - 02/05/2013, 11:11am EST

Va. disaster information? There's an app for that

Need help preparing for a disaster in Virginia? There's an app for that.

Friday - 01/18/2013, 04:03am EST

Fighting local crime is in your hands, literally

Those too busy to talk with neighbors or attend community meetings with local police officers can still team up to fight crime where they live.

Thursday - 12/27/2012, 04:01am EST

Va. Tech researchers develop an app to ID trees

Researchers at Virginia Tech have developed a smartphone app to help hikers and others identify trees.

Friday - 12/21/2012, 03:28am EST

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
  • 16
, October 20, 2014
Washington, DC
Now: 47 °F
Tonight: Mostly cloudy with a shower in spots
Hi: 65 °F | Lo: 49 °F

Your Search Returned Multiple Possible Locations

Please select the location that you were searching for from the list below.

Your Search Did Not Return Any Results

Please try searching again using a valid zip code or city and state.