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

Red Cross finds apps popular in emergencies

Mobile apps are becoming an important part of emergency preparedness and management, a new survey shows.

Monday - 09/17/2012, 04:12am EDT

View from Venus: App on iTunes aims to identify cheating partners

WTOP's Randi Martin

Sunday - 09/16/2012, 03:14pm EDT

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YouTube offers new iPhone app to fill looming void

YouTube is being reprogrammed for the iPhone and iPad amid the latest fallout from the growing hostility between Apple and the video service's owner, Google.

Tuesday - 09/11/2012, 02:25pm EDT

App finds D.C. one of the toughest for speed enforcement (VIDEO)

The D.C. area is one of the toughest for speed cameras, speed patrols and tickets.

Wednesday - 09/05/2012, 06:42pm EDT

New bed makes staying in bed a dream (VIDEO)

Who needs a boring old spring mattress when you could have a self-adjusting, eco-friendly, multi-media bed surrounded by a custom made, environmentally-conscious frame.

Thursday - 08/30/2012, 07:48am EDT

Red Cross app offers help in severe weather

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.

Tuesday - 08/28/2012, 06:39am EDT
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