These apps can help keep you safe in disaster or emergency situations
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.
The government is launching a new mobile app to provide access to the president's public documents and activities.
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.
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.
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.
Mobile apps are becoming an important part of emergency preparedness and management, a new survey shows.
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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.
The D.C. area is one of the toughest for speed cameras, speed patrols and tickets.
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.
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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What if your face could get you a discount?
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.