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Column: Should I trust my phone as a wallet?

The unveiling of Apple's new mobile payment system is reigniting questions about the safety of morphing from traditional credit cards to mobile payments by phone.

Friday - 09/12/2014, 04:19am EDT

Apps that will help you take control of your health care (and save everyone money)

Lawyers, insurance companies, bureaucratic inefficiency, flawed regulation, corporate greed I listened while pedigreed panelists at a conference in St. Paul, Minn., rattled off reasons why U.S. health care costs were skyrocketing.

Thursday - 09/11/2014, 10:28am EDT

Just Landed app tells when to leave for airport

Data Doctors

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 09:42am EDT

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New app aims help Red Cross gain more blood donations

A new app could help the American Red Cross pass the power to help save lives into the hands of more blood donors.

Wednesday - 09/10/2014, 07:19am EDT
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Dream app shares private thoughts with the world

A new dream-sharing app provides insight into what dreams mean, as well as a real-time look at what others are dreaming around the world.

Tuesday - 09/09/2014, 05:04am EDT

Parkmobile now available In Clarendon, Ballston

Arlington has accelerated its Parkmobile rollout, installing the smartphone app service in Clarendon, Ballston and Virginia Square over the weekend.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 03:30pm EDT

Data Doctors: Celeb photo hack a lesson to us all

The recent widespread hacks of celebrity iCloud accounts has many wondering if they should be concerned about storing their private files in the cloud. Data Doctors' Ken Colburn details what you should consider.

Monday - 09/08/2014, 04:17am EDT

HyperLapse: App for steady timelapse videos

Data Doctors

Thursday - 09/04/2014, 09:21am EDT

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Wearables data: Should you worry?

With all the data being collected from wearable computers, researchers are able to chart what's happening in the world quickly. Should you be concerned?

Monday - 09/01/2014, 06:06am EDT
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Money management apps take a creative step forward

There are some money management apps to track spending and help users invest in creative ways.

Sunday - 08/31/2014, 03:28pm EDT

How to make the most out of your sleep tracker

Sleep trackers present you with a mess of data -- here's how to make sense of it.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 02:45pm EDT

Cellphones 101: Schools adopt the phones they once banned

Cellphones and tablets have become an integral part of modern life, and the Prince George's County school system not only allows kids to carry phones and tablets during the day, but encourages teachers to incorporate them in the classroom.

Thursday - 08/28/2014, 05:17am EDT

Three apps offer quiet, serenity

What many would not give for complete silence. But who would have thought finding it would be so hard.Three apps promise the answer but at a premium.

Sunday - 08/24/2014, 12:45pm EDT

Washio, an app for a laundry service

If you dread laundry day, there's an app that can help.

Thursday - 08/21/2014, 01:47pm EDT

Uber launches Corner Store delivery in D.C.

Uber has launched a new service to deliver items ranging from candy to condoms in parts of Washington, D.C.

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 12:02pm EDT

Cheap way to add Wi-Fi capability to traditional camera

Data Doctors

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 08:31am EDT

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Google Maps saves travel data -- tips to unhook it

Google Maps is storing your travel data. Ken Colburn, of the Data Doctors, explains why, and details steps smartphone users can take to protect their privacy.

Tuesday - 08/19/2014, 01:38am EDT

App offers parents tips to help combat bullying

Some parents joke that raising kids would be easier if children came instruction manuals.

Friday - 08/15/2014, 04:01pm EDT

Farm-to-table-to-phone: App helps D.C., Md., Va. choose restaurants that source locally

Looking to dine at D.C. area restaurants that source their food from the region's farmers? There's an app for that.

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 09:19am EDT

Pizza app angers, promises D.C. tweak

A pizza delivery app has angered residents of Washington, D.C. who, when trying to enter their address are told "DC is not a valid state." And the app's workaround didn't make things better.

Tuesday - 08/12/2014, 07:33am EDT
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