Hundreds of mobile app developers, designers, marketers and managers are striving to become the next big thing, during MoDevEast, which runs through Friday in Tysons Corner.
Twitter, the popular microblogging site, has released an update which focuses on facilitating private messages, instead of the public tweets that made it a social media giant.
Nobody looks forward to the process of filing a car insurance claim. A new mobile app can speed what normally takes several days into a few hours.
This scientist has found a way to use your smartphone to make your Christmas sweater the ugliest at the party.
Virginia has launched a mobile safety app that turns smart phones into crime-fighting devices.
Holiday gadgets galore, fun family stuff, and out of the ordinary gizmos - all add up to an offbeat holiday season.
Seeking to enhance its technology pedigree, the District is close to signing a deal that would bring a dozen Chinese software firms to the nation's capital. A separate agreement with Microsoft is also almost done.
As transportation planners try and solve the traffic woes in our region, a new smartphone app aims to offer solutions.
WTOP's Tech Guy Gregg Stebben recommends looking at the following cameras this holiday.
A popular web app lets users find Facebook posts they've made that some might find offensive, with the option of deleting - or repeating - the edgy comments.
Being stuck at the airport is a drag, but there are apps, devices and games that can make your travel delay a little less painful.
Wearable computers are all the rage. There's Google Glass and a number of smart watches. Now, Sony has applied for a patent for a SmartWig.
As companies battle to stand-out in a crowded smartphone world, the Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom melds phone and camera technology in a single device.
Mobile devices will help Thanksgiving travelers stay in touch, but being on the road can put mobile security at risk.
Dress to impress when meeting a significant other's family. Here are some tips on what to wear and what to avoid.
Apple's iBeacon transmitter, which was announced in June, is being tested in some Macy's stores. The shopBeacon transmitter notifies users of sales and bargains as they walk past items they might like.
The long Thanksgiving holiday weekend doesn't just include a feast. There's travel, shopping, and family. Gadgets, apps, and other tech can help distract you from all that togetherness.
This year, you can start reading that list and checking it twice a bit early.
For as little as $35, movie fans can cut the cord - or even cable - to wired streaming-video devices, letting people quickly, conveniently, and cheaply watch programs on their home TV sets.