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Facebook Messenger App May Not Be As Bad As Some Were Led To Believe

Some of the scary rumors you have heard about the Facebook Messenger app may not be as true as you were led to believe.

08/11/2014

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Company Introduces ‘Panic Button’ For Cell Phones

The Panic Button, only available to Android users, works by selecting three contacts you trust who are able to act quickly in an emergency.

06/24/2014

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New App Helps Users Avoid Those Unwelcome Encounters

The new app ‘Split’ helps users avoid other people at any given time.

05/31/2014

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Tips For Your Next Road Trip

Going on a road trip? Here’s a list of great tips to make your outing that much better.

05/20/2014

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Android User: Apple Tech Support Admits There May Be A Problem With iMessage When Users Switch To Android

Android users have said that the iPhone text messaging system either delivers texts to Android users late, or simply not at all because their contacts still think the number is associated with iMessage.

05/15/2014

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Social Media Today: YouTube Mix, Sprint Partners With Spotify, Messenger Update

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

04/29/2014

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Social Media Today: Facebook Ads, Chat Changes, Most Social University

KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.

04/10/2014

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New Apps Let Teachers Alert Police To School Shootings

Hero911 for cops and SchoolGuard for educators keep it simple: a teacher hits a panic button on his or her mobile device

12/14/2013

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App Allows Users To ‘Bribe’ Their Way To A Date

Users who log on can exchange gifts for a date, including flowers, a romantic dinner or even an “outdoor adventure.”

10/21/2013

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Penn Students Launch App That Connects Undergrads To College Parties

Penn students looking to party can now turn to their smartphones.

10/02/2013

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Twitter Launches New Emergency Alerts System

Social media site Twitter has launched a new alerts system that’s meant to give users reliable information in case of a major emergency.

09/26/2013

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Google Names Next Version Of Android ‘KitKat’

KitKat is the name Google has chosen for Android 4.4, which will power phones and tablets this fall.

09/03/2013

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3 On Your Side: Phone Apps To Monitor Your Home

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan tells us about new, inexpensive and even free gadgets and apps to help keep your home safe from thieves.

07/12/2013

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App Shows Users Photographic Evidence Of The Toll Heavy Drinking Takes On Their Appearance

The internal effects of heavy drinking can be pretty scary, but a new app proves that the external ones can be just as frightening.

07/08/2013

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Drexel Student’s App Puts Scholarships At Your Fingertips

Christopher Gray applied for 72 scholarships. He received 34. Now, he’s developed a $0.99 app which allows others to search in minutes, what he did over months.

06/25/2013

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