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Weight Loss Apps Can Help Kids Make Healthier Food Choices

More parents are turning to weight loss apps to help their children lose weight.

2 hours ago

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Stephen Colbert Will Lend His Voice To Waze Traffic App

“Late Show” host Stephen Colbert will lend his voice to the Waze traffic app through Sept. 22, the app announced Tuesday.

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Parents Using ‘Shuddle’ App To Drive Students To And From School

Using an app, parents schedule a pick up the day before.

08/27/2015

Diane Melley of IBM, discusses features of the new "Go Philadelphia" app for the upcoming World Meeting of Families congress and visit of Pope Francis in September.
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WMOF Organization Launches Mobile App As Guide For Papal Visit

Your smartphone can now be your new guide to the upcoming visit of Pope Francis and the World Meeting of Families events in Philadelphia.

07/22/2015

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Local Tech Company Raises More Than $1M For Its Real-Time Location Sharing App

MeetBall is a real-time, location sharing, navigation app. The Doylestown-based company has just finished raising $1.5 million in funding.

07/03/2015

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Smartphone App Promises Answers To Young Adults’ Sexual Health Questions

It’s designed by a Philadelphia non-profit.

06/20/2015

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New App Brings STD Testing Kit To Your Front Door

Planned Parenthood affiliates in California have launched a new mobile app that allows men and women to order confidential STD testing kits through their mobile devices.

06/19/2015

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Car Service Uber Delivering On-Demand Helmets In Honor Of Philly Bike Share Launch

Riders are instructed to open the app and request HELMET.

04/23/2015

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Live Streaming App Popularity Could Be Game Changer For Social Networks, Users

Live streaming apps Meerkat and Twitter-owned Periscope are the most talked about apps right now on social media.

04/02/2015

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The New IRS2GO App Can Help You Track Your Tax Return

The new feature of the IRS2Go app makes it easy to track your refund.

03/30/2015

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The Philadelphia Orchestra Is Looking To Revolutionize Your Concert Experience

The Philadelphia Orchestra is encouraging concertgoers to turn on their cell phones in an effort to help them learn a little more about what’s going on.

01/14/2015

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App Allows People To Raise Money For Charity While Working Out

If your New Year’s resolution involves running, cycling or walking, there’s an app for your phone that might help maintain the motivation and raise money for charity in the process.

01/04/2015

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App Allows Pet Parents To Video Chat With, Dispense Treats To Pet From Afar

Pet-owners anxious about leaving their dog or cat at home alone have a new app to fall back on.

11/17/2014

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Taco Bell Launches Mobile Ordering App

Taco Bell announced on Tuesday it is launching a mobile ordering app that lets you order and pay for your food all on your smartphone.

10/28/2014

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3 On Your Side: Personal Finance Management Apps

Staying within a budget can be time consuming, a headache and a chore that many people struggle to handle. But 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan shows a way you can pay bills and balance accounts, and it’s as easy as texting your friends.

10/27/2014

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