app

File Photo (Credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

Uber, Geno’s To Team Up For Distinctly Philadelphian Tailgate Party

From kittens to Christmas tree deliveries, Uber has provided Philadelphians with more than just a ride to and from the bar.

01/28/2014

(photo credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Local College Offers Students A Place To Design & Create Mobile Apps

By Ian Bush PHILADELPHIA (CBS)–Drexel has cut the ribbon on a space for students to design and create a hot commodity: mobile apps. You don’t have to be a programming whiz to make it in […]

01/19/2014

(credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Apple Will Refund At Least $32.5M In App Case

Apple will refund at least $32.5 million to consumers to settle a federal case involving purchases that kids made without their parents’ permission while playing on mobile apps, the government announced Wednesday.

01/15/2014

(credit: CBS3)

Free App By Phila. Law Firm Informs Businesses of Rights, Duties in Data Breach

The data breach affecting tens of millions of holiday shoppers at Target is a stark reminder to businesses that information security must be a priority.

01/11/2014

(credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Helpful Or Creepy? New App Can Tell You If Your Date Is A Sex Offender

Questioning that new guy or girl you’re thinking of going on a date with? Well, there is an app for making that first date decision a bit easier.

01/10/2014

(credit: CBS3)

Tracking Your Moves Through Social Media

By now, most people who use social media know they’re giving up some of their privacy. But you may be revealing more than you realize, as our Diana Rocco found out.

12/06/2013

(Credit: ROSLAN RAHMAN/ AFP/ GettyImages)

App Connects Parents To State Required Adoption Paperwork

Thinking about adopting a child? Well there’s an app for that.

11/17/2013

Photo Credit: ThinkStock

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

RaceStreetPier_Gregg

App Provides Soundtrack For Your Walk Along The Race Street Pier

It’s called Animina, and it’s currently available in the iTunes Store for 99 cents.

10/15/2013

(credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

City Of Philadelphia Launches New App To Connect Citizens With Communities

The City of Philadelphia introduced a new mobile web application that allows citizens quickly to find out more about neighborhoods that are part of the PhillyRising Collaborative.

10/10/2013

(credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/Getty Images)

Penn Students Launch App That Connects Undergrads To College Parties

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

10/02/2013

File Photo (Credit: Thinkstock)

Ed Rendell’s New “I’m Stuck” App Aims To Solve Infrastructure Problems

Point to a problem, even add a picture, and the app fires off a note to your man or woman in Washington.

08/01/2013

File photo of ice cream. (Credit: Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

One-Day Ice Cream-On-Demand Service Hits Philadelphia On Friday

Uber, which lets people order private drivers in sleek black cars using a smartphone app, is offering an ice cream-on-demand service — for one day only — in more than three dozen cities around the world, including Philadelphia.

07/18/2013

(credit: PHILIPPE HUGUEN/Getty Images)

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

(credit: Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Swedish App Records What Users Say While Sleep Talking

The app, which costs 99-cents and is available for Android and iOS devices, works by recording short snippets of sound while you’re asleep.

07/01/2013

more

previous

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 33,184 other followers