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BLOG: Five Free Apps to Help Manage a Busy Life

By Jim Donovan: Whether you’re a habitual “to-do” list creator or are notorious for being late, getting organized may be right at your fingertips. The March 2013 issue of ShopSmart magazine, from Consumer Reports, identifies […]

02/11/2013

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Instagram Rolls Out New Terms Of Service Saturday, But Is It Too Late?

After an outcry on social media last month, Instagram apologized to its users for what it called “confusing language.” It has now revised its terms of service, but may have already lost half of its Instagrammers.

01/18/2013

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Facebook App Helps Users Determine Who To Blame For That Nasty Flu Bug

First, it was dog shaming. Now, there’s an app that allows for sick shaming.

01/10/2013

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Philadelphia Shoppers Among The Country’s Most ‘Mobile Savvy’

Using apps to help you shop this holiday season? You’re not alone.

11/20/2012

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Apps Help Navigate Holiday Deals

There are a number of apps available to help shoppers navigate deals, leave tips and advice for other shoppers, compare prices and find family members after a long day of shopping.

11/16/2012

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App Lets You Find Who Is Buried In Local Cemetery

A local cemetery wants visitors to know who is buried in it’s hallowed ground, and yeah, there’s an app for that.

09/29/2012

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Now You Can ‘Unbaby’ Your Facebook Newsfeed

Sick of proud parents inundating your Facebook newsfeed with photos of their infants? There’s an app for that. No, really.

08/06/2012

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Philadelphia Pizza Shop Boosts Sales With Smartphone App

A Philadelphia pizza shop is getting a big sales boost with a smartphone app that gives customers another way to order a pie; and it could be a way for other small businesses to get in on mobile money.

07/01/2012

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Philadelphia’s 7 Regent Lane Offers Hot Deals On Custom Suits

Wharton grads are behind a startup company that creates made-to-measure menswear for a dressed-down price.

04/15/2012

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App Deals

There are over a half million apps in the App Store – and prices fluctuate all the time. Well now, there’s an app to keep up with the sales.

03/28/2012

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Nigro’s Auto Body Apps

Need car assistance? Download one or both of these new free apps from Nigro’s Auto Body.

02/24/2012

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Mobile Malware Costing Smartphone Users Big Bucks

It’s no longer just your home computer that’s being targeted — malware is making its way to your smartphone, too.

12/18/2011

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Found A Free App? There May Be Strings Attached

Some smartphone apps are free, but there’s a price to pay.

12/10/2011

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The AppBuilder

Ever wanted to build your own app, using your smartphone? Well with the AppBuilder by Jampot Technologies, you’ll be able to.

11/01/2011

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BLOG: Most Popular Apps

By Jim Donovan: I think it is safe to say that I am one of the most tech-challenged people in our newsroom. If I had my way there would probably be a rotary phone and […]

10/12/2011

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