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How To Never Lose Your Luggage Again

While fewer bags are being lost by the airlines these days, people are still stealing them! Which is why Air France and KLM have spent the last year developing two gadgets that help prevent luggage from being lifted.

04/09/2014

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Electronics May Be Depriving Children Of Much-Needed Sleep

According to a survey of more than 1,100 parents, children aren’t getting the sleep they need.

03/10/2014

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Spark Camera App

Spark Camera lets you string mini-movies together for up to 30 seconds, which you can then share on your social network of choice.

03/05/2014

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Poll: 20% Would Choose Their Phone Over Fido

One in five people would rather be parted from their pet for a month than give up their smartphone for the same amount of time.

01/08/2014

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Website Offers Insight Into Data-eating Smartphone Apps

Data plan disappearing before your eyes each month? Now, a new website aims to tell you which apps are hogging your data.

12/31/2013

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3 On Your Side: Apps For Holiday Shopping

Looking for a bargain this Black Friday, or even for the rest of holiday shopping season? 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds that the best deals might be in the palm of your hand.

11/27/2013

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App Connects Parents To State Required Adoption Paperwork

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

11/17/2013

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Philadelphia Smartphone Theft Ranked Highest In Country

Philadelphia is ranked number one for smartphone thefts, according to a new survey by AAA.

10/28/2013

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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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Parents Are Responsible For Kid’s eBay Purchase

A toddler managed to get onto eBay and buy a 1962 Austin Healey Sprite while playing on her father’s smartphone. They now have a new car.

09/18/2013

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IFTTT App

Automating tasks on your phone can be a pain – but the IFTTT app makes it a lot easier. It stands for “If this, then that”.

08/27/2013

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Users Will Soon Be Able To Make Dinner Reservations On Facebook’s Mobile App

Starting this week, you can research and make your dinner plans from one place, using Facebook.

08/14/2013

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3 On Your Side: Online & Mobile Banking On The Rise

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan looks at the findings and offers some helpful advice for keeping transactions secure.

08/12/2013

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3 On Your Side: Apps For Back-to-School Shopping

3 On Your Side’s Jim Donovan has some smart ways to cash in on savings, with the help of your phone.

08/02/2013

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