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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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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

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Hoping For Star Exclusives, Fans Throw Smartphones at Concert Stages

You’ve already spent a ton of cash on a concert ticket — so why would you want to thow away another couple hundred bucks? That’s the question being asked at the Wells Fargo Center and other venues, which are witnessing the start of what could be a new trend.

07/22/2013

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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

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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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The Phoster App

it’s not especially hard to create cool posters or invitations but Phoster offers nearly 200 templates that let you plug in photos from your phone and add text.

06/24/2013

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Every Body Walk App

The smartphone as a pedometer isn’t exactly new, but if you’re looking for a simple, visually appealing way to keep track of your journeys, Every Body Walk does the trick.

05/14/2013

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3 On Your Side: Smartphone Prices Could Start Climbing

3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan is here to explain why your smartphone may get even more expensive.

05/13/2013

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Health: Newest Bionic Hand Activated By Special App

A technology breakthrough that’s giving amputees new abilities. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl shows us this amazing development.

05/03/2013

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