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ResQwalk founder Bailey Schroeder and her adopted dog Charlie (Photo Credit: ResQWalk)

New Mobile App Helps Shelter Pets In NYC And Across The Country

ResQwalk is available for either iOS or Android devices that enables animal lovers to raise money for animal rescues and shelters in the United States and Canada every time they go for a walk.

1010 WINS–12/06/2014

Ignore No More App

Frustrated Mom Creates ‘Ignore No More’ App To Get Teen Kids To Return Calls

Parents in the Tri-State and around the world can relate: Trying to reach your teen by phone, only to get ignored. One frustrated mom decided to do something about it.

08/15/2014

Devices like the iSwimband can connect to smartphone apps and make it easier for parents to monitor children while they swim. (Credit: CBS 2)

Potentially Life-Saving App Gives Parents Peace Of Mind During Summer Swimming Season

Swim season is in full swing, but taking your eyes off of your children for even a second can lead to tragedy.

07/16/2014

Uber Technologies  (Photo Illustration by David Ramos/Getty Images)

Uber Technologies App To Make Car Service Prices Cheaper Than Cabs

The car service app Uber Technologies announced pans Tuedsay Tuesday to cut its prices temporarily in New York City, so as to make its service cheaper than a yellow cab.

07/07/2014

FILE - A man takes a 'selfie' outside Rockefeller Center. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Selfies For Sale, How You Can Make Quick Cash With Your Smartphone

A lot of people take selfies for fun, but now some smartphone owners are using them to earn money.

05/28/2014

A Metro-North Railroad commuter purchases a ticket at Grand Central Terminal. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Cops Find Skimming Device On Ticket Machine At Grand Central, Queens Man Arrested

Police have found several skimmers on ticket machines in the last month. The MTA is reportedly planning to introduce an app that would allow commuters to buy tickets on their smartphones and tablets.

05/19/2014

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New ‘E-Tags’ Could Mean Less Time On Line At The Airport

A new way to check bags could reduce the amount of time that you spend on line at the airport.

05/12/2014

Bridg-iT App

Brooklyn School Introduces App To Report Bullying Anonymously

A Brooklyn school is taking its battle against bullying into the digital age. An app called Bridg-iT is intended to bully-proof schools by allowing students to report what they hear anonymously.

05/09/2014

Long Island Rail Road ticket machine. (Photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

New Ticket App Could Be Coming For Metro-North, LIRR Customers

The MTA is expected to approve a plan to allow the purchase of train tickets using smartphones and other devices.

04/30/2014

A man uses a ticket machine at a Long Island Rail Road station. (credit: CBS 2)

MTA Board Expected To Approve Ticketing App For Metro-North, LIRR Customers

After nearly two centuries of using paper tickets, the commuter lines are going high tech.

04/29/2014

Breather Room (credit: CBS 2)

Take A ‘Breather': App Lets You Book A Space In NYC For $25 An Hour

In the hustle and bustle of New York it can be hard to find some peace and quiet. But now, thanks to a new company called Breather, there’s an app for that.

04/02/2014

Exterior detail of the New Year's Eve ball. 
 (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

New Year’s Eve Preparations Underway In Times Square

The performance stages are being built and crews are getting the celebration’s famed ball ready.

12/27/2013

Times Square Ball app (credit: iTunes Store)

Times Square Ball App Features Upgraded Features For Ringing In 2014

The breathless drama of New York City’s Times Square Countdown to the New Year has gone miniature with a streamlined free app for electronic devices.

12/24/2013

LoveRoom

New App Allows Users To Rent Rooms To ‘Attractive’ People

A new website and app now under development will allow users to rent rooms in a fashion similar to Airbnb, but only to attractive people.

11/03/2013

Bus Time

New System Will Allow Riders To Track MTA Buses Instead Of Waiting

Imagine knowing exactly when your bus will arrive, with no frustration and no wasted time.

10/08/2013

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