Apps

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Seen At 11: New Breed Of Apps Put High-Tech Pet Help At Your Fingertips

From transporting to walking to feedings, and more the latest apps put high-tech pet help right at your fingertips.

08/15/2014

The Flex, an "electronic coach" device by Fitbit (Credit: Getty Images)

Sen. Schumer Asks FTC To Probe Use Of Data Collected By Fitness Technology

The New York Democrat said there are no current federal protections against such privacy intrusions, the companies’ policies aren’t clear, and consumers should have the ability to opt out.

08/10/2014

Some children are using iPad apps to continue speech therapy at home. (Credit: CBS 2)

Dr. Max Gomez: iPad Apps Let Children Continue Speech Therapy At Home

Perfect pronunciation can be a tough skill for children, but now they don’t have to face years of speech therapy.

08/08/2014

Once only found in luxury cars, digital dashboards are becoming more mainstream. (Credit: CBS 2)

Digital Dashboards: Safer Driving Or Just Another Distraction?

Once only found in luxury cars, digital dashboards are becoming more mainstream.

07/15/2014

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Smartphone Apps May Be Convenient, But They Can Also Be Addicting

Some apps can be lifesavers, but others can be time wasters that leave you disconnected from the world.

06/03/2014

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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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3 Travel Apps You Need To Download Right Now

Because a smartphone should help you do more than kill time at the airport, here are three handy travel apps to ensure your next trip goes off without a hitch.

03/12/2014

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Seen At 11: New Apps Reward Commuters With Perks

No matter how you get to work, it costs time and money to get there. But as CBS 2’s Maurice DuBois reported Tuesday night, there is now a new app that benefits commuters with rewards.

12/17/2013

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Seen At 11: The Secret To A Good Night’s Sleep

Discovering the secret to a good night’s sleep can mean something different for everybody.

12/02/2013

Smartphone apps help shoppers save time and money. (Credit: CBS 2)

Need A Hand With Holiday Shopping? There Are Apps For That

CNet technology editor Bridget Carey highlights some of the best apps to use while getting your holiday shopping done.

11/26/2013

FILE - New York City taxis. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

‘E-Hail’ Apps Cleared For Use By Appellate Court

Plans for smartphone apps to hail taxis in New York City got the go-ahead Tuesday from an appeals court.

10/29/2013

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Seen At 11: Is Your Favorite Fitness App Keeping Your Personal Info Secure?

Health and fitness apps designed to help with everything from diet and exercise to monitoring a health condition have been gaining popularity.

10/09/2013

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Sree Tips: Best Camping Apps

Camping is a time to become one with nature, but don’t leave your phone at home — it can come in handy when you least expect it.

08/14/2013

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Sree Tips: Summer Fitness Apps

Sree Sreenivasan, tech expert from our partner network CNET and Columbia University’s chief digital officer, has a list of apps to help get you moving.

08/08/2013

The Sun Safe heat app. (Photo: CBS 2)

Several Convenient Heat-Beating Apps Now Available On Major Platforms

Some are turning to technology to help beat the heat. Your smartphone can actually help you stay safe and cool in these sweltering conditions.

07/18/2013

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