Apps

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

iPhone 5 (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Home Security Through Your Smartphone

Whether you’re at work, running errands or on vacation, what is going on back at your home is likely always on your mind. And it turns out all you need is a smartphone to make a home safe home.

07/10/2013

NYC Big Apps (credit: CBS2)

Sree Tips: NYC Big Apps Winners

NYC Big Apps is one of the most important app-making challenges around. This year, more than 50 apps were submitted using city data feeds and seven projects won a total of $150,000.

06/28/2013

iPhone 5 (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Digital Decoy Apps Keep Communication On The Down-Low

Secret texts covered up, risky phone calls disguised, scandalous pictures vanished into thin air – new technology is helping spouses and kids to be sneaker than ever.

05/15/2013

MTA AppQuest

App Developers Hunker Down In Brooklyn To Make Transit Service Better

Hundreds of app developers and other tech whizzes gathered in Brooklyn this weekend for a contest to create apps for transit riders.

05/04/2013

1.31.13 Health on the Go

Stay Healthy On-The-Go: 7 Best Medical Apps For 2013

From snoozing to drinking, these apps help you to stay healthy. Dr. Yael Varnado joined us on The Couch to show us the top doctor-approved mobile medical apps.

01/31/2013

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Sree Tips: Best NYC Apps

There are hundreds of thousands of apps for your smartphone, but there are some that seem just right for New York.

01/24/2013

Apple's iPhone 5. (Photo: Apple)

Future Smartphone Technology Will Make Today’s Siri Look Simple

Smartphones have come a long way in a short time, but experts say you haven’t seen anything yet.

01/15/2013

1.3.13 Negotiate It

New Money-Saving App Coaches Users To Negotiate, Lower Monthly Bills

The app, called ‘Negotiate It,’ provides scripts for users to read as they call up their bank, credit card company, phone service provider or gym. The step by step process guides consumers as they negotiate late fees – or even have them waived.

01/03/2013

Apple iPhone

Mobile Couch: Testing Out The New Subway App

A new app is designed to let you know when your train will reach the station. TV 10-55’s Alex Denis and the Mobile Couch hit the Bronx to give it a go — and see if it really works.

01/02/2013

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Sree Tips: Favorite Apps From Viewers

With millions of apps to choose from, it’s hard to keep up with ones worth trying.

12/05/2012

Jets football has great things in store this season (Credit: Christine Wans)

Essential Apps For Jets Fans

Jets fans can keep in touch with everything they need to know about their favorite team in an instant with these great, go-to apps. Get up-to-the-minute info on everything from scores to traffic jams plus fun games and chants made for smart phones and tablets.

09/30/2012

Spike TV's Katie Linendoll shows us the latest in fitness technology on The Couch.

Fitness Technology: Apps & Gadgets To Get You Moving

Our Smartphones are a key part of our workout routine – usually to hear music while we’re jogging or at the gym. But there are also plenty of apps and gadgets that can help you stay in shape.

07/25/2012

Apple iPhone 4s (file / credit: Michael Nagle/Getty Images)

CNET’s Sree Sreenivasan Lists The Best Travel Apps While Hitting The Road

If you are hitting the road this week, you can use technology to help ease your travel experience.

07/03/2012

Apple iPhone

CNET’s Sree Sreenivasan Helps Cut Through The App Clutter

Smartphones and tablets like iPads have changed our lives, whether you’re using an app to play a game or do serious work.

05/31/2012

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