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National Spelling Bee Launches Fantasy-Style Mobile App

Fans of the Scripps National Spelling Bee will have a new way to follow the tongue-twisting action this year.


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New Feature Takes ‘Facebook Stalking’ To A Whole New Level

An optional new Facebook feature is taking the concept of “Facebook stalking” to a new level.


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Study: Mobile Phone Apps Put Privacy And Security At Risk

A new study has found that a huge number of mobile phone applications can put a user’s privacy and security at risk.


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World War II Memorial Gets Mobile App

The World War II Memorial in Washington is getting a mobile app to help teach visitors about the war, the site’s symbolism and the millions of people it honors.


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Benefit of Mobile Apps for Toddlers Questioned

Can a mobile app really teach a baby to find her nose? Or learn to recognize letters and numbers? Not according to an advocacy group that filed a complaint Wednesday with the Federal Trade Commission alleging that two popular baby app developers — Fisher-Price Inc. and Open Solutions — are trying to dupe parents into thinking their online games make infant and toddlers smarter.


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Md. MVA Offers Mobile App for Driver’s Test

An Android App to test driver’s is now available from the Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration at the Google Play Store.


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New App Makes it Easier for D.C. College Students to Report Rape

A new mobile application is aimed at making it easier for college students in the District of Columbia to report allegations of sexual assault.