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Many Smartphone Health Apps Don't Flag Danger, Says Review

PERSONAL TECH | By Mike Stobbe | Dec 8
Don't count on smartphone health apps in an emergency: A review shows many don't warn when you're in danger.

10 Must-Have Apps For 2017

PERSONAL TECH | By Troy Maillis | Dec 4
As we move forward into the New Year, let's take a look at 10 Apps that have gained popularity in 2016 and show no signs of slowing down in 2017. If you don't have these Apps yet-get them!

Holiday Shopping? Bring These 4 Money-Saving Apps With You

PERSONAL TECH | By Joseph Pisani | Nov 27
If you're looking to save a few bucks at the mall while holiday shopping, charge up the smartphone and bring these apps with you.

Former Reds Catcher Johnny Bench Launches Anti-Bullying App

PERSONAL TECH | Nov 19
Major League Baseball Hall of Famer Johnny Bench has launched a new cellphone app aimed at combatting bullying in schools nationwide.

App Helps Save Seattle Cardiac Patient

PERSONAL TECH | By Gene Johnson | Oct 23
If your heart is going to stop, right outside a hospital is not a bad place for it. And if 41 people within a 330-yard radius have a cellphone app alerting them to your distress, so much the better.

Google Allo Chat App is Smart, but Enough to Break Through?

PERSONAL TECH | By Anick Jasdanun | Sep 25
Google wants to add a middleman to your mobile chats - a personal virtual assistant who's not shy about interjecting itself into the conversation.

5 Cool Things to Do with Facebook Messenger

PERSONAL TECH | By Barbara Ortutay | Jul 31
You'd be wrong to think that Facebook's Messenger app is all about messaging.

Glowing Antlers Failed, So Finns Try App to Save Reindeer

PERSONAL TECH | By Matti Huuhtanen | Jun 11
Finnish reindeer herders in the Arctic have painted Rudolph's antlers in fluorescent colors, hung reflectors around their necks and even used movable traffic signs, but none of the efforts have helped reduce the annual 4,000 reindeer road deaths.

App Helps Iowa Man Get Drunken Driving Conviction Tossed

PERSONAL TECH | By Ryan J. Foley | May 27
An Iowa man's use of a smartphone application to get legal help in the middle of the night proved key in getting his drunken driving conviction overturned.

Three Apps You Can Hookup On and Didn't Know It

PERSONAL TECH | By Chris Ayla | May 1
The list of hookup apps is spreading worse than the Macarena craze. But I've noticed a trend in these new up-and-cumming (pun intended) apps where it's becoming more difficult to just do... a... simple... hookup.

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