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23

Jul

How to get comfortable in a stranger’s skinNew empathy-building app lets you swap lives with people you don’t know.

How to get comfortable in a stranger’s skin
New empathy-building app lets you swap lives with people you don’t know.

How to take your dog anywhere, with the help of 6 smart phone appsIt can be hard navigating a trip when you have a canine companion with you. These apps help keep Fido safe and make finding dog-friendly hotels, parks, and restaurants easy.

How to take your dog anywhere, with the help of 6 smart phone apps
It can be hard navigating a trip when you have a canine companion with you. These apps help keep Fido safe and make finding dog-friendly hotels, parks, and restaurants easy.

17

Jul

New app raises funds for animal shelters with every stepTurn your next walk into a fundraiser for your favorite animal rescue organization.

New app raises funds for animal shelters with every step
Turn your next walk into a fundraiser for your favorite animal rescue organization.

09

Jul

Neuroscience-based app claims to boost brain power by 400%This music-driven app is designed to increase your attention span and to help you get your work done.

Neuroscience-based app claims to boost brain power by 400%
This music-driven app is designed to increase your attention span and to help you get your work done.

11

Apr

New app may help you cope with jet lagThe key to dealing with jet lag just turns out to be a matter of math and sunshine.

New app may help you cope with jet lag
The key to dealing with jet lag just turns out to be a matter of math and sunshine.

19

Mar

Apple’s new Healthbook to take fitness apps to the next levelExperts suggest that Apple’s new fitness tracking app could revolutionize the health and wellness industries.

Apple’s new Healthbook to take fitness apps to the next level
Experts suggest that Apple’s new fitness tracking app could revolutionize the health and wellness industries.

09

Aug

iPhone app allows users to follow roaming great white sharksThe Marine Conservation Science Institute launched an app this week that lets users track 12 of the predators as they roam around the Pacific Ocean.

iPhone app allows users to follow roaming great white sharks
The Marine Conservation Science Institute launched an app this week that lets users track 12 of the predators as they roam around the Pacific Ocean.

02

Aug

Share a photo, save a shelter animal’s life
A good photo increases an animal’s chance of adoption. Pics for Pets lets smartphone users take and share images of adoptable pets in their area.

Here’s how you can help.

19

Jun

Find the cleanest, safest beaches with updated Swim Guide appThe free app covers 5,000 beaches across North America.

Find the cleanest, safest beaches with updated Swim Guide app
The free app covers 5,000 beaches across North America.

21

Feb

Solve outbreaks with new CDC iPad app 


The CDC hopes to teach the public about outbreaks and maybe attract future epidemiologists through the free app.

Solve outbreaks with new CDC iPad app

The CDC hopes to teach the public about outbreaks and maybe attract future epidemiologists through the free app.