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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.

15

Nov

Smartphone app could help save Australian Aboriginal language from extinctionThe Iwaidja language is currently spoken by fewer than 200 people.

Smartphone app could help save Australian Aboriginal language from extinction
The Iwaidja language is currently spoken by fewer than 200 people.

13

Aug

New 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.

New 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.

12

Jun

New app gives early warning of mean messagesThe app predicts the tone of incoming messages before a user reads them so that they’re not caught off guard by angry or hostile words.

New app gives early warning of mean messages
The app predicts the tone of incoming messages before a user reads them so that they’re not caught off guard by angry or hostile words.

28

Nov

What makes a good weight-loss smartphone app?Smartphone apps have potential for tackling the obesity crisis, according to new research finding that many apps use science-based methods to encourage weight loss.

What makes a good weight-loss smartphone app?
Smartphone apps have potential for tackling the obesity crisis, according to new research finding that many apps use science-based methods to encourage weight loss.