The MilkCrate App: A one-stop shop for sustainable-minded consumers
September 10, 2014, 1:58 p.m. by Robin Shreeves
A new app has launched in the Philadelphia region with guides to sustainable businesses in 20 categories. Money raised from a crowd-funding campaign will help it expand across the country.
App turns citizens into smartphone-wielding wardens of water conservation
August 13, 2014, 2 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The EveryDrop LA app makes it easier for ordinary Los Angelenos to identify and report sources of wasted water in their own backyards.
Can a smartphone prevent the elderly from falling?
June 18, 2014, 4:21 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
The SmartGait innovation could help patients with compromised balance by analyzing how they walk.
Download this game to rescue cats in outer space, and save real-life cats at the same time
June 3, 2014, 8:47 a.m. by Laura Moss
The student-designed mobile game Galactickitties lets you save space-flying felines and buy them adorable outfits, and every download benefits the ASPCA.
Why that FarmVille rabbit looks like Natalie Portman
April 17, 2014, 10:32 a.m. by Melissa Breyer
On the occasion of the game's new mobile launch, we talked to the FarmVille animators about Saturday morning cartoons, heirloom chickens and Hollywood muses.
New app may help you cope with jet lag
April 11, 2014, 9:14 a.m. by Agata Blaszczak-Boxe, LiveScience
The key to dealing with jet lag just turns out to be a matter of math and sunshine.
Toddler uses FaceTime to save mom after dog bite
March 10, 2014, 11:30 a.m. by Laura Moss
Video: After breaking up a fight between 2 dogs, Arizona mother Laura Toone needed medical attention. Her 2-year-old son, Bentley, who's known for making prank FaceTime calls, saved the day by calling Toone's friend.
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9 of the world's largest dog breeds
13 natural solutions for killing and deterring ants
Bobcat displaced by California's Woolsey Fire gives birth to 4 kittens
Wyoming billionaire pledges to protect 30% of the planet by 2030
A horse named Jenny takes a daily stroll through the streets of Frankfurt