Apps

Apps on a phone
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Mike DeNardo
August 01, 2020 - 4:00 am
With the crush of ever-changing coronavirus information for Philadelphia school parents to digest, would a smartphone app help them to keep up? The district has thought about developing one. Read more here.
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Group of young friends using smartphones
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Suzanne Monaghan
February 16, 2020 - 1:30 pm
The latest social media obsession for many kids is Tik Tok, a free app where users can watch and record videos of themselves lip-syncing and dancing to popular music and sound bites. Read more here.
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Lynne Adkins
July 15, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Doctors and patients are using technology in the treatment of mental health issues. With an app on your phone or a computer program, patients can keep up with the work needed to handle depression and anxiety. Dr. Michael Vergare, chairman of psychiatry at Thomas...
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Is Apple killing iTunes?  That's the biggest question ahead of Apple's annual developer conference in San Jose, California, on Monday.
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June 03, 2019 - 4:20 pm
By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) - - The music industry has changed dramatically since Apple disrupted the way people buy songs and albums nearly two decades ago. So Apple is phasing out iTunes in favor of three more modern apps. Apple announced Monday that iTunes will be replaced by a...
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Apple is at the Supreme Court to defend the way it sells apps for iPhones against claims by consumers that the company has unfairly monopolized the market.
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November 26, 2018 - 10:22 am
By Mark Sherman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Apple is at the Supreme Court to defend the way it sells apps for iPhones against claims by consumers that the company has unfairly monopolized the market. The justices are hearing arguments Monday in Apple's effort to end an antitrust lawsuit...
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Ian Bush
July 09, 2018 - 3:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A data breach of a social media app has exposed the personal data of more than 20 million people. Officials from the Timehop app said names, email addresses and some phone numbers were stolen in the July 4 attack on its network . It said no private messages, stored...
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