Some Uber Drivers Are Teaming Up To Force 'Surge' PricingUber drivers are now organizing en masse and finding ways to game the app's system in order to raise fares that passengers pay.
The Airbnb Of Cars Is Here, Allowing Owners To Rent Out Their VehiclesThe new app used in Chicago and Evanston is called Getaround.
App Helps Save Seattle Man In Cardiac ArrestAbout 900,000 people around the country have downloaded and carry the app, and 34,000 people have been activated to respond.
Stephen Colbert Will Lend His Voice To Waze Traffic App“Late Show” host Stephen Colbert will lend his voice to the Waze traffic app through Sept. 22, the app announced Tuesday.
Idaho Company Creates Autism Diagnosis Smartphone AppAn Idaho company says it has created an app that can help diagnose children who have autism.
The New IRS2GO App Can Help You Track Your Tax ReturnThe new feature of the IRS2Go app makes it easy to track your refund.
50 Cents, $1 or $2? Starbucks Adding Digital Tips Starbucks will let customers paying with iPhone app to add gratuities for baristas.
Snapchat Promises To Make App More SecureA security breach allowed hackers to collect the usernames and phone numbers of 4.6 million Snapchat users
Google Buys Startup That Summarizes Online Content Google has bought Wavii, a Seattle startup behind an application that condenses online content for time-pressed Web surfers.
Starbucks to Allow 'Digital Tipping'The Seattle-based coffee company says a digital tip function will be added to its mobile payment application starting next summer. A similar option will also be available on Square, a new payment app that Starbucks customers will be able to use starting in November.
Nordstrom Introduces New App for iPadSeattle-based Nordstrom has introduced a nifty new app for iPad users. Not only does the app allow you to shop and make purchases, but to mix and match wardrobe pieces, develop a personalized homepage and more.
'Girls Around Me' App Pulled Amid Privacy ConcernsA controversial iPhone application called "Girls Around Me" has been pulled from the virtual shelves by its creator after the public called it a breach of privacy.