Apps

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New App Allows Users To Lock Credit Cards, Customize Security

A new app aims to allow users to have more control over their credit cards, including setting spending limits and locking the card when it is not in use.

09/08/2014

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‘That’s Creepy': Mayor Says LAPD Drones Won’t Be ‘Flying Over The City…Trying To Find Crime’

Two unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) acquired by the LAPD will remain grounded until lawmakers can establish specific policies governing their use, Mayor Eric Garcetti said Tuesday.

06/11/2014

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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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3 Travel Apps You Need To Download Right Now

Because a smartphone should help you do more than kill time at the airport, here are three handy travel apps to ensure your next trip goes off without a hitch.

03/12/2014

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Top 5 Money-Making Apps Of New Year

Looking to earn more money in 2014? Millenial lifestyle expert Chelsea Krost visited KCAL9 News to discuss the top five money-making apps of the new year.

01/11/2014

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Free Smartphone Apps Aim To Keep Children Safe On Halloween

Some free smartphone applications are aiming to keep children safe on Halloween.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/28/2013

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Actor Thai Edwards Discusses New Movie ‘InAPPropriate Comedy’!

Actor Thai Edwards stopped by KCAL9 Wednesday to discuss an upcoming Hollywood film called, “InAPPropriate Comedy”!

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/20/2013

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Need Tax Help? There’s An App For That

There are lots of websites and software available, but you may not have thought of smartphone apps for doing your taxes.

03/01/2013

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The founder of the non-profit group Get Checked for Life, Dr. Yael Varnado, also known as “Dr. V”, visited the KCAL9 studios Tuesday to show viewers the top medical apps for 2013.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/22/2013

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Treasure Hunting in LA: Geocaching and Letterboxing

Geocaching and letterboxing are modern day treasure hunts – instead of gold doubloons under an X in the sand, you’ll discover fun trinkets, detailed artwork, and a side of the city you’ve never seen. A great family endeavor, too.

CBS Los Angeles–07/24/2012

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Is This the Future of The iPad?

The program is called Apps for Apes. Hey! I don’t even have an iPad, and they’re giving them to the monkeys? Let’s see a monkey write a clever blog.

03/01/2012

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Barnes & Noble Adds Apps To ‘Nook’ E-Reader

Barnes & Noble is adding an applications store and an email program to its Nook e-reader. That brings the $249 device closer to working like a tablet computer in the vein of the iPad.

04/25/2011

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New Apps Hope To Prevent Texting While Driving

The dangers of texting while driving are obvious, but that doesn’t mean a lot of motorists are not doing it.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/31/2011

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Report: Facebook Apps Transmitted Personal Information

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that 10 popular Facebook applications have been transmitting users’ personal identifying information to dozens of advertising and Internet tracking companies.

10/18/2010

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