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New Technology Aims To Stop Growing Number Of Hot Car Deaths

Left to die. Hundreds of children have been forgotten in hot cars across the country, including here in Maryland. Now new technology aims to stop the growing problem.

07/31/2014

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Maryland Reaches Settlement With Snapchat App

The attorney general’s office says Maryland has reached a settlement with the developer of the mobile app Snapchat in which the company agreed not to deceive consumers about “disappearing’ messages.

06/12/2014

spelling app

New App Helps Young Wordsmiths Prepare For National Spelling Bee

Gone are the days of preparing for the National Spelling Bee with flash cards. You guessed it–there’s an app for that now.

05/29/2014

haystack

Have Trouble Parking Downtown? A Canton Resident Has An App For That!

Anyone who has tried to park downtown knows it can be a major headache. Now one Canton resident says there’s an app for that.

05/27/2014

Child ID App

Saving Time & Lives: FBI Unveils New Child ID App

With summer around the corner, children will finally be out playing. But with that freedom, parents need to keep an eye on them. The FBI is making that job easier by putting a new tool in their hands.

05/27/2014

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World War II Memorial Adds New Technology At Site

The National World War II Memorial in Washington is adding new technology to help connect with younger visitors to the site as the memorial reaches its 10-year anniversary.

05/23/2014

app challenge

Md. Congressman Challenging Teens To Create Next Big App

The nation’s next millionaire app creator may be right here in Maryland. That’s what Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger believes. His team is on a quest to discover young app designers.

04/25/2014

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Virginia Tech Shooting Survivor Introduces Campus Safety App

She survived a massacre. Now a young woman is trying to save others.

02/05/2014

soccer app

Students At Frederick Douglass Help To Create New Soccer App

Can learning physics and geometry be fun? The answer is yes if you’re a student at Frederick Douglass High School in Baltimore City.

01/09/2014

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Want To Report Bullying? There’s An App For That

A smartphone app gives Howard County students and parents a way to report bullies.

10/25/2013

yeardley love

Warning Signs: ‘One Love Foundation’ Behind Film To Spotlight Dating Violence

Teaching young people how to identify the warnings signs of a dangerous relationship. That’s what a local foundation, created in memory of Cockeysville native Yeardley Love, is doing through a film.

10/20/2013

smartphone

New Smartphone App Gives Users Crime Tools

Keeping tabs on inmates at the Carroll County Detention Center. Sending police anonymous tips. Searching for the county’s most wanted. There’s an app for that.

08/19/2013

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