Uber's New 'Express Pool' Service Will Require Riders To WalkUber is rolling out a service called 'Express Pool,' which links riders in the same area who want to travel to similar destinations. Once linked, riders would need to walk to a common location.
News Now: Tamiflu Shortages & Facebook For KidsThis has been an awful flu season, and we're looking into Tamiflu shortages in North Texas. Plus, a Facebook app for kids has parents debating when children should start using social media.
Apple Orchestrates Deal For Song-Recognition App ShazamApple has bought Shazam, the maker of a song-recognition app that Apple's digital assistant has already been using to help people identify music playing on their iPhone.
Snapchat Seeks To Attract More Users By Redesigning AppIn the latest version of its app, Snapchat is separating what friends share and what media organizations publish, in an attempt to appeal to a broader range of users.
Southwest Airlines Customers Face Problems With Carrier's Website & AppFor the second straight day, customers of Southwest Airlines are running into problems when trying to manage reservations on the airline's website or mobile app.
Lowe's To Launch Augmented Reality AppLowe's will launch a smartphone app early next month that makes it easier to envision what a piece of furniture would look like in your home or office using augmented reality.
Dad Creates App Making Parents' Texts Impossible For Kids To IgnoreA father has created an app that will send texts their children are not able to ignore until they respond to the message.
Walmart Tests App That Lets Shoppers Skip CheckoutWalmart is expanding use of a newly redesigned app that lets shoppers skip the checkout lines and pay for items themselves with a smartphone. The test is making its way to some stores in the Dallas area.
Best Educational Gaming Apps For School Age ChildrenStart the school year off right with these fun and challenging games that will keep your kids entertained and learning for hours. These six apps will provide endless laughter while your little one's work hard to solve puzzles, work on new skills, and create.
Facebook's Ads Keep Creeping Into More AppsScrolling through an ad-free Instagram is now a distant memory. Soon, users of Facebook's Messenger app will begin to see ads too, and WhatsApp may not be far behind. Welcome to the Facebook ad creep.
Taco Bell Partners With Lyft For 'Ride-Thru' MealsTaco Bell is testing a new service that allows users of the ride-sharing app Lyft to add a Taco Bell stop to their ride with the click of a button. The companies have announced a 'Taco Mode' option in the Lyft app.
Fans Glad To See "Pokémon GO" Concerns AddressedPeople are still playing "Pokémon GO," even if they aren't the same masses that roamed parks last summer with eyes glued to smartphones, looking for elusive virtual monsters from their childhood.