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Hit a pothole and you can have your phone's GPS deliver the crater's location to the appropriate transportation department.
There's an app for just about everything, but what ones are actually worth owning?
British researchers are trying to create mobile phone software that can diagnose sexually transmitted diseases.
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Ever leave the house to buy something and realize you have forgotten your wallet? It may not be a problem for much longer. You soon may be paying at cash registers with just a swipe of your mobile phone.
A tiny device called The Square will let you turn your iPhone, iPad or Android phone into a credit card reader.
The space agency's experience in reducing the number of its e-mail systems could serve as a model for others who are going down a similar path. NASA's benefits include cost savings, better cybersecurity and scalability to deal with the expanding need for mobile access.
Seventy two percent of Americans check their work e-mail while on vacation, when they are taking time off, on a weekend and/or on another non-work day.
The space agency also is testing other smartphone devices, including the Android and iPad. It is one of the first agencies to approve the issuance of iPhones to employees. Employees also have the ability to develop applications for smartphones.