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Got acne? There's an app for that

A new mobile app from startup Spruce Health will enable smartphone users to connect with a board-certified physician for remote diagnosis and treatment options.

News Scan: Apple caught off guard; Ruckus mobile app to manage Wi-Fi; more

Check out the hottest mobile IT news for Sept. 15, including the iPhone 6 shortage pushing delivery dates back, a new mobile IT app from Ruckus, the future of the driverless vehicle in smart cities, a smartphone only pedestrian lane in a Chinese city and a new mobile advertising network from eBay.

Mobile logistics is the 'next big thing' for Industrie 4.0

Mobile logistics is the "next big thing" in the industrial transformation process known as Industrie 4.0, explains an article at Techtag.

New mobile app helps police track down hit-and-run drivers

A new mobile app called the Medina Alert system enables anyone with a smartphone to report hit-and-run drivers in Colorado. Ten other states are considering deploying a similar app.

Walmart's lab adds to its mobile mojo with Stylr buy

Wal-Mart's innovation lab--@WalmartLabs--is buying Stylr, a mobile app that enables shoppers to find clothes in nearby stores, for an undisclosed consideration. This marks the 13th acquisition by the retailer's technology lab in the past three years.

Walmart ramps up mobility with e-receipts

Major retailer Walmart is enhancing its mobile platform by adding e-receipts as an alternative to the normal paper slip usually given to customers.

In case of emergency, don't break Glass

Steve Horng, an emergency physician at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, has been testing Google Glass in the emergency room. Google Glass enables ER doctors to see a patient's records and status without having to look up the information on a computer screen.

Keller Williams gets real with mobile app for realtors, home buyers

Real estate firm Keller Williams International wanted to build a mobile app that would provide rapid access to essential information for its agents and an ongoing communications channel between the agents and their clients, explained Cary Sylvester at a CITE Conference session on Tuesday.

True Value tackles challenging mobile app problem

True Value Company built a mobile application that enables in-store personnel to immediately access inventory to answer customer questions and order products, Michael Weeder, retail systems architect at the company, told an audience here at the CITE Conference.

Spotlight: NIST offers free mobile app vetting tool

The National Institute of Standards and Technology released this week a free mobile app management vetting tool called AppVet.