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Upper West Side »

Student Tech Wizards Win National Competition With Class Schedule App

Swepple is designed to help students with their weekly school schedules.

Greenpoint »

New Party-Finding App Helps Eager Revelers Find Their Match

People can post their parties for free on the website Wrevel, and users can search by their interests.

Kips Bay »

New iPhone App Teaches Parents About City's Elementary Schools

A Kips Bay father launched an app that makes finding information on schools as easy as pressing a button.

Lower East Side »

App Aims to Help Wheelchair-Using New Yorkers Navigate City

Wheel New York will be a trip-planning app and website with user-generated reviews.

Red Hook »

Red Hook Gallery Launches App With B61 Bus

Kentler International Drawing Space's app features their exhibitions and an interactive "bus map."

Red Hook »

Charitable App Lets Users Challenge Friends and Donate to Non-Profits

Users can donate to several organizations, including Red Hook non-profit Friends of Firefighters.

New York City »

New MTA App Tells Commuters When Their Train Will Arrive

The MTA Subway TIme app will give commuters real-time subway arrival information.

New York City »

TLC Approves App Pilot Program to Help New Yorkers Hail Cabs

Passengers will be able to use apps to hail cabs beginning this February.

Carnegie Hill »

Hanukkah App Lets Celebrants Light Virtual Menorah

The Jewish Museum has unveiled "Light My Fire," a menorah-lighting app, just in time for Hanukkah. 

Williamsburg, Greenpoint & Bushwick »

Dog Walker 'Poop App' Texts Owners Every Time Pups Go

Swifto's new feature answers dog owners' top demand, the company's representative said.

Upper West Side »

New NYC Matchmaking Service Combats Online Dating Inertia

Matchmaker Cafe, an online dating and traditional matchmaking hybrid, aims to trigger more than a click.

Lower East Side »

New iPhone App Unlocks Voices of Former Worshippers at LES Synagogue

The Museum at Eldridge Street is using oral histories of congregants recorded more than 20 years ago.

New York City »

New App Helps Beer-Lovers Find Best Craft Brews Across the City

Craft Beer New York features a downloadable guide to more than 120 bars in New York City.

Chelsea »

Classic Kids Show 'Reading Rainbow' Returns as iPad App

"Reading Rainbow" host LeVar Burton helped launch the new children's reading app in Chelsea.

East Elmhurst »

Three Men Mug Teen Girl for iPhone and Threaten to Shoot Her

One of the alleged muggers in East Elmhurst was photographed by an anti-theft app.