Salt Lake City

Always Listen to User Feedback, Even When it’s From Kids

By | Aug 18, 2015 at 9:00 am

I don’t know if many of you play video games, but I’d bet you’ve heard of the free to play (F2P) monetization model. That is, the majority of games can be downloaded and played for free but revolve around purchasing in-game add-ons or currency…


San Francisco

Which One of Your Friends Would Survive a Zombie Apocalypse?

By | Jul 16, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Cards Against Humanity might be one of my favorite games ever created. Sure, it’s insanely crude, and every time I play there’s at least one person who has strong reservations about it. However, once the game gets going those concerns melt away and people…



Woweez Gears up for Sky Wings Launch

By | Apr 3, 2015 at 8:00 pm

In 2013 Ahmed Bukhatir founded Woweez, a game development studio based in the United Arab Emirates. He was inspired by a lot of different games that were launched at the beginning of the mobile game era and had wanted to create his own games…



A Beautiful iPhone Game Lets Your Kids Learn How People Live Around the World

By | Dec 26, 2014 at 4:30 pm

With Christmas behind us and the New Year to look forward to, we’ve found ourselves in that period of reflection, self-evaluation, and worldly observance throughout which we’ll aim to gain a greater understanding of life and the world in order to improve upon ourselves…


Little Rock

Young Entrepreneur Merges Digital and Real Life Combat Gaming with Overwatch App

By | Dec 10, 2014 at 10:00 am

It’s ‘Game Time. For Real’ for Overwatch App. The guys behind the Overwatch real-life combat gaming app have their sights set on success and they are proving that they are in the game to win it! Last year, as a high school junior, Josh…



3 Ways To Get Your App Featured On The App Store

By | Nov 28, 2014 at 9:00 pm

The value of becoming featured on the App Store cannot be understated. For a startup company that is developing a smartphone or tablet app, receiving this kind of support from Apple is essentially the Holy Grail. It puts your product on the front page…


The Gift for the One Who Has Everything: Support a Kickstarter

By | Nov 24, 2014 at 6:30 pm

Holiday shopping is about to begin. The ads are everywhere, telling you just how early on Thursday – on Thanksgiving! – you can arrive to battle the Black Friday crowds. Well, don’t do it, I say. Support a Kickstarter on behalf of someone who would think…


Candy Crush Introduces New Fashion Line with Zara Terez

By | Nov 10, 2014 at 6:30 pm

The Candy Crush Saga gaming experience is coming to life as part of a new fashion line from Zara Terez. The Collection “Candy Crush” will include women’s full-length printed leggings, skirts and dresses, according to a press release. The line launched on October 21st…


San Francisco

Monkimun Arrives in San Francisco by way of Singapore and Spain

By | Oct 19, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Startup teams join the 500 Startups accelerator from all over the globe. Monkimun is no exception. Prior to being accepted into the program, CEO Cristobal Viedma was in Spain, after just having left Singapore upon the acquisition of his previous startup. “The whole project started…



Miami-Based SWOL Joins Mobile-First Accelerator Momentum in San Francisco

By | Aug 19, 2014 at 6:00 pm

SWOL (Soccer Without Limits), a South Florida engagement platform for international soccer fans, has been chosen to be part of a new accelerator and fund Momentum, founded by Mobile Monday Silicon Valley’s Mario Tapia and Ryan Bloomer, as well as Hidden River Ventures‘ Todd…


San Diego

Your Pets May Be Home Alone, But They Won’t Be Bored With CleverPet

By | Jun 2, 2014 at 6:20 pm

The majority of the workforce wakes up, gets ready, and heads off to work for a full day of activity and engagement. The majority of pets, however, are left at home until their owners return. But that’s why Leo Trottier and Dan Knudsen developed…



Can’t make it to the World Cup in Brazil? Why Not Play a Match with Podolski On Your Phone Instead

By | May 28, 2014 at 5:00 pm

With the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil just around the corner, passionate soccer fans everywhere are counting down the days. The tournament, starting on June 12th, has created more buzz than most being that it’s in the home of soccer, Brazil. With expensive…


I Played Hipster CEO And My Startup Got Acquired for Only $10 Million

By | Mar 24, 2014 at 1:49 pm

After having had Hipster CEO sitting in my iPhone for a few months, I finally decided to give the game a thorough try a couple of weeks ago. And, as it turns out, even fake, virtual startups can be difficult to run. Hipster CEO is a…


7 Apps to Connect You With Santa

By | Dec 24, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Growing up, my parents never really fell for the whole Santa Claus thing. I can’t even tell you the number of times my brother and I left milk and cookies out for the big guy every Christmas Eve, only to find that it had…