Mobile

Messaging App QUICKIE Now Supports Video

By | May 21, 2015 at 5:00 pm

QUICKIE is a live messaging app, dubbed as “an app for the next generation”. And, just like it happens in real life, on QUICKIE conversations are gone after they reach their destination. The app offers several ways of communicating, going from the simple short…

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San Francisco

Don’t Settle for Stock Emojis, Create Your Own

By | May 5, 2015 at 10:00 am

Last August imoji not only celebrated the launch of their uniquely upbeat messaging platform, they also reveled in successfully fundraising $2 million in VC. The whole genesis of the platform came from the fact that the founders were bored with the limitations surrounding stock keyboards,…

Mobile

ReTXT Makes Texting Simpler and More Productive

By | May 3, 2015 at 10:00 am

Texting has become a universal tool in communication. However, there are noticeable limitations. It seems simple enough–you send a message to someone; then they receive, interpret, and can choose to respond or ignore. But texting could be greatly improved upon, made simpler, yet at the same…

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RapidSOS Aims to Save of Lives through Award-Winning App

By | Apr 27, 2015 at 11:00 am

A new app poised to “revolutionize emergency response and communication” has won the Harvard Business School’s 2015 New Venture Competition. RapidSOS, founded by three Harvard MBA students, won the $50,000 prize with their pitch that promised to update an antiquated and faulty emergency system…

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Smartphones Become Smarter with Robotics

By | Apr 25, 2015 at 12:00 pm

It’s no secret that the world of robotics is swiftly changing and increasing its relevance in the human world. With every day yielding a new technology or a new app to utilize a technology, corporations and microchip manufacturers vie for a spot at the…

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Munich

People are Looking for New Ways to Message Each Other

By | Apr 24, 2015 at 11:00 am

These days people are looking for various ways to say a simple hello. Whether it’s friends connecting for a weekend of fun or parents checking in on their kids, the very essence of messaging is changing before our eyes. We’ve seen platforms like Imgur…

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Live Stream Your Event: Meerkat or Periscope?

By | Apr 22, 2015 at 5:00 pm

It is not often that you get to do a truly side-by-side comparison of two new tools, but we got the perfect opportunity to do just that with Meerkat and Periscope at the Philly Emerging Technologies for the Enterprise Conference recently. This story was submitted…

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Los Angeles

Mobile First Entertainment Creates Personalized Mobile Video Apps

By | Apr 22, 2015 at 10:00 am

It’s really no secret that video is the next big thing as far as social media, marketing, and branding. The number of video and streaming apps out there is growing rapidly. Instagram and Snapchat both offer video options now, there’s apps like Vine, and of course we…

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Lost Your Android Phone? Just Google It

By | Apr 17, 2015 at 7:00 pm

We all inevitably lose our phones at some point – whether it’s deep inside your couch, buried underneath your sheets, or cooling off in the refrigerator (I mean, I know I’ve done this) – and we’re often lead to spending a crapload of time…

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5 Types of Android Apps Empowering Businesses

By | Apr 5, 2015 at 12:00 pm

In a fast-paced world, it has become increasingly tough for businesses to cater to the needs of customers. The expectations and inquiries of customers have risen parallel to the recent advent of technology. Providing your clients with lower turnaround times and higher efficiency is…

Mobile

Google Update is Coming April 21: Is Your Site Mobile Ready?

By | Apr 4, 2015 at 4:00 pm

Google will be launching an update to its mobile search algorithm on April 21st. The search engine giant has warned that sites that do not follow the mobile ready guidelines by Google will be affected by this update. This update will affect only the mobile…

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San Francisco

Imgur Launches React at F8 Summit

By | Mar 26, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Today at the F8 Summit Imgur announced the launch of Imgur React, a way to easily communicate with GIFs across mobile applications. It was built out as a simple interface within the Imgur iOS app that lets Imgurians brows GIFs organized by expressions and…

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San Francisco

Imgur Building for Mobile-First on Android and iOS

By | Mar 5, 2015 at 4:07 pm

In January, 2013 Imgur announced the launch of their Android app while iOS users had to wait a little while for theirs. However, their patience was not without it’s due reward; iOS users rejoiced today as Imgur finally got the go ahead to launch their…

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5 Cool and Handy Apps For Outdoor Enthusiasts

By | Mar 5, 2015 at 9:00 am

Spending time outdoors is highly delightful and does you a lot of good. A mere 10 min walk can drastically reduce your stress level and give your mind an extra boost of endorphins. What should I say about a luxurious weekend trip to the…

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San Diego

Picture It On Canvas: Photo Retouching Right in Your Hands

By | Feb 25, 2015 at 9:15 pm

Picture It On Canvas is a San Diego based photo printing service that transforms users’ cherished photos into handcrafted works of art, and today they released their first ever mobile app. Pitcture It Retouched offers professional photo retouching services to users on both Android…

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Los Angeles

Don’t Let Laundry Day Get the Best of you: Use Washio

By | Feb 19, 2015 at 2:30 pm

Laundry day: it’s the bane of my existence. How many times have you gotten super amped up to do laundry only to have something else pop up? “Oh, I’ll do it tomorrow,” you always say. But tomorrow turns into the next day, and the next,…

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Chicago

This App Will Help You Stop Sending Embarrassing Texts

By | Feb 16, 2015 at 4:30 pm

Whether you were drunk or sober, sometime in the past each and every one of us has sent a text that we wish could’ve taken back. One of the paradoxes about our rapid development of technology and our attempts to make machines become more human…