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iOS Users Can Now Enjoy Third-Party Keyboards

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Last week, iOS 8 wasn’t the only new release for Apple users. Taking a page from the Android books, iOS users will finally be able to download and install third-party keyboards as Fleksy released their next generation touch typing platform for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch. To date, the award-winning keyboard has found its way… Read more »


But First Let Me Take a Selfie

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From Ellen DeGeneres’ Oscars Selfie to the hit song “#Selfie” by the Chainsmokers, the selfie has become a part of both pop culture and everyday life. However, a few years ago that wasn’t the case – people barely knew what the word meant. However, during that time a small group of entrepreneurs were working on… Read more »


Cross-platform Mobile App Development – Good or Bad

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  We have seen cross-platform playing conjunctive role in the domain of mobile app development. It has gained a great value in the times when people crave for online presence and mobility drives the ways of communication. All that popularity and assured space comes from the way it falls in to commit to a larger… Read more »


Poacht Automates Job Search for Top Candidates

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  Job search: we all must do it.  But the harder you work, the less time you have to look!  And how is your next employer to find you, if you don’t even have time to get your name out there?  Yet, despite the preponderance of apps and websites that help us SPEND our money,… Read more »


Voxel: Preview Apps Before You Download Them

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Getting a preview of something is the best way to know if you will use it in the future. When you read a book, you can skim through the pages to decide if you like the characters and plot and before you watch a movie, you can watch the trailer. For awhile, there wasn’t a… Read more »


Build an App Or Optimize Your Mobile Website?

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To app or not to app: that is the question. If you’re a business owner, you would be silly to think you can ignore mobile users. You know that you need to cater to customers on mobile devices, but the question that often rears its ugly head is: Do I need to optimize my mobile website, build… Read more »



DC’s Speek Launches “Speek for Business”

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This morning, D.C. startup Speek announced that it has launched a new product called “Speek for Business”. Core features of this new product include the ability to share screens for online meetings and collaboration. With this new offering, the company aims to further compete with similar services like WebEx, Join.Me, and GoToMeeting. “This is easily… Read more »


Get These 4 Things Right and Generate Revenue from your App

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Developing an app for your business is a big and critical investment, whether it is a Small and Medium Enterprise (SME) or a Multi-National Company (MNC). Despite the high stakes involved in developing an app, businesses might jump onto the mobile application bandwagon without thinking about the consequences of taking this huge leap. The results… Read more »


Mobile App-Embedded Wearables is the Future of Technology

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Our world is slowly embracing wearable-tech. From healthcare industries to education and entertainment, wearable is the need of the hour. Gone are the days when Google Glass ruled the roost. Now, there is a whole range of smart wearables available, integrated with mobile apps. The integration of a simple mobile app into your wearable helps… Read more »



Build Cross Platform Apps Easily with PhoneGap

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PhoneGap is a free and open source mobile development framework that allows for the creation of cross platform mobile apps easily by using standardized web technologies like HTML5, CSS3, and JavaScript. These hybrid mobile apps are then rolled out on the platforms of choice like iOS, Android, Windows Phone or Blackberry. It helps the developers to avoid the… Read more »


Play-it Health Tackles Medication Reminders

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Despite the seemingly numerous, healthy marathon runners on your Facebook news feed, there are actually a lot of not-so-healthy/sick people out there. According to Kimberly Gandy, there are more than 150 million people in the United States alone that require the use of chronic medication to treat their ills. Setting aside the many flaws that already… Read more »