StreamMe Helps Create Micro-Local Social Networks

By | Jun 18, 2015 at 2:00 pm

If you happened to be at Tech.Co’s Pittsburgh Startup Competition on April 30th, you probably heard about StreamMe. They won our Reader’s Choice award and have been invited to pitch at our Celebrate Conference in Las Vegas this October. If you weren’t able to make it…


Is QuiQ a Game Changer In Video Apps Space?

By | Jun 15, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Video is where it’s at these days when it comes to social apps. We’re so over still photos. We need to be engaged with movement, sound, heightened creativity. The big players are familiar names — Vine, Instagram Video, Mobli; but it seems like there are…


Having a Branded App that Does Less Means More for SMBs

By | May 29, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Smartphones have now become our all-in-one portal for mobile engagement with the digital world. Whether we use it to check emails, the news, trade stocks, share experiences, get directions, or order food, nearly everything we do in our daily lives can be accessed with…


Shred the Nar Nar with these 4 Surfing Apps

By | May 24, 2015 at 8:00 am

It’s Sunday morning, the sun is rising, and you’re on dawn patrol at a new beach with your board in hand. The brisk breeze gently caresses your face as you amp yourself up to embark on another legendary surf session. To your surprise, the…


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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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,…


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…


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…


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…



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…


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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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…


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…


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…


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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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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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…