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Top 3 Free Anti-Theft Apps for Your iPhone and Mac

By | May 12, 2016 at 11:45 am

If you have avoided anti-theft apps because you had to pay for them, you might want to reconsider. A recent poll showed that 68 percent of phone-theft victims are willing to put themselves in danger to retrieve their lost or stolen phone. Fortunately, you can…

Startups & Apps

Use These 6 iPhone Apps to Keep You on Top of Everything

By | Nov 13, 2015 at 10:00 am

In the hectic world of mobile phones and instant information transfers, it is good to get as much assistance as possible when you are trying to sell something. However, this assistance doesn’t necessarily have to come from another person. There are now iPhone apps…

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6 Free iPhone Apps to Effectively Run a Small Business

By | Nov 9, 2015 at 6:15 pm

In this era of digitalization and modern communication, small businesses have been really impacted by the Internet. Accordingly, small businesses have also been impacted by the emergence of modern devices like the iPhone. There are many ways, though, through which small businesses can leverage…

Startups & Apps

Top 5 Apps to Check Out This Week: FarmVille 2, NBA General Manager 2016, and More

By | Nov 3, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Now that you have placed your favorite Halloween costume back your wardrobe, take some time off and just relax. Pick up your smartphone, and if you are in the mood to play a game or just watch some spectacular views, download any of the…

Gaming

The 5 Best iPhone Games to Download This Week

By | Jul 10, 2015 at 9:00 am

Since hundreds of games launch in the App Store each day, for a regular user, it has become an impossible task to spot the right apps to get the job done — or to just kill the time and have some fun. This week’s…

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10 iOS Apps You Can’t Get on Android

By | Jan 31, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Presently there are more than one million apps in Apple’s App Store and according to Forrester Research, app sales will reach $100 billion by 2020. When it comes to a mobile operating system, Android is undoubtedly the most popular one in the world. But…

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Riffsy Adds Custom Keyboard for Sharing Animated GIFs, Raises $3.5M

By | Nov 4, 2014 at 8:03 pm

My life was not complete until I was shown that iOS 8 offered a custom keyboard to install. Because emojis. Now I can send dancing girls through text just like my grandmother. Imagine my surprise when I found out that, besides Fleksy of course,…

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Here’s What We Know about iOS 8

By | Aug 17, 2014 at 12:00 pm

Running ahead of its time is a trademark of successful technology. The iPhone, with its constantly updating OS, has proved its authenticity and innovation with every release – and this time, it is iOS 8. iOS 8 is all set for a big release…

Android

10 Great Apps You Should Have On Your iPhone or Android

By | Jul 20, 2014 at 6:00 pm

Every single day, a new app hits the market. Promising some new fun, convenience, or benefit that all of the other apps on the market cannot deliver the same way this ‘new’ app can. Luckily for people who like having the best of the…

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iPad vs. iPhone: How Are They Different from a Developer’s Standpoint?

By | Mar 16, 2014 at 5:02 pm

Not only have smartphones had an impressive proliferation in the mobile device market, but tablets have become almost as popular for entertainment and business. For example, Apple has developed a concrete market over the last few years by introducing increasingly useful and engaging iterations of the iPhone…

Android

iOS vs. Android: App Development and Consumer Experience Comparison

By | Feb 17, 2014 at 3:30 pm

Which is better – iOS or Android? Discussion on this topic abounds on the web, and crazy biases exist left and right as people defend their chosen platform and try to strike down the evil competitor. I’m just going to preface this whole post by…

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8 Apps for Exploring the City This Independence Day Weekend

By | Jul 4, 2013 at 1:00 pm

For most (or, at least, me), Independence Day is the official marker of summer’s arrival. There’s nothing like a good barbecue and some time outdoors with friends and family to remind us of good ol’ American ideals. Plus, fireworks are pretty cool. But how are…

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Find the Hottest Events Nearby with Now

By | Apr 15, 2013 at 5:00 pm

The Now app – which founder Ben Cera calls “a living map, like the Marauder’s map in Harry Potter” – is launching its third version today. Now is positioning itself as the event discovery component of picture sharing, using the popularity of a picture…

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Meet Friends of Friends on Dating App Hinge

By | Mar 6, 2013 at 10:49 am

Ever catch yourself looking at a friend’s friends on Facebook or social media? Of course you have! We’ve all done it, but meeting someone through a friend means  – gasp – you actually have to ask for an introduction. Or worse: a friend attempts…

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Chicago

CamFind: Snap a Picture, Learn More about Any Object

By | Feb 28, 2013 at 5:02 pm

With two weeks left, CamFind is raising money on Kickstarter to bring its vision of the future of search into reality. That reality might look like this: you see a pair of shoes you like, snap a picture, and see stores nearby that carry…

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Boston

Mobee: Get Paid for Reviews of Boston Businesses

By | Jan 9, 2013 at 9:00 am

According to the Mystery Shopping Providers Association, mystery shopping is estimated to be a $1.5 billion industry. Businesses are so hungry for feedback, information, and data from their customers that they’re willing to offer tons of freebies, discounts, and deals. Tapping into that same…

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DC Startup Speek Launches iPhone App for Conference Calls

By | Jan 7, 2013 at 9:00 am

Conference call startup Speek today launched its iPhone app so users can attend conference calls on the go. The announcement comes less than a month after Speek raised $1.2 million. The selling point? No phone numbers or pins. Source: Speek.