Friday, March 29, 2013

Find My Friends app - easily locate your friends and family


Find My Friends app
Find My Friends

Find My Friends app

Article Snip: "...Find My Friends allows you to easily locate your friends and family from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. Install this free app on your device running iOS 5 or later and sign in with the Apple ID you use with iCloud. Adding a friend is easy — just send a request to see their location...."

Reference: itunes.apple.com

Wednesday, March 27, 2013

Teen sells app for $30 million

Teen Sells App to Yahoo for Millions

Article Snip: "...hit the jackpot after selling his top-selling mobile app, Summly, to search giant Yahoo. Nick d’Aloisio, 17, dreamed up the idea for the content-shortening app when he was studying for his exams. ..."


Reference: abcnews.go.com

Sunday, March 24, 2013

Homesnap app - Snap any home to find out all about it


Getting real estate data is a snap with Homesnap app

Homesnap app
Article Snip: "...Homesnap is an amazing real estate app that works on iPhone, iPad and Android devices. Using Homesnap, you can snap a photo of any home to find out all about it. Homesnap draws on our massive homes database to show you how much the home is worth, when it last sold, interior features details, local school ratings, similar listings, nearby sales and more...."

Reference: www.homesnap.com

Monday, March 18, 2013

4 pics 1 word app - the top free app everyone loves

4 pics 1 word app


4 pics 1 word
Article Snip: "4 pics 1 word app ...Whats the word we are looking for? Each puzzle contains four pictures that have something in common - what is it?..."

Reference: play.google.com

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Mr. Boston Official Mobile Bartender’s Guide ...a must have app for the mixologist perfectionist

Mr. Boston Official Mobile Bartender’s Guide


Article Snip: "...you can have the expert advice and trusted recipes bartenders have come to expect from Mr. Boston at your fingertips. Learn more about the "Mr. Boston Official Mobile Bartender's Guide" on the App Store. ..."

Reference: itunes.apple.com

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Hater app

Why 'Hater' App's Founder Wanted a Negative Alternative to Social Media

Hater appArticle Snip: "...The resulting app, which launched on the iPhone Friday just in time for SXSW, and will be available on Android in the next couple months, looks a lot like Instagram. You can take a picture or upload a photo from your phone, share it to the Hater community with a caption, view a feed of other posts from the Hater community and offer feedback...."


Reference: mashable.com

'Likes' on facebook can reveal your personal traits

Facebook 'Likes' can reveal your private secrets, researcher says

Article Snip: "...Millions of Facebook users have surveyed their own personal traits using applications including a program called myPersonality. Stillwell, as owner of the app, has received revenue from it, but declined to say how much...."


Reference: www.foxnews.com

Monday, March 11, 2013

TSP Funds app - TSP iPhone app warning

TSP Funds app - TSP iPhone app warning

TSP Funds app From TSP: "Warning: Apple App store offering TSP App not sanctioned by TSP — A free iPhone App, TSP Funds, currently being offered through the Apple App store asks TSP participants for their account login information. This app is not being offered through the TSP and the TSP does not recommend using this application to access your TSP account. Providing this information could result in a security risk to your account."


Reference: https://www.tsp.gov/whatsnew/plan/planNews.shtml#iPhoneApp

Monday, March 4, 2013

What attracts users to an app?

Technology: What makes an app popular?

Article Snip: "...Each smartphone owner used an average of 41 apps in 2012, according to Nielsen’s State of Mobile Apps 2012 report. As the number of available apps in each store nears one million, companies are trying harder..."


Reference: dailyemerald.com

Sunday, March 3, 2013

Send to TV app by YouTube

Pair your YouTube app with an Xbox 360

Article Snip: "...Learn how to setup YouTube's "Send to TV" feature to send videos from your iPhone or Android phone to your Xbox 360, or any number of compatible devices...."


Reference: cnet.com

Saturday, March 2, 2013

Send secure and top secret info. There's an app for that.

Sending top secret information? There's an app for that

Article Snip: "...The initial system will allow mobile "smart" device users to run apps, e-mail and other functions securely even in remote and hostile locations...."


Reference: cnn.com