Monday, December 29, 2014

Wolfram 'Statistics Course Assistant' app


Statistics Course Assistant

Wolfram Statistics Course Assistance App
Wolfram Statistics Course Assistance App
Article Snip: "...Taking statistics? Then you need the Wolfram Statistics Course Assistant. This definitive app for statistics—from the world leader in math software—will help you work through your homework problems, ace your tests, and learn statistics concepts. Forget canned examples! The Wolfram Statistics Course Assistant solves your specific problems on the fly, covering descriptive statistics, distributions, and much more.

This app covers the following topics applicable to Statistics and Introduction to Statistics:

- Create a bar chart, histogram, or scatter plot of any set of data
- Find the mean, median, mode, standard deviation, quartiles, and interquartile range of a dataset
- Calculate normal probabilities and find information about the normal distribution
- Calculate binomial probabilities and find information about the binomial distribution
- Compute probabilities based on dice rolls and coin flips
- Find the best-fit line of a set of data points
- Select random integers or random real numbers
The Wolfram Statistics Course Assistant is powered by the Wolfram|Alpha computational knowledge engine and is created by Wolfram Research, makers of Mathematica—the world's leading software system for mathematical research and education.

The Wolfram Statistics Course Assistant draws on the computational power of Wolfram|Alpha's supercomputers over a 3G, 4G, or Wi-Fi connection. ..."

Reference: www.windowsphone.com

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  • Monday, December 15, 2014

    Google Cardboard: Experience virtual reality in a simple, fun, and inexpensive way.


    Experience virtual reality in a simple, fun, and inexpensive way.

    I AM CARDBOARD
    Article Snip: "...Get it, fold it and look inside to enter the world of Cardboard. It’s a VR experience starting with a simple viewer anyone can build or buy. Once you have it, you can explore a variety of apps that unfold all around you. ..."

    Reference: www.google.com

    Buy I AM CARDBOARD® 45mm Focal Length Virtual Reality Google Cardboard with Printed Instructions and Easy to Follow Numbered Tabs (WITH NFC) (Box Color) from Amazon for only $24.99 & FREE Shipping on orders over $35.

    Sunday, December 14, 2014

    Waze app users sending freeway traffic onto once quiet streets

    Locals upset at Google's Waze for sending traffic to their streets

    Article Snip: "...The residents of neighborhoods in Los Angeles County are not happy with Waze, Google's crowdsourced mapping app. ..."


    Reference: www.cnet.com

    Tuesday, December 9, 2014

    Elevate: A brain training app to improve focus, speaking skills, processing speed, memory, math skills, and more


    Elevate - Brain Training

    Elevate app is found on iTunes
    Elevate
    Article Snip: "...Elevate is a brain training program designed to improve focus, speaking skills, processing speed, memory, math skills, and more. Each person is provided with his or her own personalized training program that adjusts over time to maximize results. ..."

    Reference: itunes.apple.com

    ...and found on Google Play at: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.wonder&hl=en

    Friday, December 5, 2014

    Augmented Reality app "USPS® AR" from the Postal Service


    USPS® AR

    USPS® AR
    USPS® AR
    Article Snip: "...USPS® AR reinvents the act of opening your mail. When you see this icon on a piece of mail, just launch the app and align the image within the viewfinder to scan. Then watch as your mail comes to life...."

    Reference: play.google.com

    Tuesday, December 2, 2014

    nspHire: Job discovery and job search made easy


    nspHire

    nspHire
    nspHire
    Article Snip: "...Job discovery and job search made easy with the nspHire app. No more searching endless ads or digging through piles of resumes. Quickly match with the right job or candidate, delivered straight to your fingertips. Then, swiftly screen employers or job seekers with right and left swipes. Chat in-app with mutual matches. Push notifications to always keep you informed. Totally free for job seekers. Employers post and get unlimited matches for free; pricing per chat is $.99. ..."

    Reference: play.google.com

    Wednesday, November 26, 2014

    KeyMe app: Photograph your key and have a copy made anywhere


    Photograph Your House Key With This App, Then Print A Copy Anywhere

    KeyMe app
    KeyMe app
    Article Snip: "...KeyMe, the company that brought robot locksmiths to New York, has launched an iPhone app that is able to generate coded instructions that any locksmith can read, and make a copy of your key anywhere in the world...."

    Reference: www.popsci.com

    Thursday, November 20, 2014

    Detekt app: Worried that the government is spying on your computer activity?


    Is Big Brother Watching? Amnesty's New App Scans For Spyware

    Detekt app
    Detekt app
    Article Snip: "...Worried that the government is spying on your computer activity? A new anti-spyware tool from Amnesty International released Wednesday scans devices for government surveillance software. Detekt is a free, open-source app that checks ..."

    Reference: www.nbcnews.com

    Tuesday, November 18, 2014

    Amazon Echo


    Amazon Echo

    Amazon Echo
    Amazon Echo
    Amazon Echo is designed around your voice. It's always on—just ask for information, music, news, weather, and more. Echo begins working as soon as it detects the wake word. You can pick Alexa or Amazon as your wake word. Echo is also an expertly tuned speaker that can fill any room with immersive sound. For a Limited Time , Amazon Prime members can get an offer for $100 off of an Amazon Echo. Get Amazon Prime now!

    Reference: Amazon

    Wednesday, November 12, 2014

    Urgent.ly Roadside Assistance App


    Urgent.ly Roadside Assistance App

    Urgent.ly Roadside Assistance App
    Urgent.ly Roadside Assistance App
    Article Snip: "...When your life or travels have been interrupted because of an unexpected car break down, flat tire, dead battery or empty gas tank, you’ll get back on your way quickly and have peace of mind knowing (and seeing!) that quick, safe, reliable roadside assistance from our elite service network is just minutes away with the Urgent.ly roadside assistance app. ..."

    Reference: apple.com

    Tuesday, November 4, 2014

    PhotoMath app: Snap a pic of a math problem and PhotoMath instantly displays the correct result


    PhotoMath

    PhotoMath app
    PhotoMath app
    Article Snip: "...PhotoMath is the world's first camera calculator. Just point the camera towards a mathematical expression, and PhotoMath instantly displays the correct result. ..."

    Reference: itunes.apple.com

    Predict when you will die with the iOS app called "Deadline"


    This App Predicts When You’re Going to Die

    Deadline app for iOS
    Deadline app
    Article Snip: "...A new iOS app called Deadline predicts the date and time of your death based on data from Apple’s HealthKit. Feed the app basic information about your medical history and lifestyle, and it spits out the date that might just appear on your tombstone..."

    Reference: time.com

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014

    The world's smartest motorcycle helmet: The Skully AR-1


    The world's smartest motorcycle helmet: The Skully AR-1

    Skully AR-1 Smart Helmet
    Article Snip: "...SKULLY is pioneering intelligent vehicle systems technology for the transportation industry. Founded in Silicon Valley in 2013, SKULLY’s human-centered approach to engineering has led to SKULLY AR-1, the first vertically integrated smart HUD motorcycle helmet for consumers. SKULLY’s Synapse™ connected technology platform enhances awareness of its users by linking advanced optics to an intelligent network of cameras, sensors and microprocessors. SKULLY is a privately held company with strategic partnerships spanning the world’s leading automotive and technology companies. For more information, visit www.skullysystems.com..."

    Reference:  www.skullysystems.com

    Thursday, October 16, 2014

    Apple Pay


    Apple Pay

    Apple Pay
    Apple Pay
    Article Snip: "...Your wallet. Without the wallet.

    Gone are the days of searching for your wallet. The wasted moments finding the right card. The swiping and waiting. Now payments happen with a single touch.

    Apple Pay will change how you pay with breakthrough contactless payment technology and unique security features built right into the devices you have with you every day. So you can use your iPhone 6 or Apple Watch to pay in an easy, secure, and private way...."

    Reference: www.apple.com

    Tuesday, October 14, 2014

    Uninstall that Flashlight app now!, says security experts

    Is your flashlight app spying on you?

    Article Snip: "...The security group Snoopwall analyzed the top 10 Andriod flashlight apps and say most contain malware; and they may be stealing your data...."


    Reference: www.click2houston.com

    Monday, October 6, 2014

    Best new Android apps of the week according to theguardian.com

    20 best new Android apps and games this week

    Article Snip: "...WhoSampled, FIFA 15, Camera51, The Nightmare Cooperative, Treehouse, Star Wars: Commander and more..."


    Reference: www.theguardian.com

    Friday, September 26, 2014

    Yik Yak app ends in trouble for some

    Yik Yak app leads to trouble for some students

    Article Snip: "...Yik Yak has blocked access to the app from most elementary and high schools in the U.S. by identifying a phone's GPS coordinates, and it has cooperated with police to identify anonymous users who post threats. The app is marketed for ages 17 and older, though Apple and Android app store accounts are available to anyone 13 and older and you don't need to inupt your age to download an app...."


    Reference: www.wgrz.com

    Monday, September 15, 2014

    The League dating app is for the elite only


    The League wants to be dating app for The Elite

    The League dating app
    The League dating app
    Article Snip: "..."You're smart, good-looking & successful. You don't need a dating app to get a date - you're too popular as it is. But you should join The League," reads the app's website...."

    Reference: www.sfgate.com

    Tuesday, September 9, 2014

    Scanio app will capture text from an image and scan documents, invoices, receipts, bills


    Scanio - Document scanner with Text Recognition

    Scanio app
    Scanio app
    Article Snip: "...Scanio helps you scan documents, invoices, receipts, bills and other. Send them via email or to another apps or upload to cloud services. Capture text from image.

    Features:
    • Automatic detecting page edges, to make a perfect picture
    • Enhances document picture
    • Export to multi-page PDF files
    • Offline Text Recognition supports 15 languages:
    English, Arabic, Chinese, German, French, Hindi, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Swedish...
    "



    Reference: itunes.apple.com

    Friday, August 29, 2014

    Disconnect Mobile app actively blocks mobile trackers and malware threats when you use an app or browse the web


    app actively blocks the biggest mobile trackers when you use an app or browse the web using

    Disconnect Mobile
    Disconnect Mobile
    Article Snip: "...Disconnect Mobile is a privacy app inspired by our award-winning browser software. The app actively blocks the biggest mobile trackers when you use an app or browse the web using 3G, 4G, LTE, or Wi-Fi. Optional packs include ad filtering and malware protection.

    Features:

    - Blocks the biggest mobile trackers from tracking and collecting your info
    - Blocks ads from more than 2500 ad tracking services
    - Blocks thousands of websites suspected of malware, spyware, phishing scams and more

    Note: Disconnect Mobile isn’t a VPN and isn’t meant to defeat Internet censorship filters. The app does use some VPN settings so cannot fully function at the same time as a VPN.

    We are actively improving our block list so if you have any suggestions please email us from within the app. Also, if you have any trouble or questions with installation please email us support@disconnect.me...."



    Reference: itunes.apple.com

    Tuesday, August 26, 2014

    Time Lapse!


    Time Lapse!


    Time Lapse!
    Time Lapse
    Article Snip: "...Capture amazing, Hollywood quality time lapse videos with Time Lapse! Don’t wait for the result - preview of recorded movie is visible during capturing!

    Wide range of intervals allows to record most common time lapse scenes:
    0.5-1s: Car traffic, People walking, Fast moving clouds
    1s-5s: Sunset/Sunrise, Slow clouds, Daytime crowds
    5s-20s: Moving shadows
    20s-60s: Fast growing plants, Plants flourishing, Construction building, Stars, Moon

    Features:
    - Interval range: 0.5s - 60s
    - Realtime Preview with battery saving
    - Full HD quality
    - Pinch to zoom gesture
    - Tap to set Focus/Exposure point, double tap to reset
    - Saving in Camera Roll
    - Torch


    Tip: - to improve sharpness use a tripod..."

    Reference: itunes.apple.com

    Sunday, August 24, 2014

    Yahoo Finance app


    Yahoo Finance app

    Yahoo Finance app
    Yahoo Finance app
    Article Snip: "...The Ultimate Advantage

    Follow the stocks you care about most and get personalized news and alerts with the Yahoo Finance app. Access real-time stock information and investment updates to stay on top of the market.

    Favorite features

    *Add stocks to your watchlist to get real-time quotes and personalized news.
    *Take advantage of new interactive graphs
    *Find all the financial information you need with sleek, intuitive navigation
    *Go beyond stocks and track currencies, industries, commodities, and more

    Helpful tips
    *Follow all the stocks you care about by searching for the ticker and tapping the star icon.
    *Turn your device sideways to interact with full screen charts..."



    Reference: play.google.com

    Wednesday, August 20, 2014

    Uber: Request a ride using the Uber app and get picked up within minutes


    Uber: Request a ride using the Uber app and get picked up within minutes

    Uber
    Uber
    Article Snip: "...Uber is your private driver in more than 130 cities and 30 countries.

    - Request a ride using the Uber app and get picked up within minutes. On-demand service means no reservations required and no waiting in taxi lines.

    - Compare rates for different Uber options and get fare quotes in the app. Pay with Google Wallet or PayPal, or add a credit card to your secure Uber account so you never need cash on hand.

    - Easily set your pickup location on the map, even if you don't know the exact address. Get connected to your personal driver and check the progress of your Uber at any time.

    - Sit back, relax, and go anywhere you want. We'll email you a receipt when you arrive at your destination.

    An entirely new and modern way to travel is at your fingertips.

    Follow us on Twitter at https://twitter.com/uber

    Like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/uber

    See if Uber's available in your city at https://www.uber.com/cities..."

    Reference: play.google.com

    Your apps are watching you

    A WSJ Investigation finds that iPhone and Android apps are breaching the privacy of smartphone users

    wsj.com
    wsj.com
    Article Snip: "...Among the apps tested, the iPhone apps transmitted more data than the apps on phones using Google Inc.'s Android operating system. Because of the test's size, it's not known if the pattern holds among the hundreds of thousands of apps available. ..."

    Reference: online.wsj.com

    Apple faces preliminary injunction to remove 'Secret' from App Store


    Apple faces preliminary injunction to remove 'Secret' from App Store, users' devices

    Secret app
    Secret app
    Article Snip: "...A Brazilian judge on Tuesday ordered Apple and Google to not only remove anonymous social networking app Secret from their app stores, but also remotely wipe the software from devices in the country...."

    Reference: appleinsider.com

    Tuesday, August 19, 2014

    20Stamps App Will Turn Photos Into Real US Postage Stamps


    20Stamps - Turn Photos Into Real US Postage Stamps

    20Stamps app
    20Stamps app
    Article Snip: "...20Stamps - the world’s first app to turn your favorite photos into real US postage stamps.

    Amaze your friends and family by sending cards and letters with custom photo postage featuring your family, your pet, wedding portrait or any other treasured personal picture.

    Now you can make custom postage stamps more easily than ever before. Simply choose a photo from your phone, Facebook, or Instagram, edit the image, select a postage rate, and place your order.

    Is this real U.S. postage?

    Yes! 20Stamps postage is printed by USPS officially licensed vendor.
    ..."



    Reference: itunes.apple.com

    Monday, August 18, 2014

    Hanx Writer app: an old-school typewriter app commissioned by Tom Hanks


    Tom Hanks Has a Typewriter iPad App, and It’s Actually Decent

    Article Snip: "...he commissioned some app developers to create a typewriter app for iPad bearing his name. You can download Hanx Writer for free right now...."

    Reference: time.com

    Friday, August 15, 2014

    Spring e-commerce app


    This Shopping App Finally Makes the Mall Obsolete

    Spring app
    Spring app
    Article Snip: "...That’s why Spring is introducing a new kind of e-commerce app, hoping to bring the mall to the mobile phone. The difference is that shoppers can actually buy those products—without leaving the app...."

    Reference: www.wired.com

    Wednesday, August 13, 2014

    Simple workaround to view facebook messages without downloading messenger app


    How to See Messages in the Facebook App Without Downloading Messenger

    facebook messenger workaround tip
    facebook messenger workaround tip
    Article Snip: "...Facebook began moving messages out of the main app last week, but as it turns out, there's a surprisingly simple workaround that allows you to keep chatting without the extra app...."

    Reference: mashable.com

    Monday, August 11, 2014

    Yo! ...is this a useless app or does a 5 - 10 million dollar valuation say something different? Yo app

    An App Like Yo Could Turn Out to Be Bigger Than Twitter

    'Yo' app on iTunes
    Tap to go to 'Yo' on iTunes
    Article Snip: "...Yo recently received $1.5 million in funding, putting its valuation at between $5 million and $10 million. Its co-founders, Or Abel and Moshe Hogeg, say that they were offered far more. Yo has been downloaded two million times, and its 50,000 or so active users have sent more than four million Yos. If Yo is a novelty app, it's the most successful one in history...."

    Reference: wsj.com

    Friday, July 18, 2014

    'Plenty of Fish' online dating app

    'Plenty of Fish' online dating app
    Plenty of Fish
    Article Snip: "...Singles on POF send more than 200 million messages a week, that's more than all other online dating sites combined! With over 80 million members, POF is the world's largest dating site! Create your free POF profile today and chat, flirt, and exchange messages with local singles in your area right now, and meet someone special.

    Unlike other dating sites like Match.com, Eharmony, or Tinder, POF will help you find your soulmate for free as part of the world's largest dating community! Join the best free dating site, where over 50,000 new people join every day, far more than other dating apps like Skout, Zoosk, and OkCupid!

    The POF app gives you instant access to these great features:
    - Send and receive messages on the go for free.
    - Message people nearby, online, and using the POF apps in Locals.
    - Upload images and edit your profile.
    - Flirt with local users with our fun Meet Me feature.
    - Discover who viewed your profile.
    - Review your Matches.
    And more!

    You must be 18 years old to join POF...."


    Reference: play.google.com

    Monday, June 30, 2014

    Facebook Emotional Research Experiment

    Facebook Study Author Sorry for Toying with Users’ Emotions

    Article Snip: "...Controversy swirled around the social media giant’s ethics because users were not explicitly asked or notified that they were part of the experiment. Instead, Facebook relied on its terms of service..."


    Reference: time.com

    Wednesday, June 11, 2014

    Is rule change for Apple's App Store a warning shot at Facebook?

    Apple Just Warned Facebook To Stay The Heck Out Of The App Store Business

    Article Snip: "...Many of those apps — like King's Candy Crush Saga — incentivize their users to promote the app to friends on Facebook in exchange for help within the game. That, potentially, incentivizes downloads in a way that Apple is trying to stop...."


    Reference: www.businessinsider.com

    Monday, June 2, 2014

    Baby Monitor HD: iPhone Baby Monitor & iPad Baby Monitor all in a single universal App


    Baby Monitor HD: iPhone Baby Monitor & iPad Baby Monitor all in a single universal App

    Baby Monitor HD app
    Baby Monitor HD app
    Article Snip: "...High Quality Digital Video & Audio Baby Monitor, running on your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, over WiFi or 3G. This means you can keep an eye on your baby from Home, Work or even during your travels! a fantastic app from SunshineApps that utilises all of the Y-cam features to make the ultimate baby monitoring app for iPhone. ”iPhone Baby Monitor & iPad Baby Monitor all in a single universal App! So the App can also be used on your other iOS devices at no extra cost!..."

    Reference: babymonitorhd.com

    Thursday, May 29, 2014

    Spotify reacts to a break-in that led to one user’s data compromised

    Spotify hack leads to rollout of new Android app

    Article Snip: "...Spotify is now pushing out an update to the existing Spotify Android app, which disables the app forcing users to download a separate new app called “Spotify Music”...."


    Reference: www.theguardian.com

    Monday, April 14, 2014

    BBC Sport app: Watch major sporting events live or catch up with on-demand highlights


    BBC Sport app: Watch major sporting events live or catch up with on-demand highlights

    BBC Sport app
    BBC Sport app
    Article Snip: "...The official BBC Sport app offers the latest sports news, live action and highlights. The app enables users to watch matches and highlights, to read articles while listening to BBC radio, to set football team notifications, to follow live scores and even to customise and set quick links to favourite sports and football teams. ..."

    Reference: itunes.apple.com

    Wednesday, April 9, 2014

    Best Selling Google Play App 'Virus Shield' Was Total Sham, says reviewers


    Best-Selling Google App Was 'Total Scam,' Reviewers Say

    abcnews.go.com
    Virus Shield
    Article Snip: "...Maybe the developer's name -- Deviant Solutions -- should have been a hint. But ignoring that red flag, 10,000 customers paid $4 each to download an app that became, briefly, Google Play's best-seller: "Virus Shield." ..."

    Reference: abcnews.go.com

    Monday, April 7, 2014

    Vine: Paul Logan Vines

    Check out some Paul Logan vines. Get the Vine app and post your own!


    Reference: Vine is on Google Play

    SkinneePix | app will shave 15 pounds off your selfie pics and...

    Article Snip: "...There are now picture editing apps that can tone you up, slim you down, smooth your skin, and tousle your hair...."


    Reference: www.thedailybeast.com

    Friday, March 28, 2014

    Strava GPS Cycling and Running App

    Strava GPS Cycling and Running App

    Strava
    Strava fitness app
    Article Snip: "...The Strava GPS Cycling and Running App. Strava lets you track your running and riding with GPS, join Challenges, share photos from your activities, and follow friends...."

    Reference: www.strava.com

    Fitbit - Sleep better, manage weight, track goals


    Fitbit - Sleep better, manage weight, track goals

    Article Snip: "...The free Fitbit app is designed to work with Fitbit activity trackers and smart scales. GET ACTIVE. EAT BETTER. MANAGE WEIGHT. SLEEP BETTER. -Wirelessly SYNC your Fitbit Flex, One or Zip tracker with your Android or ios device. See list of supported devices at www.fitbit.com/devices -Track your DAILY GOALS and progress over time for STEPS, DISTANCE, CALORIES BURNED and more -LOG FOOD to see how many CALORIES you consume each day, and manage your WEIGHT over time -COMPETE and compare stats with your Fitbit FRIENDS..."

    Reference: www.fitbit.com

    Thursday, March 27, 2014

    Wanelo - a social shopping app that is the the wave of the future

    Wanelo - a social shopping app that is the the wave of the future

    Wanelo
    wanelo.com
    Article Snip: "...Millions of people use Wanelo app (from Want, Need, Love) to find and buy products they love. Follow all of your favorite stores and people in one place to get a feed of products customized just for you! Wanelo is the best in shopping entertainment. It brings you an endless stream of the most unique products online, all posted by people like you. Use the app to create a universal wishlist (or multiple) with products from stores around the world! We should mention that Wanelo is dangerous for your free time and wallet. Our users think so, too..."

    Reference: wanelo.com

    Monday, March 24, 2014

    Photowall


    Google Launches Photowall iOS And Android Apps For Beaming Collaborative Galleries To Chromecast

    www.chrome.com/photowall/#home
    PHOTOWALL
    Article Snip: "...Google has launched a new iOS and Android app with Chromecast-specific features called Photowall. The app, as detailed by 9to5Mac, lets users send photos from their device to their Chromecast-connected TV ..."

    Reference: techcrunch.com

    Thursday, March 20, 2014

    Flappy Bird is coming back


    Despair Not, Flappy Bird Is Coming Back... 'But Not Soon

    Article Snip: "...Dong Nguyen, Flappy Bird's creator, tweeted on Wednesday that the most addictive game of 2014 will be available on your iPhone again, but "not soon."..."

    Reference: www.huffingtonpost.com

    Tuesday, March 18, 2014

    Secret app - ...share with friends anonymously


    Secret app - ...share with friends anonymously

    www.secret.ly
    www.secret.ly
    Article Snip: "...Be yourself. The Secret app is a space to openly share what you're thinking and feeling with your friends. Speak freely, share anything. No names or profiles. It's not about who you are — it's about what you say. It's not about bragging — it's about sharing, free of judgment. Write beautifully. Make your words stand out by adding a photo or color backdrop. Swipe to adjust until it feels right. Every post is unique. Great ideas spread. The more people love your posts, the further they spread. Your thoughts can travel worldwide...anonymously."

    Reference: www.secret.ly

    Secret on iTunes

    Android Wear - Wearables apps coming soon; New Android Wear Developer site at Google


    Sharing what’s up our sleeve: Android coming to wearables

    Android Wear Smartwatch
    Article Snip: "...If you’re a developer, there’s a new section on developer.android.com/wear focused on wearables. Starting today, you can download a Developer Preview so you can tailor your existing app notifications for watches powered by Android Wear. Because Android for wearables works with Android's rich notification system, many apps will already work well. Look out for more developer resources and APIs coming soon...."



    Reference: Google

    Apple’s Healthbook app is start of something huge

    Apple’s Upcoming Health App Is the Start of Something Huge

    Article Snip: "...Apple is poised to launch a body-monitoring app known as Healthbook, tracking everything from sleep to nutrition to exercise to vital signs...."


    Reference: www.wired.com

    Tuesday, March 11, 2014

    U.S. Navy Game App: Pier Pressure app


    U.S. Navy Game App: Pier Pressure app

    Pier Pressure app
    iTunes
    Article Snip: "...Introducing the U.S. Navy’s new mobile game: Pier Pressure! Do you have what it takes to fulfill your Navy mission? Prove it and watch as you move up the ranks. But don’t let a night out with friends get you sidetracked. Will you earn rank… or a reputation? Pier Pressure is a multi-part app featuring a role-playing game true to the “Navy experience...."

    Reference: itunes.apple.com
    ...or on google play

    Monday, March 10, 2014

    5 apps for spying on whomever

    5 apps for spying on your spouse

    Article Snip: "...What’s more, the other person doesn’t need to have Connect installed or to accept an invitation from the app. ..."


    Reference: www.marketwatch.com

    Tuesday, March 4, 2014

    App Subscriptions: $500 worth included with Samsung Galaxy S5


    Samsung Galaxy S5 Will Include More Than $500 in App Subscriptions

    Samsung GalaxyS5
    Samsung GalaxyS5
    Article Snip: "...Dubbed Samsung Galaxy Gifts, the services will include long-term subscriptions to fitness, productivity and lifestyle apps, premium app upgrades and subscriptions to The Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg Businessweek...." Get the Samsung Galaxy S5

    Reference: mashable.com

    USAJOBS mobile app - official app for searching for federal employment on USAJOBS


    What is the USAJOBS mobile app?



    USAJOBS App
    USAJOBS App
    Article Snip: "... The USAJOBS mobile app is designed only to be a search companion for job seekers. App users can search jobs, track application status and connect to USAJOBS social media pages while away from their computers. This app is not meant to replace or act the same as the main website. You cannot apply for a job via this app.

          Our mobile application is designed to keep you up-to-date on potential job opportunities while you’re away from your computer. You can view and identify opportunities which fit your search criteria.

          The mobile application allows you to search with filters, save jobs and view your application status while you are on-the-go.

          Once you return to a computer, you can search and apply to jobs using all of USAJOBS functionality to help you find a job…easier. ..."




    Reference: usajobs.gov

    Monday, March 3, 2014

    Wickr app - send encrypted and self-destructing messages


    Self-Destructing And Encrypted Message App Wickr Raises $9M Series A Led By Alsop Louie

    Wickr
    Wickr app
    Article Snip: "... Wickr, which lets users send encrypted and self-destructing messages, is today announcing that it has raised a Series A of $9 million...."

    Reference: techcrunch.com

    Sunday, February 23, 2014

    Whats up with whatsapp?


    What Facebook isn't saying about its WhatsApp purchase

    whatsapp
    www.whatsapp.com
    Article Snip: "...WhatsApp certainly fits the bill when it comes to having engaged users. The company boasts 450 million users each month, with 70 percent of those users accessing the app each day. ..."

    Reference: www.cnbc.com