Monday, March 21, 2016

Nintendo's first mobile app snags 1 million in first three days

Nintendo's first mobile app snags 1 million in first three days

Article Snip: "...Launched on Thursday for the iPhone, iPad and Android devices, the Miitomo app was downloaded by more than 1 million registered users over its first three days..."


Reference: www.cnet.com

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

'White House Run' app: Build the perfect candidate


'White House Run' app: Build the perfect candidate

White House Run
Article Snip: "...Reuters White House Run is a 2016 presidential election simulation rooted in a data story. Create an avatar and "build the perfect candidate" to compete with your friends on Facebook. Your candidate will have their electability assessed by comparing their stances on the issues to exclusive national polls conducted by Reuters/Ipsos. Additionally, knowledge of current events will be tested - and scored - separately at press conferences, debates, town halls and even late-night talk shows. See how in-tune your candidate really is with the voters ..."

Reference: itunes.apple.com

NeuroNation app: Take your brain fitness to the next level


NeuroNation app: Take your brain fitness to the next level

NeuroNation
NeuroNation
Article Snip: "...Take your brain fitness to the next level with NeuroNation: one of Google's 'Best Apps of 2015'! CHOOSE YOUR GOAL The NeuroNation brain training app was created by Neuroscientists and gaming experts. It enables you to improve your memory, think faster and boost your intelligence. BECOME THE BEST Join our more than 6.000.000 members and compare your results with them! NeuroNation offers comprehensive performance evaluations and provides a meaningful intelligence profile. FEEL THE RESULTS Enjoy training! With over 20 exercises and 6 scientifically tailored workout plans, you won't get bored improving your mental fitness while training with us. DISCOVER WHAT YOUR BRAIN CAN DO Does NeuroNation really work? Scientists say: YES!. NeuroNation has collaborated with many German institutions to examine its effectiveness. Moreover, in 2013, NeuroNation was awarded the Leonardo Award for Digital Prevention by the German Federal Ministry of Health and the German Health Insurance Company AOK..."

Reference: play.google.com

App the vote: 9 mobile tools for election junkies

App the vote: 9 mobile tools for election junkies

Article Snip: "...several Android and iOS apps that can help you follow the races...you want to be an informed voter, so what you need is a way to funnel the coverage, to keep a simple but steady stream of information flowing just where you want it. The best option..."


Reference: www.computerworld.com