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There's a Behavioral Revolution Coming. Will Mobile Apps Be Ready?

Quora | Posted 07.28.2016 | Technology

How can mindful apps be successful if the internet's primary revenue stream is advertising? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing netwo...

3 Executive Insights for Application of Artificial Intelligence in eCommerce

Daniel Faggella | Posted 07.22.2016 | Technology
Daniel Faggella

At the recent VentureBeat MobileBeat conference on July 13, a panel of executives assembled to discuss the impact of emerging technologies on the future of commerce.

Pokémon For Folks Who Don't Give A Hoot About Squirtles Or Zubats

Robin Raskin | Posted 07.21.2016 | Technology
Robin Raskin

People are seeing their neighborhoods in new augmented detail through the eyes of their mobile device. Some are giggling. Some are grimacing or perplexed, but they're all engaged.

Why Pokémon GO Became An Instant Phenomenon

The Conversation US | Posted 07.19.2016 | Technology
The Conversation US

Pokémon GO's rapid success demonstrates the potential for well-designed augmented reality games to connect people to one another and their physical environment.

10 Under 20: Young Innovators to Watch Gives Young Geeks a Boost when they Need It Most

Robin Raskin | Posted 07.07.2016 | Technology
Robin Raskin

Pity the poor student geek. Their classmates are hanging out, messaging friends, or maybe playing on the soccer team. The school aged geeks, however, are driven by coding and tinkering. Although more and more schools are creating robotics or coding clubs, high tech endeavors made by students are often very lonely pursuits.

6 Must-Have Mom Apps

Julee Morrison | Posted 06.14.2016 | Technology
Julee Morrison

Being a mom has its challenges. For me, trying to keep up with everything became chaotic comedy. Thankfully, I have a mobile device that helps me keep...

How Mobile Apps Are Changing the Home Loan Application Process

Brian Hughes | Posted 05.27.2016 | Technology
Brian Hughes

Image Source: PhotoDune Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen recently indicated the market was not ready for an increase in interest rates. What does t...

Mobile Money: Fly Me To The Cloud And Let Me Pay My Auto Loan

April Rudin | Posted 05.13.2016 | Technology
April Rudin

Minor confession: At the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show, where I ran a panel on the promise of digital payment systems, I found my thoughts drifting ...

New Apps Help Taxpayers Report Waste, Fraud and Abuse

Stateline | Casey Williams | Posted 04.22.2016 | Technology

This piece comes to us courtesy of Stateline. Stateline is a nonpartisan, nonprofit news service of the Pew Charitable Trusts that provides daily repo...

Shorts Founder Reveals What His Product Has that Snapchat Lacks

Quora | Posted 04.21.2016 | Technology

Why would someone use Shorts instead of Snapchat? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered...

Software That Helps Travelers and Companies Selling Travel Packages Could Be Promising

Matt Hunckler | Posted 04.10.2016 | Business
Matt Hunckler

Many people are inundated with great offers promising huge discounts on a product or service. Then, the recipient of the offer begins reading the fine print. Yes, the offer is valid, but it also requires too much work to collect.

How Apps Set Me Free From the 9 to 5 (And How the Game has Changed)

Muoyo Okome | Posted 04.05.2016 | Business
Muoyo Okome

Can't place the exact date, but I'll never forget the feeling... Driving down Washington Blvd in my Mazda, tears welling up in my eyes. I generally n...

National Humor Month Survey Shows Laughter Wins Over a Smile Online

Julie Spira | Posted 04.01.2016 | Style
Julie Spira

April is National Humor Month. Starting with April Fool's Day and continuing until the end of the month, it's time to find ways to bring laughter to your life and to fill your date card if you're single.

The 4 Key Traits Of Successful B2B Apps

Rahul Varshneya | Posted 03.31.2016 | Business
Rahul Varshneya

Needless to say, the growth of B2B mobile apps has been spectacular and is penetrating geographies and industry verticals, as well as opening up newer technological frontiers - Wearables, Enterprise of Things, Virtual Reality, etc.

App Store Optimization (ASO) 101

Brian Hughes | Posted 03.21.2016 | Technology
Brian Hughes

Image source: PhotoDune As of November 2015, there are more than 1.8 million apps in the Google Play Store, with more being released every day, repor...

Why Wayv Can Help Businesses Get The Word Out In Better Ways

Matt Hunckler | Posted 03.17.2016 | Business
Matt Hunckler

Wayv CEO Chris DeLetto and Nick Reasner, Wayv's VP of Business Development, are certain that recipients will be excited about receiving something unique, rather than just another unwelcome, unsolicited email. Receiving a Wayv can be an effective and creative introduction and could open the door for further communication.

Experience SXSW in Real Time With 5 Free Apps

Rachel Wolfson | Posted 03.10.2016 | Technology
Rachel Wolfson

While missing SXSW this year might seem like a major bummer though, there are others ways to enjoy the festival from the comfort of your very own home/office/city/etc.

What to Expect from South by Southwest

Carey Beth Elder | Posted 03.10.2016 | Technology
Carey Beth Elder

South by Southwest begins tomorrow in Austin, TX. This annual festival and conference brings together independent films, interactive media and emergin...

Making Mobile Decisions: How to Know if an App is Right for Your Brand

Gabriel Shaoolian | Posted 03.09.2016 | Business
Gabriel Shaoolian

When I first became involved in the website design industry, having a site was much simpler than it was today. All you needed was one version of your ...

California Water Mandate Extended Through October -- A Longterm Silver Lining

Robb Barnitt | Posted 03.01.2016 | Green
Robb Barnitt

Those in the water community have warned of depleting reservoirs, snowpack and groundwater for years, but it was Governor Brown's 2015 Emergency Conservation Mandate that brought the concern front and center.

4 Ways To Monetize Your Mobile App

Grace Chan | Posted 02.29.2016 | Technology
Grace Chan

One of the leading problems that app publishers want to solve is how to make money from their apps.

#FredinChina: The Mobile Payment War

Fred Raillard | Posted 02.25.2016 | Technology
Fred Raillard

The HotTopic of the week is the Chinese New Year, going from the year of the Goat to the year of the Monkey. It's a huge celebration in China. It is the biggest migration of all species on the planet at that particular time of the year.

The 12 Apps That Every Parent Of A Teen Should Know About

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 02.17.2016 | Fifty

Not everything online is evil, nor does danger lurk behind every new app that comes to market. But keeping up with your teens' and preteens' online ac...

Every Member of Congress Should Sign On To My Bills That Enhance Consumers' Privacy & Ensure Digital Inclusion

Rep. Hank Johnson | Posted 02.16.2016 | Technology
Rep. Hank Johnson

Privacy is an issue that should unite us, not drive us apart. We have fully entered the era of big data, and consumers access the internet through mobile devices now more than ever. It's past time for our laws to reflect this reality.

Finding Real, Lasting Love In Our "Dating App" Culture

Johnny Skandros | Posted 02.11.2016 | Queer Voices
Johnny Skandros

As Valentine's Day approaches, and you find yourself single, as I am, you might find yourself looking online for "the one." As the Founder of SCRUFF, one of the largest gay dating apps in the world, I'm regularly asked if it's realistic that guys can find real love and long lasting relationships on apps.