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Five Essential Questions to Ask Your Mobile App Developer

Barbara Morris | Posted 01.23.2014 | Small Business
Barbara Morris

Mobile internet usage has increased dramatically over the past few years. In only half a decade, the total usage now equals the total amount of desktop Internet usage and statistics predict mobile usage will soon surpass Internet usage.

A Pew Study vs. My Love Life

Laurie Davis | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology
Laurie Davis

When I began online dating in 2001, it was so taboo I couldn't even tell my BFF. One time my secret slipped out and she lectured me about how I could be raped in a back alley (...of the suburbs). Needless to say, being an early adopter at 19 posed a lot of problems.

Mobile Video Advertising Works Best in the Right State of Mind

Will Kassoy | Posted 11.23.2013 | Media
Will Kassoy

Consumers are generally in one of two mindsets when they are using apps: want or need. Understanding which mindset a consumer is in can make or break engagement with mobile video campaigns.

This App Could Save Your Life

Posted 09.04.2013 | OWN

One techy solution makes it easier to stay healthy. By Jessica Press The numbers are hard to ignore: African-American women are 40 percent m...

WhatsApp

Ángel Martín | Posted 06.06.2014 | Spain
Ángel Martín

2013-08-29-portada_whatsapp_angelmartin.jpgSi eres alguien que vive pendiente del WhasApp de los demás deberías buscar ayuda porque estás loco.

Tab: A Seriously Useful Bill-Splitting App

Posted 08.27.2013 | Taste

Finally, an app that gets us.

TripCase Asks What #ShouldBEaThing

Dr. Abraham Froman | Posted 10.15.2013 | Weird News
Dr. Abraham Froman

My choices include mustaches on all faces -- men and women; bacon served next to paper towel dispensers in all bathrooms; and public humiliation of soccer players and vegans.

Want To Know If You're Good In Bed? There's An App For That.

The Huffington Post | Julie Zeilinger | Posted 08.13.2013 | Women

It's hard for any of us to get through a day without technology, but it seems to be increasingly difficult to get through the night without it, either...

Pemberly Digital Finds Success Bringing Jane Austen To YouTube (WATCH)

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.12.2013 | Media
Shira Lazar

The stars of Pemberley Digital's "Welcome To Sanditon" YouTube series - Kyle Walters, Allison Paige and Daniel Vincent Gordh - explain what it's lik...

Young People Use Tech to End Violence Against Women in Nepal

Ravi Kumar | Posted 09.17.2013 | Impact
Ravi Kumar

There were thunderstorms. There was a strike. And there was the hackathon to end violence against women -- all happening on the same day in Kathmandu, Nepal.

Showing Off at The Israel Conference

Tom Teicholz | Posted 08.24.2013 | Technology
Tom Teicholz

Are Israeli companies best suited to just being startups that develop new technology -- to be bought out by larger global companies who can better market and deploy and distribute their products -- or should these companies be allowed to mature in Israel, creating jobs and industry there rather than merely for export?

Washingwood: The Apple Bites Back

Steve Faber | Posted 07.22.2013 | Comedy
Steve Faber

The collision between Hollywood and Washington creates a layered mess. Nonetheless, there I finally sat in a cafe with highly placed and confidential source, a high-ranking executive at one the two ultra mega-ton tech companies (I will call him, for anonymity's sake, Mr. Core).

Chefs' Guide to San Francisco

Find. Eat. Drink. | Posted 05.21.2013 | Taste
Find. Eat. Drink.

James Beard Award-winning chefs Stuart Brioza and Nicole Krasinski of State Bird Provisions share their favorites.

Millennials Use App to Whisper Their Secrets

Maude Standish | Posted 07.16.2013 | Technology
Maude Standish

Millennials are telling their secrets, they just aren't telling them to you. Sure, you think you know everything about this generation that lives life one tweet at a time, but the truth is Millennials are much more private than you think.

I'm With Mitt: A Quick Aside for Christie

Steven Brykman | Posted 07.10.2013 | Comedy
Steven Brykman

I'm not one to let the Republicans get away with much, as anyone knows who's read any part of this blog, but there's only one word to describe NPR's coverage of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's recent lap-band surgery -- unfair.

I'm with Mitt: The Amercian Dream

Steven Brykman | Posted 07.07.2013 | Comedy
Steven Brykman

The jobs report is not looking good. Unemployment is up to 8.2 percent. If the economy is really what this is all about, I suppose Romney might actually win this thing. This is not good. But hey, in brighter economic news: Romney fundraiser means free bagels for Brykman!

Placing More Value On Creating Technology Instead of Using It

Youth Radio -- Youth Media International | Posted 06.30.2013 | Technology
Youth Radio -- Youth Media International

Youth Radio's Christina So thinks schools should teach computer programming. Photo Credit: Brett Myers/Youth Radio By Christina So “I&rsquo...

Shed Those Pounds Through Sex and Vacuuming!

Greg Schwem | Posted 06.04.2013 | Comedy
Greg Schwem

"The app says kissing is a form of sexual activity and that's an exercise," I countered. "By the way, if we ramp it up to 'active, vigorous sex' for three hours, we will burn 514 calories."

Viral Loops or Viral Oops?

Nir Eyal | Posted 06.03.2013 | Technology
Nir Eyal

For creative people working on exciting new technologies, growth feels great. But we should be cautious of using techniques that have a high likelihood of being viral oops instead of viral loops.

#NotBuyingIt

Leslie Goldman | Posted 05.18.2013 | Women
Leslie Goldman

A company called Eurostar has come ot with something called the ePad Femme, a ladies-only eReader that comes pre-loaded with everything a gal could need: apps for cooking, yoga, grocery shopping and weight loss.

John Cena Brings WrestleMania to SXSW 2013 (WATCH)

Shira Lazar | Posted 05.11.2013 | Technology
Shira Lazar

Twelve-time WWE World Champion John Cena joined What's Trending at the SXSW Samsung Blogger Lounge to talk some smack about The Rock, tease WrestleMania 29 and share how he engages with fans on Twitter and YouTube.

McDonald's Testing Table Service

BurgerBusiness | Posted 04.08.2013 | Home
BurgerBusiness

A single McDonald's restaurant in Warilla, Australia, this week began a limited, five-week test of offering dine-in customers food brought to their table served on china, accompanied by glassware and cutlery.

PHOTOS: The Pledge To Stop Indonesian Deforestation

AP | Posted 04.07.2013 | Green

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — One of the world's largest paper companies, Asia Pulp & Paper Group, has pledged to stop its suppliers from cutting down n...

Skin-Cancer Apps Can Be Dangerously Wrong

GalTime | Posted 04.02.2013 | Healthy Living
GalTime

Do you think that mole on your arm is suspicious? There's an app for that. Several in fact. But a brand new study found if you rely on skin cancer apps for a melanoma diagnosis, you could be putting your life at risk.

Three Recipes for a Michelin-Starred Meal

Avital Andrews | Posted 02.02.2013 | Taste
Avital Andrews

After I wrote about my collaboration with Michelin-starred chef Daniel Corey, I got lots of requests for the recipes we created. By popular demand, here they are.