Apps http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/apps The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Apps en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT Keeping Staffers Without Email (Half the Workforce) In the Loop. For true engagement, companies need to communicate with all their staff – and not just the ones with corporate email. Red e App founder Jonathan Erwin explains more. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235414 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235414 Sarah Max For true engagement, companies need to communicate with all their staff – and not just the ones with corporate email. Red e App founder Jonathan Erwin explains more. Protect Yourself: Turn On This Security Feature in Your Mobile Banking App Sure, mobile banking apps let you track your cash on the go, but they can also help you protect it, too. Here's how. It's easier than you might think. Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234698 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234698 Kim Lachance Shandrow Sure, mobile banking apps let you track your cash on the go, but they can also help you protect it, too. Here's how. It's easier than you might think. 3 Tools Your Startup Needs to Raise More Money These apps can aid the tedious and onerous task of getting venture capitalists to budge and fund your company's budget. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 21:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235630 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235630 John Rampton These apps can aid the tedious and onerous task of getting venture capitalists to budge and fund your company's budget. The Surprising Ways This 'Trep Uses SnapChat to Run His Recycling Business This founder of a cell phone recycling company the tools that help him and his team run his business while on the road. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235464 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235464 Jennifer Goforth Gregory This founder of a cell phone recycling company the tools that help him and his team run his business while on the road. This Startup Wants to Bring Personal Breathalyzers to the Masses The BACtrack Vio is a keychain-sized breathalyzer alongside which users can track their intoxication levels via a smartphone app. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:54:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235699 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235699 Geoff Weiss The BACtrack Vio is a keychain-sized breathalyzer alongside which users can track their intoxication levels via a smartphone app. User Experience is Integral to Winning App Design It may seem obvious, but the easier and more useful your app is, the more likely it will be a success. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235566 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235566 Rahul Varshneya It may seem obvious, but the easier and more useful your app is, the more likely it will be a success. Tell Us: Uber, Lyft or Traditional Taxi -- What's Your Favorite Way of Getting a Ride? As car-sharing services continue to gain steam, we want to know how you prefer to get around when you need a ride. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234696 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234696 Kim Lachance Shandrow As car-sharing services continue to gain steam, we want to know how you prefer to get around when you need a ride. In Landmark Deal, Apple and IBM Join Up to Develop Business Apps The wide-ranging partnership aims to combine IBM's big data and analytics proficiencies with Apple’s ubiquity and usability. Tue, 15 Jul 2014 22:36:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235666 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235666 Geoff Weiss The wide-ranging partnership aims to combine IBM's big data and analytics proficiencies with Apple’s ubiquity and usability. New Messaging App 'Tap' Aims to Be Even Simpler Than 'Yo' A decorated tech inventor enters the context-based messaging service market, claiming his app is four times faster than the viral messaging app Yo. Fri, 11 Jul 2014 13:05:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235526 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235526 Catherine Clifford A decorated tech inventor enters the context-based messaging service market, claiming his app is four times faster than the viral messaging app Yo. FTC Sues Amazon Over Kids' Unauthorized In-App Purchases The Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint today arguing that the ecommerce giant allowed children to rack up charges on their parents’ accounts without consent. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 18:45:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235523 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235523 Catherine Clifford The Federal Trade Commission filed a complaint today arguing that the ecommerce giant allowed children to rack up charges on their parents’ accounts without consent. Reports of the Demise of New Successful Apps Are Greatly Exaggerated Don't be dissuaded from jumping into app development. Just like any other business, it's all about building a better product. Wed, 09 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235397 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235397 Rahul Varshneya Don't be dissuaded from jumping into app development. Just like any other business, it's all about building a better product. The Apps That Help This Yoga Instructor Run Her Business from Half a World Away Even a yoga instructor can benefit from file sharing tools and voice memo apps. Tue, 08 Jul 2014 14:15:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235247 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235247 Jennifer Goforth Gregory Even a yoga instructor can benefit from file sharing tools and voice memo apps. 6 Common Traits of the Biggest Apps If you want to make it in the mobile app business, follow the examples of what works and sits atop the charts. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 21:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235263 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235263 Rahul Varshneya If you want to make it in the mobile app business, follow the examples of what works and sits atop the charts. Try This Calendar App to Keep Your Crazy Schedule Straight Calendar apps are the compasses of our busy lives, so choose wisely. Here's the smart one Young Entrepreneur Council founder Scott Gerber swears by. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234694 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/234694 Kim Lachance Shandrow Calendar apps are the compasses of our busy lives, so choose wisely. Here's the smart one Young Entrepreneur Council founder Scott Gerber swears by. 4 Reasons Your Startup Needs to Launch a Mobile App -- Now If you want to survive in today's digital world and get more eyeballs to see your company's offerings, consider adding mobile applications to your strategy. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 20:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235218 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235218 JT Ripton If you want to survive in today's digital world and get more eyeballs to see your company's offerings, consider adding mobile applications to your strategy. Terrell Owens, 50 Cent, Timbaland Team Up with Celebrity-Driven App 'Hang w/' In this Google Hangout, Owens discusses his investment in a new app. Plus: Maltin, the app's creator, reveals how to lock in celebrity investors. Mon, 30 Jun 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235150 http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/235150 Tanya Benedicto Klich In this Google Hangout, Owens discusses his investment in a new app. Plus: Maltin, the app's creator, reveals how to lock in celebrity investors. This Bar Wants You to Apply for a Job Via Snapchat Forget LinkedIn -- this Dublin pub is requiring hopeful employees to apply through the ephemeral messaging service. Fri, 27 Jun 2014 14:41:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235227 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235227 Kate Taylor Forget LinkedIn -- this Dublin pub is requiring hopeful employees to apply through the ephemeral messaging service. 6 Reasons User-Friendly Technology Can Rock Your Business Many employees want to do their jobs using the same easy-to-use software and apps they enjoy using at home. See how this could work. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 22:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235058 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235058 Alex Marshall Many employees want to do their jobs using the same easy-to-use software and apps they enjoy using at home. See how this could work. 3 Push Notification Strategies to Increase App Engagement When your users are teetering, subtle push them to come back with targeted messages. Wed, 25 Jun 2014 22:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235117 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235117 Rahul Varshneya When your users are teetering, subtle push them to come back with targeted messages. McDonald's Is Testing an App That Lets Customers Order Ahead Can fast food get faster? McDonald's is trying to speed up with tech, testing a new order-ahead and payment app in Georgia. Tue, 24 Jun 2014 15:03:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235114 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235114 Kate Taylor Can fast food get faster? McDonald's is trying to speed up with tech, testing a new order-ahead and payment app in Georgia.