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6 Dating Apps That Are Putting a Fresh Spin on Finding Love
News and trends

6 Dating Apps That Are Putting a Fresh Spin on Finding Love

With Valentine's Day upon us, here are some new and emerging apps that offer something different from popular services like Match.com, Tinder and OKCupid.
Nina Zipkin
3 Strategies for Winning In the Hyper-Competitive Market for Apps
Mobile Apps

3 Strategies for Winning In the Hyper-Competitive Market for Apps

Few apps ever make money but with sound design and focused marketing, some do very well.
Pratik Dholakiya
3 Ways to Keep It Simple When You Have the Urge to Add One More Feature
Product Development

3 Ways to Keep It Simple When You Have the Urge to Add One More Feature

Product developers feel a tidal pull to make things far more complicated than necessary or than anybody else wants.
JD Albert
Katy Perry Strikes Mobile Game Deal With Maker of Kim Kardashian's App
Games

Katy Perry Strikes Mobile Game Deal With Maker of Kim Kardashian's App

The game will feature Perry's voice, likeness and personality, and is slated to launch before the end of the year.
Geoff Weiss
Under Armour Rides High With Big-Ticket Fitness App Acquisitions
Growth Strategies

Under Armour Rides High With Big-Ticket Fitness App Acquisitions

The sports company has purchased MyFitnessPal and Endomondo for $560 million.
Nina Zipkin
Need a Software Engineer? Here's How Much You Can Expect to Pay. (Infographic)
Infographics

Need a Software Engineer? Here's How Much You Can Expect to Pay. (Infographic)

Consider this your salary guide for computer wizards.
Catherine Clifford
Vine Launches Standalone App for Children
Online Video

Vine Launches Standalone App for Children

The micro-video platform developed the app spinoff during Hack Week, when employees remarked how much their children loved Vine.
Geoff Weiss
These 4 Apps Will Make Your Dining-Out Experience Awesome
Apps

These 4 Apps Will Make Your Dining-Out Experience Awesome

You can pair the perfect wine, pay for your meal and more -- right from your phone.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Fearing Safety, Police Ask Google to Turn Off Officer-Tracking Feature in Waze App
Security

Fearing Safety, Police Ask Google to Turn Off Officer-Tracking Feature in Waze App

Amid roiling tensions with police, officers are urging Google-owned Waze to disable a crowdsourced feature that details their whereabouts.
Geoff Weiss
This Health App Puts Real, Live Medical Professionals In Your Pocket
health apps

This Health App Puts Real, Live Medical Professionals In Your Pocket

For $15 a week, Vida delivers live, one-on-one personalized medical advice from health-care pros.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Forget Airbnb: Would You Let Strangers Use Your Bathroom Through Airpnp?
Apps

Forget Airbnb: Would You Let Strangers Use Your Bathroom Through Airpnp?

From our perspective, Airbnb for toilets seems like a shitty idea.
Kate Taylor
Meet the Winners of Our Entrepreneur of 2014 Awards
Entrepreneur Awards

Meet the Winners of Our Entrepreneur of 2014 Awards

These entrepreneurs are the best of the best.
Jenna Schnuer
Home Improvement Startup Porch Raises $65 Million at $500 Million Valuation
Funding

Home Improvement Startup Porch Raises $65 Million at $500 Million Valuation

The 16-month-old company plans to allocate funds towards enhancing its new mobile app.
Geoff Weiss
Alibaba Creates DingTalk, a Social Networking App for Businesses
Messaging apps

Alibaba Creates DingTalk, a Social Networking App for Businesses

Capable of carrying conference calls and group messaging, DingTalk targets small- and medium-sized enterprises.