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New Messaging App 'Tap' Aims to Be Even Simpler Than 'Yo'
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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.
Catherine Clifford
FTC Sues Amazon Over Kids' Unauthorized In-App Purchases
Amazon

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.
Catherine Clifford
Reports of the Demise of New Successful Apps Are Greatly Exaggerated
Starting a Business

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.
Rahul Varshneya
The Apps That Help This Yoga Instructor Run Her Business from Half a World Away
Connected Entrepreneur

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.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
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6 Common Traits of the Biggest Apps
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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.
Rahul Varshneya
Try This Calendar App to Keep Your Crazy Schedule Straight
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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.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
4 Reasons Your Startup Needs to Launch a Mobile App -- Now
Mobile Apps

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.
JT Ripton
Terrell Owens, 50 Cent, Timbaland Team Up with Celebrity-Driven App 'Hang w/'
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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.
Tanya Benedicto Klich
This Bar Wants You to Apply for a Job Via Snapchat
Hiring

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.
Kate Taylor
6 Reasons User-Friendly Technology Can Rock Your Business
Productivity

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.
 Alex Marshall
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3 Push Notification Strategies to Increase App Engagement
Mobile Marketing

3 Push Notification Strategies to Increase App Engagement

When your users are teetering, subtle push them to come back with targeted messages.
Rahul Varshneya
McDonald's Is Testing an App That Lets Customers Order Ahead
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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.
Kate Taylor
How to Design a Knockout Bitcoin Mobile App
Trep Talk

How to Design a Knockout Bitcoin Mobile App

In this video, ZeroBlock co-founder Dan Held spills the insider secrets you need to know to knock your mobile Bitcoin app out of the park.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Viral App 'Yo' Hires Its Hacker
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Viral App 'Yo' Hires Its Hacker

The founder of the ultra popular messaging app says it was ‘lucky' the hack came at an early stage and the company is now working with the developer who hacked it.
Catherine Clifford