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Amazon Reportedly Set to Launch Mobile Credit-Card Reader
Amazon

Amazon Reportedly Set to Launch Mobile Credit-Card Reader

If the rumors are true, the nation's largest online retailer could give Square and PayPal a run for their money.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Blockchain Returns to the Apple App Store After Bitcoin Ban
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Blockchain Returns to the Apple App Store After Bitcoin Ban

The popular Bitcoin wallet app is back after being pulled from the App Store in January.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Keeping Staffers Without Email (Half the Workforce) In the Loop.
Connected Entrepreneur

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.
Sarah Max
Protect Yourself: Turn On This Security Feature in Your Mobile Banking App
National Small Business Week

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.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
3 Tools Your Startup Needs to Raise More Money
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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.
John Rampton
The Surprising Ways This 'Trep Uses SnapChat to Run His Recycling Business
Connected Entrepreneur

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.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
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This Startup Wants to Bring Personal Breathalyzers to the Masses
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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.
Geoff Weiss
User Experience is Integral to Winning App Design
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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.
Rahul Varshneya
Tell Us: Uber, Lyft or Traditional Taxi -- What's Your Favorite Way of Getting a Ride?
National Small Business Week

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.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
In Landmark Deal, Apple and IBM Join Up to Develop Business Apps
Business Software

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.
Geoff Weiss
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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