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Payments App Circle Raises $60 Million in China Expansion
Apps

Payments App Circle Raises $60 Million in China Expansion

Circle allows the sending of payments to countries where it hasn't yet launched, with the payment transferred into bitcoin, then settled within minutes via the blockchain network that validates bitcoin transactions.
7 Free Budget Apps to Help You Save Smarter
Apps

7 Free Budget Apps to Help You Save Smarter

Money may not grow on trees, but it sure leaves your pocket fast.
Jana Barrett
How Do You Incentivize Kids to Do Better in School? Build a Social Network That Rewards Them.
Radicals & Visionaries

How Do You Incentivize Kids to Do Better in School? Build a Social Network That Rewards Them.

The Küdzoo app provides kids with discounts and gift cards, but an education expert says its community may be key.
Nina Zipkin
How the Developers of Hello Alfred Created a Personal Butler
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How the Developers of Hello Alfred Created a Personal Butler

We go behind the brand with Marcela Sapone, co-founder and CEO of the app that gives those who think they have no time a little extra time.
Bryan Elliott
This Company Is Trying to Simplify Your Clunky Business Software
Enterprise Tech

This Company Is Trying to Simplify Your Clunky Business Software

'I walk up to a copier and I just want to push a green button, make my copy and move on. And that's what we do,' says Sapho's Co-Founder Fouad EINaggar.
Lydia Belanger
Creating Your Own Ideal Temperature Zone Is a First-World Office Perk in a Far-Fetched Utopia
HVAC

Creating Your Own Ideal Temperature Zone Is a First-World Office Perk in a Far-Fetched Utopia

Comfy aims to resolve co-worker disputes about temperature. But widespread adoption seems like a fantasy.
Lydia Belanger
7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Developing an App
Performance Ignited

7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Developing an App

These seven strategies are essential to developing a product sure to please your customers.
Rahul Varshneya
7 Useful Productivity Apps for Telecommuters
Telecommuting

7 Useful Productivity Apps for Telecommuters

These apps will be helpful in keeping you productive and fulfilled all from the comfort of your home office.
Murray Newlands
Why This Startup That Raised $1 Million Stopped at a High School Before Releasing Its App
Performance Ignited

Why This Startup That Raised $1 Million Stopped at a High School Before Releasing Its App

The new version of the Wheel Video app launches in the app store today, but it's first group of beta users were teenagers in Oklahoma.
Catherine Clifford
5 Ways to Crack the App Store Code
Performance Ignited

5 Ways to Crack the App Store Code

Stand out from the millions of apps on the market and get yours to the top of the list.
Aykut Karaalioglu
VW Looks for More Revenue From Ride-Hailing Apps
Volkswagen

VW Looks for More Revenue From Ride-Hailing Apps

Europe's largest automaker will this month unveil a new business strategy aimed at improving accountability and speeding up model development, with greater investments in electric cars, new technologies and mobility services among the key elements, company sources have said.
12 Apps to Help Ease Anxiety
Performance Ignited

12 Apps to Help Ease Anxiety

Anxious? There's an app for that.
Jana Barrett
This Doctor-Entrepreneur's Message to Busy Moms: Give Yourself Credit
Radicals & Visionaries

This Doctor-Entrepreneur's Message to Busy Moms: Give Yourself Credit

Heal co-founder and chief medical officer Dr. Renee Dua juggles raising kids, seeing patients and running a startup. Here's why she says it's time to ditch the mom-guilt and quit beating yourself up.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
GoDaddy's New App Will Help You Evaluate Your Business Ideas
Starting a Business

GoDaddy's New App Will Help You Evaluate Your Business Ideas

To start a business, you have to have an idea. And while ideas are easy to come by, ideas that translate into a new, successful business model can be a bit trickier.

Apps are self-contained software programs designed for a specific purpose. They are available for download, for free or at cost, on both Apple and Android devices and are effective tools for companies seeking to interact with consumers more readily.

Apps have revolutionized the way people communicate, interact, find information, make purchases and manage their businesses.

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