The world has gone mobile and smartphones are providing consumers an unprecedented level of easy access to search and do price comparisons on their purchasing decisions which is forcing retailers to really step up their game. There is an interesting article titled “Revealing the Smartphone’s role in the path to purchase” written by Kati Evans. […]
HTC’s recent flagship HTC One Max is out. It is the first phablet from the Taiwanese company and features the unique fingerprint sensor. HTC One Max competes with iPhone 5s which has fingerprint scanner too. With HTC One Max phablet, HTC has covered all bases. Evidently, the phablet draws a lot of inspiration from its […]
iphone main There’s no way to anticipate each and every emergency on the road. But you can arm yourself with the tools to deal with a crisis, and that’s where your smartphone can really come in handy. Before you head out make sure to download some apps that can save your life in case of an emergency.
Copper Mountain in Colorado has its own app called Sherpa . It has local tips and snow reports, but what’s really cool is that it’s equipped with a ski patrol locator. So if you get lost or injured, it sends out an alert and gives them your GPS coordinates.
Remember, emergency numbers aren’t the same around the world. That’s where the Help Call app comes in. It automatically finds the closest police department, fire department or ambulance in your destination, and you can make an emergency call to a designated contact.
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WikiBrains is an interesting concept that allows students to brainstorm and use the new tool for a more collaborative learning process. The Israeli based start up in Tel Aviv has just secured $750,000 in start up money to continue with a great idea. From the article. Information on the Internet grows at an innumerable rate, […]
Today we’re excited to announce the release of the largest upgrade to our Instagram iOS camera since it was revamped just over one year ago. The camera has been the core part of the Instagram experience since the day we launched and as a result, we’ve made significant improvements to its look and speed. Camera […]
Hands on with Microsoft Office for iPhone, as the productivity suite finally comes to Apple’s smartphone
Today Microsoft released Office for iPhone. The Microsoft productivity suite has walked a long road to Apple’s iPhone, and its arrival will surely delight some while bedeviling those who are not able to access it. Office for iPhone, what Microsoft calls “Office Mobile for Office 365 subscribers,” will be available only to current, paying Office […]
We knew mobile was going to be a huge focus for ThingLink, the Finnish startup that enables individuals and brands to easily enrich images with sound, video, links, text and whatnot, and share them with the world. Today, the company is formally launching ThingLink Mobile, a free consumer-oriented iOS app that popped up in the […]
Pinning on the go has just got better! Today, Pinterest is rolling out improvements to its Android, iPhone and iPad apps which include notifications, mentioning friends and the ability to search more easily. You can get the latest version directly from the iTunes or Google Play stores. Receive Push Notifications Pinterest notifications, recently added to […]
You really have to hand it to Mark Zuckerberg, I mean right! Home is perhaps a brilliant stroke. Essentially what it does is turn phones into Facebook phones. This is a nice interview Wired conducted with him. From the interview…Mark. I believe the question asked here was, Why not just build a phone? I’ve always […]
I don’t know about you, but I am kind of excited to try this. Fliboard has added the ability to create custom curated magazine style layout curation. Let’s see who can create a killer magazine to flip through first. The highlight feature in the newest update is content curation. As noted by Flipboard‘s official blog, […]
Filters! is an Upgraded Camera for iOS Nearly all other photo apps today are not cameras but merely post-capture image processors, meaning you’re limited to using the iPhone camera app to make your photograph, and altering it later to varying degrees. Essentially most photo apps are not cameras. Filters! is a truly upgraded camera […]