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Target Black Friday 2014: The New In-Store Map App

Just in time for Black Friday 2014, Target has updated its mobile app to include in-store maps. In October, Target, previously named the 2013 Mobile Retailer of the Year, announced that they would be doing a complete revamp to their …

Hunger Games App: Will The Odds Be In YOUR Favor?

If you’ve always wanted to know how you would fare in the Hunger Games universe, then there is good news. Kabam, an interactive video game company, recently announced plans to bring the popular series to mobile devices everywhere. Lionsgate will …

Twitter Updates Its Mobile Apps With Login Verification Twitter Updates Its Mobile Apps With Login Verification

In late May, Twitter finally launched two-step verification. The tool was introduced as a way to hopefully cut down on the number of high profile Twitter account hacks that left many celebrities and brands dealing with minor PR disasters. Now …

NTIA Introduces Mobile App Code of Conduct For Privacy NTIA Introduces Mobile App Code of Conduct For Privacy

The U.S. National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) this week announced that its stakeholder partners for an app transparency process will soon begin testing a voluntary code of conduct for mobile app privacy. The code implores app developers to, “where …

Need Help Designing An Android App? Watch This Need Help Designing An Android App? Watch This

So, you just downloaded the Android SDK and you’re ready to make your fist app. You have a great idea, but you just don’t know what the design of the app should look like. Google has a few guidelines and …

Facebook Releases “Pages Manager” App Facebook Releases “Pages Manager” App

As Facebook readies its IPO, some investors have been frightened beyond the general terrors afforded by founder Mark Zuckerberg’s refusal to remove his rebellious-yet-comfy hoodie – they fear that Facebook might run into a bit of an issue concerning the …

Facebook Improves Mobile News Feed Facebook Improves Mobile News Feed

According to its mobile site, Facebook today launched a design upgrade to the News Feed for its iOS and Android mobile app. Photos are now up to three times larger, and posts span the entire screen, edge to edge. Multiple …

Mobile App Boosts Stop Smoking Efforts Mobile App Boosts Stop Smoking Efforts
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Some people quit smoking on the first try while others have to quit repeatedly. Using such mobile technology as hand-held computers and smartphones, a team of researchers from Penn State and the University of Pittsburgh is trying to find out …

Google+ Updates Mobile App Features Google+ Updates Mobile App Features
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For most people who use social media, keeping up with statuses and trending topics is most important while on the go. Mobile apps have made this possible for smartphone users, but not every app is user-friendly; some of them freeze …

Walmart, Target to Compete with Isis, Google Wallet Walmart, Target to Compete with Isis, Google Wallet

Isis and Google Wallet may have some new competition on their hands. Walmart, Target, and about two dozen other retailers are joining forces in the development of a mobile payment system to rival the two. The retailers are unhappy with …