Michael Singhanate

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The Right Way To Ask Users For iOS Permissions

<b>Editor’s Note</b>: <i>Brenden Mulligan</i> <i>is a co-founder and designer at</i> <i>Cluster</i><i>, a web and mobile app which enables users to create private social networks around interests and experiences. Brenden previously created and sold</i> <i>ArtistData</i> <i>and</i> <i>Onesheet</i><i>.</i><p>Cluster is the first native mobile app I’ve designed, and the …

Automatic driving monitor now available for Android

After a year of "coming soon" and months of beta-only access, the Automatic Smart Driving Assistant finally gains compatibility with Android phones.<p>The Automatic app for Android will allow you to view a digital log of your fuel efficiency, trip costs, and driving habits for later browsing when used …

Mightybell Now Tolls For All

The group software space is getting hot. Between Google Groups, Facebook Groups, Yammer, Convo, Asana, newcomer Slack and more, a loose or tight-knit organization has plenty of tools to choose from in order to keep its community organized.<p>Gina Bianchini’s second attempt at social networking for …

Sources: Dropbox Acqui-Hiring Social Reading App Readmill For $8 Million

With fresh capital in its coffers, Dropbox appears to be on somewhat of an acquisition spree, albeit a quiet one. Following the cloud storage company’s recent purchase of workplace chat solution Zulip, TechCrunch has learned from sources that it’s in talks to acqui-hire Berlin-based Readmill, the …

Sprig Raises $10M From Greylock To Bring Healthy, Inexpensive Meals To Your Door

Sprig, a food delivery service that brings healthy, inexpensive meals to San Francisco residents’ doors, has raised $10 million in Series A funding from Greylock Partners with Battery Ventures and Accel participating. As part of the funding, Greylock partner Simon Rothman is joining Sprig’s board, …

Fancal Is A Calendar App That Showcases Your Photos

Fancal has such a simple but appealing concept that it’s surprising there aren’t more smartphone calendars like it. The iOS app showcases photos from your library, with dates laid out in an unobtrusive sidebar. Created by Dutch startup We Are Wow, Fancal is made for people who usually shy away from …

Mobile app monetization: Freemium is king, but in-app ads are growing fast

Freemium revenue for mobile apps was up 211 percent last year, according to a new report from mobile analytics company App Annie and IDC.<p>Clearly, free is working.<p>While a fairly strong majority — 83 percent of the top thousand apps on each of the iOS app store and Google Play — monetize via …

Android and iOS Users Spend 32% of their App Time Playing Games

Android and iOS users in the US spend an average of 2 hours and 42 minutes every day using apps on smartphones and tablets (up just four minutes compared to last year). Of that, 86 percent (or 2 hours and 19 minutes) is spent inside apps, while the remaining 14 percent (or 22 minutes, down 6 …

The New Bebo Releases Its First App, Blab, A Video ‘Walkie-Talkie’ Service

Bebo, the troubled social network that got re-acquired by its serial entrepreneur founders Michael and Xochi Birch last year, is today launching its first app in its bid to return to glory. Blab is a video-based “walkie-talkie” app for iOS that lets users send messages to others with the app, as …

GemShare Brings Simple, Word-Of-Mouth Recommendations To The iPhone

A company called GemShare wants to formalize what’s today a somewhat haphazard and frustrating process of getting personal recommendations from friends, with the introduction of a new iPhone app that lets you quickly ask for the best local recommendations for everything from mechanics to doctors to …

The Mobile Web Is Dead, It's All About Apps

Everyone is freaking out about this chart from mobile analytics company Flurry on Twitter today. It shows people spend 86% of their time on iOS and Android devices in apps. The mobile browser only accounts for 14% of our time now. A year ago, 80% of time was spent in apps, and 20% was in the mobile …

Apps

The 6 Most Brutal CrossFit WODs

Chris Giblin

CrossFit

8 Weird Gadgets to Geek Out Your Workout

There's no shortage of apps and activity trackers to monitor basic workouts. But what if you need all the data about your rock climb, weightlifting, or personal hydration? The niche fitness gadgets are coming.<p>There's no shortage of apps and activity trackers to monitor basic workouts. But what if …

The Armageddon Workout Routine

Workouts

Best Pre-Workout Snacks for Morning Exercise

It’s no secret that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and that skipping it can lead to some unpleasant side effects. The key to …

Exclusive: Mole Who Met Bin Laden Killed by Al Qaeda in Bosnia

An FBI mole who provided valuable intelligence on al Qaeda and met with Osama bin Laden was lured away from the FBI to work for the CIA, but was killed by al Qaeda operatives in Bosnia who suspected he was an informant, NBC News has learned exclusively.<p>The informant, a Sudan-born driver and …

31 Ways to Have More Fun With Your Boobs Every Day

Your breasts called, and they gave us this itinerary<p>Let’s take a second to appreciate the wonder that is your chest. Seriously. Big or small or in between, your boobs are sexy, functional, and make you look pretty damn great in a bikini. So instead of just coexisting with your girls, why not get to …

Eat Yourself Huge

Truth be told, with 20 years of experience and a solid university background, even I lack the ability to peer into some sort of dietary crystal ball …

Body Fat

The Psychology of Unity After Tragedy

Why the Boston Marathon bombings brought the United States together<p>New York Yankees Joba Chamberlain, Hiroki Kuroda, Phil Hughes, CC Sabathia and Andy Pettitte bow their heads during a moment of silence in honor of victims of the Boston Marathon bombings in New York on Tuesday. (AP/Kathy …