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4 Home Apps You Need to Download Now

App Stores Have Gotten Incredibly Crowded, Here's How Developers Can Still Stand Out

For developers then, it's important to understand how one app gets noticed while another might languish in the app store swamp.<p>In a <b>recent report</b> from <b>BI Intelligence,</b> we take a deep dive into the various app stores' ecosystems to examine the current difficulty in navigating them, then analyze the …

Ask a Dev: Which Android Versions Should a Developer Support?

Android developers should keep two things in mind when designing an app, in addition to a beautiful user interface.<p>In the latest video of our Ask a …

How to Check if Your App is Addictive Enough to Make Money

Making money on mobile can be a tricky thing. Having ads on your app is an option, but few companies have truly cracked the perfect mobile advertising strategy, so adding ads to your app will likely be an annoying, disruptive experience to the user.<p>Still, this doesn’t mean having ads on your app …

Why Haven't European Investors Accepted the 'Failure is Good' Mindset?

<i>Andrea Francis is a growth-hacking oriented marketer who loves to work with startups. She currently works for Twoodo and is helping out at FailConNL, embracing failure as a learning experience (Amsterdam, March 4th).</i><p>As European talent in the form of startups and entrepreneurs continue to flock …

Duolingo Gamifies Language-Learning, Targets Asia Next

Many people think that free language learning platform competes against other educational language services, Many people might assume free language learning platform Duolingo competes with other educational services, but the company that its co-founder names as a key competitor may surprise you. …

An iPhone App That Is Like Instagram For Designers

Forget following your friends, Fleck lets you follow photos of great design.<p>Instagram’s greatest accomplishment was popularizing digital photography in the same way that Polaroid popularized analog. Now, a new app is hoping to do the same thing for design. Meet Fleck, the Instagram for the …

Pinterest's APIs let developers embed pins directly on their websites (updated)

A lot of people use Pinterest to keep track of stuff they'd like to buy, places they want to go and food they want to eat, but there's always been separation between Pinterest and the actual sources of those desires -- you only had the option to click a Pinterest button on a site to pin the content …

Weekly Apps: Epic, Readmill, Clique and more

All free and awesome apps today! Check out Clique and Epic, both for iOS. Also my special mention goes to Readmill, a beautiful ebook reader for …

Apps

Les premières apps iOS 7 arrivent

<b>Depuis la sortie de la Golden Master d’iOS 7, les développeurs ont obtenu le feu vert d’Apple : ils peuvent soumettre des apps exploitant « les</b> …

A Beginner's Guide to Starting and Marketing an App

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Building a mobile app for the first time? You no doubt have many questions: Is it worthwhile? Does it make sense? How will people know about it?<p>Having helped build more than a hundred apps from categories ranging from social networking, …

Apps

The Best Educational Apps and Games for Kids

Children of all ages are sharpening their growing brains with technology. With the sea of apps that all claim to be "educational," though, let's …

10 Apps for Color Lovers

As we celebrate the topic of color across the site this month, we decided to look for the best apps with color as the main focus and discovered a …

Apps

10 Apps for the Self-Employed

Technologically, there has never been a better time to run a business: Tablets and Ultrabooks let you get work done anywhere, and online cloud storage allows you to access files from any connected device. But as any self-employed person knows, working for oneself also creates an enormous to-do list …

Seeking Success In A Finite Number Of Hours A Day

We all have a finite number of hours in a day – 24 to be exact. What we choose to do with those hours is of the utmost importance. We can waste our time, or we can use our time to improve ourselves and our lives. I have always felt passionate about the importance of reading books that can help us …

LEGO Architecture Studio Kit

The LEGO geniuses continue to expand their LEGO Architecture series and this time instead of a particular landmark or building, they’ve created the …

8 Uncommonly Cool Children's Museums

(photo: Paul Specht/Boston Children's Museum)<p>While plenty of adult museums offer specific exhibits with kid appeal, there is a whole genre of museums that take child-friendliness to a much higher level. These institutions are specifically designed to engage the younger set through hands-on, …

Museums

An All-In-One Digital Clock And iPhone Charger

Bedside gadgets tend to come in disparate parts: You have an alarm clock on your phone, but then where did you leave your charger? Or perhaps your phone is perfectly juiced up, but when you wake up to get water in the middle of night, you still have to fumble around with your screen to even see …

With Tynker’s New Service, Kids Can Learn To Code At Home

Mountain View-based Tynker, a startup focused on teaching children of all ages the basics of learning how to code, is now expanding its service beyond schools with today’s debut of Tynker for Home. This new system is similar to the platform targeting teacher and classrooms which launched earlier …