Mobile Apps

Get 500 Free Aegean Miles for Opening Their App + 1,000 Miles for Opening an Account

I had a pleasant surprise last night when I opened my Aegean app to check on recent activity – a message greeted me that I had just received 500 …

Airlines

Testing a new product? Try the gaming environment first

When Mary Min (pictured) started with her current company and wanted to test the strength of a new security solution in an application environment, …

Technology

Virginia To Face Pitt, LSU This Weekend

The Virginia men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams will compete in a two-day tri-meet against Pitt and LSU beginning this Friday (Oct. 20) in …

Swimming

Catch a 'Falling Star': Exploring Meteor Showers with Mobile Apps

Autumn brings longer and darker nights for skywatchers, as well as a bonus: an upswing in meteors, the bright and transitory trails of tiny particles …

Astronomy

Not Very App-etizing

The Scrapbook has a smartphone, but we are sorely tempted to go back to a flip phone. Or maybe something with a dial. Smartphones were supposed to …

Conservative View

Google offers bug bounty to clean up mobile apps | Reuters

This story has not been edited by Firstpost staff and is generated by auto-feed.<p>Published Date: Oct 20, 2017 12:45 am | Updated Date: Oct 20, 2017 …

Mobile

4 valuable tips for building pre-launch hype for your mobile app

Launching a mobile app isn’t quite as easy as it was 10 years ago. When smartphones were flooding the market back in the mid 2000’s, there was a distinct “honeymoon phase” when it came to apps. In other words, people were much more open to experimenting and trying out new programs.<p>These days, …

Technology

Mixtroz Hopes To Make Networking Events Valuable Again With 'LinkedIn, But Live' Mobile App

The ugly truth about a lot of networking events is they just don’t deliver the results they promise.<p>“These things aren’t bad because of acidic wine or rubbery chicken. They’re bad because you make the effort to leave your home, and then you don’t make any real connections that add value to your …

Entrepreneurship

WhatsApp launches encrypted ‘Live Location’ sharing feature in mobile app

WhatsApp today has released a new location sharing feature for its popular app. This latest feature allows users to share their location with other contacts using end-to-end encryption.<p>In a blog post, WhatsApp today shared details about its newest feature. Users can share their location on a per …

Apps

UK retailers turn to cross-channel experiences as almost half invest in mobile apps

A new survey compiled by VoucherCodes has found that British retailers are now taking digital seriously with 50% of those quizzed adopting a joint …

Trends

Game Day Guide: Devils host the Bolts

<b>NJ High School Hockey Captains Night</b><p>Tonight, the Devils and RWJBarnabas Health celebrate the start of the 2017 High School Hockey season by welcoming …

Accelerate your IT Career with Xebia Training

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Big Data

'App Gap' Crisis? Big Data Visionary Urges Test Automation Rethink In IoT Age

Crisis? What crisis? No, I’m not talking about the 1975 Supertramp album, but research from a global leader in the test automation space demonstrating the “acute pressure” facing businesses to deliver apps in the Internet of Things (IoT) and digital era. It reveals that half of companies in the US …

Technology

Delta Will Automatically Check In Passengers on Its Mobile App

It's the first US airline to offer automatic check-in.<p>There are a lot of cumbersome parts involved in every step of air travel, from packing your liquids properly to waiting out unexpected flight delays. Now, Delta is making flying one step easier with a new mobile app that automatically checks …

Airlines

Akamai Moves Into Optimization For Marketers

Akamai is moving into optimization for campaigns and content by developing an adaptive learning engine that gathers real user and application data to …

Advertising Industry

Mobile Stargazing: Diving into Deep-Sky Objects Using Mobile Apps

Autumn is a wonderful time of the year for skywatching. The bugs of summer are gone, it's not too cold yet, and it gets dark at a reasonable hour. …

Astronomy

Spotify launches standalone mobile app that gives artists streaming data and more controls

Spotify has launched a mobile app specifically to help artists, their managers, and members of their entourage manage the artist’s presence on the music-streaming service.<p>By way of a quick recap, Spotify for Artists launched back in April as a rebrand of the company’s existing Fan Insights …

Technology (India)

Mobile App

NHL Premium™: Get the Ultimate Live Hockey Experience<p>NEW! Watch two minutes of action in every regulation period in every regular season game live …

Ice Hockey

Lucktastic Signs Deal With Hasbro Monopoly Brand, Ups Google Search Campaign Budgets

Gaming site Lucktastic will increase its budget for mobile search install ads as a result of a licensing deal with Hasbro’s Monopoly brand.<p>The game …

Mobile

YouTube Testing Autoplaying Videos in Mobile App Home Screen

Google is reportedly testing a new feature for the YouTube app in which featured videos on the home screen start to play without the user's permission.<p>According to <i>AndroidCentral</i>, some users are seeing the first video featured in the Home section automatically play as soon as they open the YouTube …

Google

Ask your mother: Amazon to let teens shop through a mobile app with parental controls

A new feature from Amazon will give teens a certain degree of autonomy to make purchases without requiring their parents to hand over their credit …

Amazon

Twitter: Here’s How to Change the Font Size in the Twitter Mobile App

Have you ever wanted to make the text in Twitter’s mobile application larger or smaller? Our guide will show you how to do just that.<p>Note: These …

Advertising Industry

SMU Set To Host The 24th Annual SMU Classic

The SMU women’s swimming and diving team hosts the 24th annual SMU Classic at the Westside Aquatic Center in Lewisville, Texas, Friday and Saturday …

Swimming

Reserved Seating and Mobile App at AWS re:Invent 2017 - AWS Online Tech Talks

Reserve seating will open on October 19, allowing you to plan and build your schedule before you arrive onsite at re:Invent. We are also releasing a brand new mobile app that will up-level the reserve seating experience. In this webinar, you will learn how reserve seating has changed this year and …

Mobile

Open-Sourcing Beeline

What exactly are we open-sourcing?<p>Listed below are the components of Beeline that we have either already open-sourced or are in the process of …

JavaScript

#eWEEKchat Oct. 11: Trends in New-Gen Mobility, Apps, Devices

Plan to join us Oct. 11 for an #eWEEKchat about trends in new-generation mobility applications and development of applications and services.

Enterprise Tech

Creating a Mobile App vs. Mobile Site

When optimising your website for mobile users, it is important to consider how your prospective users will interact with your site and the type of …

DevOps

Install the Field Service mobile app

Solve customer issues quickly with Field Service for Microsoft Dynamics 365 (mobile). You can dispatch, route, and complete work orders, manage …

Microsoft Dynamics

10 Steps for Writing a Secure Mobile App

Best practices to avoid the dangers of developing vulnerability-ridden apps.<p>1 of 11<p><i>Image Source: Pedrosek via Shutterstock</i><p>More than 4 million mobile …

Information Security

New iPhones Show Artificial Intelligence Is the Future of Mobile Apps

When millions of people bring home their new generation of iPhones, they'll be packing something far more powerful than they imagine: a processor …

Artificial Intelligence