Tag Archives: app

SurveyMonkey launches app insights business

SurveyMonkey is launching an entirely new business, called SurveyMonkey Intelligence. It’s an app insights platform, providing information about over 1,000 apps, who’s using them, how and how much. The move to become what is essentially the Nielsen of app intelligence lets the world’s leading online survey platform diversify into a new area, while leveraging its expertise in data and market ... Read More »

Nintendo shares spike 8% on first smartphone app success

Nintendo shares spiked over 8 percent Tuesday after the company’s first mobile app, Miitomo, racked up a million users in three days. Miitomo was released last Thursday and over the weekend, the official Twitter account for the app announced the grand total. Miitomo, which is only currently available in Japan, was also number one on Apple’s App store in the ... Read More »

Nintendo shares spike 8% on first smartphone app success

Nintendo shares spiked over 8 percent Tuesday after the company’s first mobile app, Miitomo, racked up a million users in three days. Miitomo was released last Thursday and over the weekend, the official Twitter account for the app announced the grand total. Miitomo, which is only currently available in Japan, was also number one on Apple’s App store in the ... Read More »

Jet app allows you to share flights with celebrities

JetSmarter, widely considered the Uber for jets, is going the extra mile to help users get closer to their favorite celebrities. The private transportation start-up, which is part of a disruptive clutch of companies trying to make private jets more affordable, now offers a function to notify members when certain celebrities will be on a flight — allowing them to ... Read More »

Google to integrate visual search smarts into its camera app, report says

Google’s stock camera app might get a serious injection of search power. According to a Slashgear report, Google’s camera will be able to recognize products, codes, and other objects and perform a search for them. This would turn your camera into a direct search portal, and make it easier for you to research an item or scan a QR code ... Read More »

OxygenOS 2.2.1 update for the OnePlus 2 brings RAW support to the default camera app

A new software update has started rolling out today for the OnePlus 2. It’s not going to change the underlying Android version unfortunately (so no Marshmallow for you), but it does come with some bug fixes and improvements. Chief among the latter is the added RAW support for the preinstalled OnePlus Camera app. RAW image capture has been supported in ... Read More »

The mobile-dating app designed for singles in Asia

If you’re in Asia and single but want to turn that status around, there’s a mobile app which even has a date-guarantee program for you. Paktor is a Singapore-based mobile-dating app which offers users the chance to reject (swipe left) or approve a match (swipe right) with over 5 million users across Asia. The app operates in six Southeast Asian ... Read More »

Smartphone app misreads hypertension range

Source: AuraLife Instant Blood Pressure from AuraLife App A blood pressure app downloaded by tens of thousands of people before sales halted last year gave many patients with hypertension the false impression that their vital signs were normal when in reality they were dangerously high, a U.S. study suggests. The app in question, Instant Blood Pressure from AuraLife, was designed ... Read More »

Adobe rolls out new enterprise app creation service

Adobe has merged two of its app development services into one in an attempt to help businesses easily build professional-looking apps, without requiring a whole lot of coding know-how. The Digital Publishing Solution and Adobe Experience Manager Apps components of the company’s Marketing Cloud services are now under one Adobe Experience Manager Mobile umbrella. Using the new-ish service, teams inside ... Read More »

Google unveils new search app for mobile

BENGALURU: ​Global search engine Google has unveiled a new app that will let mobile users search for their daily needs. “With more Indians using smartphones for online access, our new product Google House helps them search maps, photos, translate and use YouTube apps on mobile devices, Google India marketing director Sandeep Menon told reporters here. According to a study by ... Read More »