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Is Facebook’s React Native the Future of Hybrid App Development? 5 Pros and Cons

In today’s rapidly growing app development world, where new technologies come in place so frequently we are always looking for...

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March 6, 2019

Blockchain Technology – A game changer for many industries

Overview: You’ve probably heard a lot about blockchain technology in recent times. It is one of the best inventions in...

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February 18, 2019

The 5 Best Cognitive Memory Apps for Children

Cognitive memory apps are stimulating and based on substance and content that challenges and improves children's memory, problem solving, reasoning,...

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October 16, 2018

Blue Whale Apps is an Industry Leader in Miami!

Blue Whale Apps is excited to announce our inclusion in Clutch’s annual press release on the Top B2B Service Providers...

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September 13, 2018

IT Modernization – Gear up for the disruptive changes!

We believe that enterprises are on the doorstep of very important changes in the evolving IT market conditions. New technologies...

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September 10, 2018

DevOps and Cloud Automation – A match made in heaven

Over the recent years, DevOps and Cloud automation has garnered a lot of attention because of their capability to address...

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September 3, 2018

React/ RedUX not dead yet – Build modern front-end applications easily!

RedUX is the buzzword used to build innovative mobile as well as web applications that run in different environments, are...

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September 3, 2018

UX is the new UI – The right way to amplify sales

How well brands communicate with their audiences is determined not by how well they say things, but how well they...

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September 3, 2018

UX or UI – Which one is better for the next design project?

What precisely is UI and UX design, and what is the contrast between the two? Essentially putting, UI is what...

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September 3, 2018

The changing face of Branding – The AI Impact

Successful branding is so much more than a cool logo or packaging, it is all about brand strategies, engaging with...

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September 3, 2018

Design Thinking: A popular tool for the digital future!

Design Thinking has become one of the trending buzzwords, rapidly emerging as a vital ingredient for the digital transformation success....

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September 1, 2018

How Web technology is reshaping the creative world

The new milestone that is being achieved by technology every period of time is making human life much easier. Web...

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August 24, 2018

Mobile App Stats

These days, it’s hard to imagine everyday life without mobile apps. After all, apps are present in almost everything we...

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August 4, 2018

How To Price Your Mobile Apps

So you’ve decided to develop an app. After the name and logo have been picked out, after beta testing has...

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July 25, 2018

IBM MobileFirst for iOS Reaches Goal: More than 100 Apps Developed for Corporate Users

This past Wednesday, Apple and IBM announced that their 2014 collaboration, IBM MobileFirst for iOS, has more than 100 enterprise-focused...

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July 10, 2018

How Mobile Apps Can Help You Reach More Customers

If your company does not have a mobile presence yet, you may be missing out on potential customers. Or maybe...

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June 23, 2018

Five Trends in Mobile App Development

Faster Mobile Development: With mobile apps being more popular than ever, companies are struggling to release their apps fast enough....

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May 3, 2018

Five Ways to Market Your Mobile App

Did you know there are currently over 8 million apps available in both the Android and iOS app store? This...

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April 24, 2018

New Study Suggests that Companies are Falling Short on Mobile Apps

In today’s business world, mobile app development is a critical component in a marketing strategy and a major source of...

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April 11, 2018

Mobile Apps Influence Consumer Purchase Behavior

It’s certainly nothing new.  Corporate-branded mobile apps have long since changed the game in marketing, proving to be a critical...

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March 27, 2018

Fiftythree’s “Paper” App in Development for iPhone

Exciting news in the app development world and for Apple fans everywhere – Paper by Fiftythree, the mega-popular iPad drawing...

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March 7, 2018

Mobile Apps and Websites: Equally Important to Business

Ever since the introduction of the smart phone, not only has the way we communicate changed, so has the way...

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February 26, 2018

Apple Music Preview: Here’s What You Can Expect from the New App Upgrade

Lots of people were scratching their heads after the WWDC developers’ conference after Apple previewed its new music subscription and...

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February 1, 2018

Top-Rated Travel Apps

Summer is finally here and for many of you, it means it’s time for VACATION!  No matter where you are...

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January 23, 2018

Tips for Creating Brand Loyalty with Corporate-Branded Apps

Consumer loyalty is a hot commodity these days with competition lurking in every corner. And where corporate brands once turned...

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January 15, 2018

Tips to Determine if an Educational App is Actually Educational and Not Just Fun

It’s easy and so very tempting to hand kids an iPad as an educational tool (giving you a much needed...

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January 10, 2018

Mobile Game Revenue Expected to Sky Rocket

According to eMarketer.com, one particular market in app development that is expected to have tremendous growth over the next few...

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December 19, 2017

Facebook Reveals First Round of Messenger Partner Apps

Social media powerhouse, Facebook, recently announced its first round of partner apps that will integrate with Facebook Messenger. Here’s the...

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December 6, 2017

Tips to Create the Perfect Mobile App Icon

You’re interested in creating a mobile app for your business with the intent of boosting sales and finding a new...

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November 9, 2017

Does My Business Need a Mobile App?

There’s no doubt about it: the mobile device has changed consumers’ expectations about getting access to information, therefore playing a...

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October 26, 2017

Apple’s New Emoji Updates Show More Diversity but Create Controversy

The latest gossip in the app development world came last week with the release of Apple’s new developer betas for...

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October 10, 2017

Statistics Show the Importance of Mobile Apps

With so many mobile consumers out there today, you may be wondering if your business should invest in developing a...

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September 20, 2017

Mobile App Development: Difference between iOS and Android

Our managing director Gregg Weiss was recently interviewed as part of Clutch’s expert interview series on mobile app development. Clutch,...

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September 5, 2017

Newest iPhone Game App: Your Heart Rate is the Controller

Skip A Beat is the App Store's newest gaming app that requires the user's heart beat to control the game....

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August 21, 2017

Apple Hosts "Hour of Code" in Support of Code.org

Hour of Code, by Code.org, is the largest learning event takes place December 8th through 14th that runs globally and...

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July 20, 2017

11 Best iPhone Apps for Football Season

The hype of Football Season 2014 has commenced.  With college football starting this past weekend and the NFL officially starting...

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May 18, 2017

CASE - Comprehensive Adult Speech-Language Evaluation iPad App

Blue Whale had the pleasure of working with a Speech-Language Pathologist who developed this       comprehensive adult speech-language evaluation...

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April 12, 2017

Valley Anesthesia: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist (SRNA) Test Prep for iPhone and iPad

Our client, Valley Anesthesia, has their app "MemoryMaster for Nurse Anesthetist" availble in the App Store.  The app is a test...

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March 24, 2017

DraftValet iPhone App: Expert Consulting on Fantasy Sports

Calling all fantasy sports enthusiasts! Need a few tips about your picks? Help managing your teams?  DraftValet is a superb...

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March 7, 2017

Facebook Removing Messaging from iOS; Redirecting to Own Messenger App

Facebook sent out an email to its users, yesterday, to inform them that they will be removing the messaging feature...

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February 13, 2017

7 Interesting Facts about Apple's App Store

In celebration of the 6th anniversary of Apple's App Store, I compiled a list of interesting and unique facts about it....

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January 25, 2017

Top App Acquisitions of All Time - Infographic

Apps are still thriving in the technology industry.  To date, there is over one million apps in the App Store; many...

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December 14, 2016

Top 5 Photo Editing Apps to Enhance Your Next 'Selfie'

Most of you are probably aware that Oxford Dictionary claimed "selfie" to be the "Word of the Year" in 2013....

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November 22, 2016

ScoutPeek iPhone App: Seek Talented Athletes Around The World

Whether you're a scout, coach, or organization, you are able to search the globe for the most talented athletes in...

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October 10, 2016

Jack Nicklaus' Golf My Way iPhone & iPad App

Golf My Way ap is compiled of golf lesson videos from Jack Nicklaus and the way he was taught to play...

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August 16, 2016

Lulu iPhone App: Social Networking App

Lulu is a new female-friendly social networking app that allows women to rate men, anonymously. Surprisingly, there's no catch! The...

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July 5, 2016

Speech Therapy for Apraxia - ENDINGS iPad App Now Available

The National Association for Child Development and Blue Whale Apps announced today the release of two new iPad applications that...

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June 14, 2016

Plastic Surgeme iPhone App: See How You'd Look With Plastic Surgery

Ever wonder what you would look like if you got plastic surgery? If so, we have just developed an iPhone...

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May 9, 2016

Blue Whale Apps Featured as the Top Florida App Developer

  Blue Whale Apps was recently featured as one of Clutch’s leading providers of app development; services and topped their...

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May 5, 2016

Tripbook iPad App: Photo Sharing Scrapbook

There are TONS of photo based apps in the App store, but there aren't too many that allow you to...

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April 25, 2016

Facebook turns 10!

Yes, good ol' Facebook turned 10, today! Crazy to think that one of the biggest social media sites was developed...

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March 15, 2016

Top iPhone Apps to Help Keep Your New Year's Resolutions

Those of you who made New Year's resolutions are just about 3 weeks in - if you made it this...

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January 20, 2016

2016 Mobile App Trends

As we embark on a new year, we look forward to seeing the latest and greatest in technology as well...

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January 14, 2016

Blue Whale Apps Named 2015 Leading Florida and Boutique App Developer

At Blue Whale we are always focused on delivering the best results for our clients, and although we are smaller...

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December 21, 2015

ExerVolve: Fitness iPhone App

ExerVolve is an iPhone fitness app that Blue Whale developed for personal trainer, Jason Schlaffer.  The app allows a user...

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December 14, 2015

December 25: Christmas and “App Developers Day”

According to the analytics firm, Flurry, last year there were 328 million apps downloaded on Christmas Day. That is an...

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December 9, 2015

5 Best iOS Christmas Apps to Get You into the Holiday Spirit

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it’s time to bust out the Christmas lights, ornaments, and jingle bells! All of it...

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December 2, 2015

Best Thanksgiving Day Apps for iPhone & iPad

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, the pressure is starting to mount. It’s a big day, and let’s face it,...

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November 24, 2015

KalcuLytes - Electrolyte Replacement Calculator iPhone & iPad App

Blue Whale has recently developed an iPhone and iPad app for a nephrologist called KalcuLytes, which is an electrolytes replacement...

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October 27, 2015

Apple’s New iOS 9 Software Update

Like most people on the planet, we are getting used to the Apple’s newest software iOS 9, released on September...

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September 24, 2015

Apple Releases New Products for 2015

Well, it’s official!  Apple has finally announced its new products for 2015. Here’s the scoop… iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s...

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September 16, 2015

Apple's Recycling Program Now Accepts Water Damaged iPhones

Prior to this week, Apple wouldn't offer any value to water-damaged iPhones (or any other device) that are traded in...

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August 18, 2015

Rumored Date Set for Apple’s Product Unveiling Event

The internet is buzzing about the highly anticipated fall unveiling of Apple’s newest products.  According to Buzzfeed, the date has...

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August 13, 2015

This Week’s Hot New Apps and App Updates

With all the 4th of July festivities and other fun summer brouhahas, you may have missed the release of some...

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July 10, 2015

Finland Possibly Adding Programming Courses to Students

Most students are learning basic, universal subjects such as math, science, history, and a foreign language.  However, a few countries...

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July 7, 2015

The Dangers of Going Offshore for iPhone App Development

Before you invest substantial time and money into a purchase decsion, you've likely spent some time doing research. Just a...

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June 16, 2015

Apple’s iOS 9 Previewed Earlier This Week at WWDC

Big news broke in the app development world this week at WWDC as Apple’s Craig Federighi previewed iOS 9 on...

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June 12, 2015

Top 4 Reasons Why Apple Will Reject Your iPhone App

Apple has a reputation for being strict on their app approval process.  They want to make sure each app is...

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May 4, 2015

New Star Wars Emoji Released for Twitter

Star Wars nerds everywhere can rejoice! You can now get your geek on and tweet with the newly released Star...

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April 29, 2015

Instagram’s Latest Updates

In case you haven’t heard, Instagram users are pumped about the photo sharing app’s latest updates. Late last year, Instagram...

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April 28, 2015

Testing Is Crucial for Quality Apps

According to a report from Software Development Times, "A recent mobile app survey found that a faulty app would lead a...

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April 27, 2015

What You Need To Know About the Apple Watch

Are you overloaded with Apple Watch information? Well this article will touch on the basic points you need to know...

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March 23, 2015

Apple to Introduce Force Touch for iPhone 6

We’re never bored in the mobile app development world as there’s always a new latest and greatest in the works....

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March 19, 2015

Slide Photos: iPhone Photo Sharing App

Photo sharing apps are on the rise.  Everyone loves being able to share their newest experiences, trips, concerts, or parties.  Instead...

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March 11, 2015

Pic&Click - Social Polling iPhone App

Polling and voting apps have become popular over the past several months.  Although people have mostly depended on other's opinions...

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February 25, 2015

Apple Watch Rumored to Launch in March

Apple's newest product, Apple Watch, is rumored to launch in March with retail training in February according to 9to5Mac's post...

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January 7, 2015

FDA Clears the Way for Medical Mobile Apps

New guidelines from the United States Food and Drug Administration have cleared the way for the development of medical mobile...

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January 5, 2015

Through the Years: Apple's iOS and iPhone

Over the last several years, Apple has consistently provided us with innovative products and operating systems.  On June 29, 2007, the first generation...

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December 17, 2014

Apple Reveals Their Top Apps of 2014

Apple provided a list of the top apps and games of 2014. Below are all of the apps that made...

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December 10, 2014

Fast Food Gets Faster With Apps

Fast food has always been an American favorite, but now mobile app development makes getting your favorite french fix even...

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December 4, 2014

Apps For Red on Apple's App Store

(RED) is an organization that gets businesses and people involved to help fight the spread of AIDS. Apple has teamed...

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December 2, 2014

Better Advantage for Retailers with Beacons and Apple's iBeacons

Beacons are becoming more and more popular amongst retailers since consumers are now increasingly engaging with this new trend.  This...

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November 25, 2014

Apple Releases WatchKit to Developers

Apple announced, in September, their newest product, the Apple Watch.  Now, Apple has officially release their WatchKit for developers.  This allows current...

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November 19, 2014

Developer Helps Washington School Protect Students

  As kids headed back to school this year, news reports featured a new line of bulletproof school backpacks to...

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November 10, 2014

WOD Challenge iPhone App: Athletes Can Send CrossFit Workouts

Are you a CrossFitter? Are you looking to challenge some of your friends or competitor boxes to see who's the...

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October 21, 2014

Apple Possibly Incorporating App Ratings into App Store Rankings

Over the past several months, Apple has made significant changes to the App Store.  Those changes have already shown a...

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October 21, 2014

Apple Pay Training Programs Prepare for Launch

Apple is preparing for Apple Pay to launch on October 20th.  They're requiring training programs for their employees and retailers....

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October 16, 2014

iOS 8: Keyboard Open to iPhone Developers

It's not often Apple provides developers the opportunity to place a spin on native features, but this time around they...

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September 18, 2014

"Choose Your Own Adventure" Model Moving to Digital

Remember those fun kid's books that allow you to choose how the story plot twists and turns by picking from...

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September 17, 2014

Apple Releases iOS 8

iOS 8 has been deemed the "biggest iOS release ever"by Apple and is to be released to the public today....

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September 17, 2014

Apple Announces iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus

Apple had their live event today, September 9th, to announce the newest iPhones and software advancements coming this Fall. Apple...

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September 10, 2014

Use Panabee's Business Name Generator for your next App Project

Are you having trouble coming up with a name for your business, domain, or even for your app?  Fret no...

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July 23, 2014

Pinterest iPhone App Updated: Faster Pinning

For all you pinterest addicts, good news has arrived!  Pinterest has updated their iPhone App to make pinning faster and...

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July 10, 2014

Amazon's Fire Phone Announced

Amazon has announced they're coming out with their very first smartphone, the Fire Phone.  Most people don't see the hype...

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June 21, 2014

KingShare: Kingdom Photo Booth iPad App

Kingdom Photo Booth is the only arcade-style photo booth to have an iPad app that allows the guests to view...

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June 5, 2014

Apple Announces iOS 8: Coming This Fall

  Apple's World Wide Developers Conference was held, yesterday, in San Francisco.  This is an annual conference where Apple announces...

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June 3, 2014

Simpler Options iPhone App: Option Trading with Iron Condor

Blue Whale recently developed an iPhone app for a company called Simpler Options.  They are an options trading company based...

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May 19, 2014

iOS App Developers Get Advertising Help from Apple

iOS app developers recently got a boost from Apple in the form of the new iAd Workbench. This new developer...

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April 17, 2014

Apple's WWDC Announced for June 2nd-6th 2014

Apple will host their 6th annual "Worldwide Developers Conference" on June 2nd-6th, in San Francisco, CA.  Invitations are limited and...

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April 9, 2014

iOS 7 Update: Apple App Store Offers Search Suggestions

We are all aware of how difficult it can to search for certain types of apps in the App Store....

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March 28, 2014

Google Announces Android Wear: Smartwatches

Google recently announced that they will be expanding their products beyond smartphones and tablets.  They've indicated that they will have...

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March 20, 2014

McDonald's Targeting Kids with Mobile Apps

Popular fast food chain McDonald's is now targeting kids with the release of a mobile app for iOS and Android. The...

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March 13, 2014

Vine: Top iPhone and Android App for Video Sharing

Vine has definitely made it through the grapevine. It is now a top iPhone and Android App.  This app has put a...

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February 18, 2014

Enhance the Speed of Children’s Speech with Speech Therapy for Apraxia

- Leading speech therapy app tops the charts - Wellington, FL -- May 30, 2013 -- Children of all ages can...

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February 6, 2014

Android OS Get New Digs from Google

Google recently updated their IDE to make Android app development more user-friendly. Previously an Eclipse-based integrated developer environment, Google has now switched...

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January 30, 2014

Cheers to 30 Years of Apple's Macintosh Computers

Today, Apple's Mac turns 30!  In 1984, Apple introduced Mac computers to the world.  It was promised that Apple would...

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January 25, 2014

Apple's Sales Top $10 Billion in the App Store for 2013

Today, Apple announced they've received over $10 billion in sales from their customers in 2013, on the App Store.  What's...

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January 8, 2014

Mobile App Design - Is Flat Design a Trend?

Most iOS users are conformed to the more skeuomorphic design that portrays real life characteristics.  For instance, there are quite...

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January 1, 2014

Paid App with In-App Purchases Scores Big

Forbes published an article with data of great interest to mobile app developers. In data reports gathered since January of 2012,...

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December 24, 2013

Blue Whale Ranked in Top iPhone Development Companies for 2013

Blue Whale Apps ends the year by being ranked #2 out of 50 for the "Top iPhone Custom Development Agencies"...

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December 21, 2013

Best iPhone Apps of 2013

As 2013 comes to an end, I thought it would be appropriate to review the best iPhone apps of this...

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December 19, 2013

Video UPDATE: Speech Therapy for Apraxia iPad App

Our Speech Therapy for Apraxia - Words iPad app is has now been updated with 2 new videos that explain...

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December 11, 2013

Speech Therapy for Apraxia - 2 Syllable Words iPad App Now Available

This is the 3rd Speech Therapy iPad App that Blue Whale has developed in partnership with the NACD.  The two...

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December 7, 2013

Apple Confirmed Black Friday Shopping Event

Apple has confirmed they will be taking part on the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday.  On Friday,...

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November 27, 2013

Parents Turning to Touch Screen Devices for Children - Good or Bad?

More and more children are using mobile apps- from games and social networking to educational apps. The mobile app industry...

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November 19, 2013

iPhone 6 Rumors: Apple to Launch Two Models in 2014

It's quite evident that Apple is almost always consistent when it comes to creativity and innovation.  Each year, they've presented...

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November 15, 2013

Is Apple Good for the Economy?

In a recent Apple Insider report, statistics show that Apple, Inc. is extremely good for the United States economy. Apple...

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November 1, 2013

Apple's Oct 22nd Event Summary: iPads, MacBooks, Apps, and More!

Following Apple's event which announced the new iPhone models in September, Apple hosted another event on October 22nd that revealed...

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October 23, 2013

11 Tips To Keep iPhone Battery From Dying on iOS 7

The biggest downfall to iOS 7 is the fact that it's draining the iPhone's battery.  Many people have complained of...

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October 12, 2013

Cheap Mobile App Development

Whether you are an entrepreneur, small business, or large business with a smaller budget, app development can still be affordable for you. ...

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October 10, 2013

iPhone 5S & 5C Available for Virgin Mobile October 1st

According to tweets from the company, the iPhone models 5S and 5C will be available for Virgin Mobile users on...

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September 28, 2013

2013 Prediction Spells Good News for App Industry

According to a Forbes.com article, mobile app developers will have continued job security through 2013. Gartner's prediction for 2013 is...

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September 25, 2013

Should You Develop and App for your Businesses?

More and more businesses are getting in on mobile app development, especially fast food restaurants and retail stores. A recent...

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September 18, 2013

Apple Confirms i0S 7, iPhone 5C, and iPhone 5S

Apple had their iPhone Event today, September 10th, in California. They introduced many new features and products.  With much speculation...

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September 11, 2013

Apple's iPhone Event is Confirmed for September 10th

The invitations have been sent out! According to TechCrunch, Apple will host their special event on September 10th that should...

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September 5, 2013

Steve Jobs Schools: Seven Have Opened in the Netherlands

On August 21st, seven "Steve Jobs Schools" opened up in the Netherlands.  They are called that because of the way...

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August 30, 2013

New iPhones Are Rumored To Be Revealed in September

That's right - iPhone is plural and it will supposedly be announced on September 10th.  According to a few reputable...

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August 13, 2013

Teenage iOS App Developers Find Success in App Store

Two teenaged iOS app developers spent their summer break working hard on developing an iPhone app. Their devotion and willingness...

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August 7, 2013

iOS 7 Leak: Biometric Fingerprint Sensor Possible for New iPhone

According to 9to5Mac's recent article, they seem to have some information regarding iOS 7.  Apparently, Apple is expected to add...

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July 30, 2013

Leveraging Crowdsourcing in the App Market

Crowdsourcing is prevalent in many industries, but is becoming a large trend in apps.  Mostly in restaurant, traffic, entertainment, and...

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July 25, 2013

Apple Developer Portal STILL Down - iOS Developers Getting Anxious

There are many situations app developers do not want to encounter. One of those being the Apple Developer Portal out...

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July 23, 2013

Apple Applied to Trademark "iWatch"

Newest Apple hype is they supposedly applied to trademark the name "iWatch".  The application was apparently submitted on June 3rd...

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July 1, 2013

iOS 7 - Flat Design coming this Fall

The new iOS 7 has been revealed and as usual, will be coming this Fall.  As anticipated by many sources...

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June 12, 2013

iOS App Developers: Apple Dominates Tech Sales

With tablet devices growing ever popular, Apple still dominates the hearts of tech fans and iOS app developers. In a...

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June 11, 2013

Kenyans Compete in Mobile App Development Contest

Young residents of Kenya are currently competing in a mobile app development contest, Mobile Apps Garage Showcase. The contest has...

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May 21, 2013

Vanity Links Good for iOS App Development Companies

iOS app development companies watched eagerly last week as Apple showed off the first vanity App Store link during the...

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May 20, 2013

Google Glass: Virtual Reality Glasses

“Ok Glass”.  Two words that will start your gadget and execute the rest of your demands.  Google Glass is basically...

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May 10, 2013

Apple Takes Steps to Protect Leading iOS App Development Companies

Apple has taken yet another step to protect leading iOS app development companies and improve the App Store user experience. In a recent update to...

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April 3, 2013

iOS App Development Helping Fight Recession and More

Whether or not we are still in a recession may be debatable, but new stats show the Apple App Store...

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March 27, 2013

Apple is Removing Emoji Apps From App Store

Most of the younger crowd, and playful adults, like to use emoticons in their text messages.  Why? Because it adds...

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March 12, 2013

iPhone App Developers Dream Big with Higher Revenues

In a recent post, Ethan Levy speculated (with an educated guess complete with graphics and corresponding math equations) how much...

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February 6, 2013

App Piracy Costs iOS App Developers Thousands

App piracy is a becoming a big problem for iOS app developers. In a recent San Francisco Gate post, Olga...

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January 28, 2013

CES 2013 Features Products Popular with iOS App Developers

This year's CES did not disappoint, and many exciting and appealing products and trends were spotted by tech watchers attending...

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January 23, 2013

Apple TV's Potential in 2013

Although Apple TV doesn’t broadcast live shows, it may be the new “television”.  For those of you who aren’t familiar...

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January 18, 2013

iOS App Developers Celebrate Over Record 604 Million Apps Downloaded

A recent Flurry Blog post details the final app sales figures from the 2012 holiday season, citing a record 604...

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January 15, 2013

Best iPhone Apps of 2012

I’m happy to say, that there were plenty of interesting apps this year; along with some much-needed updates.  This post...

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December 23, 2012

Digital Education Spreading with iPads

Today’s students have many more choices when it comes to technology and different learning styles. Experts have long known that...

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December 20, 2012

OpenFeint’s Shutdown Brings New Tools for iOS Developers

While news of OpenFeint’s shutdown has prompted many iOS app developers to switch gaming support over to Apple’s GameCenter in...

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December 19, 2012

How to Fail as an iOS Developer

No one sets out to fail professionally, especially not the iOS developer, who often has high hopes of making it...

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December 12, 2012

Projected iPad App Development Profitable Through 2017

In a recent report from TabTimes, David Needle theorizes that the iPad marketplace is poised to keep its lead in...

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November 28, 2012

How to Optimize, Market & Monetize Your App For iOS 6

If you're already intrigued, click here to download our Free Guide now! Before iOS 6, searching for apps was quite...

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November 14, 2012

iOS App Development Research Shows iOs Users Embrace iOS 6

A recent poll by OnSwipe, TechCrunch published the results of a study examining when iOS users update to the newest...

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October 31, 2012

Apple Introduces The iPad Mini

Apple has introduced yet another product, the iPad Mini.  Just when you thought they’ve produced it all, they still continue...

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October 24, 2012

Speech Therapy App Now Available For Nook & Kindle

Speech Therapy App for Apraxia is now available on 3 of your favorite tablets – iPad, Kindle and Nook!  Blue...

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October 23, 2012

How to Use SEO and Mobile Search to promote your App

If you have an iPhone, how do you find new apps to download? Chances are good you either check the...

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October 10, 2012

iPod Touch & Nano Coming This October

With all this iPhone 5 hype, everyone seems to be neglecting the new iPod Touch and reinvented Nano that will...

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September 27, 2012

The Business of Apps: How to Get Discovered

For many companies, the business of app development is the more challenging aspect of app development. It is simply not...

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September 26, 2012

iPhone 5 Available in Retail Locations

Happy iPhone 5 Day! That is what I’m hearing from many of you excited iPhoner’s out there. And yes, today...

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September 21, 2012

Apple Finally Introduces The iPhone 5

The iPhone 5 has officially been announced.  And will be available to us next week! Okay, after watching a live...

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September 13, 2012

How to Protect Your Idea from Infringement

In a recent announcement, Apple revealed it will add access to a new website that allows iOS app developers to...

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August 27, 2012

Hard and Fast Rules of iPhone App Development

Are there really hard and fast rules to becoming a successful iPhone app development company? The answer is debatable, but...

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August 9, 2012

iOS App Development Profits Affected by Russian Hacker

It’s the bane of iOS app development; a hack that prevents revenues from reaching the developer once a customer approves...

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July 25, 2012

Get Noticed: Inside Tips for the iPad App Developer

For the aspiring iPad app developer, getting noticed by Apple can launch your career to the next level. A former Apple...

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July 23, 2012

A Faster iOS Facebook App Has Finally Arrived

It has finally arrived! Hooray!! An incredibly faster iOS Facebook app is NOW available! I can assure you all, that...

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July 18, 2012

Cheers to Apple’s FOUR-year Anniversary of the App Store!

Roughly four years ago, technology took a giant leap in the right direction.  On July 10, 2008, Apple opened their...

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July 3, 2012

WWDC 2012 - The Big Announcements Revealed

Today is the 23rd  Apple WWDC (World Wide Developers Conference), which is the longest running developer conference out there. There...

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June 12, 2012

12 New Cutting-Edge iPhone Apps

So, I’ve done a little research and found several new apps that are on the rise. They all are extremely...

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June 6, 2012

How an iPad App Developer Can Use SEO to Get Discovered

With the newest changes to search algorithms, many people are now proclaiming that SEO is dead; that there are no...

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May 22, 2012

5 Steps to Get Noticed: Inside Tips for the iPad App Developer

For the aspiring iPad app developer, getting noticed by Apple can launch your career to the next level. Experienced iPad app...

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May 8, 2012

Why You Need an iPhone App Development Company

Hiring an iPhone app development company just may be the best business decision you can make for your business this...

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May 1, 2012

8 Benefits of Owning An iPad

So, what’s the hype about the iPad? It’s just bigger than an iPhone and smaller than a laptop. There’s so...

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March 20, 2012

Anticipating a Faster iOS Facebook App this Summer

There are many peeves we all encounter, but the most recent one is Facebook's inability to have a functional app. ...

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February 7, 2012

How An iPad App Can Help with Speech Therapy, Apraxia of Speech

Those of you who are reading this more than likely know someone or has a child who suffers from apraxia...

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January 30, 2012

App Store Overhaul to Benefit iPhone App Development

A large complaint in the iPhone app development industry has been the Apple App Store. According to a new article...

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January 18, 2012

iPhone App Development Continues to Top Google with App Developers

In a recent New York Times article, Nick Wingfield and Brian X. Chen touted Apple’s loyal fan base of app...

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January 5, 2012

5 Travel Tips & Useful Gadgets For Your Next Adventure!

Traveling can be a hassle - so try these simple travel tactics! The next time you venture out, whether it’s...

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December 29, 2011

Apps Marketplace Comes to Facebook

Mobile app development is taking another turn into the world of convenience and consumer-driven demands. Facebook has announced it will...

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December 14, 2011

iOS App Development, Simplified!

Probably more than half of the people who come up with app ideas have no idea how they are developed. ...

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December 1, 2011

Developers Thrive While Microsoft Pays

In a recent report, Microsoft revealed that it is still paying app developers to create applications for the Windows phone-...

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November 22, 2011

The 5 Myths of Mobile App Development

Mobile app development is often a complicated and mysterious process, especially from the consumer’s point of view. Non-programmers find it...

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October 20, 2011

Easy Mass Distribution Bodes Well for iPad App Development

While iPad app development is on the rise according to figures recently released by Apple, a recent Apple-created app shows the company’s sympathetic...

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October 10, 2011

Apple Offers Interesting Info for the Enterprising Developer

In a special technology report gleaned from the pages of Apple's response to privacy concerns addressed to congress, the L A...

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September 28, 2011

Sleek, Sexy, Innovative: Why the iPad 3 is a Great Device

Apple's new iPad 3 pushes the envelope and is destined to change the way we use mobile devices yet again....

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September 6, 2011

iPad App Development Company Makes Waves with Bot Farming

Have you ever wondered how really poor apps seem to wind up ranking well in Apple’s Top Charts? For some,...

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August 23, 2011

The Future is Bright for Developers

Mobile app development is a fast-growing industry, and for good reason. Take a stroll through any public place and you'll...

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August 11, 2011

7 Hot App Features You Need

When I recently heard tale of a friend teaching her 86-year-old grandmother to use her new smartphone, I had to...

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July 19, 2011

Downloads expected to rise 61% in 2011

Apple's game changing "App Store" now supports a market of more than 200 million iOS device users worldwide. Wow! According...

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July 12, 2011

Surge in Educational Apps Good News for the iPad App Developer

For the enterprising iPad app developer, new developments in the world of tech are looking quite promising. The sale of...

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July 8, 2011

iPhone App Developer Gains Success (or Notoriety)

When an iPhone app developer updates an iPhone app already available in the market, he has a certain amount of freedom to...

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June 13, 2011

iPad App Development Boosts Student’s Scores with eTextbooks

Does the influx of eTextbook apps for the iPad and iPhone signal the death of the paper textbook? This week,...

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May 24, 2011

Can iPad app developers help your young child with Special Needs?

Can iPad app developers help your young child with Special Needs? Yes! The iPad provides an opportunity for your child with specials...

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April 19, 2011

Hiring a Developer? Here Are a Few Questions you Must Ask

When looking to hire an iPhone app developer or app development company, it can get overwhelming. The app market has grown...

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April 7, 2011

Apple TV Might Take on a New Meaning - Full Television in Works?

Today I read a rumor on Digital Trends today that Apple is going to make a real Apple TV - not a...

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March 14, 2011

What Does Apple's WWDC Mean for Small Businesses?

Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference 2011 (WWDC) starts next week, and there’s much anticipation about what Apple will reveal and how it...

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February 2, 2011