The importance of mobile design really cannot be exaggerated these days. In 2014, 60 percent of web traffic came from a mobile device. That’s well over half, and more than enough reason to convince any sane person of the importance of mobile first design. But building a top smartphone app is tough. Contrary to what… Continue reading 6 main elements of beautifully designed smartphone apps
There are already a ton of vehicles out there that are “connected” and act as mobile (literally) hotspots. Then, there are cars that update their software through internet connections. Manufacturers are adding apps to their cars and they should be smartphones on wheels any time now. Then, there are the third-parties who are not getting… Continue reading Automotive apps continue advance towards ‘smart cars’
Especially during the holiday season it can be difficult to plan out every aspect of our party-going and figure out who is going to be the designated driver, if anyone is at all. With office parties, family gatherings and plenty of other opportunities to enjoy the merriment of the season one of the only things… Continue reading A free app to help get a ride home
Have you ever wondered what it would be like if you had a remote for the Internet? The Internet has so many billions of websites, it’s hard to just flip through them all and see what you like. Well, luckily there’s a site to help you do so. It’s called Skipity. Using Skipity, you can… Continue reading Skipity: Channel surfing for the internet
Imagine you’re taking the subway with a friend in New York City from Grand Central Terminal to Union Square, where you’re planning to meet some other friends for a few cocktails. You’re en route when all of a sudden plans change unbeknownst to you, because you got separated from your friend who lives in the… Continue reading Want to text? No signal? No problem.
Life doesn’t stop when you’re a nursing student. You still have family obligations, a home to care for, and perhaps other work demands, as well. Simplify your student years by taking advantage of all forms of technology available to you, including online classes and helpful learning apps. Here are five of today’s top apps to… Continue reading 5 best apps for nursing school students
Imagine you’ve spent the last hour shopping in the downtown area of the town you call home. You’ve been walking around while listening to music, and now after having purchased the last item you set out to obtain, you head back to your car. You’re in the middle of listening to a symphony and don’t… Continue reading Want to hook up your iPhone to your car? There’s an app for that. Almost.
For years, home security systems have been wired projects. When homeowners think of home security, the hassles of wires and extra telephone lines often come to mind. But the truth is that modern security systems have become quick, customizable, and wireless. The rise of wireless security has allowed for a whole new set of features… Continue reading 7 wireless trends revolutionizing home security
Commuting is a huge drag no matter where you work or what your circumstances are. However, you can put technology to work to ease the burden it puts on your day by using your smartphone on the way. Here are the five must-have apps for a faster commute. Waze: Free Waze is a great little… Continue reading 5 apps for a faster commute
Thanks to mobile technology, keeping track of your finances and the economy at large is easier than ever, even when you’re on the go. In fact, the resources available to smart phone owners vary, so it’s easy to get overly caught up in weighing your choices against one another. Which apps should you trust and… Continue reading Top 7 investment apps