Tag Archives: App

Texas Looks at Legislation To OK Ride Sharing Apps – Reuters

Texas Looks at Legislation To OK Ride Sharing Apps – Reuters In the next few days, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott is expected to sign legislation establishing a statewide system regulating ride-hailing startups like Uber and Lyft. The law exempts the companies from many of the local ordinances that led them to pull out of cities rather than comply. http://www.reuters.com/article/us-texas-ridesharing-idUSKBN18H0IJ About

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Atlas Launches Customizable “Map for The App World”

The Atlas founders are building what they call, “Google Maps for mobile applications.” They quietly launched their public beta in September to positive international feedback from targeted groups across Los Angeles, Bangalore, Barcelona, and as far as Yaounde, Cameroon. As a direct contrast to the broad, nationally curated top list system employed by Google Play and the Apple App Store,

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Friendture – App From Jordan for Planning Group Activities with Friends

Is social media really improving our social lives? According to some statistics, we have never been more detached from each other, and the more virtual connections we make, the fewer chances we have to get excited about the same things. Serial entrepreneur Rola Fayyad couldn’t agree more with that. In an attempt to redefine the way we interact with our

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Nokia Acquires Withings to Accelerate Entry into Digital Health

Nokia recently acquired Withings S.A., a pioneer and leader in the connected health revolution with a family of award-winning digital health products and services to help people all over the world lead healthier, happier and more productive lives. Withings will be part of our Nokia Technologies business. “We have said consistently that digital health was an area of strategic interest

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AllplusGT Launches App That Remotely Disables Cellphone Apps

  Company develops app to control inappropriate cellphone use at work, at home and while driving. GUATEMALA CITY, GUATEMALA – AllplusGT announces the launch of ShutOffApp.com, an innovative app that enables users to control inappropriate use of smartphones by either family members or employees. “Our mission is to develop innovative apps for smartphone users,” says CEO Julio Montes. “We intend

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