Sleep Science from Sleep Genius Integrates with Samsung Gear 2 Smartwatch

According to Citrix’s latest report on the state of the mobile industry, fitness and health tracking devices are driving demand for wearable tech. It also shows that health and fitness apps are the fastest growing app category, along with gaming apps and social media apps.

Book Your Next Tee Time Online with an Open Table Site for Golfers

EZLinks Golf, Inc.’s CEO Gary Cohen, the company behind the new online tee time booking site summed things up, “Golf can be challenging. Booking a tee time shouldn’t be.” In the latest column from Crain’s Chicago Business Danny Ecker on Sports, Mr. Cohen said that online bookings for tee times rose 25% year over […]

Taking the Middleman out of Mobile Publishing

MediaWire Mobile allows print publishers to publish digital editions to both Apple and Android OS’s using a single file, a PDF for example, and also comes with social login features, mobile analytics and reader registration data insights.

Create Mobile Contacts From Paper Lists (in the snap of a pic)

Ringya recently launched a contact management app that lets you create contact lists on your phone by simply snapping a picture of a paper list with names, email addresses and phone numbers on it. While other contact management apps exist, Plaxo, Xobni, and Google Contacts to name a few, Ringya is the first of it’s kind that lets you snap a picture and instantly create a contact list.

Career Development in the Social Media Era

A recent article in Investor’s Business Daily highlighted some ways in which savvy executives can help cultivate their workforce in a new era, with new tools, and new methods. Among the new tools, and trends in corporate development was the ability to constantly train employees, allow lateral and not just vertical movement.

Social TV Market Changes as Viggle Buys GetGlue

In an announcement this morning, Viggle inc. (VGGL), who operates a television loyalty service business, has entered into an agreement to acquire GetGlue, the popular Social TV application for $25mil in cash and 48.3 million shares of stock. GetGlue founder and CEO Alex Iskold will join Viggle’s Board of Directors and also hold a senior […]

How Foursquare Re-invented Explore, Local Search Open to Everyone

Originally Published as Foursquare Explore Local Search Open for Everyone on Technorati Social Media Foursquare announced earlier this week that they will be opening up their local search product to everyone, without any need to sign-up or “check-in”.  With the enormous amount of information from it’s 25,000,000 members, who have combined to leave around 30 million ‘tips’ […]

Kuapay Expands Mobile Payment Solution to New York Market

Originally published as Kuapay Gets $4Mil, Expands Mobile Payments to NYC in Technorati Business Santa Monica based Kuapay, who recently raised $4mil from a single private investor,  announced it’s plans for entering the New York City market yesterday. The company provides consumers with a free wallet app available for iOS, Android, Blackberry and soon  Windows Phone, enabling them […]

Lifecrowd & Eventup Kick Off Partnership With Unique Event

Originally published as Lifecrowd & Eventup Kick Off Partnership With Unique Event on Technorati. Los Angeles based startup, Lifecrowd, along with fellow LA startup Eventup, announced a partnership last week designed to enhance the user experiences for customers of both services.  They also held an event highlighting the partnership last Thursday, June 7th at Geisha Studio in […]