Tag Archives: apps

social media

4 Social Media Marketing Tools to Catapult Your Brand in 2017

Four tools to help simplify and refine your social media strategy

With brands emerging each year, vying for the public’s attention, learn four cost efficient social…

By Cameka Smith

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Strength

Stuck in a Rut? 5 Ways to Discover Your Strength — #TechieFit 2017

Five ways to stay strong as you work toward achieving your fitness goals

Staying on track with your fitness goals can be difficult. Romy Antoine + Nathaniel J.…

By Nathaniel J.

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GPS

#Techies Hang up Military Uniform to Launch Pickup Basketball GPS App

Military veterans are the next pedigree to take the tech scene by storm

Harvard, Stanford, and other top schools tend to get all the “street cred” for launching…

By Nathaniel J.

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Productivity

7 Productivity Apps Your Smartphone Needs Now

Install these apps on your smartphone now to get the new year started right

Looking to step up your productivity game in 2017? These are the top 8 apps…

By Lynne d Johnson

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4 Go-To Apps for Connecting With Like-Minded People

These social apps will help you disconnect from work and meet people with similar interests

With so much of our lives spent working, it’s easy to forget to interact with…

By Black Enterprise

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5 Apps to Help You Travel Like a Local

The go to places that locals go is a great way to discover the heart of a city

Nowadays vacationers and travel enthusiasts are avoiding touristy hot spots to experience city culture from…

By Kandia Johnson

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App

Why the Funnel System Isn’t Cutting It for Your Mobile App

Here’s why you need to rethink your current mobile strategy

Ditch the delivery funnel and implement a people-first approach to app development. Here’s how to…

By Black Enterprise

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App

Textbook Refers to Slaves as ‘Workers,’ So She Creates Watchdog App

Dr. Tynes was inspired to create the app after a mom discovered that her son’s world geography textbook referred to African slaves as “workers”

A new web app developed by associate professor, Dr. Brendesha Tynes, Rate My Media, is…

By Samara Lynn

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Mobile

How Going Mobile First Gives Your Business a Leg Up

People are now turning to their phones for information a lot more frequently than they are starting up their laptops

Here are lessons on how to get started with your own mobile app — and…

By Black Enterprise

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How Customers are Changing the App World (and How You Can Keep Them Engaged)

Tips on how to fulfill the many demands of today's mobile-focused and tech savvy consumer

“There’s an app for that.” That phrase has become shorthand for our current reality. These…

By Black Enterprise

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Legal Equalizer App May Save Your Life When Pulled Over

Sandra Bland's death inspired the creation of a potentially life saving app

Legal Equalizer uses location services and integrates with a mobile device’s address book. Users can…

By Samara Lynn

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NeNe Leakes is Now Available in App Form

Girl, say "Hi!" to the new NeNe Leakes app

Having one’s likeness in an app has become de rigueur for recognition as a reality…

By Samara Lynn

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Android

Here’s What’s Up With the New Android OS

Love Android? Get ready to love the operating system more when the newest version, code named Android N, is released

“…you can dig into the guts of an Android phone or tablet.”

By Samara Lynn

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food

We’re Sick to Our Stomachs Over Food Delivery Apps

VCs are full from funding food delivery apps

Who doesn’t love the ease of ordering takeout with a few taps after a hard…

By Samara Lynn

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Five Useful Apps for Veterans This Memorial Day

These apps for veterans offer assistance for PTSD, benefits information, networking and more

Make the veterans in your life aware of these useful apps, created specifically for them.

By Samara Lynn

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Mother-Daughter Power Team Launch Tech Startup, Mixtroz

Mixtroz seeks to recreate the networking-at-events experience

She says she felt like a “creep”, “Checking out other women’s breast areas to confirm…

By Samara Lynn

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E-Commerce is Going to Blow Up Even More

If you are going to launch a tech startup, make sure you incorporate e-commerce

Traffic and purchase levels were significantly higher on iOS devices than Android devices…

By Samara Lynn

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Opening Up Cable Boxes is a Good Thing, People

People are freaking out over the FCC's proposal to open up cable boxes. It's a good thing, and here's why

It’s a mind-boggling example of unfounded fear.

By Samara Lynn

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LendStreet Lands $28 Million Funding to Help Consumer Debt

Just in time for Financial Literacy Month: LendStreet's $28 million infusion of capital will allow the company to help more consumers get out of debt

“There’s still so much we can do and will do, to make finance work for…

By Samara Lynn

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How to Set Up Video Surveillance on the Cheap (for Home or Office)

Surveillance of your home or office needn't be an expensive endeavor

Surveillance of your home or office needn’t be an expensive endeavor.

By Samara Lynn

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