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Cannabis App Booted From Play Store: Will They Win Appeal?

The Loud Cannabis App works like this: patients who have been cleared by their doctor for use of medical cannabis log in to the app, which is HIPAA compliant (meaning patient verification and confidentially is up to snuff). The patient is then connected directly to growers, who deliver the medicinal goods with their own drivers

Best Apps for Moms

The best apps for moms won’t clutter her phone or repeat features, but provide unique features to help busy moms. See how just three apps can improve mom’s day in all sorts of ways! HopSkipDrive It’s challenging to get your child (even harder with more than one!) to the latest activity or newest friend’s house.

The Match.com of Friendship Apps: GoBe Groups

Ever see a great event you want to attend, a fitness class you’d like to try, or have a day you want to spend at the beach…but maybe you’re in a new city, maybe your friends are busy, or maybe you want to meet new people — regardless of the reason, it can be hard

3 Best Cat Apps for Your Inner Cat Lady

The internet is literally full of cats. A cat haven for cat lovers. In fact, a study published on June 12th by assistant professor Jessica Gall Myrick at Indiana University surveyed almost 7,000 people about their cat video viewing habits and how it affects their moods. The study found that people who watch cat videos feel

Celebrity Apps: Which to Skip, Which to Not to Miss

Many celebrities have jumped at the money-making prospect in apps, but many miss the mark.  We tried the apps and let you know which celebrity apps not to miss and which to definitely skip. Any celebrity apps you’ve been playing that you can’t get enough of? 1. Kim Kardashian’s Kim Kardashian Hollywood, on iOS and Android

SAWBO Releases Deployer, an Educational App for Developing Countries

An animated man moves across the screen as a narrator explains the symptoms of Ebola, and then various ways to prevent the spread of the deadly disease. The animations illustrates each symptom and preventative tactics that are described in the voice-over. This just one of more than 50 animations that SAWBO — which stands for Scientific

Best Apps for a Perfect Night of Sleep in 2015

Getting a good night of rest can make or break the following day. The process of falling asleep and waking up is regulated by our natural circadian rhythms, but there are lots of apps out there that can augment our natural cycle — especially if that cycle involves laying in bed for hours staring at

Instacart: Fill your fridge from your couch with this App!

Instacart is a small company that, through an application, allows users to do their grocery shopping from the comfort of their home. Groceries are then delivered promptly to the user’s exact location within a pre-determined time frame. Thus far, the start-up delivery company seems to be having great success – in the last round of

Top Dating Apps: Bumble changes the Dating game!

Tinder, OKCupid, Coffee Meets Bagel.. there are a lot of dating apps out there. So, what makes Bumble so different? With Bumble, only women can start the conversation when a match is made. Another detail is Snapchat-like photo sharing during chat as well! Job title and company, as well as school history, is a nice perk too!

Prevent Friends From Arriving Late And Getting Lost Using Jink App

Have you ever found yourself waiting for a friend who takes forever to arrive because he/she lost direction?  Jink app has made sure that such situations will be a thing of the past. With Jink, you can privately share your location with your friend. The Taipei-based app allows users to register with their phone number

Music Streaming: Soundwave versus Spotify

When it comes to music streaming, there are a lot of contenders. Not just everyone goes to their iTunes catalog to listen to music. A huge perk of streaming music is music discovery. Spotify is ruling the mobile market, with contending apps like Pandora and.. Soundwave. Haven’t heard of it? Listen up: Soundwave is a

One App to find everything – in Mexico!

Locked out of your apartment at midnight and want to find a locksmith? What about an emergency plumber? Running out of fuel and need to find the nearest gas station? Need an ATM? Are you trying to find the closest drugstore, flower shop or restaurant? Hotels, Bars, and Restaurants? The answer to this questions is

PVLL App: Simply Share & Edit Texts

Texting seems pretty simple and straight-forward, but even conversing over texts can be taken to a next level. With the app Pvll (Pull), users are able to manage their conversations. Sure, it is a peculiar idea, but so far the app has a 4.2 out of 5 stars in Google Play! Basically, the Pvll app

Google Inbox: Have you tried it yet?

Google Inbox is still invite only – in theory. If you’ve you been longing to try out their new gmail app you just have to ask. Google is been pretty liberal with its invites – it might have started out a bit slow, but now, anyone who asks has been getting invites the same day.

Starbucks Launches First Mobile Order & Pay

Starbucks launched a new Mobile Order & Pay app in Portland, Oregon on the 3rd of December. They’re expecting to introduce this feature nationally in early 2015. The new app allows customers to place their orders in advance and pick their order up at the Starbucks store which is most convenient. The mobile feature is

HabitRPG: Turn your tasks into a game!

We are always testing and looking out for new Apps, from games and fitness to productivity and creative tools. A recent “task-tracker” app that caught our eye was HabitRPG. Building habits is really difficult, so apps have made this endeavor much easier for people to focus and achieve new lifestyle changes. But most task apps

Google Wallet Usage Increases After Apple Pay Launch

It seems that Apple might have inadvertently helped increase the popularity of Google Wallet among the masses. In a new report via Ars Technica states that users of Google Wallet have nearly doubled and transactions have increased by 50 percent in recent months – thanks possibly to the recent release and launch of Apple Pay.

Less.Mail: Artificial Intelligence based email assistant

Robin Labs has just launched a new email app for Android users called Less.Mail. While there are hundreds of email apps in the Google Play Store, Less.Mail is an all new Artificial Intelligence based email client that handles routine email responses by using automatic responses based on the original email’s context. Users are able to

What you need to know about Two Dots Game

TwoDots is a new puzzle game that’s free to play; it is the sequel to the hugely popular game called Dots. The original Dots game was based on free play that involved matching colors, but with this TwoDots, you’ll have to do more. Join two dots, sink anchors, extinguish flames, make bombs and much more

The Kardashians: If You Can’t Beat Them, Join Them

There are two people in this world: those that keep up with the Kardashians and those who don’t admit it. The story of Kim Kardashian is a familiar one riddled with celebrities until she became one herself. With the E! reality show Keeping Up with the Kardashians, she successfully broke into the industry as a

Milk Music – The Next Big Thing in Music App

Milk Music is not a new app; it was launched in March this year. Milk Music is a free streaming music service designed exclusively for Samsung device owners. As its monthly subscription option, Milk Premium, was just introduced on July 31, perhaps it is a good time to evaluate this app again.     Samsung

Replace Punchcards with this Business Loyalty App

Imagine the business discovery platform Yelp and coupon service RetailMeNot in one app. The mobile app LoyalBlocks acts as a virtual loyalty card and rewards program for a variety of businesses. LoyalBlocks sorts stores by distance. Then, users can view current specials- ranging from a free pint of beer to discounted laser treatments- and add stores that

Get a Second Chance with Dating App Happn

Missed a chance of fate? There’s an app for that. Happn uses GPS technology to reveal dating profiles by proximity. Happn produces a feed of profiles, allowing you to “heart” users. Based on reciprocity, chat is impossible unless both people exhibit interest. Profiles must be linked with Facebook which is then used to upload pictures,

Can I Have Your (DNA Dating) Number?

Dating DNA does not use an exact science to offer matches. However, by recording answers to almost 300 questions, the company does gathers precise information to find potential matches. Instead of calling itself an online dating website, Dating DNA describes itself as “a tool to help you determine your level of compatibility with those you

Trust the Stars and the Internet to Find Your Next Love Interest

He loves you, she loves you not. That’s just how dating works sometimes. But by incorporating astrology and a range of filters, MiuMeet’s free dating app hopes to help members find what they are looking for in partners. Members can upload pictures (including ones from Facebook), write a description, and select their interests. Popular interest groups include

Mobile Apps have begun Digitalizing Grocery coupons

According to Adage, consumers are using mobile tools to find manufacturer deals and make buying lists as they trawl the stores. For a long time, phones have mainly been used for shopping of electronics, entertainment products and restaurants. However, food and medicine are emerging as another category that is attracting mobile shopping. According to Omnicom

Best Dating App: CiaoYou!

You’ve certainly been in a similar situation before: you get on the train and you spot a hottie, but you didn’t get a chance to talk. How can you know if you will ever see him again? Or you’ve noticed the girl of your dreams driving by, how can you possibly ever connect with her?

Adobe Rolls Out a New Standalone Mobile Storytelling App for iPad

Adobe is well known for many of its Award Winning software products such as Lightroom and Photoshop for its desktop customers. Increasingly, however, Adobe is beginning to explore the mobile market. On Thursday 8th, May, Adobe launched Adobe Voice, an all-new story telling App for mobile users. How it Works According to the company’s website,

New Online Dating App For Lesbians: Dattch

“Dattch: Meet Great Lesbian and Bisexual Women”, is the motto of this new online dating app. Dattch is built by women and ONLY for women! The founders of this app understand the fact that the lesbian/guy community is still being “left out” in the online dating world and they decided to change all that with

Mobile Tech Contributions to Healthcare & Patient Experiences

Although it is now possible to mobile deposit a check using your phone and discarding the paper document, it is almost impossible to schedule a medical appointment without making a call to the physician’s office.  The technology has been available for well over ten years and yet it has only penetrated a tiny fraction of

LinkedUp! Online Dating App

Scared of online dating because you might end up with someone who turns out is unemployed? That won’t happen with LinkedUp!, a brand new online dating app that uses your LinkedIn profile to find perfect “matches” Yes, this app is like Tinder and LinkedIn all-in-one! We’re happy that for once it’s not Facebook that’s linked

The Top Mobile Browsers of 2014: Which Is Right For You?

Browsing the internet is currently one of the top uses for smartphones and tablets. In fact, according to recent studies, over 25 percent of smartphone users only access the internet from their mobile device. This has led to a projection of an increase in mobile traffic by over 26 times within the coming years. With

Top ranked gambling game apps for 2014

Nowadays, the technology is advancing with a tremendous speed. Every other day we hear about a new technological breakthrough aimed at making our life easier. Admittedly, the mobile phones and portable computers have undergone a significant improvement at the recent years and apart from the purely entertaining aspect, they are irreplaceable assistants in the business and personal matters but we shouldn’t underestimate their ability

Umoove: Human-computer interaction

Listen Up! Dynamic apps that enhance human-computer interactions are the next big thing. The prospect of having a mobile app that creates an eye and face tracking solution, and compatible with all mobile devices is insanely impressive. That is exactly what Umoove, founded in 2010, has done. Actually, Umoove is a dynamic app that delivers

Experiencing a Dwindling Eye Sight? Try GLASSESOFF App

Glassesoff has released a new app! This is a revolutionary iPhone app that will make it unnecessary to carry your reading glasses. There are hundreds of millions of people around the globe who experience problems with their vision during reading as a result of deteriorated eye visual due to aging. If you are one of

Is it better to have a cross-platform mobile app?

A cross-platform mobile app is an app that can work across the top platforms: iOS, Windows Phone and Android. It is a promise of cloud storage that will enable customers to access data anytime, everywhere, on any mobile device. As such, many are of the view that cross-platform tools (CPTs) can be used to solve

Best Dating App: POF (PLENTY OF FISH)

If you ever broke up with someone, you’ve certainly had someone telling you that “there’s plenty of other fish” in the sea. POF (Plenty Of Fish), an only dating app proves the statement right! With over 55 million members and more than 200 exchanged messages per week, you’ll have a big change to find “the

New App To Look For: “Need” for Social Networking

Looking for a new social networking app? Check out Need, a fresh app (only 3 months old) that was created by a small team in San Francisco! Need is often compared to Jelly (a similar app), so you might already have an idea already about what Need really is about if you’re familiar with new

Automatic Is Your Personal Smart Driving Assistant (App + Device)

New apps are getting developed every day. But this one I just had to share with you! A personal driving assistant that will save you money on your car? Yes, that’s the kind of app I would use! Today’s featured app is Automatic, an app that connects your car and smartphone for the ultimate driving experience. To

Best Dating App: Tingle

” Tingle – A great reason to be single”, doesn’t this catchy motto just makes you want to download the online dating app right away? With Tingle, you can meet other singles and meet up but you can also just flirt online and make phone calls for short fun. The best part? You don’t have

How Much Are You Willing To Spend On A Mobile App?

When spending money on apps, how much is too much? If you go by popular opinion, any price is too high. ABI recently did a survey which showed that most of us aren’t paying anything for the apps we use. In July/2013, Flurry, an app analytic service, researched app pricing. The results suggested that consumers,

Get “Unsocial” With The Cloak App

Cloak is the perfect app if your rather not see those annoying persons that apparently are in your area. How does it exactly work? Link your Instagram and Foursquare account to the Cloak app and the app will automatically give you a notification when one of your Instagram/Foursquare friends are nearby. It’s the perfect way to

7 Apps Every Frugal Person Must Have!

In an era of government shutdowns, parting with money could not be even more excruciating. However, it is also an era of real-time communication and really clever gadgets, and frugality has never been more achievable.   With the help of your tablet or smartphone, you can capitalise on hundreds of apps designed to help you

Could Your Next Tinder Match Be With A Celebrity?

Not only “unknown” people are trying to find their perfect match on Tinder, even celebrities are! Hey, no one wants to be lonely and since Tinder is the hottest online dating app out there right now, celebs see it as the opportunity to find someone to fill that empty whole. But the thing is, celebrities

B2B Mobile Hospitality Platform GuestDriven Raises $3 Million To Grow Platform

GuestDriven, the B2B travel start-up company based in Montreal (Canada), is a mobile hospitality platform that gives hospitality brands the opportunity to engage with their guests and give them a better hospitality experience. With the possibilities of analyzing customers’ behavior, spending powers, interests and more GuestDriven is the perfect mobile platform for the hospitality industry

App To Look For: Any.do

If you’re not an organized and structured person, and you have a lot to do during the day, it can create chaos and stress in your life! But why make it difficult when there’s an app like Any.do that helps you organize your day? Forget the stress, just run through your tasks one at a

App to Look For: Disco Zoo!

This week, our App to Look For is a fun, free game from the makers of TinyTower – Disco Zoo! Pixelated animals and zoo patrons, all ready for a party! There are common, rare, and mythical animals just waiting to be uncovered – literally. This game involves building up a zoo with animals uncovered from

Dating App: 3nder

We all know the Tinder dating app right now, but what happens next? After you’ve found your ultimate Tinder crush (or not), 3nder is going to be waiting for you.. maybe! Yes, it may seem ridiculous but there are Apps for everyone. C’est la vie! 3nder is the new dating app where threesomes are made,

Facebook Tests Mobile Graph Search

The social-networking giant Facebook has scheduled to release a whole set of new applications for Smartphone in 2014. This clue well suits the room about news for Facebook Graph Search for mobile phones. It seems that Graph Search is soon going to become a significant part of that wholesale release. The product is a budding

Awesome Mobile Game Apps: Kairosoft Ltd!

Have you played the mobile sim games Oh Edo Towns or Hot Spring Story? These games are developed by the Japanese developer Kairosoft Ltd Mobile Games and here is a brief story about this leading giant!

Best Dating App: Badoo for iOS and Android

From 2013 to 2014, we are in the era of mobile dating apps! If you’re single and looking, you must have tried a dating app by now. At Top Mobile Trends, we review the best dating apps out there. This week, our featured app is Badoo. Badoo is a location-based dating app, as most are,

App To Look For: Splitwise

Splitting the cost of rent, owing someone money or knowing that some people still owe you can be all very confusing. Splitwise is an app that keeps everything simply organized for you. The app gives you an overview of how much you owe people and how much people owe you. It also keeps track of

App To Look For: Dumb Ways To Die

Attack of the addictive mobile games. Sure, they’re fun, but so frustrating! This game is silly, colorful, and down right fun. Enjoy 15 hilarious mini-games as you attempt to collect all the charmingly dumb characters for your train station, achieve high scores and unlock the famous music video that started it all. From piranhas and platforms

Best Dating App: Avocado – for Couples

Top Mobile Trends wanted to share another awesome mobile dating app, but this one is for couples, rather than for finding a date! Avocado, is the fun, private, and secure app for couples to stay connected. Send messages, share calendars and lists, send photos, and much more! It’s just for you two. It features a

App To Look For: GoTask

GoTask (Google Task client) is a great new productivity app! Keep your to-do list in line by sorting your tasks and scheduling alerts. The best thing about this app is that it is simple. No bells and whistles, so you can focus on getting the job done. It is free from the App store!  

Best Dating Apps: Delightful

“Bringing you closer, one date at the time.” This is Delightful’s motto and the app tries everything to make it happen. Sometimes you want to take your date somewhere new or you are just running out of inspiration. A walk in the park and going to the movies is fun, but change is good and

App To Look For: Behance 3.0

Behance, the official iOS app of the popular creative platform of the same name, has just been updated to version 3.0!   Released back in December 2011 for iPhone and iPod touch, Behance for iOS has finally gone universal for iPad and iPad mini — the better to see and showcase collections of creative work

Vensette Beauty App

Vensette is the perfect app for busy women who still want to look good in a matter of time! Just got off work and have to be at a party in 2 hours? Then this app will save you! Vensette is the first app that collaborates with freelance beauty and hair professionals and luxury hotels.

Get Fit With Strava

Strava is a social fitness app. With all the social apps nowadays, the Strava app doesn’t come as a surprise! Strava is an online community with athletes all over the world, who connect with each other to compete and get fit together. These athletes don’t just quit or give up because of a bad day or bad

Youghty – Competitions Through Photo Sharing

  Competitions are fun, and so is sharing pictures – so why not combining them? That’s exactly what Youghty is all about! Youghty lets you share your pictures, follow others and like their pictures  ( sounds familiar, right?). But there’s more to it. Youghty creates competitions which make sharing pictures extra fun. An example of a

App To Look For: Sunrise

Apps are a huge part of our lives, admit it. Our smartphones are built up of our own customized selection of apps – from games and photo editing, to to-do lists and exercise recording. If you need it, there is an App for it! Although there are a million Apps, Top Mobile Trends wants to

Momento – Your Personal Diary App

With social media making everything that’s going on in our lives public, it’s nice to have an app to keep a personal diary that for once doesn’t get exposed to the world wide web. Momento makes it easy to look back and reflect about moments in your life by keeping a personal diary. Write your

App To Look For: VSCO Cam

Top Mobile Trend’s featured App To Look For is VSCO Cam. This is a photo editing app, similar to Instagram, but which much more creative editing options. It is available on both iOS and Android!

The Best Cloud Storage Platforms – Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud

In the recent times of countless data storage and data sharing, Cloud storage is one of the best options available where you can keep your business’s vital data safe and accessible. With the advent of cloud storage and cloud servers, it has become extremely easy and accessible to backup all the crucial files and data