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Apps - Drivers and passengers can freely switch between Uber and Lyft, but investors thinking about backing either car-hailing app must pick a side and...
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Apps - Newly launched dating app 'The League' has already racked up a waitlist with at least 80,000 names. Founder and CEO Amanda Bradford discusses the...
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Apps - YouTube, already popular with teens, is trying to reach an even younger demographic: preschoolers. Rolfe Winkler reports on a new app called YouTube...
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#NYCTech - If you're a woman looking for a female cabbie, there's now an app for that. “SheTaxis” is a recently launched start-up that connects female passengers with female drivers in the New York City area through an iPhone application....
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Apps - Whether you want to focus at work or just remember people's names, there are apps out there that claim to help you with your brainpower. Eva Tam...
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Advice - Mobile is not just another access point for your online business, it’s an in-store shopping aid. According to SapientNitro, 53 percent of consumers prefer shopping in-store vs other channels. 81 percent of these shoppers want to...
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#NYCTech - Anticipating a vacation – and planning the trip - is often more gratifying than the travel itself. Studies show that the largest boost in happiness comes from the simple act of planning a vacation. Where will you go? How will you...
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Advice - An app requires a healthy balance of development and marketing to ensure sustainability. Your app is not alone. Right now, there are more than 1 million apps in the App Store, vying for users’ attention in nearly every...
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Apps - The start of every great relationship...
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#NYCTech - Mind you, they’re apps you’d no doubt download, anyway, so why not play it forward, especially since there’s no donation involved, nor is there an added cost? CauseTap is a for-profit app discovery platform that benefits...
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Apps - Earlier in the year, we reported that health insurance companies are increasingly looking towards providing free activity monitors as a way to encourage their subscribers to stay physically fit. It’s a win-win. You get a new...
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Apps - If you're traveling abroad, or facing a language barrier, the Google Translate app can help. Nathan Olivarez-Giles takes a look. Video not...
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Advice - These apps will save you hours and headaches. In entrepreneurship and in life, the most valuable commodity is time. There’s never enough of it, and yet a staggering amount is spent doing the mundane tasks that come with running a...
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#NYCTech - New parents take a million pictures but let’s face it: pictures are just part of the story. Blinkbuggy is a platform that allows parents to capture, organize, share and store family memories, all in one safe place. The service is...
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#NYCTech - Ok, so you know the expression, ‘say it with flowers?’ There really is such an expression and Ode a La Rose goes it one better. Ode à la Rose is an innovative online flower delivery service available for most of the Northeast...
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Apps - The rush to get fit may bring a slew of new apps, but analysis reveals the most and least popular fitness apps. Video not showing up? Click here

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