Put this Virtual Travel Guide on Your Radar
There is a new travel app that you might want to put on your radar. The iOS app, dubbed Radar, is essentially a virtual travel guide. The app delivers personalized recommendations of activities and restaurants to users. The results are collected from across the Web, with the app combining Yahoo’s…
Does Your Startup Idea Have Flare?
GoDaddy has launched a new mobile app that helps professionals get feedback on their startup ideas. The community-based app, called Flare, enables users to share business ideas and get guidance from other entrepreneurs and experts. What’s more, users can also become an adviser to other ideas submitted to the app….
Word Flow Makes Texting Easier and Faster
Another mobile app has driven out of Microsoft Garage, and this one goes by the name of Word Flow Keyboard. Word Flow Keyboard is an iOS keyboard app that is customizable and made to speed up texting. The app comes with free customization options and includes an “Arc” mode for…
The Key to SMS Messaging for Merchants
Shopify merchants will be able to better serve their customers via SMS, thanks to the new iOS keyboard app dubbed Shopkey. Shopkey, which is an e-commece keyboard app for Shopify, gives merchants instant access to their product catalog across all messaging and social apps. This is beneficial because messaging apps…
Microsoft is Trying to Make Fetch Happen
Microsoft must be a fan of the movie “Mean Girls,” because the technology company just launched a new mobile app called Fetch. The app, which is released through Microsoft Garage, can be used to identify and classify dogs by breeds and to tell users what kind of human personality fits…
Step Up Your Selfie Game
Selfie was Oxford Dictionaries’ word of the year in 2013, and it is still trending three years later. In fact, selfies have become so popular that Microsoft recently launched an iOS app dedicated to them. The app, however, is much more than just a camera with a few photo filters….
Cortana Arrives on iOS and Android
Microsoft’s personal digital assistant, named Cortana, is now available to all smartphone users. Microsoft made its digital assistant available on iPhone, Android and Cyanogen OS powered devices to be a companion to users who leverage Windows 10 PCs. This gives Microsoft users even more ways to save time and effort….
Declutter Your Inbox
If you are a victim of a cluttered inbox, consider cleaning it up with the Unroll.Me app. The iOS app identifies subscription emails from a user’s inbox and lists them for easy management. For example, users can unsubscribe from unwanted messages by swiping left on subscriptions. Conversely, users can consolidate subscriptions by swiping…
Tossup Takes the Pain Out of Planning Events
Ever have trouble organizing a get-together with family or friends? If so, there is an app that can help. Tossup is an app from Microsoft Garage, which is a project lab that lets Microsoft employees work on developments that typically have no relation to their primary function within the company….