Comparing Five iOS Travel Management Apps

There are a number of candidates in the App Store , but these five stood out: Google Trips, App in the Air, Kayak, TripCase, and TripIt. All the apps have most of the same basic features. After you set up an account with their service, they scan your ...
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Person with disability praises MMDA for coding exemption

The next day, Magdaraog received a message from the MMDA chairmans office asking for the Official Receipt and Certificate of Registration (OR/CR) of his car, medical certificate, and some personal details. In another Facebook post, the person with...
Rappler        


#AskTheTaxWhiz: Are you afraid of the BIR?

However, a Revenue Officer (or a BIR examiner) is not authorized to visit your office or store any time unless there is a Mission Order issued and signed by the Regional Director pursuant to the BIRs Tax Compliance Verification Drive (or Tax Mapping ...
Rappler        


AppleCare Can Now be Purchased Up to One Year After Buying an iPhone

A customer that purchases a new iPhone now has up to one year to purchase AppleCare for the device, compared to 60 days previously, according to multiple people familiar with the matter. Apple has yet to update the fine print on its website, but...
Mac Rumors        


Pricier subscription apps keep shoppers engaged

While its true that offering a low price to purchase an app is the best way to reel in new consumers, keeping the cost low could actually backfire. According to a recent report from Liftoff, a mobile app marketing and retargeting solution, setting ...
Fierce (registration)        


Opinion: Are subscription-based apps the future, or will they implode?

The decision of the popular writing app Ulysses to switch from a one-off purchase to a monthly or annual subscription has attracted a great deal of criticism. Heres a sprinkling of views from the comments. Subscribe to a text editor? Im out. I bought ...
9to5Mac        


Apple Rolls Out In-App Ratings, Developer Responses to App Store Reviews With iOS 10.3

The new StoreKit API available on iOS 10.3 makes it easy for customers to provide App Store ratings and reviews without leaving your app, the company explained over at its developer-oriented blog. Simply choose when youd like to prompt the user ...
NDTV        


Five Google Tango apps your AR phone needs right now

With the Tango engine you can create tracks that would be virtually impossible in the real world, with loops, launchers, gates, and, of course, lots and lots of cars. And dont be scared away by the in-app purchases you dont have to spend a penny to ...    
PCWorld        


How to Add SMS to Your Node.js Apps with Express

The Nexmo SMS API allows you to send and receive a high volume of SMS anywhere in the world. Once you get your virtual phone number, you can use the API to manage outbound messages (sending) and inbound messages (receiving). In this article...    
ProgrammableWeb        


Apple Adds Discovery, Referrer Data to App Analytics Tool

Optimize your marketing campaigns by focusing on the apps that drive the most App Store impressions, downloads, and billings. This service captures data from apps using the StoreKit API to load a product page, along with Apple apps such as Messages,...    
ADT Magazine        


iOS 10.3 Adds New File System, Find My AirPods, and More

Apple has released iOS 10.3, a major update which includes a new file system, lets you track your AirPods with Find My iPhone, and provides a host of other notable tweaks. You can install the 560 650 MB update via Settings General Software Update ...    
TidBITS        


Play 'The Sims Mobile' on Your iPhone or Android Right Now

The latest iteration of the gaming classic, The Sims, has arrived as a soft launch for both iOS and Android in Brazil. Aptly named The Sims Mobile, this free-to-play game seems to be very faithful to the PC-based version that won it so much acclaim ...    
Gadget Hacks        


Why Ulysses subscription pricing is good for the App Store [Opinion]

Ulysses, one of the best writing apps on the Mac and iOS, just switched to subscription pricing. Itll now cost you 5 per month, or 40 per year. This is fantastic news for Ulysses users. It means the app will generate enough income to support itself.    
Cult of Mac        


Now you can chat with your driver with Uber's new in-app chat feature

This latest update comes a few months after Uber introduced the ability for iOS users in the U.S., the U.K. and Canada to alter their pickup location slightly when the driver is already on their way. Uber also redesigned its app at the end of last year ...    
SiliconANGLE News (blog)        


These apps can help you save money and get financially organized

We make shopping lists on another piece of paper and bring the flyer and shopping list into the store . We clip ... Kerry K. Taylor, a consumer expert and money blogger at Squawkfox.com, says shes saved as much as 250 a month using the app . I do not...    
Financial Post