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UberConference launches iOS & Android apps to help you conference better on the go

Inventive conference call service UberConference, from the inventor of Google Voice, has launched new apps for iOS and Android, a move that will make conference call experiences better even if you’re a highly mobile worker. UberConference won the top prize …

“Pull-to-refresh” inventor launches new iOS game, Letterpress

last yearTechnology : GigaOM

The guy who invented the wildly popular pull-to-refresh feature you see in so many iOS apps these days has a new app out starting Wednesday, his first since leaving Twitter. Letterpress is a simple, two-player word-based strategy game, and it's free on the App Store.

App Helps Inventor Communicate With Disabled Son

The Huffington Post: Not one for letting technological barriers get in the way of his son’s health, an Associate Professor of Computer Science at Wake Forest University named Paul Pauca invented a communication app called Verbal Victor. Pauca, originally from Peru but now living in North Carolina, is also a father. The app shares the [...]

Working To Improve Autocorrect, An App Finds An Unlikely Audience: The Blind

Fleksy’s inventors just wanted to make an easier way for your cell-phone keyboard not to misspell everything. They quickly found out this could be truly revolutionary for the visually impaired.

Autodesk 3D CAD modeling app for Mac leverages Mountain Lion features

Autodesk last week released to the Apple App Store the Mac version of its Inventor Fusion 3D CAD modeling application. For free! Offered alongside the release of OS X Mountain Lion, the software offers direct manipulation capabilities and aims for great ease of use, the company said.

iPhone Case Doubles as a Stun Gun

Looking to ward off attackers? Well, there's no app for that, but there is this. A couple of inventors in Baton Rouge, La., are offering limited-edition Yellow Jacket iPhone cases that double as stun guns The case will emit 650K volts, which is enough to take down an attacker. Show More Summary

Daily iPhone App: Dabble challenges you to spell words quickly

Dabble -The Fast Thinking Word Game is an iOS word game that mixes Scrabble with word jumble and throws in a timer. It is based on a new and popular board game created by a 84-year-old inventor George Weiss and distributed by INI, LLC. Dabble presents you with 20 letter tiles that you arrange into words. Show More Summary

Dig Into Popular Science With PopSci Interactive

2 years agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

This new interactive app brings videos of inventors discussing their inventions in depth to iPhone, iPad and iPod touch owners.

Starting with a graphic novel, The Inventor will chronicle the life of Nikola Tesla (exclusive)

The Inventor is a graphic novel about the life of innovator Nikola Tesla. If it takes off, it could become a game, movie, and a series of apps. The aim is to create a transmedia entertainment property.

Off Topic, But

(April 26, 2012 09:41 AM, by Arnold Kling) Last time I did any computer programming, it was using a text editor. So I was really blown away by App Inventor for Android, which is a visual programming environment. Is that pretty standard now? Is there something similar for... (0 COMMENTS)

8 Insights From Upstart Inventors Under 30

From a photo sharing app to clothing made from sour milk, we look at the origin stories of eight inventors under 30.

8 Insights From Upstart Inventors

From a photo sharing app to clothing made from sour milk, we look at the origin stories of eight inventors under 30.

InStudios Brings Visualizations to Your Imagination

2 years agoMobile / Mobile Apps : 148Apps

InStudios is a visualization app for inventors, artists, and creative types in general.

Pull-To-Refresh Inventor Says There’s No Need To Worry About Twitter’s Patent Application

Loren Brichter, the developer behind Tweetie and its hugely popular pull-to-refresh gesture, which has now made its way into countless iOS apps, has spoken out about Twitter’s recent move to patent the feature. Speaking on the One More Thing podcast, Brichter said that there’s really no need for people to worry about it. It was [...]Show More Summary

CILDC: Mobile Apps & Mobile Web Development

Six speakers in 45 minutes! Here are some highlights… MIT App Inventor and jQuery: MIT App Inventor – a web-based Android app development tool. Store your code at the site, can test what you’re building by using the site. Has a designer that lets you add components, modules, etc. Has an AppToMarket that uploads your [...]

Geekolinks: 3/18

2 years agoOdd : Geekosystem

R.I.P. the inventor of Red Bull (The Daily What) Pinterest's problem with fake accounts (Ars) The greatest doctors of the nerd world (Popped Culture) Controlling crowds with apps (/.) Facebook Hacker's Cup has a winner (TNW) Guy Fawkes masks featured in fashion show (Oy&Co) Pictures of Presidents drinking beer (BuzzFeed) (title pic via Neatorama)

Ray Kurzweil Talks Entrepreneurship, Apps, and The Future Of Education [TCTV]

2 years agoTechnology : TechCrunch

Legendary scientist, inventor, futurist, and all-around tech icon Ray Kurzweil is attending the ongoing South By Southwest Interactive conference for the first time ever this year, and TechCrunch TV was very excited to be able to sit down with him for an interview. Show More Summary

Inventor Portrait: Ralph Baer (The Father of Video Games)

Ralph Baer is often called the father of video games. His invention, the Magnavox Odyssey, was the first home console system. I photographed and interviewed him this summer as part of my ongoing series on inventors (the book and app for which will be out eventually I promise). Since he turns 90 years old this [...] No related posts.

MIT App Inventor Launches Beta Version, Gives Anyone A Chance To Create An Android App [News]

MIT has revived Google App Inventor, and has launched a beta version of their own MIT App Inventor. App Inventor is a visual, web-based  tool which allows  virtually anyone to develop Android apps without any coding skills. In order to use App Inventor, all you’ll need is a Google account. The process starts in your [...]

MIT opens App Inventor to all, launches public Beta

2 years agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

You'd be forgiven for thinking you've already read this article. Truthfully, you pretty much already have. The software is the same (App Inventor), the milestone is the same (public availability), even the development status is the same (beta). Show More Summary

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