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In the news: Which tech companies protect your data?

WHICH TECH COMPANIES PROTECT YOUR DATA FROM THE GOVERNMENT?  We entrust our most sensitive, private, and important information to technology companies like Google, Facebook, and Verizon. Collectively, these companies are privy to the conversations, photos, social connections, and location data of almost everyone online. The choices these companies make affect the privacy of every one […]

Hotels 4D for Android now with a major update!

The latest Hotels 4D update equipped the Android app with all features available in Hotels 4D for iOS and Windows Phone. This includes an even bigger hotel database of over 850,000 hotels worldwide, complete with deals and promotions, the option to create your personal Hotels 4D account and social media integration. Users can now rate, […]

In the news: Notebook sales still appear dommed, but some companies thrice

NOTEBOOK SALES STILL APPEAR DOOMED, BUT SOME COMPANIES THRIVE Notebook sales were still on the decline in the first quarter of the year, Digitimes Research says, although the “on-year declines were the slowest compared to those in the past five quarters,” and some laptop makers have enjoyed renewed success in the business during the period. […]

Suddenly everyone is into eggs – must be Easter

Dear friends from the Christian world, you are probably extremely busy acquiring eggs right now. Isn’t it a curious time of the year in that regard? But also a nice opportunity to spend a few days with your family or give yourself some time off. We know there is lots to prepare, from dyeing eggs to […]

TAO WellShell becomes finalist in Best of CES 2014

Melon’s client Tao Wellness became a finalist in the Sports and fitness category at this year’s Best of CES awards in Las Vegas last month. Kept in secret until a couple of months before CES 2014, their ingenious fitness and wellness device TAO WellShell became a CES 2014 buzzword, receiving positive coverage by most major […]

Hotels 4D for BlackBerry 10 joins the family

The award-winning accommodation booking platform Hotels 4D just arrived to BlackBerry 10! With this addition, Hotels 4D’s compelling reservations experience is now available for all major mobile platforms: Android, BlackBerry 10, iOS (iPhone and iPad) and Windows Phone. The service is also accessible via web, through the newly redesigned website hotels4d.com Consistent with the other […]

Changes 2014 brings to our blog

Happy New Year, dear friend! In this short first publication, we’d like to let you know what to expect from Melon Mobile’s blog in 2014. We entered the new year full of new ideas and armed with a new focus. Our deepest interests lie within the Windows Phone platform and our successful travel & navigation […]

Melon Mobile: Year 2013 in review

In 2013, the main focus in our own mobile portfolio was on the Travel & Navigation apps: GPS Voice Navigation, Hotels 4D and Speed Cameras. All three grew significantly in features, downloads and popularity.  On the custom development front, we also had exciting and successful projects, most notably the fun winter-sports focused app MAPtoSNOW. Let’s […]

In the news: Viber announces Viber out worldwide

VIBER ANNOUNCES VIBER OUT WORLDWIDE, BRINGS LOW-COST CALLING TO ANY NUMBER Viber, the popular cross-platform messaging and VOIP calling application, is rolling out their Viber Out service worldwide. The service uses credit purchased through in-app purchases, or via credit card for desktop users. Purchased minutes can be used on Android, iOS or the desktop client. In […]