Tag Archives: apps

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. […]

We pick our top ten free Black Friday apps!

Now that Black Friday is just around the corner (Nov 29), many are getting ready for some serious shopping. If you feel like joining in the craze, but shy away from crowds, the apps below will help you escape the madness that will hit the stores as of tomorrow, and will let you enjoy some […]

How to establish a successful beta testing community

Our experience is that apps that last are those we build together with our users. User feedback is one of the most important sources of improvement, together with our own research. This is why we could not leave it to chance. For over a year now, we have been actively collecting and analyzing feedback from […]

In the news: Kindle fire HDX 8.9 with Android review: Bigger is still beautiful

 KINDLE FIRE HDX 8.9 REVIEW: BIGGER IS STILL BEAUTIFUL We loved the Kindle Fire HDX. It’s faux-Android wrapped up in a budget body so beautiful you’ll learn to stop worrying and love the forked OS. Now its big brother, the HDX 8.9, is here with the same flavor of lovely in a stretched-out package. Read […]

In the news: Microsoft’s Steve Ballmer gives final emotional speech

MICROSOFT’S STEVE BALLMER GIVES FINAL EMOTIONAL SPEECH TO STAFF Among cries of “we love you” from the crowd, Microsoft’s outgoing chief executive Steve Ballmer made his last company-wide speech in a torrent of emotion. ”It’s not about one person,” said Ballmer. “It’s about this company – a company that’s important, forward thinking, innovative, ethical, and hires […]

In the news: Microsoft unveils Surface Pro 2

WHAT TO KNOW WHEN CHOOSING DATABASE AS A SERVICE In the past couple of years, we’ve seen more innovation in the SQL database management system (DBMS) category than in the 30-plus years since commercial products became available. The past decade’s web 2.0 sites have mostly driven this innovation, which looks to bridge some of the […]

Thank you for 1 million Windows Phone downloads!

Who was it that said the first million was the hardest? In that case, as of this month we are going to have it real easy! Our Windows Phone applications just hit one million downloads – and are moving quickly towards the next million. We are looking forward to the purchases hitting this number, which […]

Hotels 4D and GPS Voice Navigation score 4 out of 3

Things are getting surreal in the Melon Mobile headquarters as our winning streak continues and is starting to surpass our expectations. Last night, June 28, Melon Mobile won four prizes at the Bulgarian Web Awards 2013. Our Hotels 4D and GPS Voice Navigation were distinguished in all three categories they were submitted and Hotels 4D […]

4 great apps for healthy living

Our intensive everyday life often prevents us from living and eating healthy. We usually do not have much time to do sports because of long to-do lists and tight schedules. A great number of people have adopted really harmful habits such as smoking and at the same have no consistent nutritious diet. Let’s take a […]