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Local App Alert: 'Tumblewords'
Minicore Studios puts its stamp on the word-game genre
"...is it enough to get noticed on the overcrowded App Store?..."

Jan. 30, 2013 Screens Post by James Renovitch

Austin App Now Under Under Armour Umbrella
MapMyFitness adds tech component to leading sports brand
"...announced last week that it would acquire an Austin-based app, MapMyFitness...."

Nov. 19, 2013 Screens Post by Monica Riese

New Speed-Dating App Developed in Austin Doesn't Want to Waste Your Time
The Round wants you to seize the date
"...The Austin-based co-founder and CEO of the new dating app, The Round, hopes to break the endless cycle of..."

Sept. 11, 2020 Screens Feature by David Sotelo

The Bon Appétit Test Kitchen Crew Has Answers
Nine pro chefs and YouTube personalities tackle our burning food Qs
"...bologna and Velveeta. And that is why the Bon Appétit Test Kitchen team has become an object of national..."

March 20, 2020 Food Feature by Jessi Cape

BarkHappy App Connects Pups for Playtime
It’s a dog meet dog world
"...in on the social media craze. He created an app specifically for dogs and their owners called BarkHappy, launching..."

Feb. 10, 2017 Features Feature by Tucker Whatley

Bon Appétit, Y'all
Legendary mag still eyeing Austin
"...Both Bon Appétit Editor-in-Chief Adam Rapoport and Restaurant Editor Andrew Knowlton are..."

March 13, 2015 Food Feature by Virginia B. Wood

SideCar to City: Have App, Will Travel ... to Court
Ridesharing tries to get past roadblocks
"...SideCar CEO Sunil Paul calls his firm's smartphone app "a ride-matching platform," where people sharing the same destination..."

March 15, 2013 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Thinking App
Locally developed brain game Qrank gets competitive
"...fine folks at Austin-based Ricochet Labs and their Facebook/iPhone app Qrank (pronounced like the slang word for illegal amphetamines),..."

Dec. 10, 2010 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

Can Quibi Be Your New Go-To App?
CEO Meg Whitman on diversity and innovation in the new streamer
"...6, with a total of 700,000 downloads for the app on day one, rising to 1.7 million in its..."

April 27, 2020 Screens Post by Richard Whittaker

Austin Designer Spotlighted In UK Fashion App’s Texas Campaign
Shop Troy Gomez’s otherworldly aesthetic on Depop
"...T-shirt with little hope for more. An online marketplace app – based in the UK and currently running a..."

Nov. 1, 2019 Qmmunity Post by James Scott

Austin Restaurants Make Bon Appétit's Top 50
Dai Due and Gardner impress national critics
"...Bon Appétit restaurant critics Andrew Knowlton and Julia Kramer reveal the..."

Aug. 5, 2015 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

Cool App Alert: Awesome Eats
Austin-made app lets kids play with their food
"...I am slowly discovering that there are some iPad apps that are actually both fun and educational...."

June 27, 2012 Food Post by Melanie Haupt

Local App Alert: Connectrode
A casual game with something for everyone
"...that must be connected along a grid so they'll disappear. Too many blocks can get claustrophobic real fast, and..."

July 13, 2011 Screens Post by James Renovitch

There's an App for Whaa?!
Want a burrito? Got an iPhone? Well aren't you special?
"...Thankfully Chipotle has made an app for that. You can choose a location, order, and..."

Aug. 26, 2009 Screens Post by James Renovitch

App Alert: 'Hundreds'
A deceptively simple and deeply satisfying game for iPad
"...for full comprehension. Hundreds – a new game for Apple phones and pads from local developer Adam Saltsman, his..."

Jan. 8, 2013 Screens Post by James Renovitch

An Inappropriate App
"...Dear Editor, It seems to me that promoting happy hour locations is helping people who have a drinking..."

Dec. 18, 2012 Postmarks

They Built an App to Connect Seniors and Students. Now They Just Need to Convince Seniors to Log On.

June 12, 2020 Screens Feature by Clara Ence Morse

Council: Ridin' the (R)App
Council continues TNC debate

Oct. 17, 2014 News Feature by Michael King

Beach Hair Redux: There Is an App for That
Bring beach hair home with wave-enhancing products
"...salty, sea-textured locks at the beach is always a disappointment, and the first time you wash it, you're back..."

July 17, 2012 Design Post by Anne Harris

City Hall Hustle: Got an App for That?
From the lobby to the parks, council has an item for you
"...didn't reflect a single showroom floor vehicle model; this approval on second and third readings features reworked safety standards..."

Oct. 21, 2011 News Column by Wells Dunbar

Countdown
It's like Ring, but with an app instead of a ghost in a well
"...life is going pretty much according to plan. After wrapping up her internship at a local hospital, she is..."

Nov. 1, 2019 Movie Review by Matthew Monagle

RideAustin Enters the Ride-hailing Market
Nonprofit TNC launches app
"...Uber and Lyft’s wholesale evacuation, a new nonprofit, community-based app called RideAustin was introduced today at the Alamo Drafthouse..."

May 23, 2016 News Post by Kahron Spearman

Bumble Offers an Alternative to Online Dating
Local dating app puts women first
"...to not only widen your options but also to apply shiny algorithms to the mysteries of romance...."

Dec. 2, 2016 Screens Feature by felix morgan

Ex-Punk Author, DIY or Die Forever
Test-driving the newest iBooks Author app (bumps ahead)
"...Looking back, the Apple support technician deserves credit for keeping his cool with..."

March 2, 2012 Screens Feature by Jesse Sublett

Austin Police Warn Citizenry About Dangers of Pokémon Go
“Don’t run into trees.”
"...at 2:30pm today to discuss the dangers in playing app of the moment, Pokémon Go...."

July 13, 2016 Screens Post by James Renovitch

Love at First Woof
The 101 on Austin's own SCRUFF models Kyle Kline and Clay White
"...more heft, and hair – ya know, scruff. The app boasts being a “global community with over 10 million..."

June 20, 2016 Qmmunity Post by Dan Gray

Lost Marbles Found
Beef & Pie doc reborn for the app age
"...As the age-old adage goes, there's an app for that. Even for resurrecting short documentaries. Case in..."

Dec. 9, 2011 Screens Feature by James Renovitch

Special Olympics Texas Keeps Athletes Motivated Virtually
S.O. Connected app includes coaching videos, nutrition advice, and more
"...Connected is an exclusive at-home program run on the app Flipgrid. It provides athletes with virtual activities in three..."

April 17, 2020 Arts Feature by Gianni Zorrilla

The Good Liar
Mirren and McKellen cross paths in this retiree con flick
"...by their host, the pair performed their lines “casually,” “happily,” “innocently,” and so on. Ultimately, Mirren noted that there..."

Nov. 22, 2019 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Emoji Movie
What a time to be alive (in a smartphone)
"...Mike White and Eric Siegel, dreamed up a place (app) called Textopolis, where each emoji works in a “cube”..."

Aug. 4, 2017 Movie Review by Danielle White

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