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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

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

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

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

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

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

The Angry Birds Movie
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a game! It's a movie!
"...animated film version of the 2009 avian vs. porcine mega-app, but the seven-year gestation period is frankly a binary..."

May 20, 2016 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The AggreGAYtor: December 16
What happened today in gay? Here’s your QILTBAG recap of queer news.
"...in arms, and gay tweens and teens: There's an app for that, as your AggreGAYtor ponders the problematic conflation..."

Dec. 16, 2013 Qmmunity Post

Paranoia
This techno-thriller starring Liam Hemsworth, Harrison Ford, and Gary Oldman arrives inert.
"...The inert techno-thriller Paranoia is much like watching an app download on a weak Internet connection – slow and..."

Aug. 23, 2013 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Easy A
The Scarlet Letter is refitted for the app age in this winning high school comedy.
"...Wide? This is high school sexual politics in the app age – and honestly it makes one wistful for,..."

Sept. 17, 2010 Movie Review by Kimberley Jones

CapMetro Launches On-Demand Service in East Austin
Rideshare tech meets bus convenience with Pickup app
"...be able to schedule trips between 9am-6pm via the app, which is available on both iOS and Android, or..."

June 2, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

National Magazines Have Eyes on Austin Food
Food trailer and piemakers garner national attention
"...September issues of Bon Appétit and Taste of the South came out over the..."

Aug. 26, 2014 Food Post by Virginia B. Wood

'Night Film' Will Haunt You in the Best Way Possible
Marisha Pessl's latest novel is a supernatural blur
"...thriller novel, Night Film. But before downloading its accompanying app and diving in, save a few palate-cleansing cat pics..."

Oct. 23, 2013 Books Post by Ashley Moreno

The Marvel of Aurasma
Remember our animated SXSW covers? Now with more heroes.
"...it comes to augmented reality publishing and the Aurasma app...."

April 7, 2012 Books Post by Richard Whittaker

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