THIS may make help heath related Apps reach the needy masses.
fueling mobile app growth through the use of in-app
advertisements. Its 280 million users select which ads to engage with in
exchange for receiving virtual currency that they can later use in
their favorite apps. Its turnkey in-app advertising platform has
monetized more than 11,0
For moving far beyond check-ins
and adding services like daily deals, a recommender, and real-time
geolocation alerts. Last year, the location-based social network
partnered with Groupon, LivingSocial, and Scoutmob to offer live deals
within its mobile app. It also rolled out Radar, an opt-in service that
knows where you are and alerts you when you’re near a hospital, restaurant or
For creating a beautiful, free photo-sharing service that lets regular people take professional-looking photos..
For bringing its addictive news- and social-media consumption
app to the iPhone and making it even more irresistible.
For creating the first instant geo-couponing system that
rewards users for stepping into retail stores. Shopkick has redefined
the check-in-to-reap-rewards game by eliminating a step: the act of
checking in.... good for disease surveillance.
For easing app developers’ headaches by letting them add
voice, SMS and VoIP functionality to their apps. Twilio provides
easy-to-integrate phone and text services to its 75,000 developers. "The
number-one thing we did was create access to telecommunications for
developers, when before it was this black box...," says Danielle Moril
For securing 15 million smartphones against mobile threats
and reuniting lost phones with their owners. what about this
For creating the smartphone’s high-five: Tap devices to share
content with a friend. More than 60 million people have downloaded this
app, making it the seventh most popular free download of all time.
Recent updates have added music and app sharing, as well as being able
to "virtually bump" friends even when they aren’t nearby.