Tag Archive: Apps


Google acquires Synergyse to bring interactive training to all Google Apps users

Google has announced it has acquired Synergyse, which formed in 2013 to help business customers train with Google Apps. The company’s product, Synergyse Training, will now be free for all Google Apps customers.

Before today’s deal, Synergyse had signed up 3,000 businesses and organizations to use its training program for Google Apps. Today’s blog post from the company stated:

By joining the Google Apps team, we can accelerate our mission because we will be working even  [Read More…]

Must-own apps for the bibliophile in all of us [Roundup]

Words speak. They have voices that resonate from within, rather than echoing out. Words take you to far off galaxies or worlds where the power of electricity was never harnessed. Worlds of wizardry and time travel and romance and dragons. Words are what transform raw emotion into poetry, and give substance to messages from Dreamland. Words

AC editors’ apps of the week: Apple Music, Blendle, Minecraft VR

It’s Appday Sunday and that means we’re back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we can give them a  [Read More…]

Roundup: Essential apps for 140-character shenanigans (Twitter apps)

Twitter is my personal choice for Social Media. Restricting contact to 140 characters forces people – and, more importantly – news outlets – to really get to the point of their interactions. Headline tells you what to expect, and if you’re convinced you should read it, you can click the link. Simple. Clean. Easy. As

AC editors’ apps of the week: TimmyMe, Instagram Layout, Kolorette

Our weekly app picks

It’s Appday Sunday and that means we’re back with more of our favorites to share. Every week we bring a handful of great apps to the table and share them with everyone. Sometimes they are new apps, sometimes old standards, but every time they are apps we love to use.

Give these a look and then take a minute to tell us all about the apps you are using and love so we  [Read More…]

Can I use apps on my Chromebook?

Apps for your Chromebook are just a click away.

If the past few years have taught us anything, it’s that people love to use “apps.” That’s in quotes for a reason — because it’s not really anything new.

The word apps is a shortened term for applications, because everyone loves to shorten things. We’ve been using applications — aka programs — since we first started using computers. In fact, at one time Windows used to be  [Read More…]

Check out the Google Play Award Nominee apps

The Play Store may indeed be a giant hole of mostly crappy apps, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t some good ones available. Google has made it easier for us to find these better apps by holding a ‘Google Play Awards’ which nominates, in Google’s words: “some of the best apps and games on Google Play,

Inaugural Google Play Awards will highlight killer apps at Google I/O 2016

Google has announced that this year’s Google I/O will feature the first-ever Google Play Awards. In an effort to recognize the work of developers, Google has handpicked what it feels are some of the best apps on Google Play across a number of categories.

In all, the program features 10 categories with five nominees each. Categories include:

Standout Startup Standout Indie Best Families App Best Use of Material Design Best Use of Google Play Game Services Early  [Read More…]

Project Fi app’s new widget will let you track your data usage at a glance

If you’re a subscriber to Google’s Project Fi, you’ll now be able to track your data usage via a handy widget. As detailed in a list of changes posted by a verified Googler over on Reddit, the latest Project Fi app update includes a new widget for your home screen that will allow you to easily track how much data you’re using at a glance.

Aside from the new widget, the update also includes  [Read More…]

How Android apps have proven to be best for business growth

When we think about mobile phone apps, we often overlook the business application of them and instead focus on the fun aspects – Games, dating and self-improvement. But a number of businesses can potentially boost business growth by adopting Android apps as a growth strategy. We, team at Frugaa examine some of the fields where