Our Favorite Updates from Google Cloud Next ’18

Last week, Google hosted their three-day cloud-focused conference, Google Cloud Next ’18, for over 23,000 attendees (including our BetaCrash founder, Manu Bonnet). The event was a plethora of information with numerous speakers and activities and over 100 new announcements highlighting what Google Cloud has in store over the next year. Out of all the announcements[…]

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The App Store Celebrates 10 Years and 2 Million Apps

Today marks the 10-year anniversary of one of Apple’s most ubiquitous technological advancements: the App Store. The App Store—a digital distribution platform found on any iPhone, iPad, or iTouch—allowed users to browse and download applications ranging from gaming to cooking and even health, directly to their mobile devices . . . for the first time![…]

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WWDC ’18 Features a Slew of New Software Updates

Be honest: how much work did you get done last Monday morning? If you’re anything like us, you were glued to your computer screen—perhaps not being the most productive as you tuned in to the livestream of Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference 2018 (WWDC) keynote. The annual conference has been around for nearly 30 years, and despite[…]

Google I/O 2018 Shares Exciting Updates for Developers

Google’s much-anticipated developer conference, Google I/O, was back again last week with new updates and announcements about their products and projects. In our recap last year, we shared how excited we were about Google Assistant and Google Lens and Google Photos, amongst other highlights—and this year, all of these technologies got significant upgrades. AI was a big[…]

Success stories: 6 mobile apps that rocked in 2017

Some apps go through a rough patch when they’re released. Or maybe they’re just a slow burner, eventually becoming well known and highly praised. And some apps are impressive from the start. We did some research to find a few apps that have been released relatively recently, and have already been receiving plenty of great[…]

New Apple Product Announcements and Guidelines for Developers

This September’s Keynote presentation was the first event held at the Steve Jobs Theater. They introduced the new state-of-the-art location, as well as Apple Park, which they will begin moving into later this year. There was plenty of news about new “Town Squares” across the world, and new in-store experiences that have just begun, but[…]