The Powerful Business Networking App City Hour

Previous visitors to Techieminx will know that I regularly review apps or software that I think is interesting or cool. This blog is no different as I look at the powerful business networking app called City Hour. Usually my posts are unsponsored, not paid for, however on this occasion I have been sponsored to test out an iPhone app City Hour. So just so we are all clear, as apparently I do have to make this clear, I am getting paid to let you know about this app and as always it will be an honest report of my findings. […]

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When is Ingress coming to iOS ?

What is Ingress Ingress is an  MMOARG (massively multiplayer online alternate reality game) created by Niantic labs – which is a start up within Google.  The concept of the game is supposed to be similar to games such as World of Warcraft, but I think that’s just a MMO reference rather than features. SO when is Ingress coming to iOS ? The game has been available on Google Play for android users  just over a year with a suggested 1 million users and it only came out of Beta in November.  I am dying to see the game play rather that just read […]

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Spam Warning - Don't Click Links from Zeechat App

Spam Warning – Don’t Click Links from #Zeechat App

Just a little Spam Warning – Don’t Click Links from Zeechat App If you get a text message from a friend via Zee and you click the link, it appears to sign you up to the app and proceeds to take over your phone-book and sends out text messages ( SMS messages) which appear to be from you to your friends, making them think that you have sent them a message. And so the circle begins. Some reports say that only three people get the spam link from Zee others have said they are sent to your whole phone book.  So […]

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Jelly the New Search App – Co-founder Biz Stone

I’m very excited about Jelly the new search app by Jelly Inc. Jelly has been launched this week on iOS and Android and is a question and answer application, related to search, which I am live testing while writing this post! When I first heard about it I thought maybe it was like Quora but its very different. By the way, Jelly’s co-founders are Ben Finkel and Biz Stone the Twitter Co-founder so I expect good things! What Is Jelly The New Search App Jelly is a new way to search, that uses photos and people from your social network. […]

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Free Live Streaming using Hang w/ 2.1 Mobile App

Live Streaming using Hang w/ couldn’t be easier with the recent up date from MEDL Mobile to version 2.1 When Hang w/ was first released in March 2013 users were asking for more integration, more simplification and more features and Andrew Maltin CEO, Dave Swartz CCO and the rest of the team were listening.  First Hang w/ was updated to 2.0 and now 2.1 has arrived with all the new features added to the mix. What does this mean – Live Streaming using Hang w/ Hang w/ is a free live streaming platform that was born out of the need […]

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Christmas Jumper Day – Friday 13th December

This Friday the 13th of December it is Christmas Jumper Day.  If you were a child of the 80’s you might remember the outlandish and lets face it “ugly” Christmas jumpers that we were bought for Christmas from Grandma. It seeming became popular because TV celebrities started to wear them on Christmas specials.  Mark Darcy from Bridget Jones’s Dairy wasn’t embarrassed about his Christmas Jumper but we’d decided by then that this type of sweater was not a good fashion statement. Mark Darcy: I realize that when I met you at the turkey curry buffet, I was unforgivably rude, and […]

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