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Insurance sales app helps thousands of agents close deals anywhere, fast

Thanks to an innovative, custom-designed insurance sales app, thousands of sales agents for one of the world’s largest private sector insurance companies can close deals anywhere—and faster. India’s ICICI Lombard General Insurance has issued close to 20 million policies and settled well over two million claims. Many of those transactions were possible thanks to the iPartner Agency mobile app, which the company designed in-house. Innovative insurance sales app features The iPartner Agency app lets ICICI Lombard’s authorized agents or advisors deliver fast quotes for health and motor vehicle insurance to customers by email, SMS text, WhatsApp or Facebook. The insurance...

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Skip airport hassles & enjoy private jet travel at commercial airline prices

Do you hate crowded airports and crowded planes, but can’t stomach the cost of charter flights? You may want to check out Florida-based JetSmarter. Their app lets you skip the airport crowds, long lines, and stress of commercial flying by connecting you to unused seats in private jets all around the world. Once you sign up as a JetSmarter member, you can use the JetSmarter app to search and book private flights throughout the U.S., Europe, and the Middle East — all without expensive brokers, phone calls, or complicated paperwork. Aviation revolution: Private jet charter flights options JetSmart offers several...

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Mobile Week, Dec. 31: iOS + Mac merger? Plus: Apple sued, Magic Leap One, more

MobileVillage (MV) and Appcelerator (APP) bring you a quick read of the biggest mobile apps news and other mobile technology news stories. In this week’s mobile news roundup: iOS Mac merger plans, Apple sued over slow iPhones, OTA wireless charging, Magic Leap One VR / AR preview, Pico Goblin standalone VR, Russia VR gamer dies, cellphone radiation warning, Apple’s new App Store rules and more. Feature image: Justin Sullivan, Getty Images, 2017 iOS Mac merger coming? Insiders leak project “Marzipan” Compared to Apple’s App Store, the Mac App Store is a ghost town of limited selection and rarely updated programs....

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Soar through high school and college studies with Course Hero’s app

Course Hero helps millions of high school and college students through its study resources, study guides, 24/7 online tutoring app, college course advice and more. We all aspire to be something great. And often, those dreams take hard work and a college degree. But only half of students will graduate and the majority won’t graduate on time. Students are striving, struggling and when they get stuck, it feels like the end of the road. It doesn’t need to be. Course Hero believes in the infinite potential of every individual when they are empowered by knowledge. From admission day to...

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20-hour PCs, Starbucks AR, unlocked iPhone X, India VR: Mobile Week, Dec. 8

MobileVillage (MV) and Appcelerator (APP) bring you a quick read of the biggest mobile apps news and other mobile technology news stories. In this week’s mobile news roundup: Asus & HP Snapdragon PC hybrids, Google phone screen privacy protector, unlocked iPhone X, iPhone jailbreaking services shut down, mobile game downloads, Facebook business features, Facebook India VR program, Android 8.1 preview, Amazon Sumerian 3D builder and more. World’s largest Starbucks opens, debuts Starbucks AR app Americans always say that “everything is bigger in Texas” — but lately China has wanted to outdo everyone else in size. So it’s no surprise...

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WPS Office mobile for iOS, Android & Windows takes on MS Office

If you’ve been looking for more affordable or free, mobile-friendly alternatives to Microsoft Office, WPS Office is a standout office mobile productivity suite to consider. Available for Android and for iOS as well as Windows and Linux-based PCs, WPS Office has close to 1.3 billion installs. The top-rated WPS Office mobile suite is comprised of WPS Writer, Presentation, Spreadsheets, and PDF reader. All are fully compatible with other office applications, and have unique features for you to efficiently create, view and edit office documents. The suite also includes WPS Cloud, a document storage and management service that lets you view and...

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Fall in love with historic hot springs gem Karlovy Vary with Revelton’s travel app

An unforgettable vacation in the Czech Republic’s beautiful city of Karlovy Vary begins with the Revelton mobile app. The app is a convenient Karlovy Vary guide, and also lets you book a room in the Revelton — one of the city’s best boutique apartment hotels. Karlovy Vary guide + room booking app You don’t need a Karlovy Vary guide book or maps with the Revelton app. The city’s attractions such as museums, hot spring spas, beauty salons, restaurants, bars and many other interesting places are always at hand — conveniently grouped by categories and described in detail. You can...

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Skores Live Football brings the best of soccer to your iOS or Android device

In 2015 SportyTrader and Wincomparator — two huge sports traffic generator companies in Europe, decided to join forces. They became the Skores Group, a 40-person company dedicated to providing the best live football scores and live sports experience to its users — anytime and anywhere. Skores has been publishing one major app since 2012: Live Football, a live football scores app with active users in more that 150 countries. With over 85 million visits per month, 20 million apps download, 3.5 million sports fans on Facebook, and 600 million impressions per month, Skores offers the most extensive real time sports...

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Stop robocalls & auto-manage your calls with YouMail

Pundits claim phone calls are dead, but many time-starved entrepreneurs and consumers would disagree. These folks live and die by phone calls from clients, colleagues, and prospects, but their time is extremely limited. YouMail’s app serves as an automated virtual receptionist, letting busy people like you improve productivity with features that stop robocalls, manage your calls and messages, and even enable effortless, free conference calls. Stop robocalls from bothering you YouMail can save you time, as it can stop robocalls from solicitors or scammers from calling you in the first place. YouMail’s original “Smart Blocking” algorithm reliably identifies robocallers by...

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Mobile data saver app Freeway promises freedom from costly overages

Over the last two decades, mobile internet access in first world countries has evolved from a luxury to a necessity. Yet according to Statista, in 2016 more than half of the world’s population still lacked access to the internet and the benefits of the digital economy. To solve this problem, Syntonic launched Freeway, its mobile data saver and content services platform that enables sponsored data and other affordable, consumer-friendly internet access models. Syntonic’s Freeway money saving app is available in five regions around the world. Exciting new trend: sponsored data saver services The sponsored data model enables stakeholders of all...

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AdGuard’s triple play: Block mobile ads, prevent malware & save bandwidth

AdGuard is a family of advanced ad blocking and privacy protecting tools for mobile devices and computers, offering protection against advertising, tracking, phishing and malware threats. It includes a popular ad blocker app and free browser extensions that can be used as assistants to these apps. AdGuard’s flagship products — AdGuard Pro for iOS and AdGuard for Android — show zero tolerance for advertising content (ads, web elements) and for spying on customer data in Safari, and in all browsers and apps respectively. People around the world have downloaded AdGuard ad blocking apps more than 40 million times. AdGuard...

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Scan to PDF, free OCR, Adobe Document Cloud make Adobe Scan special

You may not know that Adobe Document Cloud not only includes Adobe Acrobat DC, but also suite of mobile apps such as Adobe Sign and Adobe Scan — a scanner app with free OCR and scan to PDF features. Adobe integrated Adobe Sign and Adobe Marketing Cloud into Adobe Document Cloud last year to eliminate the cost and frustration of manual, paper-based enrollment processes. Adobe Sign now features a modern mobile experience for today’s on-the-go workers, and reduces the time to collect and route digital signatures. Adobe Document Cloud is also integrated with Box, Dropbox and Microsoft OneDrive, making it easier...

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Drive app puts Canadians in control of auto records, travel expenses & more

In Canada, the RBC DRIVE app is a must-use application for car owners, centralizing all car-related needs in one, intuitive mobile / web application. DRIVE app users have access to a digital glove box that includes the value of their car, recall and safety notices, news alerts, gas discounts, rewards points, and numerous valuable services for drivers and car owners alike. DRIVE was created by the Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) Ecosystem Group, which is dedicated to creating services and products that reduce friction in customers’ day-to-day lives. After downloading RBC DRIVE you can create a new profile, or...

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Create animated 3D avatars for your favorite Android or iPhone apps with Xpresso

Express Differently! XPRESSO is a refreshingly fun way to express your real life emotions. Simply turn yourself into a stunning 3D avatar, then share amazing animated messages with the world. Our path-breaking technology enables you to be far more expressive than with emojis and stickers. Create your XPRESSO 3D avatars XPRESSO is all about you and your emotions! 1. Get animated by creating a 3D avatars that look just like you. 2. Dress up your avatar in the hottest style and make a fashion statement. 3. Express your emotions with hundreds of lively animations. 4. Say it with your own...

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Financing app accelerates Volvo’s customer loan approvals by 60%

Here’s how a prebuilt, customized mobile financing app suite helped Volvo Financial Services speed up vehicle financing from days to just hours — all while connecting to legacy systems. Truck financing is a very competitive climate whether the finance is for one truck, a few trucks, or a fleet of 100. If a customer has a need for financing, they want to know as soon as possible how much can be lent and how fast the credit can be approved. The ability to respond to the end customer with an accurate calculation and turn it around very quickly is...

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MDM with smartwatch management & AI? 42Gears drives EMM’s future

Looking for intuitive, powerful mobile device management software to manage Android, iOS, Windows, Linux, Chrome OS and even Android Wear smartwatches? Here we look at 42Gears’ SureMDM, which can manage all of those devices. SureMDM is one of the few MDM solutions to now offer Android wearable management and even a virtual assistance chatbot. India and Silicon Valley based 42Gears caters to both BYOD and company-owned device deployment scenarios, and offers both SaaS and on-premise products. An easy user interface and extensive functionalities make it a popular choice for managing large device fleets used in all types of industries, such...

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When seconds matter, Everbridge emergency alerts leverage public input

“Best of 2017” Mobile Star Awards Winner: Emergency & Public Safety Alerts — Everbridge Mobile App One-way messaging is a thing of the past in today’s mobile, on-the-go world. Organizations need the ability to have a two-way conversation with mobile recipients – including their traveling and remote workers – and leverage these contacts to provide the eyes and ears on the scene as a situation develops. The Everbridge Mobile App allows organizations to request information through polling, and also allows users to submit on-the-scene reports, all through the convenience of their mobile phone. Leveraging Nixle wire data from 8,000+ public...

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Indoor cellular coverage ‘cost vs. quality’ crunch: solved with Cel-Fi Quatra

To support the increasing demand for indoor cellular data consumption, mobile operators are supplementing network capacity and cellular coverage where needed using various small cell platforms. Similarly, consumers and businesses that increasingly rely on cellular service — viewed by many as the 4th utility — often take it upon themselves to source and deploy their own systems. Indoor cellular coverage options Yet in many environments, available indoor cellular coverage options are either too complex or too costly for businesses or service providers. That’s why Nextivity created the Cel-Fi QUATRA enterprise, an in-building cellular solution that fills the growing need...

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Mobile Week, Nov. 13: Crime AR, Harry Potter game, iOS 11.2, more

Each Mobile Week, MobileVillage (MV) and Appcelerator (APP) bring you a quick read of the most important mobile apps news and other mobile technology news stories. In this week’s mobile news roundup: crime scene AR, the next Harry Potter game, unlocked Galaxy Note 8, iPhone X sales & screen burn-in, iOS 11 updates, iOS 11.2 preview, Apple Pay Cash, Apple Q4 earnings, easy 3D design software, Google VR audio kit, Snapchat news and more. Black Marble’s crime scene AR aims helps investigators Police or private investigators can now map crime scenes in real time and then virtually recreate them...

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