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Apple’s Event App Purge is Great For Event Apps

Back in June at its Worldwide Developer Conference (WWDC), Apple announced it would aggressively enforce rule 4.2.6 for iOS submissions which bans apps based on templates to live stand-alone on its app store. It is currently purging thousands of apps from the store and will no longer support new submissions of or updates to branded […]

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Yapp Blog | Empowering app creation for events and groups. Blogging about event tech and mobile apps.

Fight the End-of-Summer Blues with these 3 apps

Tomorrow, dear readers, is August. Are you feeling that summertime sadness yet? (We are!) But, with your smartphone in your hand, there’s no need to fear. Grab a friend or a relaxing park bench and dive into these apps. They’re sure to put a smile on your face and keep you entertained through the heat […]

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Yapp Blog | Empowering app creation for events and groups. Blogging about event tech and mobile apps.

Maria Seidman Gets Candid with Nicole Richie on VH1’s “Candidly Nicole”

Maria Seidman — Candidly Nicole Shark Tank

Last night on VH1’s wacky semi-reality show, Candidly Nicole, the socialite-turned-businesswoman Nicole Richie pitched to three investors, Shark Tank style. Yapp’s own CEO and co-founder, Maria Seidman, was one of the lucky three along with investors Damon John and Kevin Harrington. Catch the full episode online now at VH1, or watch it below. Plus, things get even […]

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Yapp Blog | Empowering app creation for events and groups. Blogging about event tech and mobile apps.

Yapp Blog | Empowering app creation for events and groups. Blogging about event tech and mobile apps.

Maria Seidman featured in Entrepreneur’s Startup Magazine

Thanks to your votes, our CEO and co-founder Maria Seidman was named 2014’s Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year by Entrepreneur magazine. The magazine’s Startup edition featured Maria and Yapp in a great story about creating your own apps. You can read it in the Summer 2015 magazine on newsstands, or via PDF. Once the link […]

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Yapp Blog | Empowering app creation for events and groups. Blogging about event tech and mobile apps.

Yapp Blog | Empowering app creation for events and groups. Blogging about event tech and mobile apps.

Yapp Blog | Empowering app creation for events and groups. Blogging about event tech and mobile apps.

What the Tech?! Apple Music

  Apple Music, n; A new streaming music service from Apple, announced yesterday. Apple Music combines iTunes, Beats Radio, and social networking to create a one-stop music haven. Apple Music’s main branch — streaming — is very similar to Spotify, but likely with a slightly different library (at least when it comes to the biggest and smallest […]

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Yapp Blog | Empowering app creation for events and groups. Blogging about event tech and mobile apps.

Yapp Blog | Empowering app creation for events and groups. Blogging about event tech and mobile apps.

Quick & Easy Design Apps to Show Off Your Weekend

We all know every sunny weekend is worth sharing. Colorful umbrellas at the beach? Instagram. Rooftop sunset dinner? Facebook. Pizza and Netflix? Snapchat. But beyond the normal sharing apps (and their normal filters and hashtags) there are a ton of other awesome apps, new and refreshed, to check out. Download these before your weekend adventures […]

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