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 […]
Okay, somehow it’s already mid-July (?!) and the dog days have settled in. It’s hot. But that shouldn’t keep you from enjoying the outdoors (do you remember how you felt in January, dying for the muggy sweat of July sunshine??) We say get outside and embrace it already! We found 3 of our favorite apps to aid […]
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 […]
Father’s Day is swiftly approaching, and with it, your deadline for a gift. Haven’t gotten one yet? Have no fear! Check out these apps that will help you put together a thoughtful present your dad is sure to love in no time.
Canva is a tool we’ve raved about a few times on our blog. It’s a super-simple design tool for any skill level. You can create from templated sizes, or you can work on your own canvas. After using Canva for a while, we realized it was perfect for our Plus users creating custom covers. […]
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 […]
Rejoice, sweet-teeth! It’s National Donut Day, and what could possibly top that? (Sprinkles? Powdered sugar?) Now that you’re craving donuts, here are a few smartphone-friendly ways to find or make your own delectable treats. Thankfully, it’s Friday, so donut feel guilting treating yo’self.
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 […]
Giphy, n; A hugely popular search engine for animated images known as GIFs. The service integrates with popular communication services, making it dangerously easy to find and share GIFs (whether you need to or not.) The Giphy database is full of the most popular GIFs, created or uploaded by users. GIFs are tagged and sometimes categorized, […]
KFC Tray Typer, n; A thin bluetooth keyboard KFC customers can sync to their phone to avoid greasing up their screens. The tray inserts are currently running as part of an ad campaign in Germany, and are insanely popular amongst customers — despite being reusable, most people are taking theirs home. The paper-like Tray Typer keyboard connects […]