THE NEW FORTY Travel smarter - there's an app for that.
Well, apparently winter has arrived. Our extended vacation from snow is over. It is time to break out the winter gear and prepare ourselves for the dangerous conditions that winter can bring. It is ti... Posted on 12/3/13 at 9:05 PM
STAFF BLOG AG RIGHT Dialed-in sheep producers
I once wrote an Agweek cover story on the growing use of cell phone apps in agriculture. Anything that helps farmers and ranchers make better, faster decisions is a good thing, and agriculturalists ge... Posted on 8/2/13 at 8:09 AM
HEALTHBEAT There's a health app for that... but will it help?
If you're someone like Jared Sieling, you'll track everything you eat for weeks and then pore over the data to uncover your nutritional shortcomings. Other self-trackers monitor their heart rate durin... Posted on 4/25/13 at 9:07 AM
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From the Classroom:
When you receive this article, I will be soaking in another session of a seminar called "Mind the App," a class being offered for students and those interested in knowing how to... Posted on 4/22/13 at 4:32 AM
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Mobile learning apps connect with youth
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Whether it’s using smartphones to create shopping lists, browse store catalogs or search for deals, the high-tech mobile devices can enhance the shopping experience and reduce the stress associated with it.
For those who’ve always wanted to keep a daily journal, but never had the time, patience or commitment, free app Rove may be the perfect solution.
Rove is an automatic daily journal that records the user’s every move, literally.
If you’ve finally moved on from Candy Crush and you’re ready for a new app to test your brain, Lumosity might be a good choice. The free gaming app for iPhone is made up of simple mini games to test and enhance your memory and attention.
If you can’t afford a personal trainer, get the next best thing: RunKeeper.
This free app, available for iPhone and Android, tracks your exercise, helps you reach your fitness goals and displays your stats with easy-to-understand graphics.
Text and video messages designed to help people quit smoking that come in on their cellphones nearly doubled the success rate for attempted quitters compared to people who didn’t have such assistance, according to a New Zealand study.
Looking for a promising career in a lousy economy? A new study suggests you're apt to find it in apps — the services and tools built to run on smartphones, computer tablets and Facebook's online social network.
There are hundreds, even thousands, of smartphone apps for agriculture. Some are more useful than others. Here are some of the apps suggested by John Nowatzki, with the North Dakota State University Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering Department.
Want to earn stuff by watching TV? A free app for that debuted Wednesday. When you tap the screen, Viggle's software for iPhones and iPads listens to what's on, recognizes what you're watching and gives you credit at roughly two points per minute. It even works for shows you've saved on a digital video recorder.
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