Think your work calendar is packed? Today's families have so much going on, it's a wonder that someone doesn't get left on the curb more often. Often it's not the scheduling that's the problem, but making sure the calendar gets communicated in a way that everyone is on the same page.
That's where the Nest Family Organizer can help - it's collaboration for today's busy family life. We spoke to Steve McPherson, creator of Nest and co-founder of Current Worldwide, about his experience building Nest and with Apigee's app services.
Mobile apps are transforming the way we all live, work and play – and APIs are the "magic ingredients" in apps.
To underscore the growing significance of apps (and APIs) in our everyday lives, we recently conducted a survey with Harris Interactive of over 2,000 Americans about mobile apps and holiday shopping. The results suggest, not surprisingly, that apps are extremely important to consumers - and to retailers.
82% said there are major benefits to shopping on a mobile device, including conveniently browsing for deals, comparing prices and even secretive shopping. 57% are considering purchasing holiday gifts like books and...
When one of the largest, most successful retailers on the planet makes a move, you can definitely consider it a confirmation of a trend.
Last week, the WSJ reported that Wal-Mart is opening smaller-format stores in new urban locations. Wal-Mart CEO Mike Duke stated in their annual report that their growth will be driven by “innovated new formats”, which includes the smaller stores and stores with drive-throughs for picking up internet purchases.
Essentially, Wal-Mart is going to where their customers are…. taking their brands to different chnnels where customers spend their time, to be there...