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Discovery HD iPad App Commercial

The Discovery HD app for iPad compliments your favorite Discovery Channel shows and wows you with beautiful imagery, social media, great content and TV schedule information based on your location. ... read more

Bottle Rocket’s SPIN Play for iPad Featured in iTunes

Now that iTunes allows for subscriptions, more magazines are putting out iPad apps. The best ones, such as SPIN Play - developed by Bottle Rocket - offer new experiences beyond turning the iPad into a fancy page viewer, and that is one of the reasons that SPIN Play for iPad is featured in iTunes this week.It's a digital version of the current issue (which you can buy for $1.99 per issue or $7.99 for a... read more

Apple’s iPad 2, iOS4.3 and Bottle Rocket’s Involvement

As a follow up to Apple's iPad 2 and iOS4.3 announcement at the beginning of March, Bottle Rocket was proud to have Discovery Channel HD featured at the event for users and the press to experiment with AirPlay, where you tap on the AirPlay icon and the video begins playing on your Apple TV.Read, listen and watch more of your favorite quality programming on some of these great iPad apps developed by Bottle... read more

SPIN Play for iPad, Developed by Bottle Rocket, Now in iTunes

Scalable, non-watermarked  SPIN Play for iPad, developed by Bottle Rocket, is a new concept in music discovery from the publishers of SPIN magazine and The app is free to download and includes a steady feed of news and reviews delivered directly from $1.99 per edition (or a $7.99 annual subscription), users receive 60-plus streaming songs and 30-plus streaming videos - curated by... read more

Discovery Channel for iPad, Developed by Bottle Rocket, Featured in The Daily

    In The Daily's App Watch section, they describe the Discovery Channel HD for iPad app as "just...awesome". The app allows you to catch clips of its hit shows such as "Life", Mythbusters" and "Deadliest Catch". What helps make this app so interesting is the many personalities that are integrated into the app, such as Bear Grylls, who subjects himself to self-torture to showcase survival... read more

Vogel Alcove: March 2011 Charity of the Month

 Providing the youngest children of homeless families in Dallas, Texas, with a foundation for future success, the Vogel Alcove is a non-religious non-profit that offers homeless parents a safe haven for their children while they work to rebuild their lives.  Bottle Rocket has chosen Vogel Alcove as its featured charity for March and David Goldstein, our Director of Business Development, shares why this... read more

Bottle Rocket Celebrates Three Years of Propelling the Mobile Market

DALLAS (March 7, 2011) -- Bottle Rocket Apps, one of the world’s leading full-service designers and developers of premium brand experience apps for the Apple iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, celebrates its third anniversary today. In just three years, Bottle Rocket has distinguished itself as the agency of choice for major companies seeking to create complex, hand-crafted, “never been done before”... read more

Discovery Channel HD, Developed by Bottle Rocket, Jumps to #1 on App Store

On Friday, March 4, 2011, Discovery Channel HD became the top free iPad app on the entire iTunes App Store, a mere three days after its debut.  The interactive app, developed by Bottle Rocket Apps, complements Discovery Channel's award-winning programs and offers fully integrated social TV check-in. The Discovery Channel App for iPad brings fans greater access to their favorite programs and real-life... read more

Exclusive Sneak Peak at SPIN’s iPad App Developed by Bottle Rocket

Last night, hundreds of people gathered for a party and a sneak peak at SPIN's soon-to-be-released iPad app, "SPIN Play".Their new app will officially and appropriately launch mid-March at the SXSW conference in Austin, TX. This app is not just a magazine in digital form. For example, upon launch of the free app, the user is presented with two options: Choose from all available content for free... read more

CBS News Features Fuel Finder by Bottle Rocket as a Best App to Save at the Pump

The crisis in Libya has oil prices soaring, peaking recently at more than $103 per barrel. The average cost of a gallon of gas is now at $3.29. So, how do you get around these prices and find the cheapest gas in your area?Jason Cochran, Executive Editor of AOL Travel and Editor-at-Large at, shared with Rebecca Jarvis some useful websites, smartphone apps and tips on finding the cheapest... read more