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Rocketeers in a meeting

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation: Our February Charity of the Month

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) is the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Driven by passionate, grassroots volunteers connected to children, adolescents, and adults with this disease, JDRF is now the largest charitable supporter of T1D research. The goal of JDRF research is to improve the lives of all people affected by T1D by accelerating progress on... read more

24 Hours, 70 Passionate Rocketeers and 7 Trillion Neurons (give or take a few)

Last week Bottle Rocket launched its first-ever "Rocket Science" event. For 24 hours rocketeers brainstormed, penciled, prototyped and then presented their way into Bottle Rocket history. The purpose of the event was to give Bottle Rocket team members a chance to work on anything that inspires them, expands their skills and pursues mastery of their craft. Sure, the office was littered with pencil sketches,... read more

Thruster, a division of Bottle Rocket Apps, Scores 2 for 2 in App Store “What’s Hot”Promotion

Having just one app at a time recognized by the leading app store in the world is an honor. Having two at the same time is an epic event! Today Apple released this week's "What's Hot" list of games on the App Store. Both Annoying Orange Kitchen Carnage and Freddie W's Flower Warfare are listed among other great apps like Assassin's Creed and Doodle Jump. Since its release last year, the only official... read more

Food Network’s In the Kitchen – iPad App of the Week!

Apple has selected another Bottle Rocket developed app as the “iPad App of the Week”! Food Network’s In the Kitchen app has been racing up the Top Paid iPad App charts since the update released at the end of January. In the Kitchen has ranked as high as #5 in the last week and now has the title of iPad App of the Week. This is quite an honor for both Food Network and Bottle Rocket since only 75... read more

Bottle Rocket, NPR, BET and SPIN Magazine Walk Away with 5 Best App Ever Awards and Honorable Mentions

Bottle Rocket Apps is proud to announce NPR, BET and SPIN Magazine have been selected by 148 Apps’ Best App Ever Awards as having some of the best iOS and Android apps on the market. The Best App Ever Awards are a true representation of how much users like an app – not just the best-selling apps on the market. Users must nominate an app, wait for the finalists to be announced and then vote for their... read more

Why did 111.3 Million People Tune-in to Watch the Super Bowl? For the Food, Of Course…

Just in time for game day, Bottle Rocket Apps and Scripps Networks proudly announce the all-new Food Network’s "In The Kitchen" app for iPad. Helping fans prepare delicious food for the big game, Food Network’s "In the Kitchen" for iPad raced to the #11 spot of all paid iPad apps on the App Store. Brimming with 50,000+ recipes from celebrity chefs like Guy Fieri, Paula Deen, Rachel Ray, Bobby Flay... read more