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Jonathan’s Place: Our December Charity of the Month

Jonathan’s Place has one mission – to provide safe, loving homes and specialized services for children in Dallas who have been abused, abandoned, or neglected. Lisa Matthews, a native of Dallas, founded Jonathan’s Place in 1991 and has since obtained licenses to operate three programs that help children – an emergency shelter, a foster and adoption family program and a treatment program... read more

Get Closer to Your Favorite Bravo Shows with the Recent Update to Bravo Now

Are you obsessed with The Real Housewives? Can’t get enough Shahs of Sunset? Do you get caught up in the drama of Top Chef? If so, you will love the latest update to Bravo Now! The recent update to Bravo Now for iPhone and iPad provides Bravo fans with an engaging second screen companion for all of their favorite shows. The app brings all things Bravo straight to you – anytime, anywhere. Fans can now... read more

Bottle Rocket Launches TV Everywhere Apps for A&E, Lifetime and History Channel

You can now watch your favorite A&E, History and Lifetime shows whenever and wherever you want, right on your iPad. The free TV Everywhere apps allow users to access an extensive video database of new episodes, reruns, movies, exclusive clips and deleted scenes from shows like Duck Dynasty, Storage Wars, Pawn Stars, Project Runway and more.  You can also explore the “just added” tab to view the... read more

Readers 2 Leaders: Our December Charity of the Month

Readers 2 Leaders is a local non-profit organization whose mission is to train, equip, encourage and support families in West Dallas to develop and strengthen the reading and language skills of their children. According to the US Department of Education, 68% of poor readers in 4th grade come from low-income families. 60% of America’s inmates are illiterate and 85% of all juvenile delinquents are... read more

Thruster Releases Puzzle Game, Luma Link, for iPhone, iPad and Android

Thruster’s Luma Link puzzle game is based on the simple strategy of moving your sphere to the portal. Slide the platforms with the matching Lumas to create a path for the sphere to reach the portal. It’s that easy. Or is it?  Luma Link is the new fun way to kill time! Much like Sudoku and Bejeweled, this game will leave you scratching your head and wanting more at the same time.  Stretch your mind while... read more

Bottle Rocket’s 4th App Inducted into Apple Hall of Fame

In 2010, Apple created a new section in the App Store called the “Hall of Fame” to showcase the best apps of the year, both paid and free. Yesterday, Apple released the names of the 2012 Hall of Fame inductees. We are excited to announce Food Network In The Kitchen is among the 20 apps inducted this year. This makes a total of four Bottle Rocket apps that have been recognized for this prestigious... read more

Bottle Rocket Recognized at Inc. Hire Power Awards

The Inc. Hire Power Awards annually salute companies nationwide that are creating jobs and rebuilding the economy by putting Americans back to work. The awards explore fast-growing small and mid-sized private businesses and rank them by industry, state, revenue and percent job growth. Yesterday, Bottle Rocket was named the #7 top company for percent job growth from 2008 to 2011, growing from 1 employee to... read more

Bottle Rocket Enhances SPG App to Include Passbook

Apple’s Passbook, which was included in the release of iOS 6, offers a simple way to store all of your important information such as loyalty cards, boarding passes, coupons, and more in one place on your device. With the recent updates, your SPG: Starwood Hotels & Resorts app integrates with Passbook, bringing your Member Card and Stay Pass to you on the go! The SPG Member Card includes your... read more