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Rocketeer Charity: Camp Esperanza

This week, the Bridewell Foundation was selected as our second charity of the month. The Bridewell Foundation is an organization whose sole purpose is to raise money to fund Camp Esperanza, which is free of charge to all campers. This summer camp is unique because it was created specifically for children being treated for cancer. Each year, the organization gives pediatric oncology patients at... read more

App Launch: Watch Food Network

**UPDATE** Watch Food Network is now available on Google Play in addition to iTunes! Get it today!! Watch Food Network wherever and whenever you want! The app launched today, giving viewers on-the-go access to full episodes and video extras from your favorite shows, like Chopped, Iron Chef America, Restaurant: Impossible, The Pioneer Woman, Diners Drive-Ins and Dives and more. Simply subscribe to any show... read more

Rocketeer Recognition: Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year, Southwest Area North Region

Head Rocketeer, Calvin Carter, has been named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 Award winner of the Southwest Area North region. Carter and other Regional award winners now move on to compete for the Ernst & Young National Entrepreneur of the Year Award, which will be announced November 16 as part of the Strategic Growth Forum held November 13-17 in Palm Springs, CA. "To me, this... read more

Rocketeers Host WWDC Recap

This week, Bottle Rocket held a training and networking event to share what we learned at the Apple Worldwide Development Conference (WWDC) with the local iOS development community. Registered iOS developers, from entry to senior-level, joined Rocketeers to review some of the most important technologies that were introduced at WWDC. The goal of the event was to disseminate and discuss the technical... read more

Rocketeers in Orbit: Lauren Wins in London!

Rocketeer and iOS developer extraordinaire Lauren has returned from a whirlwind adventure from San Francisco to London for British Airways’ UnGrounded, the company's inaugural Innovation Lab in the Sky. As if being selected to join this group of esteemed industry leaders and change agents wasn’t enough, Lauren’s team, AdvisHer won the hackathon in the sky! The purpose of UnGrounded was to... read more

Rocketeer Charity: Faith Hope and Charity Ministries

Last week, we selected Faith Hope and Charity Ministries as our first charity of the month. This nonprofit Christian ministry has spent more than two decades supporting village pastors and children of South India.  The organization sponsors 45 pastors annually who tend to a community of more than 4,000 people – many of which are orphans, widows, homeless or poor. Most recently, Faith Hope and Charity... read more

Rocketeers In Orbit: The Cable Show 2013

Team AWE just returned from The Cable Show in Washington, DC this week and brought back with them some nuggets of valuable information that help paint the picture of where TV Everywhere (TVE) and Second Screen stand among cable providers and networks in the mobile space today and where all of this is heading. AWE’s General Manager, Scott Maddux recently wrote about Second Screen apps’ failures, successes... read more

App Launch: Watch Travel Channel

You can now watch Travel Channel wherever and whenever you want! The app launched today, giving viewers easy access to Travel Channel’s distinctive programming and exclusive extras. The app allows you to subscribe to any show, host or destination and your Watchlist is updated automatically whenever new content becomes available. The app is updated daily with full TV episodes, clips and read more