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Starwood Hotels and Resorts introduces SPG Keyless

Congrats to our partners at Starwood Hotels and Resorts on this week’s launch of SPG Keyless for iOS and Android.  The Keyless functionality is the first of its kind to market. This will give SPG members the ability to open their hotel room doors using... read more

It was another epic Halloween at Bottle Rocket

In keeping with a Rocketeer tradition, we are proud to share photos from our epic Halloween Party.  Rocketeers once again demonstrated that we are not only creative in the apps we make – but also in our costume creation abilities! We hope that you all... read more

What is new in the Android Ecosystem?

At Bottle Rocket, we love developing for the latest technology.  There were a lot of announcements this week regarding the entire Android ecosystem, so we thought we would provide a summary of the highlights.  We have grouped them by category with a short... read more

Rocketeer Charity: Pencils of Promise

This month, Rocketeers are supporting Pencils of Promise, which is a non-profit organization that builds schools in the developing world.  As of 2013, the charity has built over than 150 schools throughout Asia, Africa and Latin America. Pencils of... read more

Six ways virtual reality can be used in the enterprise

Let’s be honest, virtual reality is not all fun and games.  VR is breaking into the enterprise.  When you think virtual reality, you immediately think entertainment and games.  Now, thanks to the recent buzz around Oculus VR, we are eagerly anticipating... read more

Apps for Your Personal Safety

While it’s not a topic that we often want to think about, violent crimes and attacks happen every day throughout America.  This month, Rocketeer LB Herbert shared her six years of martial arts experience by teaching a basic self-defense class at Bottle... read more