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The Key to Retaining App Users. 5 Simple Methods for Increasing User Loyalty.

The Key to Retaining App Users

By 2017, mobile users will be providing personalized data streams for more than 100 apps and services every day. Want to be one of those 100? Karen Pattani-Hason, Head of Agency & Strategic Alliances NAM at Urban Airship, shares some tips on how to build... read more

Wings Galaxy Top 50 iPhone Apps

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="300"] Wings Galaxy Makes Top 100[/caption]   Thank you everyone for making Wings Galaxy such a huge success. We made the top 50 iPhone apps. That's right, the actual top 50 of ALL iPhone apps!   Wings Galaxy has been complimented for great graphics, deep game play and an excellent custom soundtrack.   Thanks for all your help. We'll work hard... read more

Wings Galaxy Available Now!

One of the most complicated apps we've ever released. Trust us, we have the bags under our eyes to prove it.   What our beta testers said:   "Every once in a while a game comes along that really impresses you. Wings Galaxy is that game."   "I really like the graphics."   "After playing Wings Earth, I was really hoping you would make a space exploration... read more

Wings Earth 2.5 Submitted to Apple

Wings Earth (Wings 2) gets an update with 2.5. Here's the highlights: Major improvement to surface detail. 4 times more pixel density. What's that? In other words, it's more realistic... Added highest-requested feature: turn off crash effects. Added new audio track from Wings Galaxy Ready for future versions of iPhone and iPod software. In other words it won't break when iPhone 3.0 comes out. Or at... read more

Wings Galaxy Sneak Peek!

OMG! Wings Galaxy is finally done! One of the most complex and exciting projects we have ever undertaken has been submitted to Apple for the infamous app review process.   We've worked very hard on Wings Galaxy and hope you're excited about the next chapter in one of the most successful iPhone app franchises on the App Store. Like Wings 2 (Earth), Wings Galaxy will not be a copy-cat first person... read more

GasBuddy for iPhone Gets Major 2.0 update!

Our largest update in Bottle Rocket history! GasBuddy is already the most feature-rich fuel finder on the iPod and iPhone. But we've raised the bar again with over 32 important improvements, feature additions and tweaks. We listened to our customers and picked the top 30 requests (plus two more). They are: - Address and name on list views - Additional station logos to help you identify your favorite... read more

Voxie keeps getting better – SMS and Twitter coming soon!

Sneak Peek Alert!   Voxie will be adding the ability to update your Twitter account and send texts by speaking both! Will also include about 10 other improvements including better file management and multi-delete features. Coming soon to Voxie and a FREE upgrade to everyone who buys... read more

Seek and Spell is Bottle Rocket Approved!

I know, I know, why would we tell everyone to go buy another company's iPhone app? Especially one made by one of our competitors, Retronyms makers of Recorder and competitor to Voxie Pro Recorder. First off Voxie and Recorder are two different apps that appeal to different types of customers. And second, we're friends with the guys at Retronyms and love their new app Seek and Spell.   On a recent trip to... read more

GasBuddy One of Five iPhone Apps That Might Change Your Life

In the April 2009 copy of their premium in-flight magazine Hemispheres, United Airlines picked GasBuddy as one of five iPhone apps that might change your life.   Also mentioned were Lonely Planet Audio Phrasebook, SitOrSquat, and FlightTrack.   Covering both USA and Canada with 181 web sites and over 1 million volunteer price spotters, GasBuddy is the most complete source of retail gas and... read more

Excellent new Mic Pairs Perfectly with Voxie

[caption id="attachment_445" align="alignright" width="300"] MityMic from TouchMic.com pairs perfectly to Voxie![/caption]   The guys at TouchMic.com have done it again. Another great product that works perfectly with Voxie on the iPod Touch 2nd Gen or 3G iPhone.   The MityMic is both cool looking and very functional. If you need to conduct interviews, record lectures/meetings or even take... read more