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Google Announces Play Experiments

Google Play Experiments Amidst several announcements Google made at their yearly developers’ conference (Google I/O), there was the mention of Google Play experiments; a tool that developers have already embraced and seen great returns from... read more

A quick study on how to be a quick study

One of the most prized (and necessary) skills today is the ability to quickly get up to speed on a client, an industry, a technology, a new social network, etc. As the pace continues to accelerate, the shelf-life of knowledge shrinks. Long gone are the days when you study something and be an “expert” for months or years. And in the mobile world in particular, you may go from working on a travel client one day... read more

Tips For Presenting Creative

Presenting creative is both hard and scary. But remember you only need to suck less than your competitors. At Bottle Rocket, we coach Rocketeers on how to present creative with less pain, more confidence and more success, all in an effort to make things... read more

Rocketeer Charity | National Relief Charities

Every month, Rocketeers select their favorite charity to support. For the month of July, that charity is National Relief Charities (NRC). The NRC focuses on giving back to those who have, historically, had so much taken away. They have over 1,000 Native... read more

Bottle Rocket hosts a Speaker Camp for Rocketeers

Everybody has a story to tell but it takes skill to tell it well. One of the best ways to promote your brand is to share expertise in public forums.  We’re familiar with some of the larger stages like TEDx and SxSW but there are events all year long where... read more

Best Places to Work 2015

Bottle Rocket has been featured in the Dallas Business Journal's Best Places to Work in 2015 list! We are honored to announce that we have been selected alongside several other amazing Dallas-based companies as one of the best in our size class. For more... read more

Top 6 Takeaways for Brands from WWDC

Apple's annual Worldwide Developer's Conference (WWDC) is all done and has left a lot of people talking. There were several big announcements about the future of Apple's suite of devices and the features of the new OS's (Watch OS, iOS, and Mac OS). While most... read more

FOX NEWS 2.1 for Android gets Material Design

Check out the recently redesigned FOX News app for Android devices, now including tablet support. The tablet application has a few extra features that aren’t on phones including a reader mode and your own personalized news desk. The new personalized news... read more

Rocketeer Charity | nonPareil Institute

Every month, Rocketeers select their favorite charity to support. For the month of June, that charity is the nonPareil Institute. After Dan Selec's (founder) son was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder, he realized that there were virtually no services... read more