Part of the problem with technology these days is a lot seems to get obsolete in favor of more advanced versions. Think Terminator here. Yes, we loved Arnold, but let’s face it: the T-1000 kicked his tail to kingdom come. Because the T-1000 was more advanced.
When it comes to moving around in the course of a small business’ every day efforts, finding parking can be one of the most daunting tasks there is. QuickPay looks to make that a lot simpler with a little help from mobile devices.
The concept of mobile payments is steadily gaining ground in business. Small business owners will be increasingly under the gun to have the necessary infrastructure in play to take that field on, and LevelUp will prove to be one more potential app for small business to handle in the form of LevelUp.
Small businesses run, on at least one level or another, on mobile devices. And as such, having easy access to those devices is more important than ever. Battery Boost Magic looks to give mobile devices a lot more life with some easy battery management tools.
City Chatter is another in a growing series of mobile social local apps, and that in turn provides another potential source of promotion for a small business. But will City Chatter be worth paying attention to?
See? There’s still a reason for prestigious paper products in small business. I’m, of course, talking about ‘business cards.’ Those tiny herringbone-colored high-quality trademarked trendy business signatures suggesting that you’re all about professionalism.
It wasn’t so long ago that Foursquare brought out a whole new version of its widely used social mobile location app, but now it’s gotten a little extra firepower in its merchant arm with a big new update.
The world is getting smaller by the day, it seems. Admittedly, most of that smaller world these days speaks English. But for those that want the kind of edge that only speaking to someone in their native tongue can provide, Rosetta Stone has a new mobile app coming your way.
For those out there, and there are likely more than a few of you, who think small business runs on coffee, you’re about to get a big triple shot of new utility with the Starbucks For Android app.
Microsoft recently unveiled a new potential source of funding for those small businesses out there who’d like to take their business to much bigger proportions, the Bing Fund.