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5 Key Takeaways from the WWDC 2017 Keynote

There was no shortage of announcements and updates during the WWDC 2017 Keynote, but here's the top 5 we believe brands need to know about.

WWDC 2017: What We’re Excited About

Big news out of NYC this week: two Bottle Rocket-powered apps have been nominated for Shorty Awards! Find out which apps are now finalists.

5 Things Brands May Not Know About Android

Did you know that Android is running on more than 85% of smartphones globally? Learn more about the growing ecosystem powered by Google.

3 Takeaways from Google I/O 2017

GoogleÕs major developer conference, Google I/O, was chock full of useful information. Check out Bottle RocketÕs webinar to recap the top developments.

Engineering Jedi: iOS10 – The 4s Awakens

Think you only have to worry about the latest iPhone resolutions and aspect ratios when developing an app? Think again.

CEO and Founder, Calvin Carter, Gives Back to Support Young Minds

Alcuin School's The Hive - funded in part by Bottle Rocket's Calvin Carter - and other makerspaces, are bringing the startup ethos to Dallas area schools.

The AR/VR Takeaways from Google I/O with Matt Johnson

Make Safe Happen is dedicated to in-home child safety and was built with the aid of Nationwide Children's Hospital, Center for Injury Research and Policy.

Android Developers and Kotlin: A Love Story

Rocketeers cheered at the news (literally). At last! Android devs and Kotlin could be together. But why all the excitement? Let us explain...

Nationwide Wins 2017 Appy Award

Congratulations to NASCAR for being named a finalist in the 2015 Creative Media Awards for their ÒJoin the BattleÓ mobile campaign.

BlackRock Wins 2017 Stevie Award

We're proud to share that BlackRock's iRetireå¨ by BlackRockå¨ iPad app, powered by Bottle Rocket, has won a Silver Stevie Award!

Huggies, BlackRock, and Nationwide Nominated for 2017 Appy Awards

The Appy Awards celebrate and acknowledge creativity and excellence in app design. Winners will be announced Wednesday, May 17 in New York.

Bottle Rocket Expands Leadership and Strategic Roles

"The addition of two new team members and the promotion of a current senior executive set the stage for what's to come from this innovative company."

Google I/O 2017 Predictions

There is a killer feature coming in iOS 12. It could change how users interact with your app forever - for better if you adopt it, for worse if you don't. Spoiler alert: it's not the memojies.

5 Ways to Craft the Ideal App Experience

Does your companyÕs mobile app experience need upgrading? WeÕve got tips and takeaways from experts in the field. See how you can improve with our five tips.

Engineering Jedi: Alexa Lingo

AmazonÕs Alexa is truly a feat of technology, but there is a whole vernacular surrounding her. HereÕs a glossary of Alexa lingo to help code some skills.

Becoming PCI Compliant with Bottle Rocket

Do you have a mobile app that accepts credit card payments? You need to make sure youÕre PCI Compliant. Bottle Rocket can help. Read more about it here.

How Broadcasters Can Use AWE to Address Roku SDK Changes

Already built on Roku's new SDK, AWE was developed for easy configuration - broadcasters only need to brand and skin their app.

App Rating Changes in iOS 10.3 Update

Apple's recent changes to iOS and the App Store alters the way users review and submit feedback. Find out what we've done to prepare.

SXSW 2017: The Big Stuff

Art directors, client and sales executives, and our top brass absorbed all they could. Get their top takeaways from SXSW 2017 here.

Bottle Rocket Nominated for Two 2017 Shorty Awards

Big news out of NYC this week: two Bottle Rocket-powered apps have been nominated for Shorty Awards! Find out which apps are now finalists.

MWC Barcelona 2017: Jamon, Chaos, and Mobility

Couldn't make it to MWC Barcelona? We can catch you up with the first-person experience of Director of Strategy and Design (EMEA), Greg Flory.

Understand Mobile and Web Testing with Bottle Rocket QA

Learn about low-friction development environments - what they are, their benefits, best practices, and more - from our iOS Architect.

Bottle Rocket CEO to Judge 2017 Appy Awards

Calvin will serve on a panel of judges with five other members, whose results will be announced on March 15, in New York City.

Enhanced AWE platform accelerates content providers’ Roku rollouts

Roku just got a major upgrade thanks to Bottle RocketÕs enhanced AWE app framework. Content owners can now enjoy an enhanced multiscreen experience.

TV Everywhere Platform, AWE, Finalist in Cablefax Digital Awards

Discover Rocketeer crafted SXSW insights on the future of retail, VR and AR, and more on the Bottle Rocket blog.

QSR Mobile Experiences Customers Want

Three key takeaways for mobile app loyalty with SPG Keyless. See what we found to be the most important features and functions for mobile app loyalty.

Talking Digital Loyalty with Urban Airship

Virtual Reality is expected to be an $80 billion industry by 2025. A lot will change, but these success factors wont - for another year or two

Award-Winning TVE Platform AWE Innovates Through Roku

Judy Johnson, sits down to answer some questions about Bottle RocketÕs award-winning TVE platform AWE.

AWE Wins at the Mobile Excellence Awards

We couldn't have done it without our stellar AWE experts who run the show (that's a TV pun) here at Bottle Rocket.

Tethered Heartstrings – The Emotional Side of VR

Equipped with powerful new processors and new features open to developers, what should brands know about the iPhone 7 & Apple Watch Series 2?

What’s Next in In-app Purchases | A Mini-Hackathon Recap

Discover the latest from our recent mini-hackathon about in-app purchases.

Virtual Reality is Here – Why Now?

Discover more about John Sanford's visit to his elementary Alma Mater and how he gave back to his former school district.

Low-Friction Development Environments

Learn about low-friction development environments - what they are, their benefits, best practices, and more - from our iOS Architect.

Now in Apple TV’s Universal Search – The Hallmark Channel

Apple TV updated Siri to search for content in select apps earlier in the year, Hallmark Channel is the latest addition. See more about the addition and our AWE platform here.

Key Success Factors of VR – So Far

Virtual Reality is expected to be an $80 billion industry by 2025. A lot will change, but these success factors wont - for another year or two

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