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The Israeli smartphone app 10BIS (Give Me a Bite תן ביס) makes it easy to order food and pay online. Do you want the sketchy Bollywood gold chain tacos, pad Thai, or pizza? ¡Orale, guey!

This video is a love letter to tacos from the folks behind the Mexican Taco Gurú app. [Mas…]


Tragedy in the news? Kids getting shot, hospitals being bombed, rights being trampled? What’s a person to do? Send thoughts and prayers, that’s what! And with the Thoughts & Prayers app, posting those electronic simulations of concern across all social media platforms is just a tap away! [Mas…]


Planning to video some police brutality? Do you need extra battery life because the popo are out of control? Police badge number recognition? Instant posting to Facebook? Jerrod Carmichael has the perfect phone for you!

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Can a smartphone app eliminate racism? That’s what ThingStarter wants to know. ThingStarter is a startup that develops products and takes them into the real world to get real feedback from real people. Today’s focus group considers iNotRacist — the app that checks your privilege.

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New on Entrepodcast: WePupy – AirBnB for bathroom sharing (audio)

by Comic Saenz May 24, 2016 Audio
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In this week’s Episode #74 of Entrepod, the podcast for wannabe entrepreneurs, host Adam Buckholtz (photo) speaks with Bay Area entrepreneur Genesee Flashpan. She’s flushed with pride about WePupy — a new app that wipes “the sharing economy” and sanitizes it for your protection. When you have to go, you have to go, and WePupy […]

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@SaraChicaD gets her Cinco de Mayo ¡Grito! on (videos)

by Sara Inés Calderón May 4, 2016 Cultura
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It’s time again for Cinco de Mayo, the holiday whose popularity no one really understands, except for the beer companies. But now you can celebrate by getting your Grito on with the ¡Grito! app. Get it here. What is the ¡Grito! app? It’s an app a native Texan and lover of her Mexican heritage Kathryn […]

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ZUBI to the rescue if you hate Mexicans and that taco emoji (video)

by Moctezuma Cortés April 13, 2016 Cartoons
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Advertising agency ZUBI (in Florida, of course) steps up for the minority of “Latinos” and “Hispanics” who aren’t Mexican — and people who hate tacos. Because “Latino emotions,” tu sabes, are different and require special emoji.

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Where to get tacos? In Mexico, there’s an app for that (video)

by MOSCA MEXICAN November 10, 2015 Cultura
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Don’t spent another Taco Tuesday lost in Mexico, dazed and confused about where to grab a bite. Taco Guru has an app for that.

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There’s a poop for that! DEUCE schedules your sh!ts (video)

by Barney Asada May 19, 2015 Cultura

The new DEUCE app is #1 when it comes to scheduling your #2s.

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Seamless: The food delivery service that eliminates humans (video)

by Barney Asada March 24, 2015 Cultura
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Dear Architects of Our Future: I’m hungry, but don’t want to leave the house, and I certainly don’t want to interact with any human beings. Is there an app and service that can get me food delivery without any people involved? There is? And it’s Seamless?

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VIDEO: Remote control spray paint tagging quad copter drone?

by Andalé Mono March 18, 2015 Cultura
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What is Tyrone Drone? Is it an app? Is it a drone? Stop — you’re both right, sorta. “Reach new heights of artistic expression with Tyrone Drone,” says the hype. “Dare to tag wherever you couldn’t — or wouldn’t — before. You might not crash the White House, but Tyrone is armed with a couple […]

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App For That: If you’re happy and you know it, wag your tail (video)

by ZORRO MULDER March 13, 2015 Cultura
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Japanese company Neurowear wants to make it easy to share your joy with SHIPPO, the world’s first feelings-controlled tail. It’s like a big-ass Mood Ring for your butt. PREVIOUSLY ON APP FOR THAT:

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iJuan, smartphone app for day labor, scores $3,500,000 investment

by BUSINESS GWIRE PRESS RELEASE November 6, 2014 El Now
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(GUANAJUATO, MEXICO) iJuanCo, creator of iJuan, the first smartphone app to directly match day laborers and potential bosses, has secured a $3.5 million dollar investment from venture capital fund XS Dinero, iJuanCo company president Grito Del Toro announced here today. Day laborers using the app will be able to register their schedules, skill set and service […]

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New app DVRSE: Black friends in photos when you need them (video)

by Soy Capitan October 31, 2014 Cultura
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What do you do when a social media photo needs black friends and none of your many African-American amigos are around? There’s an app for that, new DVRSE. [NSFW F-bombs, etc.]

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La Cucaracha: Halloween? There’s an app for that (#TBT 2012 toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz October 30, 2014 Cartoons
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iNotRacist: Social media app keeps track of your non-racism (video)

by Verdana Bold July 8, 2013 Cultura
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You’re not a racist. You open doors for African-Americans, you talk with the Latino guy behind the counter at lunch and you even make friends with that Asian guy at work, the crazy weird one on the fifth floor. But wouldn’t it be cool if you could get credit for all your non-racist activities? Check […]

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