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An app helps taxi drivers to find you

Have you ever been stuck in a long queue outside a bar, club or venue waiting for a taxi to arrive, wishing the company would send more cars? A new EU-funded tool has helped develop an app to make that scenario a thing of the past!

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An app that helps you buy good food at the best price

Nothing to cook for dinner? While rushing to the supermarket, you will soon be able to consult the FoodLoopapp and find the best offers close to you. This system – made possible thanks to an EU-funded toolbox – informs you if a product is reduced in price because the "best before" date is coming up. You save money but also help reduce waste

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Bringing mummies to life? New tools to make museums more interactive

@chessexperience developed by French, British, German & Greek partners in EU-funded project will be showcased at the Innovation Convention #EUIC2014 in Brussels on 10-11 March


€400.000 in prizes in Europe’s biggest app challenge

In Europe’s biggest ever app challenge the EU is offering €400 000 in prizes to best new applications that help build smarter cities and smarter businesses. Campus Party, the world’s largest geek forum, will manage the contest, judged by specialized engineers from the EU-funded FI-WARE Consortium

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Qualcomm launches 2net Mobile for secure On-the-Go medical device connectivity

2net Mobile Software Development Kit (SDK) released for App developers at Uplinq 2013

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Taking your small business mobile

Going mobile isn’t easy. It seems anyone can turn out an iPhone app nowadays (even my local curry restaurant), but for those looking to create a viable business ‘going mobile’ is more complicated. Touchnote moved into mobile in 2009 and our postcard-sending app will reach over 15 million users by the end of 2011