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A Student's Best Friend 

OU Innovate
Developer: Dom & Tom 
OU Innovate is designed to make it easier for Oklahoma University students to find out information about parking, events and campus activities. It acts as a hosting location for campus announcements and performs a variety of unique functions and services that make having a car on campus more manageable. 
The app features accurate, real-time parking availability so you can go directly to an open space. It also protects students against the dangers of drunk driving through its SafeRide integration. SafeRide gives students an option to hail a free ride after a night of drinking. With SafeRide, students are just a tap away from summoning a ride directly from their mobile devices, completely free of charge. 

Guided By The Constellations  

Susan Miller's Astrology Zone®
Developer: Phunware, Inc.

Susan Miller's Astrology Zone® is a free app with content written by Susan Miller, an astrologer with more than 30 years of experience and accredited by the International Society of Astrological Research. The app provides daily and monthly horoscopes, text message notifications, key dates to watch, access to Susan Miller's twitter feed
and facts about astrology. The app generates 101 million page views annually.

Alexa To Go 

Developer: RAIN
Google Play

Reverb is a free iOS and Android app that turns your phone into an Alexa-enabled device, pushing forward the concept of conversational interfaces everywhere. It connects to both Amazon Echo services and and macOS.The app allows you to talk to Alexa to play music, ask questions, get news and use your installed Echo Skills no matter where you are, no matter what device you are using. 

On The Road Again Roadside Assistance


iTunes is an on-demand roadside assistance service that provides coast-to-coast coverage. The user can track on a map, in real-time, where help is and how long it will take to arrive.  The app uses location data from start to finish: from finding nearby service trucks once help is requested to keeping the stranded driver informed of the whereabouts of their help. All of the service providers available on have been vetted and are monitored for safety and quality to ensure the best experience possible. Additionally, the user will be able to see exactly who is coming to provide service, and can contact them through the app. The user will know ahead of time where their car will be towed and will have a record of the transaction.

The app offers transparent service with clear, flat rate pricing, cashless payment, and reliable help for motorists in need of a tow, tire change, fuel delivery, jump-start or lock-out service. is also the only roadside assistance service in America with accident alert detection technology and "Family View", a unique feature that provides families and caregivers peace of mind by allowing them to track the roadside service of a loved one from start to finish.


Nine Months Plus In Preparation 

App: What To Expect
Developer: Everyday Health, Inc.

From the world's most trusted pregnancy brand "What to Expect When You're Expecting," this universal pregnancy and baby app for iPhone and iPad guides you through pregnancy day-by-day and week-by-week (even hour-by-hour). Based on your due date, you receive personalized content, the latest parenting news and health information, and access to a tight-knit community of other parents and moms-to-be like you. You’ll get brand new tools and support to help you prepare and feel in control every step of the way. Once the baby is born, you'll get answers, advice and guidance as you navigate life as a new parent. Highlights include emotional support  from real parents, informative week-by-week development info to help you understand your changing body and the baby's development through each stage, community photo sharing to connect you with other moms and stories and advice in real-time, and arranging meet-ups with moms like you based on your birth month, location, interest, medical condition, and parenting style.


MINDBODY: Technology As Wellness Buddy 

Featured App: MINDBODY
Developer: MINDBODY

Free and available on iTunes and Google Play

Used by over 4 million registered users, the MINDBODY app helps wellness seekers find, book and pay for wellness services from around the corner to around the world. From acupuncture to indoor cycling, color highlights to massage, martial arts to yoga, MINDBODY covers a diverse, ever-increasing breadth of choices. The app also features discounted offers, access to real-time class schedules, the ability to rate and review classes, and a wearable integration, allowing users to connect their Fitbit activity tracker to their scheduled fitness class.



Developer: Heal
Google Play

Heal brings back doctor house calls through two clicks in an app. In short, innovation that brings back the days immortalize by Norman Rockwell.

Heal currently serves Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Orange County, Oakland, Berkeley, and Peninsula to San Jose.  Lucky Californians!

The App works in a similar manner to Uber and Lyft. You can request the right doctor for your needs (i.e. pediatrician, family doctor, internist). All doctors are licensed and backgrounds are checked.  You can either schedule the house call at your convenience or, if your needs are more urgent, a doctor will be at your doorstep within 2hours.

Insurance is accepted (Anthem, Blue Shield, and Cigna) or the patient is charged a fee of $99 (available in LA, soon to be offered in San Francisco and San Diego).

Patients have given Heal high marks for the overall experience and satisfaction with the doctors.


2016 Appy Awards Finalist In Business Category : WPS Office 

WPS Office
Developer: Kingsoft Office Software
Google Play

WPS Office is a mobile office suite supporting both Android and iOS.  Users are able to view, edit, create and share all office documents while working remotely. It is fully compatible with Microsoft Office and integrated with numerous cloud storage platforms. Its features range from fully supported by Spotlight search to rich formatting similar to PC (fonts, colors, image editing etc.) This app takes up less than 25MB of space while still meeting all of one’s document needs. Both the android and iOS version are now integrated with Dropbox. Google named WPS Office as 2015’s  “Best App”, ”Editor’s Choice” and “Top Developer”.



2016 Appy Awards Finalist in the Productivity and Utilities Category

Developer: SoundHound, Inc.
Google Play

Hound is a voice-activated digital assistant. Its goal is to replace the “touch and tap” interface on which most mobile users currently rely as well as besting the competition when it comes to ease of use, speed, wealth of information and accuracy.

Hound combines speech recognition and language understanding. You speak naturally with no need to learn special keyword phrases.  It understands both context and details. You can follow up to refine your results, or you can say precisely what you want all at once.

The app’s strengths include navigation, local search, and weather tracking, but it can help you find just about anything.


No Background In Coding? No Problem! 


Developer: QuickBase

Available at Website

QuickBase is the only low-code rapid application development platform that empowers non-technical business employees to create apps to solve problems close at hand.

This platform is used by small, medium and large enterprises, and enables both experienced and novice developers to work together and quickly deploy and continuously deliver critical applications to improve business efficiency and effectively manage data with no code.

The difference between QuickBase and other application development platforms is its focus on citizen developers: tech-savvy employees in the line of business without any traditional coding skills.  QuickBase believes this is critical to business efficiency as organizations are looking for ways to distribute development capabilities across a broader swath of their workforce, empowering business users closest to the issues at hand. This also frees up IT to act as a strategic resource focused on security, permissions etc. rather than bogging it down in app development backlog.

QuickBase also offers App Exchange, giving users and teams access to over 800 pre-fabricated app templates, along with the ability to upload their own.

The most popular apps, downloaded over 15,000 times, serve businesses in a wide array of industries, including but not limited to business services, retail, manufacturing, finance and insurance, healthcare, technology, government and construction.