Tag Archives: mobile apps

How One CivicTech Partnership Will Revolutionize Access to Mobile for Governments

A newly formed partnership between APPCityLife and Accela promises to completely change the way cities and people connect through mobile by providing access for the first time to governments across North America to a revolutionary mobile publishing platform developed specifically … Continue reading

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Addressing the Downside of Civic Hacking: Creating A Financially Sustainable Model

Originally published on Mama CEO One of the best known civic mobile app contests is the NYC BigApps Challenge. The competition has attracted hundreds of teams from around the world, all vying for high dollar prizes and the promise of a … Continue reading

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Open Data: Going Beyond Solving Problems to Making the Impossible Possible

This also appears on Huffington Post       As a global community, we are producing data at an astounding rate. The pace was recently described as a “new Google every four days” by the highly respected Andreesen Horowitz partner, … Continue reading

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Why Every Public School Needs a Mobile App

I was cleaning up in the kitchen when I heard a text message alert from my phone. Within seconds, another came through. I opened my son’s first, who never texted me during his classes at the nearby high school. It … Continue reading

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Three Reasons Why Open Data and Mobile Platforms Are Vital For Our Future

Digital Explosion Do you recall being able to sit down in front of a bookshelf, pull out a selection from a set of encyclopedias and browse through the pages to see what information and photos were hidden within? If you’re under twenty-five … Continue reading

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Women Innovate Mobile: Founder Profile APPCityLife Founder and CEO, Lisa Abeyta, recently chatted with Women Innovate Mobile about her journey in building a mobile tech company in New Mexico, what shaped her as a founder and some of the advice … Continue reading

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Three Keys to Sustainable Civic Innovation Through Open Data

A year ago, when we made the choice at APPCityLife to pivot and focus on the civic space in mobile, embrace open data initiatives not only within our home city of Albuquerque, New Mexico, but also to innovate solutions which … Continue reading

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