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App review: Venmo “The social check-work”

Garrett Kluever, Biz & Tech Editor

September 29, 2017

Venmo, owned by Pay-Pal, is a person-to-person payment app that allows users to give and request money between friends or family via a connection to their bank account. What sets Venmo apart is the social media aspect of the app, allowing you to comment on, like and share payments publicly. The app ...

7 Cups of Tea offers support

7 Cups of Tea offers support

February 4, 2015

Feb. 4, 2015 By Vesna Brajkovic 7 Cups of Tea is a website and free mobile app that offers people a way to anonymously chat one-on-one about their problems with a trained active listener. The online emotional support service does not aim to give advice, but rather provide an outlet for people...

UW-W students create mobile application

May 7, 2014

May 7, 2014 By Rumasa Noor Justin Mortimer, Anthony LaBuda and Evan Sutherland received approval from Apple for an app they recently created. The trio of UW-Whitewater students who have created Queue, an assignment-tracking application meant for students to keep track of their homework assignments...

GoStrive unites communities


December 4, 2013

Dec. 04, 2013 By Rumasa Noor Community engagement is a great way to connect with other people and have fun by participating in different activities, but it may not always be possible for people to know about all the events that are happening. GoStrive is a community engagement app that solves...

UW-Whitewater offers smartphone APP

November 14, 2012

  Since Oct. 29, the Whitewater Information Network for Students, commonly known as WINS, mobile App has been available for students with smartphone capabilities. WINS is a program allowing students and staff to access academic courses and for students to manage financial information. The...

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