New app release: J is for Jag (for iPad)

We recently released the second app from the Jamaroos gang, “J is for Jag”. There are a ton of interactive books that we’ve studied over the last year and the animation work in this new Jamaroos installment truly sets a new bar in app-animation… Read on

Categories: Apps iPad Ideas Storytelling

Social Discovery Apps, Do we really want to talk to strangers?

The social discovery apps have been working very hard to break into the mainstream. And despite a recent exposure boost at SXSW, social discovery hasn’t been getting a whole lot of traction. Why is that? Well, here are our thoughts:

If you haven't heard… Read on

Categories: Apps Culture iPhone What's Next?

You Rule hits Good Morning Texas

Two weeks ago we were invited to appear on Good Morning Texas to talk about You Rule, our chore app. Here's a link to the video. Having never been on live TV before (or any TV for that matter) it was a bit of… Read on

Categories: Apps iPhone You Rule


Our upcoming app is an interactive children's book and we need just the right person to be the narrator in our story. This video covers some of the highlights form our search for the right voice. Watch the video. Read on

Categories: Apps iPad Storytelling What Do I Say?

We’re going to our first openhouse (on Facebook)

A blogger we've come to know and respect over at Smartappsforkids.com is hosting a big crowd of app developers on his facebook page this Saturday Nov 19th. And these developers will be bringing some great stuff with them: From free apps and apps with… Read on

Categories: Apps iPhone

The importance of garage junk during a beta test.

Our Usability and QC friends will appreciate this. Last week we jerry-rigged a pretty cool device to help our app's beta testing efforts. See video here.

Going into user testing, we wanted to get a real good look at how people would use the… Read on

Categories: Apps iPhone Testing Utility

First Look: You Rule in motion

As we chase bugs and apply some final polish, you can enjoy this video we put together which shows our soon-to-be-released app in action.

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Categories: Apps Ideas iPhone You Rule

Is art direction dead in digital advertising?

A highly respected digital advertising executive, who loves digital stuff said that it seemed to him that digital art direction was dying. And he was bummed about it. It is an interesting question: Is digital art direction on some kind of deathbed, or is it… Read on

Categories: Apps Ideas iPhone Social


HBO GO is one of the coolest video content apps ever and I want to throw it out the window. The interface is perfect, the content is HBO so its the best around. And this app has access to almost EVERYTHING (or everything good) that… Read on

Categories: Apps Culture iPad


We invent, create and market well-designed and well-built applications that translate into meaningful user-experiences. More about us.


Our first app, You Rule turns doing chores into a game. Kids can earn coins and level-up while parents can easily manage all the action. Learn more at yourulechores.com or go and check it out in the Apple app store.