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  • HeyTell Hopes SXSW Will Become One Big Walkie-Talkie Party

    HeyTell Hopes SXSW Will Become One Big Walkie-Talkie Party

    About a month ago, we covered HeyTell, an iPhone/Android app that made me feel like a kid again. Why did it make me feel like a kid? Because it turns your iPhone into a walkie talkie. Yeah. Awesome. But the app is also a serious business. Created by the husband-and-wife team, Steven Hugg and Jen Harvey, they’ve managed to bring in revenues from day one thanks to a combination in… Read More

  • Yobongo Will Be In The Running For The Addictive App At This Year's SXSW

    Yobongo Will Be In The Running For The Addictive App At This Year's SXSW

    A month ago, we detailed a new location-based realtime chat service called Yobongo. At the time, co-founder Caleb Elston didn’t want us to show shots of the app in action because it was still a work-in-progress. But now he’s finally comfortable enough with everything that he’s asking beta testers to do just that. And he should be, as the app both looks great and needs to… Read More

  • I Feel Like A Kid Again With HeyTell, The Social Walkie-Talkie App With 3 Million Users

    I Feel Like A Kid Again With HeyTell, The Social Walkie-Talkie App With 3 Million Users

    When I was a kid, there were few things cooler than a walkie-talkie. I recall spending many a night running around hotels causing havoc as my friends and I pretended we were on some sort of secret mission, talking to each other back and forth over these devices. Then cell phones came along and changed everything. For a short amount of time, push-to-talk technology in some phones replicated… Read More