Ignite Reno #14: What in the Wearable?

Wearable, what does it mean?

  • personal: clothing, wrist, or in the case of Glass your face
  • immediacy: augment our daily activities
  • convenience: look up to read your e-mail
  • interaction: keyboard and monitor no more
  • an opportunity to enhance contextual experience
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BetOnThisNV: Mobile Apps for Sexual Health

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BetOnThisNV Mobile Apps Available

As part of the BetOnThisNV initiative supported by Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health, izen.me is proud to announce the availability of two new mobile applications for both iOS and Android.

NV SexSafe

When you protect yourself and others everyone wins. Learn more about safer sex, testing, free condoms and how you can spread the word to help keep Nevada sexually safer.

NV SexSafe

This app features a slot game, that when played, will provide information about the risks and protection that is available for the randomly selected partner, activity and method of protection. Also, include is information on where to get condoms, testing facilities and form to request help.

   

NV SelfCare

Learn more about how you can receive care for HIV/AIDS, check program eligibility and get the tools you need to take control of the infection and live well with HIV/AIDS.

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This app is a features a calendar for tracking specific behaviors and activities of individuals who have HIV/AIDS.

   

From Zero to Mobile at the Reno Collective

Overview

I recently held a training session at the Reno Collective as part of their Learn series. The session titled “Getting Started with App Development” is part of the From Zero to Mobile” series, is primarily centered around getting started with mobile app development from the ground up.  I covered topics ranging from development platforms, cloud services, marketing, UX/design, making money, etc.  Below you will find the slide deck from the class and a (brief!) list of online resources.

Resources

 

 

Nevada Opera Mobile App by izen.me

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We have been hard are work on a new HTML5 Mobile Web App for the Nevada Opera. This app is developed using the cloud based mobile web app platform from appery.io. Features of this app include:

  • Don Giovanni: Overview, synopsis, cast and video for the upcoming Nevada Opera production of this classic Mozart opera.
  • Don G. – A Vampire Tale: A special edition of the opera with a vampire twist.
  • Upcoming Events
  • Nevada Opera history, staff and artists information
  • Mobile Web/HTML5 based