App Factory



Collaborative Consumption

Consumers No Longer Want to Buy Stuff, But They Still Want Your Offerings

Great news for app developers as research now shows that VCs have doubled down in this market. These startups are receiving more and more investment as the sharing economy scales and goes global. It may be a result of easier and better access to the Internet, especially mobile, but it is also a reaction to the financial crisis that has led many to reassess their priorities. Continue reading



Build Community Lisbon BIG Apps

The Importance Of Getting Your Community Involved

As we move into the development phase, you will have noticed that each finalist now has an App Page that will be updated as we move along the 2 month period towards the final date whereby the 3 winners will… Read the whole thing





George Karidis

Meet the Jury: George Karidis, Chief Strategy Officer at SoftLayer

Having completed the application process, we are now finishing off the final document to send off to the Jury. In just under a week, we’ll find out which 15 teams will go through to development. It’s no easy task given… Read the whole thing




LisbonBigApps

Wake Up! Only 3 1/2 Days to Go

You know what’s going to happen, right? Registration ends on sunday. No problem. Work during the week end, worst case scenario got the whole of Sunday to do this. What could possibly go wrong? Well this has happened to other people in… Read the whole thing



Entertainment

The Power of Entertainment – Mobile Style

Entertainment will make us laugh, help us forget our worries, keep our spirits high or simply distract us for a while. Entertainment is everywhere, and it shouldn’t be a surprise that it too has gone mobile. People not only want… Read the whole thing



Match Making

Match Making in Heaven, Well Vodafone Actually

What an incredible event. When we set out to create an event whereby developers, designers and idea generators could mix and mingle, we never expected such a huge turn out, nor could we ever have expected so much interaction –… Read the whole thing



Lisbon Lovers

Why People Love Living in Lisbon

Take a look for yourself and find out why people who live in Lisbon have fallen in love with its city lights, local attractions and postcard attributes. Everything that makse this city a worthwhile place to build an app. What’s your BIG… Read the whole thing