apps http://kcur.org en The Best Travel Apps For Your Summer Excursions http://kcur.org/post/best-travel-apps-your-summer-excursions <p></p><p>The summer months are fast approaching, which means summer vacations are too. Whether you're taking a day trip or an international excursion, travel apps can take some of the burdens of planning, booking, even packing, off your shoulders.</p><p>In the first half of Friday's&nbsp;<a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, guest <strong>Dustin Jacobsen&nbsp;</strong>joins Steve Kraske&nbsp;with his recommendations for travel apps to help with everything from currency conversion to finding good hotel deals.</p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p> Fri, 23 May 2014 16:44:47 +0000 Steve Kraske, Danie Alexander & Cody Newill 56226 at http://kcur.org The Best Travel Apps For Your Summer Excursions Computer Guys: Apps & Tablets http://kcur.org/post/computer-guys-apps-tablets <p>It is expected that there will be 68.5 million more tablets in this world by the end of this year, providing roughly <a href="http://www.ce.org/News/News-Releases/Press-Releases/2012-Press-Releases/CE-Industry-Yearly-Revenues-Expected-to-Surpass-$2.aspx">$29.1 billion in sales</a>.&nbsp; Mon, 17 Dec 2012 00:50:43 +0000 Matthew Long-Middleton & Jabulani Leffall 29117 at http://kcur.org Computer Guys: Apps & Tablets Appy Hour: Developments On The Silicon Prairie http://kcur.org/post/appy-hour-developments-silicon-prairie <p>On this Wednesday's <em><a href="http://kcur.org/programs/centralstandard">Central Standard</a>,</em> join a discussion on app development with tech innovators from the Silicon Prairie.</p><p>Find out how mobile fundraising is making it easy to donate funds across the world. Plus, an app turns the smartphone into part of the live music experience.</p><p> Wed, 19 Sep 2012 12:57:54 +0000 Tomeka Weatherspoon & Jabulani Leffall 24686 at http://kcur.org Appy Hour: Developments On The Silicon Prairie AgLocal: An App for Farm Country http://kcur.org/post/aglocal-app-farm-country <p>Local farmers markets are great for finding fresh fruits and vegetables, but today's guest was wondering around an area farmer’s markets and said to himself: “You know this is quality produce at a good price, but... I like meat.”</p><p>Joining us for the second half of today's show is <a href="https://twitter.com/NaithanJones">Naithan Jones</a>, Co-founder of <a href="http://aglocal.com/">Aglocal</a>, a technology company that has created a platform to create new markets for farmers who want to connect with meat buyers and distributors.</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 15:24:13 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 23636 at http://kcur.org AgLocal: An App for Farm Country Appy Hour: More Silicon Prairie Innovators http://kcur.org/post/appy-hour-more-silicon-prairie-innovators <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>On this Wednesday's <em><a href="http://kcur.org/programs/centralstandard">Central Standard</a>,&nbsp;</em>updates from the Silicon Prairie.</p><p> Tue, 14 Aug 2012 22:00:00 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 22825 at http://kcur.org Appy Hour: More Silicon Prairie Innovators Appy Hour: Silicon Prairie Innovators http://kcur.org/post/appy-hour-silicon-prairie-innovators <p>Don&#39;t you love how the moment you think you know everything there is to know about Kansas City &ndash; it&rsquo;ll turn around&nbsp; and surprise you? Tue, 24 Jul 2012 17:49:27 +0000 Andrea Silenzi, Tomeka Weatherspoon & Jabulani Leffall 21550 at http://kcur.org Appy Hour: Silicon Prairie Innovators Computer Guys: Application Permissions http://kcur.org/post/computer-guys-application-permissions <p>Have you ever wondered why your flashlight app wants to know your exact location? Why the cute cat video wants to post on your Facebook wall? And how annoying is when your finance software asks your mom for gas money? On this Monday&#39;s <em><a href="http://kcur.org/programs/centralstandard">Central Standard</a>,</em> a look at what we give permission to and why.</p><p> Mon, 23 Jul 2012 14:50:07 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 21475 at http://kcur.org Computer Guys: Application Permissions Computer Guys: Appy Hour http://kcur.org/post/computer-guys-appy-hour <p>On this Monday&#39;s<strong> <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/centralstandard"><em>Central Standard</em></a></strong>, join the Computer Guys for <em>Appy Hour. </em>We&#39;ll discuss apps that can make your life easier, or provide endless hours of distraction.</p><p><em> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 19:29:13 +0000 Andrea Silenzi & Jabulani Leffall 19086 at http://kcur.org Computer Guys: Appy Hour