INTERAPT BLOG

$2.75 Million Awarded for Interapt’s Training Initiative

Huntington, W.Va. – The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC), the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA), and the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration announced today that $2.75 million will be awarded to support Interapt’s training initiative in Eastern Kentucky thanks to the selection of the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program (EKCEP)…

Interapt’s Top Ten Tech Moments February 22nd- February 26th

FCC PROPOSAL WOULD LET YOU GET CABLE THROUGH APPLE, GOOGLE, AMAZON, AND ANDROID Jenna Busch, Nerdist  This week, the Federal Communications Commission ruled that you can get your cable through devices besides your company’s cable box. The ruling means that instead of having to rent the box from, say, Time Warner or ATT Uverse, you…

Why Telehealth is Key to the Future of Aging Care

A once-futuristic practice in healthcare that is gaining traction with more providers thanks to the rapid improvement and availability of streaming and mobile technology is telehealth.  Telehealth itself encompasses a variety of technologies and tactics to deliver virtual medical, health, and education services between two remote locations.  Aging adults are one particular group of people…

PowerMap Mobile App Project

Economic developers have had a problem for a long time. Finding data associated with a potential economic development site has always been a difficult and laborious undertaking especially with trying to determine what utility providers serve the potential site. In the past, economic developers had to refer to a paper maps and spreadsheets of data…

CrossPaths Mobile App Project

Layovers, cancelled flights, and delays are all a part of the traveling experience. Sure, some people are traveling with family or friends to their destination, but what about those who only have one ticket? Who said going on an adventure and traveling has to be lonely. That’s what Connecting Paths, LLC co-owners Shivang Patel, Emir…

Why Smart TVs Aren’t Worth a Hefty Price Tag

Modern manufacturers are putting more smart technology into everyday devices than ever before, and television sets are no exception.  In recent years, the TV industry has struggled to remain relevant in the modern age of multi-screen entertainment, as tablets, smartphones, and high-def laptops are taking more eyes away from TV sets every day. This has…

Interapt Intern Spotlight: Becca Bishop

Between trying to get involved on campus, maintaining a good GPA, and keeping a full social calendar, college students question what the value of an internship is more and more these days. At Interapt, internships are the foundation of our company. We strive to educate students during their time in college so they have a…

Get to Know Togglit, the New Mobile App CMS

In January 2015,  the Interapt development team wanted a way to streamline the development of their current radio apps. The existing backend for the app was not customizable or easy to repurpose for new projects, making it harder for development to meet project deadlines because they required custom work.  As a solution, the team conceived…

The Key to Success is Good Process

Why is process important to a startup? When you work at a startup, there is no time to waste. There must be a process in place that encourages proactively communicating ideas with others. But as a business grows, dialogue between and amongst your teams can become scattered. It’s vital for everyone to buy into a…