App Wiki - What is the app?
What does the word app mean? Find synonyms, antonyms and the meaning of the word app in our free online dictionary! Find words starting with app and anagrams of app.
Definitions of "app"
- Informal A computer application. noun
- An application (program), especially a small one designed for a mobile device. noun
The word "app" in example sentences
CHARTIER At first PackRat seemed to be a strange app, because it's an * app* made for working with Backpack, a web service.. [MacUpdate - Mac OS X]
What finally fixed it for me was to re-install the applications using the package manager, by running: cd/data/app for app in *. apk; do pm install - r $app; done. [Planet Ubuntu]
Next, we dropped flash_session_cookie_middleware. rb in the app/middleware directory. require 'rack/utils' class FlashSessionCookieMiddleware def initialize (app, session_key = '_session_id') @app = app. [RailsTips - Home]
At first PackRat seemed to be a strange app, because it's an * app* made for working with Backpack, a web service.. [VersionTracker: Mac OS X]
DAVIDCHARTIER At first PackRat seemed to be a strange app, because it's an * app* made for working with Backpack, a web service.. [MacUpdate - Mac OS X]
[body] end end class MyMiddleware def initialize (app) @app = app end def call (env) @app. call (env) end end use MyMiddleware run BasicRackApp. new. [Sun Bloggers]
Well, strictly speaking the term app is short for the application which refers to any piece of software that works on a software system of sorts.. [Pocket-lint]
Microsoft on Tuesday filed its latest argument with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, which included the opinions of a linguistic expert who supported the software giant's argument that the term "app store" was generic and shouldn't be trademarked by Apple.. [Apple, Microsoft Hire Linguists in App Feud]
Microsoft Corp. and Apple Inc. have both hired linguists to serve as experts in the tech titan's ongoing battle over whether or not the government can grant a trademark for the term "app store.". [Apple, Microsoft Hire Linguists in App Feud]
Apple also argued that its competitors have several alternatives to using the term "app store," pointing to the fact that competitors use terms such as "marketplace" to refer to central download locations for mobile applications.. [The Circuit: Net neutrality vote delayed, Supreme Court rules in FOIA case, Apple to launch iPad 2]
Apple, Microsoft come to blows over "app store": Apple defended its trademark to the term "app store" in a filing, saying that Microsoft's trademark over the term "Windows" is just as vague.. [The Circuit: Net neutrality vote delayed, Supreme Court rules in FOIA case, Apple to launch iPad 2]
Late last month, Microsoft Corp. also filed its latest argument with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in its battle with Apple over its trademark for the term "app store.". [Apple: Samsung Copied Design]
Amazon responds to Apple: "app store" is generic, toss the suit : Amazon is using a quote from Steve Jobs in an attempt to prove that even top Apple management seems to use the term "app store" in a generic manner.. [Ars Technica]
Apple also told the court that it does not believe "the words 'app store' together denote a store for apps," or that "the words 'app store' are commonly used among many businesses to describe mobile software download services and further denies that the term 'app store market' is used to describe the market for mobile software download services," according to the documents submitted to the court.. [CNET News.com]
Microsoft "made no attempt to assess whether such uses constitute a small or large fraction of the total users of the term 'app store,'" Cupertino, California-based Apple argued in its filing.. 
For the uninitiated app is short for application, downloadable software for smartphones like the BlackBerry and iPhone, and slightly larger devices like the iPad.. [Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph]