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Being Bottle Rocket

From day one, Bottle Rocket has specialized in custom, high-end mobile apps that set the industry standard. It’s all we do. We turn strategic insight and design into gorgeous brand experiences, inspiring users and transforming businesses. We are a remarkable team of dreamers, thinkers, makers and doers with unparalleled experience and a relentless passion for pushing the limits of mobile.

We believe exceptionally innovative technology not only enhances the way we do things – it redefines the way we live our lives. Our clients and partners share our passion for the possibilities of mobile. And they look to us to help them get the most from this intersection of personal technology and their brands.

More Than an App Developer

We are proud to develop custom mobile experiences for a wide variety of industries that serve a multitude of users. And having particularly deep experience in some exciting fields has made it easy for us to recognize, and in many cases shape, mobile trends
in gaming, TV everywhere and second screen experiences,
publishing and mCommerce.


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Story Corps

Story Corps

Stream the latest clip and other selected favorites from StoryCorps.org, an independent nonprofit project whose mission is to honor and celebrate one another’s lives through listening.

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Spin Decision

Spin Decision

Spin Decision uses the famous wheel of fortune to help you make any decision.

Disney Craftfinder for iPad

Disney Craftfinder for iPad

Disney’s FamilyFun Craftfinder App for your iPhone, iTouch and iPad gives you the creativity and mobile ability to access FamilyFun’s library of fun craft projects!

Footsteps GPS

Footsteps GPS

Footsteps GPS turns your iPhone into a real handheld GPS! GPS is designed to be easy to use, visually compelling and loaded with exclusive features.

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Prairie Chute

Prairie Chute

Navigate your prairie dogs to the hole with the light on by tilting your iPod or iPhone left or right.

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Flower Warfare: The Game

Flower Warfare: The Game

Join YouTube VFX sensation Freddie Wong on a fast paced rampage through endless levels to escape the clutches of Rico.

checkoutFlower Warfare: The Game in the Apple App Store
Huskey Football 2011

Huskey Football 2011

If you love Husky football, you’ll love this app’s comprehensive, real-time coverage of the 2011 season at your fingertips.

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TBS

TBS

If laughter is the best medicine, we’ve got your comedy cure. Access you favorite comedies wherever and whenever you want.

checkoutTBS in the Apple App Storecheckout TBS in Google Play
NPR News

NPR News

The ultimate portable NPR experience for your iPhone or iPod Touch. Listen to your favorite NPR stations wherever and whenever you want to.

checkoutNPR News in the Apple App Store
Telemundo Now

Telemundo Now

Watch full episodes of current Telemundo novelas and shows on Telemundo Now after authenticating through your TV provider.

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Annoying Orange

Annoying Orange

Fling characters like Cantaloupe, Banana and “Painapple” to a gruesome deaths while you rack up points and bonus time in your quest to become the best Fruitslinger in the Kitchen!

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Pants!

Pants!

Pants! is an epic mobile game about dressing naked dudes falling out of the sky before they hit the pavement.

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Oxygen Now

Oxygen Now

Oxygen Now is your destination to watch full episodes of your favorite Oxygen TV shows - available the day after they appear on TV, and back episodes are available for some shows.

checkoutOxygen Now in the Apple App Store
Lifetime

Lifetime

Project Runway. Dance Moms. Army Wives. And, of course, movies! Now you can watch Lifetime wherever and whenever you want…on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch!

checkoutLifetime in the Apple App Store
DIY Watch

DIY Watch

Catch up with DIY’s distinctive programming and exclusive extras wherever and whenever you want. Updated daily with full TV episodes, clips and DIYnetwork.com original content.

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Discovery HD for iPad

Discovery HD for iPad

Watch video from Discovery’s award-winning shows, and chat with show hosts and fans through Facebook and Twitter.

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Science 360

Science 360

The National Science Foundation’s Science360 for iPad provides easy access to engaging science and engineering images and video.

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Wings Galaxy

Wings Galaxy

Wings Galaxy takes the Wings apps to a whole new level with substantially greater game content enhanced by a rich custom music and a completely immersive intergalactic experience.

checkoutWings Galaxy in the Apple App Store
Baker Hughes

Baker Hughes

BitGenieTM is a revolutionary, customer-facing, intelligent drill bit selection app that is leading Baker Hughes’ sales team, engineers, and customers to the optimal solution for any drilling application.

TNT

TNT

Get the most dramatic app you’ll ever need. Get Complete Access to you favorite TNT shows.

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Spin Play

Spin Play

SPIN Play is a new concept in music discover from the publishers of SPIN magazine. The app includes a steady feed of news and reviews that you can read, listen, watch and share.

checkoutSpin Play in the Apple App Store
Showtime Sync

Showtime Sync

Enhance the viewing experience of your favorite shows by allowing your iPad to automatically sync with your TV and present timely trivia, polls, predictions and more.

checkoutShowtime Sync in the Apple App Store
HD Radio

HD Radio

Turn any iPhone or iPod Touch into a HD Radio™ receiver with the new Navigator Control HD Radio receiver and this app!

checkoutHD Radio in the Apple App Store
Wings Earth

Wings Earth

Wings Galaxy takes the Wings apps to a whole new level with substantially greater game content enhanced by a rich custom music and a completely immersive intergalactic experience.

checkoutWings Earth in the Apple App Store
Voxie Pro Recorder

Voxie Pro Recorder

The most comprehensive audio recording, note taking, dictation and group-messaging app for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

checkoutVoxie Pro Recorder in the Apple App Store
Doodle Bomb

Doodle Bomb

Blast your way through 65 mind-bending physics puzzles as you guide your hero to the ultimate goal of “Bomb Master”.

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NPR for iPad

NPR for iPad

Experience NPR in magazine style with a focus on News, Arts & Life, and Music content that’s broad, deep, and timely.

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SPG: Starwood Hotels & Resorts

SPG: Starwood Hotels & Resorts

Access your SPG account and browse Starwood's 1,100 hotels and resorts, book trips, check-in prior to arrival and more!

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National Geographic Today

National Geographic Today

National Geographic Today for iPad brings you the best of National Geographic’s daily offerings—news, videos, quizzes, articles, and of course, the awe-inspiring photography Nat Geo in known for.

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Philips Dictation Recorder

Philips Dictation Recorder

Capture your thoughts on the move with the Philips dictation recorder for iPhone. Recording, editing and sending dictation files from your iPhone offers mobile flexibility and reduces document turnaround time.

checkoutPhilips Dictation Recorder in the Apple App Store
Luma Link

Luma Link

Slide platforms with matching Lumas to create a path for your sphere to reach the portal. Tap to move your sphere onto adjacent platforms. Deliver your sphere to the portal.

checkoutLuma Link in the Apple App Store
NBC

NBC

Now you can watch of all your favorite shows anytime, anywhere for FREE on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch — it has also been redesigned and optimized for iOS 7!

checkoutNBC in the Apple App Storecheckout NBC in Google Play
HISTORY

HISTORY

Now you can watch your favorite HISTORY shows wherever and whenever you want…on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch!

checkoutHISTORY in the Apple App Store
A&E

A&E

Now you can watch your favorite A&E shows wherever and whenever you want, right on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch!

checkoutA&E in the Apple App Store
Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola

Bottle Rocket and Coca-Cola worked together to unlock the magic of the Freestyle machine in new, surprising, delightful, and personal ways.

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WWE

WWE

The WWE Universe is now in the palm of your hands! Unlock breaking news, a library of WWE videos, as well as thousands of photos capturing the action of WWE. Plus, discover exclusive content found only in the WWE app!

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106 & Park

106 & Park

Wanna become a part of the livest audience on TV? Well get the app, fire it up and tune in to BET weekdays at 6/5C for an all-new 106 & Park experience!

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Watch Food Network

Watch Food Network

Watch Food Network wherever and whenever you want with on-the-go access to full episodes and video extras from your favorite shows. A variety of new clips, full TV episodes and original FoodNetwork.com content is added daily!

checkoutWatch Food Network in the Apple App Storecheckout Watch Food Network in Google Play
AARP

AARP

Now you can take the AARP experience with you on the go. You can save money, stay informed and share favorite content with your friends.

checkoutAARP in the Apple App Storecheckout AARP in Google Play
Top Chef Judges' Table

Top Chef Judges' Table

We're reserving your spot at the Judges' Table! This app gives foodies the chance to show off their inner judge by rating meals and sharing their critiques across their social network.

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OPEN Forum

OPEN Forum

OPEN Forum® is an online community designed to help you grow your small business. Learn how to grow your business even when you’re on the go.

checkoutOPEN Forum in the Apple App Store
Pholium

Pholium

The only all-in-one, photo e-book creating, viewing, publishing, and sharing app designed for the iPad.

checkoutPholium in the Apple App Store
Civil War for iPad

Civil War for iPad

HISTORY presents The Civil War Today. Experience the war as it unfolded, one day at a time, with daily updates that let you live the events in “real-time”.

checkoutCivil War for iPad in the Apple App Store
Food Network In the Kitchen

Food Network In the Kitchen

Get instant access to your favorite Food Network chefs and all their most popular recipes. Plus, compare recipes, add ingredients to shopping lists and more.

checkoutFood Network In the Kitchen in the Apple App Store
WP Politics

WP Politics

The Washington Post Politics app for iPad provides award-winning political journalism in an innovative, interactive and highly visual format that leverages the unique capabilities of the iPad.

checkoutWP Politics in the Apple App Store
HGTV Watch

HGTV Watch

Stay connected with your favorite HGTV shows and find inspiration for your own home with HGTV Watch. Catch up with HGTV's distinctive programming and exclusive extras wherever and whenever you want.

checkoutHGTV Watch in the Apple App Storecheckout HGTV Watch in Google Play
It's Fred!

It's Fred!

Hey! It’s Fred! Join YouTube sensation Fred Figglehorn in this hilarious 3D adventure to defeat the evil Kevin and win the love of the beautiful Judy.

checkoutIt's Fred! in the Apple App Store
Chick-fil-A

Chick-fil-A

The Chick-fil-A app engages customers in a new way, completely redesigned from the ground up for iOS 7. With a beautiful new interface, Chick-fil-A app aims to serve as an extension of visiting your local restaurant.

checkoutChick-fil-A  in the Apple App Storecheckout Chick-fil-A  in Google Play
Voxie™ For Legal

Voxie™ For Legal

Record your client notes, legal briefs or any spoken notes and have our professional transcription staff confidentially and quickly transcribe your voice into text.

checkoutVoxie™ For Legal in the Apple App Store
ESPN Magazine

ESPN Magazine

America’s most compelling sports magazine comes to life on the iPad. The Magazine delivers this content to your iPad with one, easy six-month subscription.

checkoutESPN Magazine in the Apple App Store
ABC News

ABC News

Read stories and watch clips from your favorite ABC News shows including Good Morning America, World News, Nightline, This Week and 20/20.

checkoutABC News in the Apple App Storecheckout ABC News in Google Play
PBS

PBS

Watch the most popular and current PBS programs free on your iPhone. “PBS” features more than 300 videos, including full-length episodes, segments and previews.

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The Xtra Factor

The Xtra Factor

The Xtra Factor takes you behind the scenes of THE X FACTOR and gives viewers the opportunity to help choose the next global superstar or breakout music group.

NPR Music

NPR Music

Engage, explore and discover new music of all genres with the NPR Music app.

checkoutNPR Music in the Apple App Store
USA NOW

USA NOW

USA NOW is your mobile destination for full episodes of your favorite USA shows, including new episodes available the day after they air on television and back episodes for some shows.

checkoutUSA NOW in the Apple App Storecheckout USA NOW in Google Play
Fuel Finder

Fuel Finder

Fuel Finder is the most comprehensive source of gas prices in the US and Canada.

checkoutFuel Finder in the Apple App Storecheckout Fuel Finder in Google Play
Syfy Now

Syfy Now

Syfy Now is your destination for full episodes of your favorite Syfy shows, including new episodes available the day after they air for most programs. You can even sync your watchlist and in-show progress across multiple devices via iCloud.

checkoutSyfy Now in the Apple App Store
Watch Travel Channel

Watch Travel Channel

Watch Travel Channel's distinctive programming and exclusive extras wherever and whenever you want. Updated daily with full TV episodes, clips and TravelChannel.com original content. Unique destination and interest grids help you find videos to research your next trip or event.

checkoutWatch Travel Channel in the Apple App Storecheckout Watch Travel Channel in Google Play
HD Radio Guide

HD Radio Guide

Learn about all that HD Radio™ technology has to offer! Find or discover your favorite HD Radio stations, view up-to-date news on HD Radio technology and search compatible receivers that will allow you to listen to HD Radio stations.

checkoutHD Radio Guide in the Apple App Store
Watch Cooking Channel

Watch Cooking Channel

Watch the latest Cooking Channel shows and web originals wherever and whenever you want. This app gives you on-the-go access to full episodes and clips from original and exclusive programming, like Kelsey’s Essentials, Unique Eats, Classy Ladies and more.

checkoutWatch Cooking Channel in the Apple App Storecheckout Watch Cooking Channel in Google Play
Wings Earth for iPad

Wings Earth for iPad

Wings Galaxy takes the Wings apps to a whole new level with substantially greater game content enhanced by a rich custom music and a completely immersive intergalactic experience.

checkoutWings Earth for iPad in the Apple App Store
TeamHealth Careers

TeamHealth Careers

For those in the medical field, this app provides news, articles, videos and other resources to help you choose the right emergency medicine opportunity for you.

checkoutTeamHealth Careers in the Apple App Store
Bravo Now

Bravo Now

The new Bravo Now is here! You can now watch full episodes of your favorite Bravo shows, including new episodes available the day after they air on television and back episodes for some shows!

checkoutBravo Now in the Apple App Store
Rocket Solitaire

Rocket Solitaire

Solitaire like you’ve never played it! Fully utilizing the amazing capabilities of the iPad, Rocket Solitaire brings you gorgeous graphics and seamless gameplay.

checkoutRocket Solitaire in the Apple App Store
Voxie™ For Medical

Voxie™ For Medical

Record your patient notes or any spoken notes and have our professional transcription staff confidentially and quickly transcribe your voice into text.

checkoutVoxie™ For Medical in the Apple App Store
Sparkabilities for iPad

Sparkabilities for iPad

Designed especially for babies 3 - 18 months old! Sparkabilities nurtures the neural pathways that support learning.

Voice Valentines

Voice Valentines

What better way say “I love you” than to email a personalized voice recorded ecard to your Valentine.

checkoutVoice Valentines in the Apple App Store
Woogie

Woogie

What's a Woogie? It's 50% teddy bear, 50% protective case for your iPhone or iPod touch, and 100% fun. And with this app, your huggable Woogie becomes an interactive playmate.

checkoutWoogie in the Apple App Store
Proxy Pal

Proxy Pal

Proxy Pal serves up fresh proxy servers! Never be caught again on a computer at work, the library or school without a proxy that works.

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d2u Transcriber

d2u Transcriber

The “d2u app” combines a world-class voice recorder with the UK’s Number One Transcription Service to provide you with the best dictation and transcription solution available.

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Pod Poster

Pod Poster

PodPoster lets listeners send an audio comment to the podcaster right from their iPhone, iPod or iPad.

checkoutPod Poster in the Apple App Store
Mistletoe, Smooch or Smack

Mistletoe, Smooch or Smack

These beautifully rendered leaves and berries move and sway merrily just like the real thing (good for convincing your target).

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LEGO Mindstorms Robot Commander

LEGO Mindstorms Robot Commander

Robot Commander connects via Bluetooth to the EV3 Intelligent Brick. This easy to use app allows you to interact with your very own EV3 robots without even connecting to a computer!

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VeggieTales: The League of Incredible Vegetables

VeggieTales: The League of Incredible Vegetables

It was a bright and sunny day in Bumblyburg until Dr. Flurry came to town. This chillin' villain wants to freeze the entire city in fear. Now you too can help save the town of Bumblyburg!

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Santa Wings 2

Santa Wings 2

Save Christmas by delivering presents and blasting grinches with your flying attack elves.

Go Rebate Mobile

Go Rebate Mobile

Have great deals find you. GoRebate Mobile will auto-alert you of rebates in your area.

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Annoying Orange: Splatter Up!

Annoying Orange: Splatter Up!

The Prince of Puns returns just in time for the World Series! Join the Annoying Orange and his entourage for this splatterific home run derby game that is sure to put you in stitches.

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WWE Presents: Rockpocalypse

WWE Presents: Rockpocalypse

Take control of the Rock as you punch, kick, and slam your way through the crazed goons of an evil mastermind.

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MSNBC

MSNBC

MSNBC's brand new app is the only app where you can watch all your favorite MSNBC shows, including The Rachel Maddow Show, The Last Word with Lawrence O'Donnell and Hardball with Chris Matthews.

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Calvin Carter Named Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year

Head Rocketeer, Calvin Carter, has been named the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2013 Award winner of the Southwest Area North region.

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We're happy to announce Bottle Rocket joined the WPP Family!

Bottle Rocket has been acquired by WPP, the world's largest and most respected network of advertising and marketing service companies. 

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Bottle Rocket Named #10 Best Places to Work in DFW

We are proud to say the Dallas Business Journal list of Best Places to Work named Bottle Rocket  #10 in the medium company cateogry!

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We ask tough questions, from strategy through deployment. We use a lo-fi concept/hi-fi development process that allows us to learn quickly and uncover the “FM” – a unique experience that serves the user.

We work quickly in small, smart groups and iterate frequently, enhancing what works and editing that which does not. We address and refine the details others would overlook. We embrace – and deliver – the impossible.

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We are proud to develop high quality custom mobile experiences for a wide variety of industries and tens of millions of users. Having particularly deep experience in some exciting fields has allowed us to recognize, and in many cases shape, mobile trends in gaming, TV everywhere and second screen experiences, publishing and mCommerce.

Over the nearly five years of building the highest quality apps for the world's most discriminating brands, we have amassed a series of frameworks and solutions that allow us to build the best apps in the business. We invite you to learn more and allow us to demonstrate the power of these frameworks in action.
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