Coupons.com develops website for Grocery iQ app
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. Coupons.com’s popular shopping-list mobile app is getting its own companion website.
Grocery iQ adds flexibility and simplicity for users who want to interface with Grocery iQ from a Web browser, Coupons.com said.
“Grocery iQ was born a mobile application: first for iPhone, then Android and iPad, and well over a million copies have been downloaded,” said Steven Boal, CEO of Coupons.com. “While users have consistently touted the app for its best-in-class features, including ease of navigation, some have requested access via a Web interface for added convenience at home and work. For those users that have asked for it, we’ve delivered it, with a companion site now at Groceryiq.com.”
FDA approves Vivitrol
SILVER SPRING, Md. The Food and Drug Administration approved a drug to treat and prevent relapse after patients with opioid dependence have undergone detoxification treatment.
Vivitrol is an extended-release formulation of naltrexone — which works to block opioid receptors in the brain — administered by intramuscular injection once a month. It only is administered by a physician.
"Addiction is a serious problem in this country, and can have devastating effects on individuals who are drug-dependent, and on their family members and society," said Janet Woodcock, director of FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research. "This drug approval represents a significant advancement in addiction treatment."
‘Avatar’ phone covers make their debut
SAN FRANCISCO A creator of customized mobile phone covers and electronic devices has developed designs that feature images from the Academy Award-winning film “Avatar.”
“‘Avatar’ featured iconic imagery and memorable characters that captivated movie-goers around the world,” said Coveroo’s CEO and co-founder Karl Jacob. “Coveroo brings these characters and images to consumer’s phones and other personal electronics using our unique HighColor and Laser Engraving process.”
Coveroo will initially offer 20 designs from the film for purchase at Coveroo.com. Fans can pick from a selection of engraved and vibrant HighColor “Avatar” characters and scenes, with prices starting at $19.95.