Canva is a tool we’ve raved about a few times on our blog. It’s a super-simple design tool for any skill level. You can create from templated sizes, or you can work on your own canvas. After using Canva for a while, we realized it was perfect for our Plus users creating custom covers. When […]
Apple Music, n; A new streaming music service from Apple, announced yesterday. Apple Music combines iTunes, Beats Radio, and social networking to create a one-stop music haven. Apple Music’s main branch — streaming — is very similar to Spotify, but likely with a slightly different library (at least when it comes to the biggest and smallest […]
Rejoice, sweet-teeth! It’s National Donut Day, and what could possibly top that? (Sprinkles? Powdered sugar?) Now that you’re craving donuts, here are a few smartphone-friendly ways to find or make your own delectable treats. Thankfully, it’s Friday, so donut feel guilting treating yo’self.
We all know every sunny weekend is worth sharing. Colorful umbrellas at the beach? Instagram. Rooftop sunset dinner? Facebook. Pizza and Netflix? Snapchat. But beyond the normal sharing apps (and their normal filters and hashtags) there are a ton of other awesome apps, new and refreshed, to check out. Download these before your weekend adventures […]
Giphy, n; A hugely popular search engine for animated images known as GIFs. The service integrates with popular communication services, making it dangerously easy to find and share GIFs (whether you need to or not.) The Giphy database is full of the most popular GIFs, created or uploaded by users. GIFs are tagged and sometimes categorized, […]
KFC Tray Typer, n; A thin bluetooth keyboard KFC customers can sync to their phone to avoid greasing up their screens. The tray inserts are currently running as part of an ad campaign in Germany, and are insanely popular amongst customers — despite being reusable, most people are taking theirs home. The paper-like Tray Typer keyboard connects […]
Sunday is Mother’s Day! If you haven’t gotten a gift yet, there’s still some time. Use these apps to get instant gifts that mom will love even more than those totally awesome coupons you give her every year.
Periscope App, n; Live video app recently acquired by Twitter. Periscope, like the recently-popular Meerkat, streams live video from your phone to Twitter, where anyone can join in and watch. Though Meerkat and Periscope are identical in their mission to create communities around live-streamed video, the apps function slightly differently. On Periscope, viewers can engage with […]
The Mexican celebration of Cinco de Mayo — which takes place next Tuesday — will be in full swing this weekend at the local watering holes. Instead of battling the crowds, snuggle up with your friends and your smartphone for a boozy Sunday celebrating the Mexican victory at the Battle of Puebla. And hey, there’s always […]
Super, n; A new social network from Biz Stone, co-founder of Twitter, that has users respond to text prompts on top of images, then share with big audiences or small. Super’s app a mashup of many popular social apps, including Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat and Whisper. Getting started is really simple; once you set up your username, you can start […]