Lauren Lake

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Why Scannable App Will Make You Want to Throw Everything Away

Need to clean up your desk? There's an app for that.<p>Scannable, an iOS app from the team behind digital work space app Evernote, aims to help people …

DuoLingo, the free language-learning app that’s addictive and fun.

In mid-December, Apple named Duolingo—a piece of language-learning software—its 2013 iPhone app of the year. Since then, I swear every native English …

Normal Finds the Battery Hogs on Your iPhone

iOS: If your iPhone battery can't quite make it through the day, your apps may be draining your phone. Normal finds those apps sucking down your …

Apps

​FileThis Is an Online Filing Cabinet for Your Digital Paperwork

Dealing with bills, both digital and paper-based, is a chore. FileThis makes life easier by collecting together all of your electronic statements …

iOS Apps

An App for That for Everything Isn't Real Collaboration

The Cloud Spurs Proliferation of Apps<p>You’ve heard the phrase more than you care to remember: “an app for that”. We’ve seen an explosion of apps over …

FlightBoard Displays Live Flight Departure and Arrival Statuses, Is Currently Free

iOS: For whatever reason, most of the flight tracking apps on iOS cost at least a few dollars. That said, they're incredibly helpful during the …

Just another WordPress site

Featured<p>Featured<p>3 iOS Power Moves You Need to Know<p>Getting the most out of Evernote on your device is easy with these tips.<p>Read More<p>Asset …

Best expense tracking apps for iPhone: Concur, Expensify, Mileage Log+, and more!

Whether you're on the road, working from home, or in the office — these are the very best expense tracking and reporting apps for iPhone!<p>Looking for …

Five handy apps for recording audio notes

Audio notes offer a versatile and convenient alternative to their typed or handwritten counterparts. Here are a few apps you may want to take for a …

Google: No app? No problem for Web-connected devices

When it comes to Internet-connected devices, too often there's an app for that. But Google has a plan that would let people interacted with "smart" things -- everything from cars to vending machines to toys -- without having to download a specific app.<p>The search giant this week revealed a project …

iOS Apps

Post-It’s New App Blurs The Line Between Real Notes And Virtual Ones

Computers and Post-its have always had a weird synergy. There’s no shortage of apps out there that allow you to drop a virtual Post-it on your desktop or smartphone. Heck, OS X even has one built-in. But Post-it’s latest iPhone app, Post-it Plus, is about way more than just creating digital sticky …

Apps

Cracking the Code of the Family Network

• Partner Content<br>• Author: Alex Haro, Life360. Alex Haro, Life360<p>We live in an age of ubiquitous social networks. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and …

Review: Haiku Deck for iPad takes the work out of building a slideshow presentation

There was a time when PowerPoint presentations were seen as an answer to the age-old question of how to liven up dull meetings. That promise quickly …

The elusive paperless office: HelloSign says it has the answer

HelloFax CEO Jospeh Walla wants to kill printers and scanners -- doing away with them one digital signature at a time.<p>HelloFax is known for letting people send and receive faxes, request signatures, and fill out forms -- all without a physical document. From that service, the company is launching …

Paperless Office

Try This On For Size: Personal Styling That Comes In The Mail

These days, you don't have to be a model — or a real housewife of reality TV — to have a personal stylist. You can get one online, for a reasonable monthly fee. The services, in which clothes are picked out for you and sent in the mail, are catching on among the time-starved and the …

Task of the Week: Attend A Party For Me (And Skype Me In)

David found a creative answer to the age-old problem of wanting to be in two places at the same time. While he was hanging out in Seattle, some …

Food Tripping

Find great alternatives to fast food wherever you are. Food Tripping locates the closest eateries, juice joints, farmers’ markets, microbreweries, …

Ford Motor Company

Designer Spotlight: Gwynnie Bee Is The Netflix Of Plus-Size Fashion

Gwynnie Bee, an online subscription-based clothing rental service, founded by Christine Hunsicker, is part of a growing community of retailers who are offering professional women an alternative way to participate in wearing the latest fashion trends. <i>Gwynnie Bee</i> differentiates itself from …

Personal Finance Startup BillGuard Adds Analytics And Smart Savings Features To Its iPhone App

Personal finance startup BillGuard is launching an update to its iPhone app that will not only help users defend against fraudulent charges on their credit cards, but could also lead them to be more proactive with their money. The addition of new Spending Analytics and Smart Saving features will …

Organizing Your Life: How to Go Paperless and Add Hours to Your Week

You probably read that post title and thought, “WHAT?! Abby, you are the queen of binders and paper lists! How in the world are you talking about …

Productivity

In depth with FollowUp.cc: Reminders, calendar and task list in one

We’ve already given you a brief introduction to FollowUp.cc in a list of 13 Gmail Plug-ins you should try, but we decided to take a closer look at the hugely useful productivity tool. The site is the brainchild of Chris Keller, who also founded MeshTennis and Tapgad, and co-founded Fafarazzi<p>The …

TripIt - How to Save Time & Organise Your Trip Planning

I hate things that are way harder than they need to be. You should know that if you’ve read my previous post on The Biggest Thing Wrong With Snow …

Evernote

“Create an external brain where you write down every idea you have regardless of whether or not you think it's good,” says serial entrepreneur and productivity guru, Ari Meisel. “Clear your mind. My favorite tool? Evernote,” he adds.

MobileDay Raises $6.6M to Cut Enterprises’ Conference Call Bills

Pretty much everyone who has ever dialed into a conference call knows it’s a hassle to keep track of the numbers and to dial in, especially when away …

Who Will And Won’t Be Interested In Amazon Prime Pantry

Yesterday, Amazon finally unveiled its Prime Pantry service, which allows customers to consolidate as many grocery items as they can into one large …

How It Works

Best Options<p>You cook: Our chef-caliber cooking kits take the hard work out of home cooking. Each kit has everything you need to whip up a tasty …

Is There an App for That?

The Lost Generation. The Greatest Generation. Generation X. And now…the App Generation.<p>“Are kids growing up in the digital age really different?” …