Posts tagged "app"

‘Bar Roulette’ App Sends You To A Top Rated Surprise Bar In Your Nabe

Ever have the urge to be magically transported to a mystery drinking establishment so that you can feel like you’re waking up from a blackout but like, in reverse? Well…

Katrin Higher | August 15, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Jessica Neuwirth, Bettina Hager & The New Feminists Push For A New ERA

Plus, a Britney Spears-focused workshop and SELF publishes a scare piece on birth control — spooooooky! All in Today’s Lady News…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | April 2, 2015 - 6:40 pm

High There Is Tinder For Potheads

Dating is hard enough, but imagine being a marijuana smoker trying to find love in a country that still, by and large, criminalizes their favorite herbal remedy. All you want…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 11, 2015 - 4:30 pm

For Just $25, This Fake Boyfriend Will Be More Attentive Than Your Real Boyfriend

As someone who is well versed in making up fake boyfriends, and even better at making them zero percent believable [Hello Jamie from Escondido, who was a bad fake boyfriend

Beejoli Shah | January 20, 2015 - 4:40 pm

Which Wedding Planning App Is The Best?

Going into wedding planning, I already know what a lot of my proclivities are as a bride — partially because I’m a neurotic planner, and partially because, well, I’ve done…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | January 8, 2015 - 9:00 am

Comedian Michelle Markowitz Demonstrates What Kind Of Gross Guys You’ll Meet On Tinder

Michelle Markowitz apparently had the same experience on Tinder that I had on OKCupid: Eventually, you begin to realize that not only are most of the potential matches exactly the…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 17, 2014 - 12:30 pm

Introducing Thirstie, The App That Delivers Booze To Your Doorstep Within The Hour

Having a group of friends over in 10 minutes and forgot to pick up the Bacardi? Enjoying your pity party at home, and it’s way too freakin’ cold to trek…

Katie Oldenburg | December 9, 2014 - 9:30 am

This App Helps Us Get Real About How Many Hours We Spend On Our iPhones

A new app called Moment is an attempt to help us curb our iPhone addictions by telling us exactly how much time we spend staring it at each day. I think most…

Claire Hannum | July 1, 2014 - 9:30 am

My “Perfect” Marriage Date Is Apparently In 11 Months And 29 Days

Save the date! According to a new app from TIME, my ideal marriage date is in 11 months and 29 days, which means that unless I want to be a sad, single,…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | February 12, 2014 - 11:00 am

New App Can Tell You If You’re Going Out With A Sex Offender

If you’re an avid Tinder user or an OkCupid enthusiast, there’s a new app that can help protect you from the possible dangerous consequences of meeting up with people IRL. NameTag…

The Gloss | January 11, 2014 - 10:45 am

What Is LuLu And How Is It Ruining Relationships?

If you haven’t downloaded the LuLu app, go do it. Right now. Seriously, I’ll wait.
LuLu is the craziest thing I have seen since Tinder (and that’s saying something). Basically,…

College Candy | January 6, 2014 - 1:45 pm

“Leftover Swap” App Lets You Share Your Cold Pizza With Strangers

Imagine opening your fridge to find a couple boxes of chow mein from last night, but not much else (you probably don’t have to try too hard to conjure up…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | July 29, 2013 - 5:30 pm

Accidental Incest App Helps Icelanders Avoid Banging Their Relatives

Iceland is a pretty small country, people-wise. There’s only around 300,000 people in total, and most of them are related.  In Michael Lewis’s 2011 book Boomerang (on the global financial…

Julie Gerstein | April 19, 2013 - 4:20 pm

Pen, Pencil Or Sloth? Now You Can Draw With All Of ‘Em

Regular writing utensils are so boring. That’s why we’re super into this new app that let’s you draw with sloths. Yes, that’s right, sloths. The gives you the sloth…

Julie Gerstein | December 30, 2012 - 3:00 pm

A Real Life Fruit Ninja Will Avenge Your Watermelon

Every time I visit my friend Marlee and her six-year-old daughter Olivia, Olivia ends up commandeering Marlee’s smartphone so we can play Fruit Ninja. Well now, Scott, Brendo and their…

Julie Gerstein | December 25, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Relationship In A Rut? There’s An App For That!

It’s no secret that after the initial “honeymoon” phase of a relationship, couples can get, well, lazy.
That laziness comes in many forms—lack of sexual intimacy, letting yourself go, absence of the… | December 25, 2012 - 1:30 pm

Free Stuff Alert! Get A $15 Gap Gift Card With Wrapp

Do you like free stuff? Me too! That’s why I’m super stoked about this new smart phone app called Wrapp. Wrapp is a simple tool that allows you to give…

Julie Gerstein | September 12, 2012 - 5:20 pm

New App “Circle Of 6″ Can Prevent Sexual Violence

I’ll admit I was skeptical when I heard that the White House was holding a technology challenge for developers to create an app that would help prevent sexual violence. All…

Jessica Wakeman | March 21, 2012 - 2:40 pm

Fashion Designers, There’s An App For That

For parents of aspiring designers, get out your iPhone. Style Studio Fashion Designer is the newest fashion app and is perfectly appropriate for younger designer wannabes, allowing the future Alexander…

Bianca Posterli | June 20, 2010 - 12:30 pm