Tag Archives: apps

  • WhopperCoin: Burger King Has Developed Its Own Cryptocurrency

    WhopperCoin: Burger King Has Developed Its Own Cryptocurrency

    If you’re looking for an explanation here about how cryptocurrencies operate, bad news – I don’t even understand how my credit card operates. But I do know that, for some reason Burger King has gotten into the cryptocurrency field with, I Kid Vid you not, WhopperCoin. It’s being tested in Russia, where apparently anything goes […]

  • Loveflutter: A Dating App Exclusively for Verified Twitter Users

    Loveflutter: A Dating App Exclusively for Verified Twitter Users

    The blue check mark used on Twitter means that you can rest easy knowing that that’s the real James Woods, the same who starred in Casino and John Carpenter‘s Vampires, tweeting about Hillary Clinton all day. But it can also serve a more positive purpose, like serving as a badge of entry into Loveflutter, a […]

  • Airbnb Lux: Airbnb Launching Service for Ultra-Wealthy

    Airbnb Lux: Airbnb Launching Service for Ultra-Wealthy

    Airbnb is great and all, but if you’re accustomed to living in the veritable lap of luxury, you’re not always likely to want to spend a portion of your income roughing it in some hipster’s apartment. Tragically, this has in the past prevented you from using the Airbnb service, but soon that tragedy will end […]

  • Smart Buckle Turns Any Watch to a Fitness Tracker

    Smart Buckle Turns Any Watch to a Fitness Tracker

    Maybe you want to exercise more, but you’re not in the market for a new watch or an expensive standalone fitness tracker. Maybe you’re sentimentally attached to the watch you’ve had and worn every day for 15 years. Maybe it’s time for a Smart Buckle, which can purportedly “convert any watch into a fitness tracker.” […]

  • ‘Airbnbmag': Travel App Publishes New Magazine

    ‘Airbnbmag': Travel App Publishes New Magazine

    I’ve never used Airbnb, but I imagine it’s commonplace to arrive at your destination and see a bunch of magazines on your hosts’ coffee table, which are in turn good for a good three or four hours of browse time. Now, you could conceivably read an Airbnb magazine at your Airbnb magazine perusal, with the […]

  • Fuze Card: “Your Whole Wallet in One Card” (Video)

    Fuze Card: “Your Whole Wallet in One Card” (Video)

    Everyone who’s ever had to fumble through their wallet for a lost card while an increasingly impatient line of fellow customers grumbling behind them has dreamed of having a single card that contains all their financial resources in one. Fuze Card is able to do just that, with space for up to 30 cards of […]

  • Tentrr: New App Helps Find the Perfect Camping Spot Without the Hassle

    Tentrr: New App Helps Find the Perfect Camping Spot Without the Hassle

    I see no reason to waste anyone’s time here, so I’ll get right to it: There’s a new app called Tentrr, and despite the possible double entendre the word “tent” might conjure within the modern world of smartphone apps, the basic idea behind this particular app can be summed up as “Airbnb for camping.” Tentrr […]

  • Google Lens: Give Your Smartphone “Everything Recognition”

    Google Lens: Give Your Smartphone “Everything Recognition”

    The march of augmented reality technology marches one step closer to Samus Aran-style visors for every man, woman, and child with the unveiling of Google Lens. Basically, the idea behind Lens is very similar to the dear, departed Google Glass, but instead works with your smartphone camera as an addition to the Google Assistant and […]