Author and Journalist Shibani Joshi
The end of lost luggage is near! Know with certainty your bags will meet you on the other side. 2 big airlines are testing new technology that will change the industry and your travels, sooner than you think! On the horizon:
Part slideshow, artistic canvas and music discovery vehicle: Tunepics eliminates the struggle to create that perfect 140-character description of the magnificent double rainbow you just snapped with music and filters. My quick take: Tunepics was just released 2 weeks ago and already
Apple is buying Beats, the maker of ultra-cool headphones and Beats Music. The $3bn deal comes as an admission that iTunes Radio isn’t working and that Apple has entered a new phase where it is BUYING coolness instead of CREATING it.
Part Rachel Zoe. Part Rent the Runway. Stitch Fix’s personal stylists will choose clothing, purses and accessories out of your comfort zone and deliver them straight to your door. Then sit back and wait for the “cute outfit” comments to roll in.
With summer around the corner, it’s time to get ready for that next vacation! Download these three apps before hitting the open road or taking to the friendly skies.
Coin is the all-in-one credit/debit/rewards card that will leave your wallet lighter and make paying with that gift card your sister gave you for Christmas (2 years ago) much more likely. It’s not Amex Black but it’s the new techie black.
Overhear the inner thoughts of friends and connections. Get the dirty details on the Silicon Valley scene. Secret gives you a place to read and get off your chest what nobody wants to say out loud.
Pay your gym bill, your rent and your pal who paid for your entire group’s bar bill last night in a few swipes of your smartphone via Check’s secure app, all while you stand on line for coffee (necessitated by that enormous bar bill from last night, of course).
Whether you’re traveling with the family, looking for romance, or joining the girls for a getaway, Peek lets you holiday like a pro. Create a choose-your-own-adventure vacation to wow that special someone or make you a hero to many.
Google “lens” itself to new eyewear venture, and we’re not talking those geeky glasses that could get you beat up in San Fran.