Azha is a free yet powerful productivity app that incorporates a social to-do list and calendar and is a great tool to help your future college kids learn how to master accountability. Users can share photos (with added text and drawings), message friends to coordinate activities and take advantage of Google calendar integration. The app also features reminders, recurrent tasks, and a task feed to see everyone’s tasks and photos. Azha lets users share to-do lists with friends, waste less time and get more done while making it fun with friendly competition and prizes for completing tasks. Learn more at www.azha.io.
Duolingo “Learn a language for free. Forever.” That is the tagline for Duolingo, a free tool to help you learn a new language anywhere, anytime, via their app or website. Currently offering 23 languages, Duolingo turns the learning process into a game and using Duolingo is fun and addictive.
Priori Legal offers hand-curated, data-driven attorney matches for in-house counsel and entrepreneurs. An online platform for connecting start-ups and SMBs with a network of trusted, vetted attorneys at below-market, fixed rates, Priori makes the process of finding, hiring and managing lawyers fast, transparent, and cost-effective. For clients, they thoroughly vet all lawyers in their network for quality, compile a hand-selected short-list of lawyers, negotiate fixed fee packages (and a net-15% discount off market rates), and allow for complimentary conference calls and payment. For more information, visit www.priorilegal.com.
Asana's new "Boards" feature allows teams to manage even more types of work organized in even more ways. Teams can create boards to track work through multiple stages, like the classic kanban board with columns for “Ready to do”, “In progress”, and “Done.” Or, teams can get an overview of related lists, like blog post ideas, with columns for categories like “Thought leadership”, “Customer stories”, “Guest posts”, and “Company updates.” The board layout provides a simple and intuitive way for any team to manage projects small and large — right alongside all your other work in Asana.
Google's Pixel phone may be the new kid on the block, but it's making an impression with its own blend of features. Google Assistant, Google's answer to Siri and Alexa, is one of the biggest features. Google Assistant is more advanced and capable than the Google Now voice assistant on other Android phones; it’s more contextually aware to what’s happening on your devices and can tap into popular third-party apps like WhatsApp and OpenTable. Next, Pixel phones are the first to support Google's virtual reality platform, Daydream. You'll need the new Daydream headset for a fully immersive experience. You'll be able to play VR games and watch video apps like YouTube, Netflix, and HBO directly inside the virtual reality experience.
Carla is the tinder for car rentals. Choose your travel style and pick-up location, Carla will offer you the best deals tailored for you. Swipe to choose the best rental car that fits your needs. Complete your car rental reservation in seconds. You can rent a car from all major car rental companies like Avis, Budget, Enterprise, National, Sixt, Hertz, Alamo, Dollar, Thrifty, Europcar. You can get the best deals by comparing all car rentals without losing time. For more information, visit www.rentcarla.com.
MicroManager is a clever smartphone time tracker app that automatically captures travel time, phone calls and off-site meetings, allowing users to easily monitor time spent on tasks that are usually the hardest to keep track of. It is supported by intuitive desktop software that enables users to monitor work done from the office as well. Pricing tiers with varying features range from free up to $1000/month packages for large corporate teams. For more info, visit www.micromanagerapps.com.
You don’t have a landline at home anymore, and your phone is with you all the time — home, the office, the bar. But, while it’s convenient to just have one phone to deal with, you may not necessary want phone number for every scenario. Flyp for iOS and Android gives you access to multiple phone numbers on a single device. You can get one extra number for free, with unlimited texts and inbound calls, and can pay $3 a month for up to five premium numbers with unlimited texting and 500 outbound minutes a month. Flyp segregates your work, personal, and dating life, for example. Instead of surrendering your personal number to a new acquaintance, you can give them your Flyp number. For more info, visit www.getflyp.com.
Streak is a flexible CRM and process management system that lives inside your Gmail inbox. Streak can be used for CRM, sales, email support, hiring, product management, fundraising, event planning, and more!Features include grouping all emails from a customer or deal together; keeping track of status, notes and details of each customer; and the ability to view every email between a customer and your team. For more info visit www.streak.com.