When theSkimm launched in 2012 it completely changed the world of email newsletters. From quirky introductions to hard-hitting news, every morning before I dig into my work, I enjoy reading what theSkimm sends to my inbox. When I heard the team that brought me my morning news was creating an app that’s “like your calendar ate a smart cookie,” I immediately said, “Sign me up! I love cookies!” I have now been using Skimm Ahead for a couple of weeks so my one-month free trial is just about up; will continue my subscription and pay $2.99/month?
With our daily lives getting busier and busier, smartphone and web apps have become increasingly important in our connected world. We rely heavily on technology to wake us up in the morning, get to work on time, navigate our way through foreign roads and point us in the direction of the best coffee in town. There’s no doubt it’d be difficult to survive without that technology now. While our phones and homes are chock-full of apps and products that help us get through each day, here are some of our favorite automated products and services that make life easier and enhance your productivity:
by Meghan Gabel
TheSkimm has been bringing easy-to-digest news stories (and some much needed humor) to our inboxes with the Daily Skimm for a little over three years. Now, the company that made it their mission to tell us what big stories happened yesterday wants to tell us what’s happening in the future.
On Monday, Apple held their final product announcement at the Cupertino Town Hall before moving to their new campus in 2017. The hour-long event covered what Apple has in store for the future of the company, from products to policy.