This Week

GLASSDOOR

When you want to find a hotel that’s just that bit different, avoid the usual places and try this site for a change:

http://www.glassdoor.com

JOBSCOUTING

Finding a new job online isn’t that easy – which is why the California State Library got involved. 
Visit www.myjobscout.org – earn virtual proficiency badges to help you find what you’re looking for.

http://myjobscout.org/.

BREAK FREE

Do you have phone addiction? It’s a real issue, not a laughing matter — and yes, there’s an app for it!!

http://www.breakfree-app.com/

BOOK LIKES

When you want to read more of what you like to read, and find people that you like – then share the knowledge!

http://booklikes.com/

Recent Programming

GAS BUDDY

From the website gasbuddy.com there’s now an app to find the best prices in your neck of the woods. If you’re a joiner, an active participant, and giver not a taker — this one is definitely for you!

http://www.gasbuddy.com/GasBuddyMobileApps.aspx

STAYFUL

When you want to find a hotel that’s just that bit different, avoid the usual places and try this site for a change:

https://stayful.com/

ULTRA VIOLET FORECASTS

With the sun shining ever stronger you need to know when is the worst time for UV – ultra violet rays. Here’s an app to help you do that.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/uv-us-weather-forecast-uv/id599395265?mt=8

HARD RESET

You’ve decided to give away your old phone, but you need to clear the data off it first. And here’s how:

http://www.hardreset.info/

GFLORA

House plants made easy –  if you want to green up your home but don’t know the right way. Learn more!

http://www.gflora.com

SAVE THE MOM

For Busy Moms who have too much to do, too little time, and no time for themselves. Happy Mother’s Day!

http://www.savethemom.com/

WHAT NOT TO ASK

Do you know the 10 things you CAN’T be asked in an interview? They’re not obvious and it’s worth checking these illegal questions out before you go!

https://www.linkedin.com/today/post/article/20140403061420-64875646-job-interview-questions-you-shouldn-t-answer-or-ask

TYPIST

A great app for teaching you to type on your smartphone, because it’s like a game!! From Google Play.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.thetypist.typingtests

OOBERDOCS

That perfect combination – email attachments and dropbox – now available as ooberdocs. Try it and see!

http://ooberdocs.com/

COCOA SYMPOSIUM

Everything you want to ask about chocolate, its cultivation, growing, harvesting and final migration to being that thick, creamy, delicious bar you’re simply salivating over.

http://cocoasymposium.com/

ASSISTANT-TO

Scheduling meetings can be a pain – back and forth, calls and missed calls – well now you can do it in email!

http://www.assistant.to

HUKKSTER

Wouldn’t it be great to know when those cute shoes you saw last week go on sale? Well, there’s an app for that!!

http://www.hukkster.com

CHECKOUT51

In these tough economic times – money back is money found. So here’s a great way to get cash back from your every day purchases at the grocery store!

https://www.checkout51.com/

TROLLDOR

We all know they’re lurking out there – trolls. Those mean-spirited people on Twitter who start arguments or foment off-topic diatribes. Now there’s a way of blacklisting them!

http://www.trolldor.com

TELEVISED

Schedule your TV viewing, find out what’s on when and stay across repeats and changed times … all on your iPhone!

http://televisedapp.com/

SHOPPABLE

Making it even easier to spend money online – shoppable! The all in one place check out for things you buy across the web.

1258B_shoppable.mp3http://www.shoppable.com/

FLATBOOK

If you go away for 2 months between April-October – Flatbook may be able to help you sublet your apartment!

https://flatbook.co/

AMAZON HOME SERVICES

Now you can order an electrician,or a housepainter – a gardener or a plumber — all from Amazon.
Check out Amazon Home Services on www.amazon.com.

http://www.amazon.com

ALFRED

What to do with your old smartphone? Well if it’s Android you could turn it into a house-monitor – seriously.
Check out Alfred.

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.ivuu&hl=en