I for one, talk a lot about the perils of digital distraction. For, we live in an awkward age where 90% of people move between devices to accomplish one single goal. Yet, never before in the written history of mankind have we enjoyed such immense privileges. Here is a snap shot of the 6 apps that will stramline your digital life.
Your Password in the Technology Safe Deposit Box
Forget remembering dozens of passwords. The word is that LastPass stores your data online in an encryption so complicated that even the company (and the NSA, for that matter) can’t read. The two-factor authentication ensure you’re actually who you say you are. Personally, I will be hesitant to use it. Read more...
The Comprehensive Calendar for Your ILife
Tiny details sets Sunrise apart from other free competitors. Send Artwork: @elineart and respond to event invites from within the app itself. A tap brings up a handy map to help you get to your next appointment. It pulls in weather for your location and shows a little icon next to events throughout the day, so you always know when to bring the umbrella. And ofcourse, Facebook events, friends’ birthdays, Foursquare check-ins, and more on one supremely synchronized calendar.
The ultimate enabler Hootlet. Read more...
Jazz Up Your Digital Self On One Website
Stand apart from existing personal site builders with its eye-catching, customized infographics. To set up the site, you just need to connect existing social profiles, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram. Relevant data is then pulled in and automagically arranged into not just a homepage but an entire website. This is the wonder of Vizify.
You Control Your Personal Brand
Over 1 billion names are Googled every day - more than the entire population of the U.S. and Europe combined. You get to choose how you showcase yourself in the eyes of Google and that is pretty nifty. Brandyourself simpliﬁes the complicated online reputation management process so you can do it yourself.
Organize Your Online Research
Evernote’s Web Clipper, a browser extension that lets you “snip” out those little gems you encounter online and store them all in the cloud--neatly catalogued and accessible on any device. For web serfers living life on the edge, this is for you. You can select a piece of text or an image or choose to save the entire article or page. Read more...
Armed with these amazing apps, now you are left with some quiet time to ponder on the wonder of the glory that is you!
Have fun and let me know of other wonders that I have missed!
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