Tuesday, September 18, 2012
Library district unveiled its app last week.
Library services are now available through your smartphone with the Ela Library App. Ela Library patrons can check library hours, register for library programs, access accounts, as well as search for and checkout eBooks, from their smartphones or other devices. The Ela Library App is available as a free download from the Apple App store, Google Play and Amazon marketplace.
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
David DeGrazia and Bryant Gourdie recently launched Winkage, a new form of social media.
There are thousands of Facebook users out there who love checking in on other people, but wish they could stay anonymous. Two Barrington residents took this concept and created the newest trend in social media: Winkage. Winkage is a new smart phone app created by David DeGrazia and Bryant Gourdie. The concept was developed to help people meet new friends or acquaintances through social media without having to expose too much about themselves. “We kind of said, wouldn’t it be cool if you could interact on our network and none of your information is ever exchanged unless you want to exchange it,” Winkage co-founder David DeGrazia said. Winkage users can check-in wherever they are much like Four Square and see who else is also checked-in …
Sunday, March 13, 2011
Whether you are “between career opportunities” or currently employed,there's myriad mobile smart phone applications to help you.
If you’ve read my column, you know that I always recommend human interactions over technological transactions. It's human networking, not computer networks, which will help you identify and obtain new opportunities. Several of these smart phone apps, however, can support your relationship-building endeavors and provide you with real-time information on jobs. Job Search (for Android, Apple and others) Use the free mobile version of www.indeed.com, the powerful job aggregator, to search millions of jobs from thousands of job boards and companies. Determine what kind of job you want and then perform simple, fast job searches, view new jobs added since your last visit to the site, and save and email your favorite postings. BeamMe CV and …