Stories by Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Oct. 8, 2015

Shopgirl: App searches schedule for gaps to plan out fun

Free Time2 is an app that looks at your calendar and lets you know when you have gaps, and even allows you to share those gaps with your friends. Scheduling fun has never been easier, and the ...
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Oct. 1, 2015

Shopgirl: Ralph Lauren's move surprises fashion industry

Ralph Lauren announced this week that he will be stepping down as chief executive of his company - arguably the most distinctive and definitive fashion house in the United States.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015

Collaboration from Uniqlo, Lemaire clean, sophisticated

The latest collaboration from Uniqlo has some of the best looks I've seen this season from box stores.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015

Shopgirl: Paper puts other checklist apps to shame

Check out Paper, an app that puts ToDoist and all of the other checklist apps to shame. 
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015

Shopgirl: Apple releasing iPhone 6s, iPad Pro, 'smart' pencil

Hard to believe that it was a year ago that Apple unveiled the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, but it's that time of year again and we now have the iPhone 6s and even a "smart" pencil.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Sept. 3, 2015

Shopgirl: Ditch commercials with new level of Hulu streaming

Fans of Hulu and haters of commercials will be happy - a new level of Hulu+ subscription is available that completely bypasses any commercial interruptions.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Aug 27, 2015

Shopgirl: Amazon's Alexa is more intuitive help

Tech critics are saying that Amazon's Echo speaker and Alexa virtual assistant technologies might be just what all the other technology companies have been aiming for with Siri, Cortana and Google ...
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Aug 20, 2015

Shopgirl: Printing limited for latest Seuss

By now, we've all probably heard about Harper Lee's surprise sequel, Go Set A Watchman. You might not have heard about Dr. Seuss' new book, What Pet Should I Get?
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Aug 13, 2015

Shopgirl: Twitter has improved messaging

Chalk this under "I kind of thought this had already happened": Twitter announced this past week that direct messages are no longer under the 140-characters-or-less limit.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Aug 6, 2015

Shopgirl: Christian Louboutin turns to lips

Clocking in at a smooth $90, Christian Louboutin just released a lipstick line to rival the iconic shoe line.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Shopgirl: Livestreaming is getting more popular

We've reached new heights of narcissism as a culture - live­streaming becoming mainstream.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Shopgirl: Android version of WifiMapper has superb features

WifiMapper, an app that can show you more than 3 million Wi-Fi hotspots around the world, released its Android version this past week.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Shopgirl: Madden's 7-year-old on Target with shoes

Steve Madden's daughter Stevie recently announced a new shoe line she's working on for Target, and it's nothing to sneeze at.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, July 11, 2015

Shopgirl: Matchmaking with a watch? Maybe

T3, a design agency based in Austin, Texas, has come up with a concept that would use your biorhythms to respond to potential Tinder matches through the Apple Watch.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Shopgirl: Organize all travel minutiae with ease

Download TripIt before the next time you travel; this is a great app to get all of your itineraries, scheduling and reservations lined up in one place.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Shopgirl: New emojis suggested

The Unicode Consortium, the folks who oversee what kinds of standard symbols are used in text processing and interchange, has just released their recommendations for new emojis for the coming year.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Shopgirl: Jordache makes comeback

If you've been shopping at Goodwill for acid-washed mom jeans a la 1990, you don't have to anymore.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Shopgirl: Pinterest adding a buy button

This could get us all into a lot of trouble - Pinterest just announced it'll be releasing an in-app "Buy" button.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Shopgirl: On the prowl for fun? Try out the Hive Growler Bar

If you're looking for something relaxing but definitely not boring this weekend, check out Hive Growler Bar - the new sister bar/restaurant to Bee's Knees Tapas at 10th and Ellis streets.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Shopgirl: Discover Augusta fashion this week

Augusta Fashion Week will kick off May 28, showcasing the work of local designers, stylists, models and even musicians.
By Gracie Shepherd
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