Saturday, Aug 13, 2016

Shopgirl: App zaps need for mosquito repellant

OK, this is pretty cool: we've all woken up with legs full of mosquito bites and sworn never to go outside again, but with this new app Anti Mosquito - Sonic Repeller, you won't have to even light ...
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Aug 4, 2016

Shopgirl: Instagram fans can create mini movie stories

Instagram just released "Instagram Stories" - a feature that might sound a lot like Snapchat's similar feature, but is actually noticeably different. I have found the few Instagram Stories that ...
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Shopgirl: Facebook could offer filters similar to Snapchat

There's some info floating around that Facebook Live, the streaming option housed within Facebook that is trying to compete with Periscope and Snapchat, will soon have filters.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Shopgirl: It's almost time to toss the bad Apple apps

Yes! Apple announced earlier this week that coming soon, we will all be able to delete those un-deleteable apps like Stocks, Tips, Videos (who needs a separate app to watch videos in, anyway?), ...
By Gracie Shephard

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Shopgirl: Don't miss local Jewish Film Festival

The final three films of the Jewish Film Festival will be held at the Jabez Hardin Performing Arts Center in the Columbia County Library on June 9, June 14 and June 21.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Shopgirl: Cotton Ball is fun night with friends

My absolute favorite event in Augusta living is Historic Augusta's Cotton Ball. It sounds so fancy, and it truly is jaw-dropping gorgeous, but it's really just a fun night with friends at a ...
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Shopgirl: Water bottle tracks drinking habits

If you're trying harder to hydrate as the temperatures rise, check out Hidrate Smart water bottle designed by college students and interactive with your smartphone.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Shopgirl: Banana Republic modernizes look

Banana Republic rolled out a new vibe earlier this year, a much more sleek and modernized vibe, and I've been super impressed so far.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Shopgirl: App tracks sleep, monitors resting

The app works with sounds, guided meditations and tips to help you concentrate on falling asleep.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, April 2, 2016

Shopgirl: Foodie apps offer recipes for success

The Internet has done wonders for the average cook.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Shopgirl: Dating app Bumble can help you make friends, too

Popular dating app Bumble is taking its talents to BFF hunt - opening its algorithms to those of us who are interested in finding great friends as well as great dates.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Shopgirl: Smartphone app can link global pen pals

RendezWho is a free app that randomly matches you with a stranger from anywhere on the globe, and allows you to get to know each other by one question from the app each day.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016

Shopgirl: Shopgirl: Facebook expands 'like' button to express more emotions

Facebook users have been asking for a "dislike" button for years, and Facebook has sort of answered that request.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

Book captures decades of pop culture moments that scream love

NEW YORK — Fashion and style have forever been in bed with film, television and music, especially the moments that scream love.
By Leanne Italie

Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

Fashion designers team up with NFL for charity

With Super Bowl 50 on the horizon, the NFL and the Council of Fashion Designers of America teamed up to deck out a half-century's worth of pigskins to raise money for the league's charitable ...
By Leanne Italie

Saturday, Jan. 23, 2016

Shopgirl: Drop pin on globe, get news of anywhere

There's a new app that brings you worldwide news just by dropping a pin anywhere on the map.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016

Shopgirl: Tech bracelet transforms into charger

Rebecca Minkoff, one of my favorite designers, has come out with a cable bracelet that charges your phone on the go. It's only $60, and acts as a portable cable that you can plug in to a laptop or ...
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015

Shopgirl: Wine Not enjoy a wine tasting after holidays

Whole Foods Market will have their Wine Not It's Friday events on Dec. 26 and Jan. 2, the perfect way to cure your holiday hangover or just continue celebrating.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015

Shopgirl: Facebook update improves user experience

Facebook has a new and improved take on the notifications tab, and this might actually improve the quality of your life.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015

Barely there gowns hit bridal styles

NEW YORK - Sexy in bridal gowns isn't new, but barely there looks have leaped off the red carpet and the backs of Beyonce, Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez and made their way to weddings.
By Leanne Italie
 
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Arraignment coming Tuesday in Irish Travelers case
A total of 22 people - 20 identified as Travelers and two from Augusta - face racketeering charges under the federal Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act.