Saturday, Aug 27, 2016

Shopgirl: iPhone rumors

It's fun to read iPhone rumors and imagine what the magic makers at Apple could have for us next - and the latest rumor is a real doozy. Apparently, a patent has been filed and granted by the U.S.
By Gracie Shepherd

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

Saturday, July 16, 2016

Shopgirl: Following celebs on Snapchat gets easier

If you're on Snapchat, and like to follow your favorite celebrities, there's a new feature that makes it even easier to find their official accounts.
By Gracie Shepherd

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Shopgirl: Latest in swimwear cuts flattering to all

Great swimwear brands, from J.Crew to ASOS, are diversifying their swimwear lineup and adding more kinds of cuts that lengthen legs and hide tummies - things most of us are looking for in a swimsuit.
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 9, 2016

Shopgirl: Meditate on whether relaxation app helps

Meditation Studio is a new app that guides you through more than 160 meditations and structured relaxation techniques, helping you to distress and let go of some tension.
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

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Shopgirl: Curious about SRS? You can take a tour

You no doubt read about Savannah River Site in the news, know someone who works there, or are just curious about the site.
By Gracie Shepherd

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Shopgirl: Facebook adds cam to record greetings

Facebook recently released a feature that allows you to record and post video messages to celebrate your friends' birthdays.
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, March 3, 2016

Samsung's new S7 phone looks even more like Apple

Apple and Samsung phones, which have been looking more and more alike over the past few years, are much closer to virtual twins with Samsung's latest Galaxy S7.
By Anick Jesdanun

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

Offerman carves text emojis into wood

Nick Offerman, the actor who portrays the taciturn and iconic Ron Swanson on NBC's Parks and Recreation,

Smartphones make separate camera unnecessary

Phones have gotten so good at taking photos that I rarely bring along a stand-alone camera anymore.
By Anick Jesdanun

Subaru, Ford recall vehicles

Subaru has recalled its cars and SUVs, and Ford Motor Co. has recalled some Fords and Lincoln for safety concerns.

Expectations low for Paine football team

At the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Con­ference Media Day last week, Paine College coach Greg Ruffin expected low projections around the league for his football program.
By Chris Gay
 
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