Giving back this holiday season can be as easy as hailing a cab.
Taxi-hailing mobile app Flywheel has partnered with the Marine Toys for Tots Foundation for its first-ever holiday campaign to support the organization that helps bring toys to children in need. From dropping off toys at donation centers to sending out Secret Santa Cabs this Friday, December 13, Flywheel is truly in the spirit of giving this December! (more…)
Tis the season for itchy Christmas sweaters and tubed sock sets! Although we recommend you spice it up this time around, ya know, with actual cool stuff. End this year off right with this roundup of nifty novelties to gift to friends, family, and loved ones.
This year Seattle Interactive examines transparency
“The curious people are the people that advance the world,” says Jim Haven, Co-founder and CEO of Creature, a Seattle-based (more…)
It is not uncommon to hear someone talk about feeling guilty or sad when they can’t celebrate a special occasion with a friend or family member. Whether caused by geographical inconveniences or due to the daily grind of busy lifestyles, it can be difficult to be physically present at all special occasions with loved ones. Good news though Seattle dwellers! There is such a thing as the perfect gift. It’s through a virtual gift-giving app called Gratafy. (more…)
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Banner blindness, we all suffer from it. It’s when we visit a website and consciously or subconsciously ignore the banner ads. Why should we pay attention to them anyways? The ads aren’t always relevant to what we came to the site for and they often rudely interrupt us while we’re reading. So, what now?
Unlock the front door, turn on the lights, set your wake-up alarm, and even get some tea ready before you get home – all from your smartphone.
A few months ago I got invited by AT&T to come hang out at a house in Capitol Hill. The house belonged to one of their marketing executives. It was a pretty modest looking house situated on a narrow windy street in the neighborhood. There would probably be cheese and wine. What I didn’t expect was MTV Cribs style tour on high-speed internet. (more…)