Gembox Necklace and bracelet

Accessories are not my strong point – I often admire fashionable women who effortlessly throw together necklaces, earrings, scarves and belts to add that extra oomph to their outfit. So I was intrigued when a friend of mine told me about Gembox: a subscription service that sends you a selection of stylish jewellery each month for just $25 p/mth. I signed up that night.

Social Media Concierge

A social media concierge at your wedding? Really? Really???

Yes, really. There’s a new service being offered by W Hotel – for the not-insignificant sum of US $3,000.

Nuzzel

Over the past week or so, I’ve been trying out new content curation service Nuzzel.com which is bravely endeavouring to “solve the problems of social overload”.┬áLaunched by the founder of Friendster, this service pulls in articles shared on the social web by your Twitter and Facebook friends, or even friends of those friends. Assuming your […]

Jamie cat

Good news for bloggers this week. Getty Images has announced that it is opening access to its image library for┬ánon-commercial use by allowing embedding of photos for free. This is similar to how YouTube and other platforms reach a wider audience while still preserving the original content (the photo will link back to the Getty […]

pinterest

Today I got an email from Pinterest. It caught my eye because it was telling me that something I pinned earlier was on SALE.

Facebook Paper

When I first heard about Facebook’s new mobile app Paper, I was hugely skeptical. I didn’t want another app on my phone for reading curated content, I already have loads of those. Flipboard, Feedly, Twitter…. another app just takes up storage space and will eventually be deleted.

Then I installed it.

And I love it.

Jelly

Jelly, Jelly, Jelly. It’s been the buzz of the tech world since the service was launched via a tweet earlier this month. So, what is it?