If You’re Not Using These 8 Apps, You Should Be Using a Flip Phone Locale Magazine Editors November 3, 2016 Spread the love Upgrade Your Phone With These Techy Wonders Written By: Sierra Rae Everett 7 Best Apps One of the greatest advantages about living in the 21st Century, is that whatever it is you need, there is an app for it just waiting to be downloaded. The world is rapidly progressing and thankfully, there are new apps available to help you conquer the day regardless of where it takes you. Whether you are looking to cut time in traffic, improve your social media posts or rule the online shopping world, you will find your secret weapon here. Stay ahead of the game and read on to learn more about the seven apps you need to download now! Waze Meet your new favorite co-pilot, Waze! This popular community-based driving app provides you with traffic and navigation updates in real-time to give you the advantage while you battle through your daily commute. Running late? Not today. Accident causing traffic? Not on your route. Police trap? They can’t fool you, not with Waze on your side. Plus, you can even have Morgan Freeman’s voice give you directions! Download online or in the App Store for free today and leave no short-cut untraveled. Soothe With the push of a button, this app brings the TLC you need straight to your door! Soothe delivers certified therapists to your home, hotel room, your office, or even for that pamper party you’re throwing. Treatment lengths vary between 60-90-120 minutes—and there’s no need to tip! Feeling in need of a deep tissue massage? Or what about a Swedish one? You choose! And, lucky for you, as of Nov. 17, Soothe will be available in the Palm Springs and Inland Empire areas, so get ready to treat yo’ self. With on-demand relaxation, Soothe will be your new favorite app to tell your friends about. Slice Calling all shopaholics! Slice is here to take your online shopping experience to the next level. Simply download and link your e-mail address to your account to locate your packages in real-time, track your spending and get notifications when packages are delivered. Slice is completely free while simultaneously working to save you money. And it actually notifies you if products you’ve recently ordered have gone on sale and makes it effortless to get a refund for the difference. Once you download, you’ll never have to second guess about filling up that shopping cart ever again. BeGlammed With the new BeGlammed app, you don’t have to be a Kardashian to enjoy luxury beauty services at home or on the go. Simply download from the App Store and pamper yourself like the star you are! Choose from three different price options for a plethora of services and your team of professional stylists will cater your customized beauty treatments straight to your home, office or hotel room door. Leave the hair and makeup to your BeGlammed style squad. From first dates to red carpet appearances, you’ll always get the look you’re going for! This by Tinrocket Yes, a picture is worth a thousand words but sometimes, there is just so much more to say. “This by Tinrocket” allows you to add commentary through the use of pointers, descriptions and labels. Next time you post a picture make sure you download this from the App Store to ensure your followers get every last detail. See Jane Go (Orange County) Ladies, finally you have the peace of mind that you can ride safety while using a ride sharing app. See Jane Go empowers women to take control of their life by providing the option of a women-only driving service. See Jane Go offers a safe employment and travel opportunity to women in the Orange County area while improving the lives of others. See Jane Go donates two percent of their net revenue to charitable causes in an effort to improve the lives of women everywhere. Available for download Fall 2016. Wridely (San Diego) Last year, San Diego welcomed Wridely onto its busy streets. While advances in technology make it easy to connect, Wridely recognizes that the safety of women has become a concern. Wridely is also a women’s only driving app and is a must-have for the women of San Diego County. Do your friends and family a favor and encourage them to download Wridely now before their next night out on the town! Roo App Gone are the days of wasting the night bar hopping while trying to find the best place to be. The Roo app allows you to spend that time making memories by providing you with bar/venue updates in real time. Roo is available in San Diego, Los Angeles, Orange County and many more popular cities across the country! You can effortlessly connect with friends on Roo by linking the app to your contact list or Facebook page. Once you have added a friend you can view one another’s feed and like/comment on status updates, allowing your crew the ability to keep up regardless of where the night takes you. Download now from the app store for free and never wonder if you are missing out again. Don’t Have These Apps Already? You Need to Change That.