Few of us enjoy the salary negotiation process, whether we're asking for a raise or interviewing for a new job. Recruiters and employer surveys, however, suggest that not only do companies expect you to negotiate, it might make you seem like a better candidate.
Voice recorders are one of the earliest apps to land on Android, but Recorder With Tags does it with style. The app allows you to record audio in the background, and even add time-coded notes while you record.
Android/iOS: Apartment search service Lovely took the wraps off of their Android app this morning, which lets you take the hunt for a great apartment on the go on your phone or tablet. You get access to listings, photos, a top-down view of those listings on a Google Map, and the option to apply directly, right on your phone.
When I was a kid, I read a book called The Listmaker. It's about a young girl who uses lists to organize and make sense of her life. At the time I didn't read any more into it besides the fact that this was an odd hobby for a pre-teen girl to spend so much time on. Now, although I don't remember the book that well, I do see much more significance in the humble list—especially after researching where they come from and why we make lists.
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Gift cards and the holidays go together like naan and curry. However, those pesky tiny remaining balances can be a bit difficult to get rid of. We've featured a few methods, but how do you avoid losing the remaining balance?
Most of us stress out about cleaning off our to-do lists, and that's natural. After all, why jot it down if you didn't want to get it done, right? Marissa Mayer, however, Yahoo's CEO and former Google executive, explains that sometimes it's making the list and prioritizing it that's important—not finishing.
iOS: If you and your friends love and share music, PingTune is a new app and music community that lets you find, post, and share songs from YouTube or Soundcloud for your friends to hear. You share what's on your mind, and in turn you get a constantly updating stream of new music to listen to.