The Suffolk Journal

Suffolk senior creates app to lighten laundry load

NimNim allows users to specify preferences, like pick up time or details on how they want their clothing items dry cleaned.

Will Senar

February 18, 2015

A Suffolk University senior and his brother have created an app that allows them to act as a laundry service. Through the NimNim app, they travel door-to-door to pick up and deliver clothing and shoes. Users get a personal touch and don’t have to deal with the pain of mundane chores. Nimish Sahani,...

New app blends best of photo-sharing media

Courtesy of Pinyata's Facebook page

February 11, 2015

By Maria Baluch If you love telling stories and showcasing your adventures, there’s an app for that! Pinyata is a cool new app that lets you and your friends share stories through photos, GIFs, and text. CEO and founder of Pinyata, Steven Puri, said the app is, “the easiest and best way to post al...

Why pay when you have Ypay?

(Courtesy of Ypay)

Connie Lai

November 19, 2014

Whether it’s eating out, taking advantage of the university’s dining services, or going grocery shopping for home-cooked meals, college students can sometimes spend big bucks to satisfy their appetites. Ypay is the first ever, free-food event-finder app developed by Arctur Ltd. and Blue Arrow...

How much is 10 minutes of your time worth? UNICEF shows you, while you help children

(Photo courtesy of UNICEF)

Ellie Hawkins

February 26, 2014

Ten ... 20 ... 30 minutes: how long would you be able to go without touching your phone to help a child get clean drinking water? UNICEF just started a new mission called the Tap Project. The challenge is that every 10 minutes you go without your phone, UNICEF’s sponsors will donate clean water to a c...

Excursion Boston releases MBTA app

Ryan Boyle

October 19, 2010

Ryan Boyle Journal Staff How can you sleep in later, minimize your time in the frigid New England weather, and get to class on time? Well now there’s an app for that – actually a few. Read More »...

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