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T e Pebble E-Paper Watch receives notif cations from users’ iPhone and Android
devices af er they download the Pebble app. A silent vibration signals incoming
calls, emails, texts, social media alerts, and more. Users choose from multiple
watch face options, control mobile music playback, and can download web-based
apps for activities such as cycling and running. T e Pebble costs $150.
For more information, visit www.getpebble.com.
Signature Ad Space
AirTime for Email allows users to market products and listings in personal email
signatures. With one line of code, users can create location-specif c email signatures
with click-tracking capabilities. AirTime is compatible with Outlook, Gmail, and
Salesforce, among other platforms. A basic plan, which covers up to f ve employee
signatures, costs $9.99 per month. Premium and enterprise options are also available.
For more information, visit www.airtimehq.com.
Broader Sales Strategies
T rough Someone Else: How to Use Agile Sales
Networks and Partners to Sell More by Robert Wollan,
Naveen Jain, and Michael Heald presents sales tech-
niques to grow a company’s presence in more mar-
k kets. T e authors discuss utilizing online resources,
t tablets, and a traditional sales force to increase return
on investment and adapt to trends in globalization
a and technology. T e hardcover book costs $40.
TripIt travel app creates itin-
eraries that include f ight and
lodging information, direc-
tions, maps, weather, and
more. Users forward their
booking conf rmation emails
to TripIt, which consolidates
them into a single itinerary. Users can also book
leisure activities and restaurant reservations
from within the itinerary. T e basic app is free.
TripIt Pro costs $49 per year.
For more information, visit www.tripit.com.
For more information, visit http://goo.gl/QywKK.
Big Memory, Small Package
Toshiba’s Canvio Slim Portable Hard Drives store up to 1 TB of data. T e external hard
drives are PC and Mac compatible and come with backup and share applications. Users also
have access to 10 GB of cloud storage. Available in black or silver, the Canvio Slim range in
price from $74.99 for the 9mm-thick 500 GB to $149.99 for the 1 TB device.
For more information, visit http://goo.gl/NMbLQ.
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