Apps

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On the eternal quest to stock up on Buffalo Trace? New app oughta help

Published Oct. 1, 2019

Fond du Lac-based Badger Liquor, Wine & Spirits, the state's largest wine and spirits distributor, has launched a new app to help Wisconsin consumers locate any specific wine or spirit among the more than 10,000 bars, restaurants and retail stores to which the company delivers.

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Feeling old: Is there an app for that?

Published Oct. 19, 2018

I always try to stay open minded and young at heart. There is one thing, however, about life in 2018 that does have me questioning my full participation in it: the insistence of every company to direct you to their app.

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Eat and drink on the cheap with MealSteals app

Published Oct. 20, 2016

Half off at Riverwest Pizza on Mondays? Free lunch at Old German Beer Hall when you buy a beer? Those are deals you can expect from the MealSteals app, a new tool which helps users discover places to eat and drink while saving money at the same time.

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County Executive Abele releases pun-filled statement on Pokemon Go

Published Aug. 25, 2016

Today, County Executive Chris Abele released a statement in the hopes of clarifying Milwaukee County's stance on Pokemon Go. It's fairly identical to what his office and the Parks Department said yesterday - just this time, with a lot of puns.

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Skip the line with Portillo's new online ordering app

Published Aug. 8, 2016

A new Portillo's app, which launched today, offers customers the ability to skip the line and order food for pick-up at the counter or drive-thru for any of the concept's 44 restaurants, including the new Wisconsin location in Brookfield.