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.


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.


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.


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.


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.