Whisk’s New Feature Connects Pet Owners With Pet-Friendly Cabbies

Can we use this service as an excuse to finally get a dog? (Whisk)

There’s truly nothing more annoying that trying to make it to Sunday brunch on the Upper West Side, only to find your cab driver won’t let you bring your Miniature Goldendoodle along for the ride.

Thankfully for all who’ve suffered through that, on-demand car service Whisk has introduced a new feature connecting pet owners with pet-friendly drivers, the company announced in a press release today.  Read More


Good News, Cat Ladies! There’s Now a Social Network Exclusively for Cat Pics

Cats! Cats! Cats!

All but the most obsessive cat ladies surely recognize that unless your kitty is Maru, you can only post so many pictures before you start hemorrhaging Facebook friends. It’s a dilemma for which there is now a solution: Catmoji, a newly launched niche social network (with an interface that works a lot like Pinterest) built solely for the purpose of sharing photos and videos of cats.

“The Internet loves cats, we also love cats and cats make people happy,” Malaysian-based founders Matthew Phiong and Koekoe Loo explained via email. “Our mission is to make the Internet a better and happier place with cats.” Read More