Modernisation jumps to an all new level with apps to even take care of your to-do list. Be it sending off a package via post or making sure there’s milk in the fridge, while these new-age tech helpers make you a tad lazy, they also make life easier. Our pick:
If you’ve got important bank documents that need immediate sending, then this on-demand courier app is your best bet. They promise to pick up any parcel from your doorstep within 30 minutes, package it well, do the paperwork and courier it off to an address anywhere across the globe. You can then track the parcel until it reaches the destination. The shipment price is calculated on the basis of exact weight and destination.
Buy Milk Online
Forget about having to keep track of necessities such as milk, butter and even bananas, as buymilkonline.com will sort you out in 30 minutes. Currently only online, you can soon use their app too and throw in coconut water, paneer and ghee on the list too. The products are available at the market rate and `1 is charged for the delivery.
Pampering users, Speedclean will pick up your laundry and have it back to you in two-three days depending on the load. If you’re protective of your saris, then they also offer polishing, a rare service, we are glad to make use of. If it requires dry clean, then you’ll have them returned before the week to be put straight into the wardrobe.
Through this website, you can have beauticians come over to your home to trim your hair, do pedicure/manicure, waxing, facial and other grooming services. The charges are pre-defined, and service staff comes with a minimum of five years in the field.
Send your query/request over WhatsApp and DudeGenie will get back with a list of service providers. Like a virtual personal assistant, it will track down where you can order your groceries and meals, book flight or movie tickets, buy gifts or even get your laundry done. Available on Android devices.
— Barkha Kumari