All posts tagged: iphone 5

Push Your Company As Far As You Can Every Single Day

Our founder Leah Busque knows a thing or two about staying motivated. Ever heard her speak? She’s constantly dropping nuggets of wisdom for founders and aspiring entrepreneurs alike. If you’re in need of a little inspiration to keep your business moving forward, look no further than this (free!) downloadable wallpaper we made to pay homage to something Leah says all the time: “Push your company as far as you can every single day.” Just click the image below to view in full size, then right click to download. For Mac: 1. Download the swanky wallpaper. 2. Go to Apple menu > System Preferences, select Desktop & Screensaver (in Personal section) 3. Select the wallpaper file. 4. Revel in the awesomeness of your new desktop image. For PC: 1. Download the swanky wallpaper. 2. Right-click the image 3. Select “Set as Desktop Background” 4. Revel in the awesomeness of your new desktop image. For iPhone: 1. Download the swanky wallpaper, then sync to your iPhone. 2. Click the “Photos” icon. 3. Select the picture, then select …

TaskRabbit iPhone 5

After Nearly 100 Hours in Line, San Francisco’s First iPhone 5

After nearly 100 hours of waiting in line, Charlie H. finally completed the most ambitious Task he’s ever taken on. After hours of chatting up reporters and fans, Charlie met his TaskPoster and they walked into San Francisco’s Union Square Apple Store together, as the very first people to buy iPhone 5s. See Charlie, his mystery TaskPoster, and the crowds at San Francisco’s biggest Apple store in the gallery below. Impressed? Give Charlie a virtual high-five by tweeting him @zizska.

Announcing our iPhone 5 Winners

Wouldn’t it be great to win a free iPhone 5? Today, two of our TaskPosters did just that. We’re thrilled to announce that we’re buying Drew D. in San Francisco and Jiovan M. in New York each a 32GB iPhone 5. Drew and Jiovan both posted line-waiting Tasks to get their iPhones on launch day — super smart. Congrats guys! Wanna get the iPhone without waiting in line? Post your Task today.

We’re First in Line at the Apple Store

DAY FOUR Wondering how Charlie’s doing today? Well, he finally has some friends in line with him. Even more people (TaskRabbits included) are expected to line up in front of the San Francisco Union Square Apple Store tonight. When we checked in with him today he showed us how he’s getting his ramen and coffee fix each morning. Watch the video below for more. We’ll check in with Charlie again tomorrow. Have questions for him? Just let us know and we’ll ask. In the meantime, be sure to follow him on Twitter and if you’re in SF, drop by and give him a high five. He deserves it. Skip the line! _______________ DAY THREE Charlie’s well into his third day camped out in front of San Francisco’s Union Square Apple Store and his great mood is unwavering. He’s using Deliver Now for regular infusions of burrito, and he’s even found a new friend in his 24-hour security detail. _______________ DAY TWO Charlie was in good spirits when we checked in with him this afternoon. Despite …

Wanna Win a Free iPhone 5?

This morning, Apple announced the release of the iPhone 5. We can’t wait to get our hands on it. We plan to line up early. Really, really, really early. Want us to hold your place? TaskRabbits are standing by in New York and San Francisco to hold places in line on release day, Friday, September 21st. Reserve your spot today for just $55. Your assigned TaskRabbit will wait in line at your local Apple Store for up to 4 hours and swap places with you before you purchase the iPhone. Pretty sweet, huh? I want to skip the line! Not in these cities? No problem. Post a Task with your details here. It gets sweeter. Everyone who hires a TaskRabbit to wait in line at the Apple Store for this release will be entered to win a brand new iPhone 5. We’ll announce two winners on Thursday, September 20th. Don’t be like Brian, hire a TaskRabbit to wait in line for you today.