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Turn Your Phone Into Your Personal Assistant: The Top Mobile Services on the App Store Today

Most people by now have heard of GrubHub, Postmates, and Uber, but those mobile services are just the tip of the iceberg.

With smartphones now becoming more of a necessity than a luxury, the app store is filled with brand new mobile services that can make your life a lot easier.

Some of these services are still a bit buggy, some are unnecessary, and some are just plain fly by night scams. But we’ve compiled a list below of some of the most unique, creative, and fun mobile services that you may not know about yet.

Check them out:

  • Wag! – Very useful for those of us living in a metropolitan city but still want the comfort and companionship of man’s best friend. Wag! pairs dog owners with dog walkers so our beloved animals can get the exercise they need while we’re at work or out of town for the weekend.
  • MobileWash – I don’t know about you, but the amount of times I’ve said to myself, “Wow, I really need a car wash,” is way too high. I just never find the time, but now with MobileWash I can order a car wash wherever I am. The app summons a service van complete with water, soap, wax, and interior cleaning supplies. All for a very affordable price.
  • Eyelash Masters – Salons are busy, loud, sometimes dirty, and always a pain to get to. With Eyelash Masters, you’ll be paired with an expert stylist who will come to you at your convenience to get you the lash extensions you love, at a price you can afford.
  • ShrubHub – For homeowners, this is an essential app. Your front yard is the first thing friends and family see – ShrubHub offers a virtual design tool and a huge nursery of exotic and unique plants to choose from. They can also send expert designers to your home for a custom landscaping blue print.
  • Task Rabbit – Living alone for the first time and need to mount a TV? Is your toilet backed up but you don’t trust your plummer? Task Rabbit matches you with your area’s best handymen to help with chores and DIY projects at home. For when you need that extra helping hand, Task Rabbit can send someone to help.
  • InstaDoc+ Virtual Doctor – Health care is complicated and annoying and expensive. Or… it used to be. InstaDoc is an app that lets you access an advanced network of the country’s best doctors and specialists, 24/7. You use your smartphone or computer to Video Chat, Call, or Email your doctor for instant diagnoses, treatments, and medicine sent to your pharmacy. Like having a doctor on call, any time and any place.


These six services alone can help alleviate a ton of headaches and keep your life a little more manageable. And as smartphones continue to advance, we’re going to see a lot more of these services pop up. From tutors to taco trucks, limos to gardening services, everything will be available on that little 2.5×4 inch screen.

While we wait for the rest of these mobile services, check out those 6 above and let us know what you think in the comments below!

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