roadie

  • Community-Based Shipping Service Roadie Launches Nationwide

    Community-Based Shipping Service Roadie Launches Nationwide

    Roadie, an alternative shipping service offering a cheaper way to get your items to a remote destination by piggy-backing on drivers heading in that same direction, is today rolling out across the U.S. Until now the service was only available in select states, mainly in the Southeast U.S. The company is headquartered in Atlanta and has been steadily expanding outward from there since its… Read More

  • Waffle House Partners With “Sharing Economy” Delivery Service Roadie

    Waffle House Partners With “Sharing Economy” Delivery Service Roadie

    A recently launched mobile application called Roadie, which connects those who need to ship something quickly with drivers who are already going in that same direction and are willing to haul the cargo for a small fee, has today partnered with Waffle House restaurants. The restaurant chain will be promoting the app across its 1,750 location in 25 states, and will serve as the first of… Read More

  • Roadie Tuner | Hands On

    Hands On With The Amazing Roadie Tuner

    Most guitars sound far better when properly tuned. As a novice guitarist, I’m rarely in the position to do this correctly and, as a result, my endless renditions of No Woman No Cry sound awful. Thankfully, the $99 Roadie is here. We started talking about the Roadie last year and the product recently completed a Kickstarter that rocketed it into reality. The resulting product looks a… Read More

  • Audience Choice Winner Roadie Automagically Tunes Your Guitar

    Audience Choice Winner Roadie Automagically Tunes Your Guitar

    Roadie is a nifty little robotic device. It’s a small box that you put on your guitar’s machine heads. You connect it to your phone and it automatically tunes your guitar, all by itself. Earlier today, the startup was selected as the audience choice in the Disrupt NY Battlefield. And it’s no surprise. Roadie is accurate, fast and easy — if you’re a musician, it… Read More

  • You Can Tune A Guitar But You Can’t Tune A Fish With Roadie

    You Can Tune A Guitar But You Can’t Tune A Fish With Roadie

    As everyone knows, roadies are hired to set up gear, tear down gear, drink, and tune guitars. Now roadies can do one less of those things and do more of something else. The Roadie is an automatic tuner for any stringed instrument that uses the iPhone to listen to your guitar and a motorized accessory that turns the machine head to exactly the right position. It’s going to put a lot of… Read More