10 must-have apps for Dreamforce 2014
Dreamforce logistics can be intense. Having the right apps is a must in order to navigate the 4 days packed full of networking, learning and fun. Whether you need Wi-Fi, transportation, coffee, the perfect restaurant or a date, we’ve got you covered with our top 10 must have apps to make your Dreamforce 2014 the best yet. Dreamforce Powered by Salesforce Communities, the Dreamforce app is an all new native experience to help you learn more, meet more people, and have more fun at Dreamforce than ever before! Be prepared – download it before the show! Tripit – Travel Organizer (Free) Get Dreamforce travel plans organized and out of the way. Organize your travel plans in one place with TripIt from Concur. Simply forward your travel confirmation emails to email@example.com and TripIt automagically creates a detailed daily itinerary for every trip. Evernote (Free) Evernote is the modern workspace that helps you be your most productive self. This is the perfect app for you to take notes on all the Dreamforce sessions, keynotes and happenings from your day. You can add photos and create an agenda all using this awesome app. J Wire/WiFi Finder (Free) Instantly find FREE WiFi Internet hotspots wherever you are in the world online or offline! JiWire’s Global FREE WiFi app uses your iPhone’s GPS and network triangulation capabilities to locate free WiFi Internet access. GateGuru, Airport Info & Flight Status (Free) Getting in and out of the Bay Are during Dreamforce can get a bit crazy, and GateGuru is the only travel app that provides real-time flight status with push notifications along with a wealth of airport content specifically customized to your itinerary. TripAdvisor (Free) Millions of traveler reviews, photos, and maps from TripAdvisor. Plan and have your perfect trip. With over 150 million reviews and opinions by travelers, TripAdvisor makes it easy to find the lowest airfare, best hotels, great restaurants, and fun things to do, wherever you go. Tinder (Free) Tinder is the fun way to connect with new and interesting people around you. Want a date for a Dreamforce party? Want to grab a drink with someone? This app is great for anyone in town that needs a pal to show them around San Francisco. FinancialForce.com @ Dreamforce 14 (Free) Get updates and notifications leading up to FinancialForce Community Day and Dreamforce 14. During the events you can follow and find all things FinancialForce. Register for sessions and product demos, look at our photos, see our current job openings, sync up with recruiters and so much more. Lyft (Free) You’ll probably notice those pink mustaches right away. Try Lyft for a friendly, affordable ride whenever you need one. Just tap a button, and in minutes you’ll be picked up by a friendly driver who’ll take you to your destination safely and on time. Embark iBART – San Francisco BART (Free) Embark iBART is a transit application for the Bay Area Rapid Transit system. BART will be essential for your trip to San Francisco, and if you need some extra BART tips, our PR Director Sandra Lo has some awesome Dreamforce BART pointers for you. iNextBus – RealTime Bus Tracker (Free) Once again, you may need to take the Muni bus at some point during your trip. iNextBus app allows you to visually pin-point the location of incoming buses on a map as well as an accurate estimate of arrival time. These are my top choices for the must-have apps for Dreamforce 2014. What other apps have you been using recently? Give us your picks in the comments section. See you in San Francisco next week!