Apps

Thanks to our increased use of smartphones, apps are big business. More importantly, the latest smartphone apps will make your life that little bit easier.

Make your own Donald Trump quotes

Have you ever found that Donald Trump talks a little bit too much sense? Maybe you've even thought to yourself "wouldn't it be great if I could create my own Donald Trump quotes". You know, just to have him say something racist or war-inducing. Okay, with the classic opposite world introduction complete, let's get back on track. Twitter has recently become...

Find Ireland’s cheapest petrol with Pumps.ie

Pumps.ie
The price of filling up your tank is soaring right now. With the current political strain in the world, it's unlikely to get better any time soon. Still, every forecourt is different so Irish people can still make a tidy saving on their fuel purchases. If you're looking to find Ireland's cheapest petrol, the team at Pumps.ie are making easier...

Capture moments like it’s 1985 – VHS Camcorder

VHS Camcorder
Brilliantly low quality video and cheesy throwbacks ahead as we test out Rarevision's VHS Camcorder app on iOS. It's funny that in a world where innovation is key, every now and then a few steps backwards is thoroughly enjoyable. Retro gaming has proven popular with successful Kickstarters such as Mini EMU and Starforce PI. However, if you really want to dive into nostalgia,...

Instagram for Desktop: This 1 quick hack lets you post to Instagram on desktop

post on instagram on desktop
I'll admit, I have a better understanding of why people love Instagram these days. Since starting my Motivating Marty efforts, I've realised that different social media sites suit different types of posts. What I don't understand, is why I couldn't post to Instagram on desktop, until now. Today, Instagram launched a new mobile site which actually benefits desktop users more...

Which Music Streaming App Suits You?

Music Streaming Apps
Thanks to publicity from Tidal, Taylor Swift and now Apple Music, choosing a music streaming app has become the top priority for a lot of people. The market is now swarming with apps which seem to offer the same thing. We take a closer look to see if there’s a music streaming app that suits you best.Why Choose a Music...

Do you like the snooze button? – Barcode Alarm Clock

Barcode Alarm Clock
You're amongst friends here and we know you've been a little slow to get out of bed as the weather deteriorates. That evil snooze button entices you to just another ten minutes. Well banish the snooze button from your life with this ingenious app - the Barcode Alarm Clock.The Barcode Alarm Clock requires the user to get out of...

iKydz – Control Internet Access in your Home

iKydz App
Kids are getting devices from a younger age with every passing year which yields great benefits as they learn skills that will last them a lifetime. With these benefits comes inherent dangers of the online world. New Irish Kickstarter campaign iKydz is a must have device for all parents with children accessing the internet in the home. The modern home...

WhatsApp Web is WhatsApp for PC

Tired of typing those long messages and conversations when you're hungover, tired or busy in work? WhatsApp Web is a simple way of chatting through your WhatsApp account on your laptop. Not near your PC? Swiftkey might just be a better keyboard solution for your smartphone. For quite some time, Apple users were left out of the picture, but recently WhatsApp...

App of the Week: Upflix – What is on Netflix

upflix
Have you ever sat down and wondered "what is on Netflix today?". Upflix is the must have app which helps you answer this question. Isn't it great getting these little tips? Get more to your inbox with the Goos3DLetter Sure enough, if you are browsing Netflix on your laptop and certain devices, there is a really slick search function that will show...

Irish Startup ClubApp at Web Summit

We've been trawling the 2015 Web Summit looking for our favourite Irish startup and have stumbled upon ClubApp. If you follow sports, you've probably had a few sneaky looks at Livescore while at mass or work. ClubApp provides a similar, though much better looking, live scoring system for major leagues, but goes a step further to provide a medium through which smaller teams...