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.

1 Second Everyday: A video app even cooler than Instagram’s Boomerang

1 second everyday
Us Irish are useless when it comes to some aspects of new technology. We're often years behind Europe and the UK. Video was, for quite some time, another great example of this reluctance to adopt tech. That was until Instagram launched Boomerang, a fun video looping app. Well now that we're over the video hump, you should try out 1...

Just Eat Introduce Contactless Delivery

just eat contactless delivery
We're taking more cautions because of Covid-19. As a nation, we're taking unprecedented steps to stem the spread of a virus in our communities. Your social media feed is likely full of people panic-buying whatever is left on Tesco shelves. But, I'm a lazy man and one of the first things I thought throughout all of this was "I...

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...

APP OF THE WEEK: Cricket World Cup

It's just not cricket...except it is! For the third time, the Irish Cricket Team have proved they should be underestimated at the peril of their opponents. Last night, they defeated the West Indies (yes the team that had Brian Lara..the only cricket player you know) in their opening game of the ICC Cricket World Cup. Much like everyone has of...

Inkl: A better way to read the news

irish news app
Have you noticed that it's becoming increasingly difficult to tell which headlines in your facebook news feed are from news sources and which are from Waterford Whispers News? In recent times, Ireland's most reliable news sources have started churning out clickbait articles. We take a look at why this is happening and give you access to a premium app to...

Payment Methods: A Wealth of Options to Spend

Recently I opened a new current account with a bank which offers Apple Pay as one of their payment methods. Being a bit of a technologist, I have an Apple watch (albeit a Series 1) to go alongside my Apple iPhone SE, but I also have a Kerv Payment ring.For those who don’t know about the Kerv ring, it is...

Motivating Marty: A journey to better health through tech

motivating marty
Most people who know me, know I love the odd bit of tech. Unfortunately, I also love the odd takeaway and I don't love the gym. Next month, I turn 29 and I want to make sure I see plenty more of these birthday things. That's why I've started my 'Motivating Marty' movement. What is Motivating Marty all about? While I...

TikTok Frequently Asked Questions: Everything You Need To Know About The New Social Media Platform

tiktok faqs
This past week, TikTok announced that they would be creating 100 jobs in Ireland. Naturally, this led to headlines and left people scratching their heads as to what the hell TikTok is. Here's everything you need to know about TikTok. What is TikTok? TikTok, formerly known as musical.ly, is a social media platform. On TikTok, users can create videos up to...

Keep Appy on Christmas Day

Christmas Apps
Once you've stuff yourself with turkey and worn silly paper hats, you'll probably be looking to pass and hour or so before that movie comes on and the box of Roses gets opened. This hour used to be passed with boardgames or parlour games that would descend into chaos well before a winner would be found. Move aside old...

WhatsApp Web Receives Updates

We recently introduced you to WhatsApp Web, an app you can use in your computer browser to send and receive WhatsApp messages. The world's favorite messaging app have made a few tweaks to their web interface. Isn't getting updates on the latest tech like this great? Be notified in future and sign up to the Goos3D newsletter Chances are if you...