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.

Introducing the Spotify of news: Newsadoo

How do you get the news? Chances are the answer is through social media. This is a big change to the news consumption of the past like tv and newspaper. As a result, we have all gotten used to the news being free. Everyone can access it any time through their smartphone regardless of the quality. Social media is...

LastPass: Why You Should Be Using a Password Manager

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Seriously Facebook? Seriously? This is getting re-god-damn-diculous. Facebook once again made a balls of privacy. The passwords of millions of users were stored in plain text and were fully accessible by employees with internal access. You've no idea how frustrating this is for someone like me who is always trying to promote the best side of tech....

Paddy’s Night Problems: MyTaxi Needs More Than Another Rebrand

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When I suggested we deploy an Uber-style solution to the countryside to help stimulate a rural social life, I was really quick to point out the importance of having a trustworthy taxi driver. It's the morning after St. Patrick's Day night and I have a rant about taxis in Dublin. Specifically, I have a rant about MyTaxi...

Tech for Tech-Sake: Tech Notions or the Cusp of A Better World?

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I’m going to let you in on a little writing secret of mine. When I write an article, I focus on three “whats”. First of all, is just “what”. What happened that triggered me to write. Is it a review or maybe a newsworthy event? Next up, “so what?”. Ok, so I’ve decided I’m going to write...

The Gooseys: Rounding up the Best Tech of 2018

That's it! 2018 is coming to a close and I think it's fair to say that it has been a bumper year for technology as a whole. From the re-invigoration of the smartphone industry to the increasing options of food service apps there has been a lot of good stuff going on. That's why we've decided to start our...

Best eReaders for Christmas and Where to Get Cheap & Free Books.

I’ve always been a book reader and there is nothing quite like the tactile feel of real pages turning or the smell of an old book evoking hidden adventures inside waiting to be (re)explored. I’m also a big eBook fan, a loyal owner of various eReaders for the past 8 years or so and wouldn’t dream of traveling without...

StorySign: Huawei Launches Story Platform for Deaf Children

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Huawei has had a pretty impressive year with not one, but two amazing handset launches. Today, they launched StorySign, an app aimed at making story time more enjoyable and accessible for deaf children. Appreciating the Challenge Children Face Just a few days ago on the Late Late Toy Show, Michael stole the hearts of a nation. First and foremost, he was a...

GIF Meme Generator: Morphin Lets You Star in a GIF

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GIFs are amazing, aren't they? Pronounced GIF, with a hard "g", like golf unless you're a weirdo who pronounces it JIF, GIFs have changed how we communicate with each other rather dramatically. I'd say they're actually second only to emojis. Just recently, Revolut added the functionality to send money to friends along with a GIF. Why? Well, why not?...

The Dulux Visualizer App: Simple Inspiration

Disclaimer: This article has been sponsored by Dulux, but I didn’t let that sponsorship colour my review. The app is cool, check it out. It’s free!Have you ever heard of the man-drawer? It’s that drawer in your house that’s got an old Nokia 3310, a charger for a phone that’s definitely not a fat Nokia charger for the 3310,...

KBC Launches New Banking App: Features and Benefits

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KBC has just launched a brand new banking app and man, are they leaving the Irish competition in their wake. Features of the New KBC Banking App Right, well first off - it looks lovely and modern. This might seem like a fairly simple achievement, but customers of Bank of Ireland will tell you how frustrating a bank’s lack of digital...