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.

Download Showbox – Free Movies and TV Shows

Showbox - Download the App First of all, sorry, only Android users can download Showbox. If you haven't heard of Showbox, it's a free app which allows people to watch tv shows and movies on their Android phone. It's not available from the Google Play Store, as it does operate in a moral grey area (new movies shouldn't be free and you...

Periscope or Meerkat – What’s the difference?

You may have already heard of Periscope and Meerkat, but just what is the difference between the two live video streaming apps? Wasn't sure what these apps were before you read this? Get the latest news straight to your inbox. Back up. What's Periscope and Meerkat? Simply put, Periscope and Meerkat are two apps that more or less do the same thing....

IFTTT Series: WeMo Lights

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It's only right an proper that our IFTTT Series moves on from the IFTTT app itself to look at WeMo lights created by American company Belkin. Founded in 1983, today Belkin is a market leader in home automation technology through it's WeMo division. WeMo have been involved in IFTTT from the very start, being the first piece of hardware to have its...

5 Taxi Safety Tips: How To Stay Safe When Grabbing A Cab

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Over the past year, taxi safety has become increasingly important. Various Garda investigations have uncovered bogus unlicensed taxi drivers, transporting people from A to B. Today, there are plenty of steps you can take when taking a taxi alone. Here are our 5 top taxi safety tips on how to stay safe when grabbing a cab. Share Your Live Location...

App of the Week: Boast

Ever fancied yourself as a bit of a Ian Dempsey, Joe Brolly or Vogue Williams but just don't have the platform to be heard? Boast just may be the app you've been waiting for. Boast is an Android and iPhone app which provides you with a platform to have your voice heard, quite literally. Speaking recently at the Irish Pavillion of...

Fallout 4: PipBoy App

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Immersion in games is set to increase with the advent of virtual reality, but Bethesda are trying relatively new waters too with the Fallout 4 PipBoy app which is now available on Android and iOS with a version planned for Windows Mobile soon too. For those of you unfamiliar with the game, the main character of Fallout wears a data and...

Boon: The best alternative to Android Pay and Apple Pay in Ireland

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We love nothing more than finding a new way for you to use your smartphone. Right now in Ireland, customers of AIB and KBC banks can enjoy Android Pay. Customers of KBC and Ulster Bank also got access to Apple Pay recently. These services let you can tap your phone when shopping and is the most innovative payment method seen in Ireland for...

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...

All Ireland Sunday (or Saturday) Apps

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All Ireland Sundays Saturdays are arguably the biggest days on the Irish calendar. Whether it be big ball or small ball, here are a few apps which can help all interested parties have a cracking day. Dublin can be a maze at times. Throw a few pints into the equation and you could spend the first half wandering around in circles after...

App of the Week: Snake ’97

Back in the day, your phone had two distinct functions. Texting your crush, and crushing your friends high score on Snake. Now you can relive your youth. No, we're not saying your old crush is making a come back, but you can challenge your friends at Snake again. Snake '97 is now available to download from the Google Play store...