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Looking to a hire a boat on vacation? Download the “Borrow a Boat” app
September 13, 2018 – 10:56 | Comments Off on Looking to a hire a boat on vacation? Download the “Borrow a Boat” app
Looking to a hire a boat on vacation? Download the “Borrow a Boat” app

The sharing economy is dictating how we plan our vacation. We’ve previously featured Airbnb and HomeAway, as well as Uber, Lyft and Coup in Berlin. There are now a number of options you may not …

Malwarebytes release Mobile Security, its first iOS-specific security suite
August 9, 2018 – 10:15 | Comments Off on Malwarebytes release Mobile Security, its first iOS-specific security suite
Malwarebytes release Mobile Security, its first iOS-specific security suite

We’re asked repeatedly to recommend an iOS security suite. People assume that the latest threats apply to all their devices and are reluctant to access their bank through their browser without security software. Although an …

Struggling to nod off? Try using these three apps to sleep more soundly
March 3, 2018 – 10:52 | Comments Off on Struggling to nod off? Try using these three apps to sleep more soundly
Struggling to nod off? Try using these three apps to sleep more soundly

Sleep. We all need it, yet many of us do not get enough. While it is common knowledge that we need 7-8 hours per night, the average American will sleep for around 5-6 hours, falling …

Start and manage your new business from your smartphone with these four essential apps
February 12, 2018 – 08:58 | Comments Off on Start and manage your new business from your smartphone with these four essential apps
Start and manage your new business from your smartphone with these four essential apps

The way we view work has changed hugely in the last few years, with everyone keen to do their own thing, start a business or simply become the ‘next big thing’ online.
Either way, there’s a …

Google Trips will help plan your travel with the minimum of hassle
February 10, 2018 – 09:37 | Comments Off on Google Trips will help plan your travel with the minimum of hassle
Google Trips will help plan your travel with the minimum of hassle

We’re not sure about you, but just planning your next vacation seems to take as long as the vacation itself. You want to make sure you visit the best places, eat at recommended restaurants and …

Download and watch a movie or boxset on your smartphone using these handy apps
January 5, 2018 – 09:34 | Comments Off on Download and watch a movie or boxset on your smartphone using these handy apps
Download and watch a movie or boxset on your smartphone using these handy apps

Not so long ago, when you stepped on a long-haul flight, you had to rely on their entertainment system to you and your kids entertained. And that’s if worked at all.
Thanks to your tablet or …

Keep on top of your wardrobe using these three apps
December 29, 2017 – 06:22 | Comments Off on Keep on top of your wardrobe using these three apps
Keep on top of your wardrobe using these three apps

For the fashion conscious, the change in seasons usually follows a change in wardrobe and when it comes to upgrading a wardrobe, everyone has different requirements.
But, there are people who avoid retail at all costs, …

Get active and outdoors with these 3 apps
December 20, 2017 – 07:23 | Comments Off on Get active and outdoors with these 3 apps
Get active and outdoors with these 3 apps

Staying healthy and active is becoming more popular and there are many indoor or outdoor activities you can choose from to get fit.
One of the most popular is the traditional run, but we’re seeking new trails …

Navigate your way across a busy city using these three apps
December 13, 2017 – 10:07 | Comments Off on Navigate your way across a busy city using these three apps
Navigate your way across a busy city using these three apps

Getting around a city is easier than ever and you could use a mix of transport from a hired bike, the underground, bus or even hire a “car club” car for a few hours.
Using a …

Stuck for transport? Get to your destination with these 3 ride-hailing apps
December 7, 2017 – 11:45 | Comments Off on Stuck for transport? Get to your destination with these 3 ride-hailing apps
Stuck for transport? Get to your destination with these 3 ride-hailing apps

Walk around any major city and you quickly lose the will to continue. Thanks to ride-hailing apps, you can now grab your smartphone and simply locate a ride from where you’re standing, without having to …

Use these three iOS apps to find the cheapest flights
December 5, 2017 – 10:50 | Comments Off on Use these three iOS apps to find the cheapest flights
Use these three iOS apps to find the cheapest flights

In this globalised society, we’re travelling more than ever. But, how do you get to your destination as quickly as possible? Direct, using one stop and what’s the best time to travel?
If you’re flexible, prepared to …