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#Apps

# apps - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

6 ways your phone can improve your commute

You know what they say – there’s an app for that.

# apps - Sunday 8 December, 2013

Meet Ireland's Lonely Beast who teaches children their 123s

The last app was featured on an Apple TV ad – and now the Lonely Beast is back.

# apps - Saturday 7 December, 2013

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a new way to shop, a slick app that helps keep your life organised and one of the best photo editing apps out there.

# apps - Friday 6 December, 2013

Spotify to introduce free mobile music service next week

The music streaming company will let mobile users play a limited number of tracks on its app for free.

# apps - Monday 2 December, 2013

How can we make Ireland a global technology hub?

A new strategy aims to harness Ireland’s strengths when it comes to the technology sector.

# apps - Sunday 1 December, 2013

How to keep your social profiles safe and private

You could be revealing more information online than you would think.

# apps - Saturday 30 November, 2013

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a zany platform runner, a way to stream all your music and videos to your smart devices and an app that allows you to turn off annoying notifications on Android.

# apps - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Twitter could be trying to predict the next viral tweet

The @magicstats account predicts which tweets will become popular by favouriting them.

# apps - Saturday 23 November, 2013

5 apps worth downloading this week

Featuring a messaging app based around selfies, 3D photography and a very clumsy ninja.

# apps - Saturday 16 November, 2013

10 messaging apps that are worth downloading

Because there is much more to messaging apps than Whatsapp and Viber.

# apps - Thursday 14 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge 12 reasons Snapchat is worth way more than $3 billion Snap Happy

12 reasons Snapchat is worth way more than $3 billion

Back off Facebook!

# apps - Sunday 10 November, 2013

From The Daily Edge Here's why Bitstrips are the worst things ever and must be stopped Bitsh*ts

Here's why Bitstrips are the worst things ever and must be stopped

END this fresh cartoon hell.

# apps - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Irish app offers payment each time your phone rings Pay Phone This post contains a poll

Irish app offers payment each time your phone rings

You must download ringtone from brands but creators hope phone users will be enticed by monetary rewards.

# apps - Thursday 31 October, 2013

WATCH: Life-enhancing cubes, Facebook for pets, and more Web Summit start-ups

We spoke to start-ups at the international conference to see what they had on offer.

# apps - Monday 28 October, 2013

The best astronomy apps for amateur stargazers

If you want to decipher the skies, these 11 apps are worth a look.

# apps - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

Charity asks for help in mapping Ireland’s defibrillators

A Galway-based charity is aiming to create an app that shows the location of life-saving equipment, but is asking for the public’s help.

# apps - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Would you push the button on these impossible dilemmas? Push The Button

Would you push the button on these impossible dilemmas?

Addictive new game poses the question.

# apps - Monday 9 September, 2013

From The Daily Edge Tech conference forced to apologise over controversial 'tit staring' app Crapp

# apps - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

After much speculation, Samsung finally unveils smartwatch

The phone can make calls, take photos, receive notifications – basically everything a smartphone can do. But there’s a few catches…

# apps - Thursday 22 August, 2013

Coast guard can track boat users in new water safety app

The release of ISA SafeTrx comes as the Irish Coast Guard (ICG) reports a considerable increase in the amount of emergency call-outs its has received so far this year.

# apps - Tuesday 30 July, 2013

6 ways social media can improve your road trip

Do you bring along your smartphone when you hit the road?

# apps - Monday 29 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge There is a Copper Face Jacks app. This is not a drill. Coppers

There is a Copper Face Jacks app. This is not a drill.

Going to Coppers? There’s an app for that.

# apps - Monday 15 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge How to never send a drunk text ever again Regrets

How to never send a drunk text ever again

OR an email, OR tweet, OR Facebook message. Simply follow this step-by-step guide.

# apps - Saturday 6 July, 2013

We wish we'd never heard of these apps

Download if you dare.

# apps - Monday 10 June, 2013

iOS 7: Apple unveils a new operating system for iPhone and iPad

The operating system for over 400 million devices will be available to download later this year.

# apps - Friday 7 June, 2013

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: DCU students impress Ellen with Croagh Patrick video Heads Up This post contains videos

VIDEO: DCU students impress Ellen with Croagh Patrick video

Did you know that Ellen has a smartphone game now? She is slowly but surely taking over.

# apps - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

30 jobs for Cork as 'cash back' smartphone app expands

SnapCash are building an app to allow users take photographs of shopping receipts and then get some cash back.

# apps - Sunday 12 May, 2013

The 25 most popular free iPhone apps of all time

Sorry, Android users. You’re probably not going to want to read this article.

# apps - Monday 22 April, 2013

Appeal for Irish to take part in global food allergy study

Data is being compiled to shed light on how allergies develop from infancy and to track their occurence in a community.

# apps - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Two-week-old karaoke app has 70k users and Lindsay Lohan's a huge fan

What on earth is Just Sing It?

# apps - Thursday 11 April, 2013

From The Daily Edge 11 weird apps we could probably do without Modrin Technology

11 weird apps we could probably do without

There’s an app for that, you know.

# apps - Monday 25 March, 2013

Yahoo! buys London teen's Summly app

Nick D’Aloisio, 17, will now join the Yahoo! team and the app will close.

# apps - Sunday 24 February, 2013

The awkward way people flirt on dating app Tinder Totes Awks This post contains images

The awkward way people flirt on dating app Tinder

“I can’t help but stare.” Please don’t.

# apps - Thursday 24 January, 2013

Dublin to be studied in its capacity as a 'smart city'

€2.3m grant will fund five years of research into how technology influences life in the capital.

# apps - Wednesday 19 December, 2012

Instagram tells users: We don't want to sell your photographs

There had been an outcry on social media after the photo-sharing service appeared to say it would use user photographs in advertisements.

# apps - Sunday 4 November, 2012

The App all men have been waiting for (and could probably do with)

Ballina-based app developer launches Man App to remind you of the dates you tend to forget and the advice you tend to need.

# apps - Friday 2 November, 2012

TheJournal.ie and TheScore.ie scoop three awards Gong Gong Gong This post contains images

TheJournal.ie and TheScore.ie scoop three awards

eircom Spiders call TheJournal.ie Best Mobile App 2012; Irish Web Awards make us their Best Web-Only Publication and TheScore.ie their Best Sports Site. Aw shucks.

# apps - Monday 29 October, 2012

Nick Leeson: Here's one thing to congratulate the Irish regulators for...

…Keeping out extortionate ‘payday’ lending. Looking at the horror cases in the UK, they should keep up the good work.

# apps - Wednesday 17 October, 2012

Smartphone explosion - and 10 other predictions your business should know

AOL’s Digital Prophet David Shing was speaking at the Dublin Web Summit today.

# apps - Friday 21 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Sarcastic Tumblr of the Day: The Amazing iOS 6 Maps Map Fail This post contains images

Sarcastic Tumblr of the Day: The Amazing iOS 6 Maps

And you thought Ireland had it bad?