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#Apps

# apps - Tuesday 10 December, 2013

6 ways your phone can improve your commute
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Sponsored By Transport For Ireland

6 ways your phone can improve your commute

Dec 10th 2013, 6:10 PM 20,895 Views 14 Comments

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
# Lonely Beast
# Lonely Beast

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

Dec 8th 2013, 8:30 PM 22,923 Views 16 Comments

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
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Dec 7th 2013, 10:30 AM 34,905 Views 27 Comments

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
# Free Streaming
# Free Streaming

Spotify to introduce free mobile music service next week

Dec 6th 2013, 10:41 AM 13,050 Views 28 Comments

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?
# Technology
# Technology

How can we make Ireland a global technology hub?

Dec 2nd 2013, 3:15 PM 8,369 Views 57 Comments

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
# Stay Safe
# Stay Safe

How to keep your social profiles safe and private

Dec 1st 2013, 8:30 PM 28,865 Views 54 Comments

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

# apps - Saturday 30 November, 2013

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Nov 30th 2013, 9:45 AM 21,718 Views 9 Comments

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
# Clairvoyance
# Clairvoyance

Twitter could be trying to predict the next viral tweet

Nov 28th 2013, 11:01 AM 5,610 Views 6 Comments

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

# apps - Saturday 23 November, 2013

5 apps worth downloading this week
# Pick Me
# Pick Me

5 apps worth downloading this week

Nov 23rd 2013, 9:15 AM 23,669 Views 28 Comments

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
# Messaging
# Messaging

10 messaging apps that are worth downloading

Nov 16th 2013, 11:30 AM 34,959 Views 40 Comments

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

# apps - Thursday 14 November, 2013

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

12 reasons Snapchat is worth way more than $3 billion

Nov 14th 2013, 9:30 PM 47,745 Views 54 Comments

Back off Facebook!

# apps - Sunday 10 November, 2013

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

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

Nov 10th 2013, 9:30 AM 63,184 Views 57 Comments

END this fresh cartoon hell.

# apps - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Irish app offers payment each time your phone rings
# Pay Phone
# Pay Phone

Irish app offers payment each time your phone rings

Nov 3rd 2013, 7:44 PM 3,885 Views 3 Comments

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
# Technology
# Technology

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

Oct 31st 2013, 8:23 PM 6,425 Views 7 Comments

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
# Heavenly Bodies
# Heavenly Bodies

The best astronomy apps for amateur stargazers

Oct 28th 2013, 6:30 PM 17,159 Views 25 Comments

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
# AEDs
# AEDs

Charity asks for help in mapping Ireland’s defibrillators

Sep 18th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,679 Views 15 Comments

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

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

Would you push the button on these impossible dilemmas?

Sep 10th 2013, 2:58 PM 27,585 Views 0 Comments

Addictive new game poses the question.

# apps - Monday 9 September, 2013

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

Tech conference forced to apologise over controversial 'tit staring' app

Sep 9th 2013, 11:40 AM 4,655 Views 2 Comments

What a pair…

# apps - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

After much speculation, Samsung finally unveils smartwatch
# The Future
# The Future

After much speculation, Samsung finally unveils smartwatch

Sep 4th 2013, 10:55 PM 23,123 Views 146 Comments

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
# Search And Rescue
# Search And Rescue

Coast guard can track boat users in new water safety app

Aug 22nd 2013, 12:30 PM 5,212 Views 11 Comments

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
# Sponsored By The AA
# Sponsored By The AA

6 ways social media can improve your road trip

Jul 30th 2013, 4:45 PM 12,147 Views 10 Comments

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

# apps - Monday 29 July, 2013

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

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

Jul 29th 2013, 3:34 PM 3,309 Views 3 Comments

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

# apps - Monday 15 July, 2013

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

How to never send a drunk text ever again

Jul 15th 2013, 9:30 PM 61,918 Views 26 Comments

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
# Oh Dear
# Oh Dear

We wish we'd never heard of these apps

Jul 6th 2013, 11:30 AM 23,211 Views 13 Comments

Download if you dare.

# apps - Monday 10 June, 2013

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

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

Jun 10th 2013, 8:13 PM 28,143 Views 100 Comments

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

# apps - Friday 7 June, 2013

VIDEO: DCU students impress Ellen with Croagh Patrick video
# Heads Up
From The Daily Edge
# Heads Up

VIDEO: DCU students impress Ellen with Croagh Patrick video

Jun 7th 2013, 9:03 AM 2,660 Views 3 Comments

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
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

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

Jun 5th 2013, 8:08 PM 14,290 Views 44 Comments

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
# Apple
# Apple

The 25 most popular free iPhone apps of all time

May 12th 2013, 6:30 PM 39,462 Views 48 Comments

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
# Anaphylaxis
# Anaphylaxis

Appeal for Irish to take part in global food allergy study

Apr 22nd 2013, 3:00 PM 8,825 Views 6 Comments

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
# Sing What?
# Sing What?

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

Apr 18th 2013, 2:37 PM 12,096 Views 6 Comments

What on earth is Just Sing It?

# apps - Thursday 11 April, 2013

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

11 weird apps we could probably do without

Apr 11th 2013, 9:00 PM 25,679 Views 25 Comments

There’s an app for that, you know.

# apps - Monday 25 March, 2013

Yahoo! buys London teen's Summly app
# Acquisition
# Acquisition

Yahoo! buys London teen's Summly app

Mar 25th 2013, 1:29 PM 16,864 Views 9 Comments

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
# Totes Awks

The awkward way people flirt on dating app Tinder

Feb 24th 2013, 9:45 AM 32,318 Views 25 Comments

“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'
# Smart Cities
# Smart Cities

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

Jan 24th 2013, 6:30 AM 6,765 Views 11 Comments

€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
# Insta-apology
# Insta-apology

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

Dec 19th 2012, 8:14 AM 6,688 Views 24 Comments

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)
# The Man App
# The Man App

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

Nov 4th 2012, 8:00 AM 27,718 Views 71 Comments

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
# Gong Gong Gong

TheJournal.ie and TheScore.ie scoop three awards

Nov 2nd 2012, 11:42 AM 9,646 Views 43 Comments

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...
# Read Me
# Read Me

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

Oct 29th 2012, 8:15 AM 39 Views 38 Comments

…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
# Web Summit
# Web Summit

Smartphone explosion - and 10 other predictions your business should know

Oct 17th 2012, 6:00 PM 21,291 Views 57 Comments

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

# apps - Friday 21 September, 2012

Sarcastic Tumblr of the Day: The Amazing iOS 6 Maps
# Map Fail
From The Daily Edge
# Map Fail

Sarcastic Tumblr of the Day: The Amazing iOS 6 Maps

Sep 21st 2012, 10:52 AM 14,974 Views 42 Comments

And you thought Ireland had it bad?