The 4th of July is a time for celebration, whether that means going out for drinks with your best friends, or throwing an epic backyard BBQ. No matter what your plans are this year, having a few apps in your pocket to help make the day less stressful is always a good call. From helping you to put on the perfect barbecue, to facilitating fireworks, to making sure you hit as little traffic as possible, we've got the best apps to help make your holiday awesome. Allrecipes If the weather in your area is clear, the classic way to spend Independence Day is by cooking amazing food on a hot grill. If you don't know where to start with your weekend barbecue, Allrecipes is here to help. This app lets you find recipes based on what you want to make, or based on what ingredients you have on hand. You can either follow along with text recipes, or there are over 1000 video recipes. If you use Allrecipes over time, it will make recommendations based on what you've cooked in the past. Finally, … [Read more...] about Best apps for celebrating the 4th of July!
Every year at Google’s I/O developer conference, the Internet giant hosts the Google Play Awards to recognise the best Android apps. From gaming apps, to start-ups, and augmented and virtual reality experiences, Google scours the Play Store every year to find the gems you need on your smartphone. Here are all the apps you need to know from this year’s awards. The best apps for Android 2018 1. Best app for well-being: Simple Habit The well-being award is for apps empowering people to live the best version of their lives. This year’s award went to Simple Habit, a meditation app. Simple Habit encourages busy people to do just five minutes of meditation per day, in order to reduce stress, improve focus, sleep better and breathe easier. Download on Google Play Store 2. Best app for accessibility: Be My Eyes For accessibility, Google awarded this prize to Be My Eyes. The app works by allowing people to lend their eyes to a blind person through a … [Read more...] about Google has picked the best apps for Android 2018
Some of us need a little help getting around. Regular life can be difficult when you have trouble with stairs or steep slopes, or even something as simple as a curb. Things that most of us take for granted, like grabbing a bus and heading downtown, are stressful for a person with mobility issues because we never know if we'll get to a place that stops us in our tracks. And that's OK — nobody in a wheelchair or behind a walker wants you to feel bad or feel sorry for us, we just want to be able to access the same things you do. That means it's important to be able to find an elevator or a restroom with accessibility features or to make sure the bus that's coming in six minutes has a lift. Thankfully there are some apps that can help out. We've found the best apps that can help anyone with limited mobility do those normal things that normal people do. Uber Uber has a strict policy of Equal Access For All that makes sure you'll always be able to connect with a driver that can help … [Read more...] about Best apps and services for people with limited mobility
One of the drawbacks of the Gear VR is that not all apps are built to be immersive. But that doesn't mean you can't watch your favorite videos on a gigantic virtual screen. Samsung Phonecast VR places you in a picnic with a view of a 200 inch screen that can play videos from popular services such as YouTube, Sling TV, and more. The viewing experience is very similar to using the Netflix app on the Gear VR and is a great way to feel like you're in a cinema while you're in a much smaller space. Here are some of the best apps to use with Samsung Phonecast right now. See in Oculus Store Officially supported video apps YouTube has a large collection of 360 videos but the vast majority of content that creators share is in 2-D. You can make your favorite creators larger than life and browse through all of the latest videos on a massive screen using Samsung Phonecast VR. VLC is a media player that supports a wide variety of formats. If you want to watch content that you've saved on a massive … [Read more...] about Best apps for Samsung Phonecast right now
A smartphone is never as fast as the first time you unbox it. Over time your phone will start filling up with junk you might not even know about. Stuff like temporary files and clutter in your download folder. By cleaning up this stuff you can get more storage for your phone. Whether you need to free up space for photos or you notice your phone is slowing down, these apps can help you expand the storage of your phone! 1. Files Go (Best Overall) FIles Go is a storage manager from Google. It does a lot more than just show you how much space is available on your phone. You can free up space quickly and easily. The app will intelligently suggest files to erase before you run out of space. Download: Files Go Price: Free Rating: 4.6 Installs: 500,000 – 1,000,000 2. Avast Cleanup & Boost Avast Cleanup can do an in-depth analysis of your device’s storage situation. It will then offer cleaning and performance tips to keep your phone from getting bogged … [Read more...] about 10 Best apps to free up space on your Android phone