Technology advancements help us improve our lives in many different ways. With the fairly recent rise of smartphone use, app developers have created a variety of handy applications that make some routine tasks much easier. Whether we are talking about home security, finance and budgeting, maintenance, or simple grocery needs – there is an app to assist you with it. These are some the best and most useful apps for homeowners, designed to help you with your everyday home duties.
This is a grocery list app that you can share with your family members, partner, or roommates. The way it works is simple: just download the app and access one joint account by entering the same email address on the setup screen. Confirm the email and create shared lists. Those who share a joint account can update the lists by adding or removing items, and every change will …
Yes, investing in mobile app development is still a good move. The marketplace has become very competitive. Business owners are making use of mobile devices by integrating them into their products and services. Companies can improve their search ranking using mobile apps. They can also increase sales with a mobile app.
Ranking on Search Engines
Google has updated its search directory to include searches made via smartphones, announcing last year that more searches are made on mobile than on desktop. Every successful business owner wants his or her website to have enough traffic to generate income. This applies to companies that specialize in e-Commerce. Most people, especially young adults, use their smartphones to search the web. When companies implement their websites for a mobile-friendly atmosphere, their site can get a better ranking during searches. Excess traffic translates into more sales for the firm.
Indexing your App
Buyers in today’s auto market have such an advantage over buyers of even ten years ago. Technology has put a wealth of information at our fingertips, allowing us to make informed decisions, negotiate the best prices and find the car of our dreams, all with just a handful of smartphone apps. If you are ready to start shopping, these apps can save you time and money, taking the hassle out of car buying.
Kelley Blue Book
Kelley Blue Book has long been an industry resource for new and used car pricing. Simply enter the car’s details and you will get a comprehensive value report for new, used and trade-in prices. This can give you more bargaining power because you already know what the car should sell for and how much to expect from your trade-in.
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Road trips are a summer tradition. American as apple pie, it gives us a chance to travel and explore. But before you head out on the open highway, take a moment to download these helpful apps. They’ll find you a more delicious burger, a cheaper hotel room, and plenty of memorable roadside distractions.
Eat Your Way Around the Country
Find your next meal on the road with Food Tripping, a handy app for the hungry traveler. It points you towards new and interesting local restaurants, micro-breweries, coffee houses, roadside diners, and healthier alternatives to fast food joints.
This app lets you experience the local culture wherever you travel instead of just pointing out the same chain restaurants in your neighborhood. Take your trip to the next level and find a great hamburger in any city on your route.
Find a Commode on the Road
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Traveling is always a fun experience, but it will also be quite taxing at the same time. You will have to think about the places to visit, shopping, the routes, hotel bookings, food, etc. Taking care or handling all these things can be difficult, especially without a trusted guide. The entire thrill of the travel might be lost completely. At the end of it all, you will feel stress and strain.
Now with high-speed wireless technology being so widespread, you don’t really need a guide in person to help you with your travel needs. The advent of smartphones has paved the way to a new era of computing and networks. There are apps created for just about anything you can think of. In this post, we will look at some of the best smartphones apps that can be very handy for the travelers.
This is a free app and can …
Do-it-yourself home improvement projects are rewarding and challenging. Luckily, there are some iPhone apps available that can bring out the handyman in everyone. Whether it’s a painting project or plumbing upgrade, these apps are sure to be just as useful as your toolbox.
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Color matching is close to impossible, but with Palettes, you can match paint colors with fabrics and other wall colors by simply taking a picture of the items you want to match. Palettes will even suggest color combinations and the best part is, it’s free.
2. Handy Man DIY
One of the most daunting tasks of any home improvement project is budgeting for materials. Handy Man DIY categorizes the supplies needed for each project based off measurements and project type. It’s a $1.99 download and includes video tutorials too.
3. Mark On Call
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This week social media giant Facebook set out a clear and direct challenge to their largest rival, Apple, in a bid to move onwards and upwards in the mobile internet market. The two companies have been circling each other for a number of years now, with both showing massive growth in their own separate specialist areas, but occasionally treading on each other’s toes.
Microsoft Office Web Apps has arrived in India. Web Apps is on the same platform with Google Docs, which helps users create, access, edit and share documents from the Office suite, which includes Excel, PowerPoint and OneNote from any PC which has an internet connection. And the best thing of all is that the service is absolutely free.
Office Web Apps is claimed to be a key piece of Microsoft’s overall cloud strategy. There are also features like ease of sharing and high document fidelity that make Office Web Apps a favorite for modern information workers and consumers alike.
The basic requirement to run Office Web Apps is a Windows Live ID on SkyDrive or Hotmail to access Microsoft Office Web Apps from any of the supported web browsers like Internet Explorer 7 or later, Mozilla Firefox 3.5 or later, Google Chrome and Safari 4. The documents that are ported retain their style, formatting, …