Category: Apps

Apps: The Fork

The Fork is a subsidiary of TripAdivsor, and it is an app that specializes in finding restaurants in Europe. When I was living in Italy, I constantly used The Fork because it had the best recommendations, and it also sometimes gave discounts or special offers for certain restaurants. The Fork is more selective in the…

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Apps: Sleep Cycle

Sleep is one of the most important things for everyone, but it is also difficult to monitor and track. Most people have some sort of sleep routine, but it is difficult to know the quality of your sleep and understand why you are tired. This is the problem that Sleep Cycle sets out to solve.…

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Apps: AirVisual

AirVisual is an app that is available for both Apple and Android, and it tells the air quality for locations around the world. It follows the AQI Scale, which is a scale that runs from 0-500 to measure the air quality. The higher the AQI number is, the more dangerous it is to breathe in.…

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Apps: Productive

Productive is an app that encourages you to build habits. It took me a little while before I started to actually use the app, but since then I have used it on a regular basis. I believe there is both a free and paid version of the app, and the paid version is $14.99/year (or…

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Apps: WhatsApp

WhatsApp is one of my favorite messaging apps. Even though it is owned by Facebook (which makes it controversial for a lot of people), there are plenty of features that should make people want to use it. First of all, the design of WhatsApp is great, and the interface is much better than GroupMe (in…

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Apps: Duolingo

I am sure many people have already heard of the language learning app, Duolingo. However, for those who have never heard of it, or for those who have never tried it before, I would definitely recommend using it if you are interested in learning a language. While it is not the most comprehensive language learning…

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Mac App: Magnet

Magnet is one of my most used daily Mac apps. I believe it is the only app that I have ever bought from the Mac App Store (for $1.99). In my opinion, it is well worth this minor investment. Magnet helps you to organize windows you have open into different sections. This is apparently a…

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App: Been

Been was an app that was recommended to me by a friend. There are other similar apps, but it is the concept that I really like. The app is a great tool to have for anyone who loves to travel. If you have ever seen people who have a physical map and put pins in…

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Apps: Express VPN

VPN stands for “Virtual Private Network”, and it really is a great tool to have nowadays. VPN’s can serve several purposes, and two of the main ones purposes are: it can help you watch TV shows even if you are in an unauthorized location and it can help to protect your data when you are…

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