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Turn Anywhere Into a Treasure Hunt with These Geocaching Apps

Turn Anywhere Into a Treasure Hunt with These Geocaching Apps

Call it treasure hunting or its more technical name, geocaching – either way it’s a hot way many are exploring new places around the world or even in their own neighborhoods. And with about 2.7 million – and growing – treasures, or geocaches, out there, all you need is the right app to get started. […]

Mobile Yogi: Apps to Make It Easier and Cheaper to Do Yoga

Mobile Yogi: Apps to Make It Easier and Cheaper to Do Yoga

From reduced stress to better sleep and everything between, many people have discovered the benefits of yoga. Fortunately,  a number of great apps are available to make it more convenient and less costly than ever. The Yoga.com app is meant for everyone, from those just starting out to yoga gurus. The app helps users understand […]

Send Free Text Messages Without WiFi or Data Plan Using These Bluetooth Messaging Apps

Send Free Text Messages Without WiFi or Data Plan Using These Bluetooth Messaging Apps

Most tech devices these days are Bluetooth-enabled, but what many may not know is that feature can be used to send free texts, photos, and videos – without the need for a data plan or even available WiFi network. Jott is one of the hottest and most popular Bluetooth-based messaging apps, especially with students because of […]

Keep Track of Family and Friends: Location Sharing Apps

Keep Track of Family and Friends: Location Sharing Apps

They’re called location sharing apps and the premise is simple: you and all your friends and family share where each other are at any time, cutting out the need to keep checking email or sending text messages back-and-forth. They are a kind of app that continues to get better as tech evolves. Here’s three of the […]

Summer Safety: Apps To Avoid Overheating, Sunburn, and Dehydration

Summer Safety: Apps To Avoid Overheating, Sunburn, and Dehydration

We’re getting into the thick of the summer season, but good summer times can quickly take a turn for the worse if the right precautions aren’t taken, leaving you dehydrated, sunburnt, or just plain nauseous from overdoing it in the heat. But with the right apps you can avoid big trouble in the summer. If […]