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Ad blocking apps

Ad blocking apps

If you’re looking for the fastest and most private experience while using a smartphone or tablet, a growing number of apps can help. They’re called ad blockers and here are three of the best to consider for your mobile devices. The app called 1Blocker is for Safari – the browser installed on Apple devices. It comes […]

Packing List

Packing List

With summer officially here, chances are you will be travelling at some point. Forgetting something or some things you need, however, can ruin a trip. These apps can help manage and take the stress out of packing. Packpoint is much more than a list app. Users input details such as length of stay along with […]

BBQ Apps

BBQ Apps

When it comes to summer fun, nothing beats a perfect meal from the grill – just as a cookout failure can be disastrous. These three apps can improve your chances of a successful barbecue. The Pit Pal BBQ App adds a bit of science to the barbecue process. Grillers log details about each cook like, […]

Job Hunting Apps

Job Hunting Apps

Whether you’re a recent graduate, looking for a summer job, or seeking to change careers, job hunting apps can give you an advantage over others in the market. I have three you might not have heard of yet. Job hunters looking for nearby jobs in retail or hospitality should consider the app called Wirkn. It finds […]

Apps to find fun things nearby while on road trips

Apps to find fun things nearby while on road trips

With Memorial Day serving as the unofficial start of summer, it’s time to hit the road and see the best of what the United States and Canada has to offer. And by using the right apps, you can be sure to get the most of your road trips. Roadside America helps users find all of […]