It’s Christmas! Are you hoping to receive a nice, shiny and new electronic gift under the Christmas tree? Or, are you planning to treat yourself to the newest Smartphone to begin the New Year?
Here are our top picks to help you unleash all the possibilities of your device and celebrate 2017 with some tech style!
- SECURITY INTERNET & MESSENGER: get2Clouds
This little app is big on features; cloud encryption, cloud sync, file transfer and secure messenger. All with the most secure E2E encryption technology on the market. get2Clouds allows you to encrypt your data (photos, documents, videos) before syncing to the cloud with just a few easy clicks. Save yourself the stress of a data breach.
- MUSIC: Spotify
Who doesn’t know Spotify? Some say that it has taken away all romanticism on purchasing a single CD or Vinyl from your favorite artist, but on the other hand, it offers access to more music than you will ever possibly be able to listen to. With the app and a Premium account you can download your favorite playlists and never run out of music again.
- Streaming: Netflix
Is Netflix a word in the dictionary yet? The Netflix app allows you to watch literally thousands of TV shows and movies on your phone or tablet making it oh so easy to tap ‘Play Next’… Remember there is a free trial for one month and then you will be hooked!
- Maps: Google Maps
Get the Google Maps official app and get to your appointments on time! This app has GPS navigation so when driving or riding your bicycle, you can see the current traffic conditions, road closures and traffic incidents. Know which bus, train or ride share to take with all the real time transit info. Google, you are the internet monopoly but man this app is handy! Thanks.
- Photo: PicsArt Photo Studio
PicsArts is an easy to use creative tool for photo editing. This super fun app allows you to be an artist and create beautiful photos with the photo editor. You can add effects, use the drawing tools and really show off your creative skills.
- Reading: Feedly
Feedly allows you to read blogs, learn about new topics and track the news that interests you. All the content you love comes straight to your feedly; from tech to business, design, marketing, media, Feedly allows you to organize and read all the information you want and keep it in one place.
- Game: Dumb Ways to Die
Oh such fun and oh so silly! Create your own characters and enjoy more than 40 mini games where you take your characters on many silly adventures to their unavoidable, dreadful, catastrophic death.
- Shopping: Amazon
Caution: addictive substance ahead, proceed with caution. - A message from Shoppers Anonymous.
If you’re a shopper this is the app for you. Search for millions and millions of products on the go! This Amazon app claims to offer the Earth’s biggest selection of products in your hand and allows you can shop from anywhere! You can read all the information about the products you are looking for, read reviews, make a purchase, get instant notification on your shipments, receive special deals. I warned you, proceed with caution…
- Food: Kitchen Stories
Don’t know what to cook for your Winter Dinner Party this Friday eve? Kitchen Stories will save you. This great app is full of delicious recipes with easy to follow step by step instructions, delectable photos and delicious how- to videos. What makes this app so handy is that you can save your favorite recipes in one place, create shopping lists for your dinner event and it has a measurement converter! Oh especially I love this!
- Travel: RyanAir
Are you a travel bug? Do you love to travel on the cheap? With RyanAir’s app, Europe is now at your fingertips. Search for cheap fares, book instantly, check in on the go, get your mobile boarding pass and be paper and stress free at the airport. This is one user friendly app.