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Top BBC apps downloaded 70 million times in the UK

Top BBC apps downloaded 70 million times in the UK

The festive season is one of the busiest times of year for app downloads. The BBC has announced that its top ten apps have been downloaded over 70m times since launch, and is anticipating a bumper year for app downloads as new tablets and smartphones are unwrapped at Christmas.

Single mum creates game app to help children stay safer online

Launching in December 2014, Gooseberry Planet is a new game app created and funded by a single mum who couldn’t find the kind of tool she was looking for to help her children understand about safety online.

Tech Review: How apps are making sports betting better

Tech Review: How apps are making sports betting better

Online technology has revolutionised the way we all interact with the world. Things that used to take hours of painstaking effort are now infinitely easier thanks to a plethora of desktop and mobile apps on the market today.

Superyacht? Sir, there’s an app for that

Superyacht? Sir, there’s an app for that

As a discerning UHNWI (ultra-high net worth individual), you’ll no doubt love your yachts, but isn’t it a pain choosing one?

New Kia video app speeds service work approval for customers

New Kia video app speeds service work approval for customers

Kia dealers can now send videos of service work required directly to owners thanks to a new service using industry-leading technology. Kia Klear-Vision – powered by CitNOW uses apps to advise customers that urgent or important work is needed.

Anamaya Centre launches meditation app

Anamaya Centre launches meditation app

A groundbreaking new meditation app is today being launched by Anamaya, owner of the world-renowned London-based health and wellbeing centre. The eponymously named App is based upon clinical work carried out at the centre.

Jaguar Land Rover first to market with justDrive app

Jaguar Land Rover first to market with justDrive app

Jaguar Land Rover has announced the launch of justDrive, an industry-leading app technology that integrates multiple smartphone apps into a single, voice-activated in-car experience.

Developers start designing apps for Apple Watch

Developers start designing apps for Apple Watch

Apple has announced the availability of WatchKit, software that gives developers a set of tools to easily create experiences designed specifically for Apple Watch - Apple’s most personal device ever.

Vamoos proves a hit and launches on Android

Vamoos proves a hit and launches on Android

The reaction to the all-encompassing holiday app ‘Vamoos’ launched through the trade in the summer has exceeded all expectations according to Tony Bean, Director of Appex Mobile and the man behind the clever invention.

New app delivers tyre safety advice on the go

New app delivers tyre safety advice on the go

A new mobile phone app has been launched to provide motorists with a range of practical tyre safety tips and advice while on the go.

David Hasselhoff launches own video gaming app in time for Halloween

David Hasselhoff launches own video gaming app in time for Halloween

The legendary Baywatch star David Hasselhoff launches his very own iPhone app – Hoff Zombie Beach, a brand new arcade-style video game for iPhone, complete with the iconic Baywatch theme tune and other special features.

Apple Pay set to transform mobile payment

Apple Pay set to transform mobile payment

Apple has announced that customers can start making payments with the touch of a finger on Monday, October 20, when Apple Pay becomes available in the US.

easyJet’s mobile app flies ahead of the rest with new passport scanning technology

easyJet’s mobile app flies ahead of the rest with new passport scanning technology

easyJet, has launched a new passport scanning function to its award-winning mobile app, making it the first European airline to have such a feature.

Travellers embrace mobile check in to avoid airline fines

Consumer insight from travel search engine, KAYAK.co.uk, reveals that more than two in five travellers (42 per cent) have been slapped with airlines fines following issues with their traditional printed check in documents, resulting in an average of £51 in fines per person.

5 exciting UK tech projects that need funding on Kickstarter

It’s not easy breaking into the world of tech so dominated as it is by multi-billion pound companies like Apple, Google and Microsoft. There are, however, some outstanding innovations on crowdfunding website Kickstarter which need our help to make them a reality.