App of the Week: ATM hunter

ATM hunter, this week’s app is a must-have free application that is built by MasterCard. As the name suggests, the app allows users to easily find ATMs that are closest to them. What’s better is that the app has an in-built feature which allows you to narrow down only those results that show you ATMs to your own…

App of the Week: QuizUp

This week’s App of the Week is actually a game. QuizUp, as is evident from the title, is a game where you put your knowledge to test. QuizUp prides itself for being the world’s largest trivia game with a plethora of categories ranging from ‘History’ to ‘Name the Flag’, and even ‘Beer’. You’re sure to find something…

App of the Week: Noisli

Do you find it hard to focus when it’s too quiet? Are you that person who needs a little background noise to help you concentrate? If you nodded yes, we have just what you need. Noisli is an app that lets you pick your own set of background noises from a range of different sounds available. Research has…

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App of the week: Trello

Trello is an online tool for organising pretty much anything an a flexible way. Trello has three basic elements; boards, lists and cards. Commonly boards represent an project, lists can be used to represent stages in the project, categories or anything else you might want group tasks by and cards represent the individual tasks. On each…

App of the Week: lynda.com

lynda.com is an online library of video tutorials to help you improve your IT skills or learn something new. As mentioned previously lynda.com is available to students at SHU providing unlimited access to over 4,586 online video courses. Recently lynda.com have released a Windows 8 App (for laptops and tablets) in addition to their existing applications and website and…