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We’re a generation who love to play. Whether we’re killing some time on the go or kicking back at home, we just can’t get enough of games. Thanks to the rise of smartphones and tablets, as well as the ever-expanding library of app titles, we’re now never far away from a gaming device.

One of the industries to majorly benefit from the mobile platform is gambling, with 164 million players expected to use their mobiles to place a bet, visit a mobile casino or buy a lottery ticket in 2018.  But you don’t have to wait until then. There is a load of great app titles just waiting to bring the power of the casino straight to your fingertips. Here are some of the best. Read More →

Best Gaming Apps for Traveling

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Bored on the train? Want to make the most out of layovers? Tired of those long, dreary, road trips? Then pack your smartphone or tablet on your next trip- these devices are essential components in the 21st century traveler’s arsenal.

Here are some of the best apps that can keep you entertained on those long drives and boring commutes: Read More →

5 Mobile Apps To for Casino Players

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These days, there’s an app for almost anything including GPS, maps, lists, reminders and an almost unlimited list of organizers. One of the most fascinating developments in the world of technology are online casino apps and websites such as Paddy Power’s live dealer casino where you can enjoy your favorite casino games without leaving your home. With so many choices open to you when you are in the mood for betting a sum and trying your hand in various casino games, here are some of the best apps that can help you improve your odds of winning a game. Read More →

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2014 is a strange time for gaming. The new millennium brought the medium to the mainstream in ways we previously never thought possible. The 2006 Nintendo Wii made served as a platform that the whole family could play and E-Shop services have opened up the entire history of the industry at the click of a button.

Greater connectivity has even made it possible to play against foes from across the globe. It’s now easier than ever to enjoy a plethora of titles via social media sites and popular gaming hubs like www.butlersbino.com without ever having to leave your sofa. Read More →

5 Apps To Look Out For In 2014!

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1. Pocket

If you are the kind of person who sees articles online that you would love to read but just don’t have the time to get through them right at that moment then you will love this little app. Easier than bookmarking, it lets you tag an article that you like, saving it for reading later on your smartphone or tablet. Articles can be categorized so you can dive in later to a piece that fits your mood – tech, politics, sport or whatever you like. Integrated with Twitter and Flipboard.

2. Viber

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This VOIP app has gained 300 million users due to its extremely ease-to-use call and message features. More user friendly than Skype or What’s App it combines the ease of texting with excellent call quality. It is also very easy to send pictures files to users, which can be integrated seamlessly on Macs into your photo albums, meaning users can share photos in a very simple way. Viber was recently bought by Rakuten (a Japanese Amazon that also owns play.com), who are planning to integrate games and purchasing functionality into the app.

3. Rush Poker

Online games are nothing new but Fulltilt’s Rush Poker app introduces an interesting dimension with real money wins and losses on the table. Players need to be at least 17 to play so this app is not available to everyone. You can deposit money into your account via your mobile but there is a ‘play money’ option as well. Players can try the always popular No Limit Hold’em and Pot Limit Omaha. Online poker has been around for a while but this app gives poker lovers the opportunity to get in a few quick hands while on the move.

4. AirBnB

The ultra cheap accommodation provider connects users with local people who have spare space to rent out. Running successfully for a few years now it is almost always cheaper than hotels with the added bonus of getting a local insight into the area you are visiting. The app offers easy to check out pictures, rates, guest reviews and availability. Just arrived in town and need a place to stay? You’re covered.

5. Duolingo

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If you want to learn a language then this free app will take you through the basics, teaching you any one of Spanish, German, French, Italian, Portuguese and English. Best thing about the app is that it works almost like a game, tracking your progress and scores as you learn. ¡Fantástico!

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Let’s admit it; we all have some software that we simply can’t live without. In today’s world, people are rarely away from the computer for more than a day, so it’s only natural certain aspects get depended on.

If you work in an office, there are plenty of examples but everyone has that one program that’s irreplaceable. Maybe it’s a media editing suite, a data management package – it could be anything, but the simple facts remains that it forms a vital link in your operations.

This in turn, of course, begs the obvious question – what happens when it doesn’t work? Read More →

Smartphone Apps Available For Home Monitoring

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There are many homeowners out there that are worried about their home security. Ironically, this anxiety often reaches its peak when they are out of their home. Luckily there is a range of new apps that can help any person or family monitor their home or property from anywhere in the world.

Property crime is a major concern in the United States. There were over 2 million burglaries last year, about one every 15 seconds.  Although many people already have ADT coverage, some people are relying more on their smartphones than traditional systems. This has led to a surge of startup companies and security firms to offer apps that help families monitor their home and their property safe from criminals. Read More →

An Affordable Alternative to Cell Phone Plans

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In this day and age, people everywhere are forced to cut corners and try to save money wherever possible. At the same time, technology is advancing quicker than ever, allowing tech savvy individuals to do more AND save more money at the same time. Technologies like voice over internet protocol (VOIP) have come a long way in recent years, and now present a wonderful opportunity for people from all over the world. If you’re looking to save money on your telephone related costs, be sure to look into Rebtel, a leader in the VOIP industry. Read More →