Apps

Tested: A cat tests apps for cats

Type ‘apps for cats’ into Google Play Store and you’ll be served up dozens of potential choices to keep your feline friend entertained. However, the downside here is that you need to be willing to let a cat put its paws all over your prized tech, and claw marks on a shiny new tablet are …

The best new apps from London Tech Week 2017

First launched in 2014, London Tech Week attracts over 40,000 attendees from nearly 80 countries across the world to take part in Europe’s largest festival of tech. The festival’s programme of over 200 events looks to celebrate technology by inspiring creativity and fostering collaboration. From drone racing at the iconic Alexandra Palace to a concert …

Inside Innovators: The man bringing affordable healthcare to the world, one smartphone at a time

The babylon digital healthcare app provides 24/7 medical advice and fast, easy access to doctor appointments wherever you are in the world. The app uses a blend of artificial intelligence as well as video and text consultations with real doctors. Launched in 2014, the service now covers over 800,000 people globally, with local services operating …

This new Sony Mobile service analyses food to help you make healthy choices

If you want to stay healthy there are basically two rules: exercise, and eat a balanced diet. The tech world has no shortage of solutions for the exercise part. Our very own Lifelog app helps monitor activity via your smartphone and wearable tech like SmartWatch 3 means you don’t have to have your phone with …