Chances are you received a shiny new tablet over Christmas, well done you. Sure, there are tabs to open and photos to snap, but what else can you expect from your smart device? Make the most of your purchase with some of the best apps covering news, entertainment, life planning and more…
We’re all just overgrown kids, really. Brighten up your daily commute with thousands of independent and big name games available at the swipe of a finger. Brain teasers and board games right up to racing or shooting tournaments are yours for the taking – simply download favourites at Google Play or the App Store.
Alas, while tablets don’t come integrated with Microsoft Word, there are still plenty of text editor apps to beat that writer’s block. Kingsoft Office Suite and FioWriter are our recommended apps of choice, but the Notes app is great too. Now go forth and write that novel – or shopping list – with ease.
Get up-to-date with the latest news, sports, entertainment and more thanks to free apps like BBC News, Sky Sports News, Pulse, MailOnline and The Guardian. For bite-sized stories give Yahoo News Digest and Flipboard a go, two unique apps which collate news stories from major online platforms to suit your specific interests. Now isn’t that clever…
Kick back, relax and enjoy your favourite TV programmes anytime, anywhere. Online streaming devices like Netflix and blinkbox offer no-fuss viewing on all the latest American and British shows, including Marco Polo, House of Cards and Luther. It might not be free, but if ‘super HD’ resolution doesn’t leave you craving a cosy night in, we don’t know what will.
Grab a pair of trainers and use apps like Workout Trainer and Fitness Buddy to help boost your fitness levels. Whether it’s running to work, school or setting a personal best at the gym, ensure you stay motivated by scheduling exercises with like-minded community members. Nothing like a bit of competition to set the ball rolling…
Monitor your bank balance and find new ways at sticking to household budgets with essential money-saving apps. The joy of your tablet’s touchscreen capability means that listing monthly outgoings through Money Wiz, Account Tracker and Goodbudget can be an easy, relaxed and comfortable affair. Great for giving you peace of mind.
So there you have it, just a few ways to get the most from your tablet. Yet to get the latest computing must-have? Stay with Wowcher.co.uk for the best in tablet and electronic deals!