24: A day in Android apps
A day in Android apps: Part 2
You are just about to enter a meeting and while most search for the silent button on their mobile phone, Locale has already done it for you. Allowing you to modify settings for certain conditions, this ingenious app defines unique zones via Google maps which you can decide whether your phone goes into quiet as soon as you enter your place of work.
Buy this app now: Download Locale now
Times are hard at the moment so use this app to make sure you're getting the best deal possible. This augmented reality app hunts for money-off deals near you and downloads vouchers for restaurants, bars, shops and hotels.
Buy this app now: Download Vouchar now
With the pennies pinching, you can shop smarter with the comparison app that let's you scan barcodes with your camera to find the cheapest local or online price. If you spot a cracking bargain you can even share it amongst your mates via Twitter or Facebook.
Buy this app now: Download Shopsavvy now
6.30pm: You've Got Shopping+
You've Got Shopping+ is an app like any other shopping list application, but with one twist: you can email the list to anyone with a Gmail account. So, if you are on the go and know that you need something but can't get it yourself, you can mail the list to whoever may be your personal shopper that day.
Buy this app now: Download You've Got Shopping+ now
6.45pm: Google Maps
You decided on your location now you need to find your way there. A quick reference of this A-Z in a mobile phone, and you'll be swiftly making strides towards your chosen destination.
Buy this app now: Download Google Maps now
7.00pm: BBC iPlayer
Catch up with the latest programmes from the Beeb with this official app for Android. You can also watch live TV and Radio as well as long as your have a good enough connection of course.
Buy this app now: Download iPlayer now
8.00pm: Cab4Me taxi finder
You could walk to the nearest tube station, but with a bagful of groceries and a few pints in the system, a cab ride home seems in order. Helping you locate the cab companies in close proximity, Cab4Me based around Google Maps finds out where you are and then delivers the numbers of cab companies that should could get you home in a speedily fashion.
Buy this app now: Download Cab4Me taxi finder now
8.30pm: Allrecipes.com Dinner Spinner
Having scattered the contents of your grocery bag on the kitchen side table, the sudden urge to gorge can be resolved by locating your cooking aid app. This handy app uses a simple but effective method in finding the quickest and easiest meal that's right up your street.
Buy this app now: Download Allrecipes.com Dinner Spinner now
9.30pm: Catch Notes
If you still have some thoughts bubbling around in that brain of yours, you can jot, record and capture them all down as well and sync them all together. Catch Notes will also passcode protect your info, keeping all you secret deets secure.
Buy this app now: Download Catch Notes now
9.50pm: WhatGas Petrol Prices Pro
With a hankering for some chocolate and the need to fill up the tank before the weekend, this petrol price-checking app delivers you up-to-date prices across the UK and identifies where the cheapest and most expensive places are to fill up.
Buy this app now: Download WhatGas Petrol Prices now
If with all your app help, you have somehow failed to achieve your daily objectives, this task recording dashboard which allows you to add tags to your tasks and even receive polite reminders telling you that it's time to clear out the garage.
Buy this app now: Download Astrid Task/Todo List now
10.10pm: Movies by Flixster
So you promised the other half you'd take her to the movies tomorrow but haven't picked out a film or bought the tickets. The movie-goers app lets you know of the nearest cinema and provides trailers so you can identify that ideal chick flick she is bound to love.
Buy this app now: Download Movies by Flixster now
With a road trip planned for the weekend and the crazy decision to burden most of the driving, the first turn-by-turn sat-nav app on the Android should come in handy. Offering enhanced GPS features and voice directions the only obstacles you will have to face is being designated driver for the long journey ahead.
Price: UK and Ireland for £22.49
Buy this app now: Download CoPilot Live UK now