5 Apps That Have Changed Daily Life

5 Apps That Have Changed Daily Life

Mobile apps have revolutionised the way we live our lives. There are iOS, Android, Blackberry and Windows compatible apps that monitor how much water we drink and what foods we should eat for optimum good health. Navigation apps identify traffic snarls in London, New York and Paris in real-time, weather apps predict when and where the next tornado, flood or hurricane is most likely to hit and there are even medical apps that link health care professionals directly with their patients, night and day. We’ve identified five mobile applications that have changed daily life….and for the better. Tap into these innovative little gems and streamline your day to day existence, while saving time and money:


Moovit is a hugely successful commute app that integrates real-time crowd sourced information with official data on scheduled bus, train, metro and boat routes in 600 cities in 55 countries. Dubbed the ‘personal transit assistant’ and supported by latest generation iOS and Android devices, the Israeli developed application provides live arrival and departure times, community sourced alerts & advisories and detailed directions to the closest stop or station. Features include place, address and station-enabled searches, ‘Near Me’ functionality, where you can find the closest embarkation points and scheduled arrival times according to your current location and real-time reports relating to specific stations and stops.

AlltheCooks Recipes

AlltheCooks Recipes app is a cutting edge community driven recipe and cooking app with more than 200 000 quick and easy recipes derived from amateur cuisine creatives located all over the world. You can search for recipes according to ingredients, upload cooking instructions and photos in a flash and share your foodie finds with the AlltheCooks community. Recipes are sorted according to various categories that vary from appetisers and desserts to ethnic dishes, diet recipes and even drinks!

Grand Fortune Casino

Grand Fortune casino app is a free to use portable playing partner powered by premier software supplier, Real-Time Gaming. Users can register real money accounts and fund them via mobile payment partners directly in-app. Financial transactions are protected by advanced encryption and firewall technologies, so you can bet and play a collection of RTG mobile casino games in a secure and regulated environment. You’ll have access to one of the best USA online casinos in the palm of your hand. In addition to great games, you’ll be able to tap into a multilayered welcome offer comprising no deposit free cash and a choice of two deposit bonuses! The app is compatible with iOS and Android handsets and tablets.

Hot5 Fitness

Hot5 Fitness is an iOS compatible exercise app that provides step-by-step workouts by leading personal trainers. It focuses on all the most popular exercise regimes, from weight-bearing exercises and spinning to Pilates and yoga. There’s a vast selection of five minute video clips that provide visuals of your chosen workout, so that you get optimum results in the shortest amount of time. You can chat to your personal trainer, build custom workout playlists, track the calories you’ve lost and save your favourite workouts for future use. You can compete against friends and monitor your progress…and that’s not only in the mirror!


Waze is a GPS-enabled navigation app that delivers turn-by-turn navigation, travel times and route information in real-time across multiple global cities. It offers free community-based mapping and users can share live traffic and road information so as to save fellow road users time and money. You can easily avoid speed traps, congested roadways, car accidents, road maintenance works and potholes, thereby getting to your destination safely and on time!

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