Traveline Scotland
Aug05

Traveline Scotland

WE have some local transport information in our ‘local info’ section, but comprehensive up to date bus, train and other public transport info is important – especially when living in a largely rural area like G63! This free travel/route planner app from Traveline Scotland is the most comprehensive around – so if you’re a B&B owner trying to help guests get their head round public transport or just trying to plan...

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Elevate
Jul01

Elevate

BRAIN Training apps are a fun and stimulating alternative to games on your smartphone – but which one’s best? Easy – Elevate! Selected by Apple as it’s 2014 app of the year, Elevate is designed to improve focus, speaking abilities, processing speed, memory, math skills, and more. Each person is provided with a personalized training program that adjusts over time to maximize results. 30+ games for critical cognitive skills...

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Periscope
Jun23

Periscope

THERE’S been numerous apps for streaming live video from your smartphone for a while now…U-Stream was one we liked, but most have disappeared without a trace or were clumsy and unreliable. In March two new video streaming apps appeared – Meerkat and Periscope. We’ve not really tried Meerkat, and as Periscope is owned by Twitter – and is the one we’ve messed around with – we reckon it’ll be the winner in...

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