The Amazon app store for android, is an alternative app store for your android based phone. If you love apps, you could find apps on the amazon app store, that may not be in the Google Play store due to different policies on apps that can be presented to the store. You can install the […]
Not to make light of the dangers of road safety, this video of “The Muppets aren’t paying attention” is still funny.
If you find it hard to stomach protein shakes, and we don’t mean lactose intolerance here… we mean physically drinking protein shakes with milk or water on the daily, we think we have found a simple and enjoyable way to get your protein into your system and actually enjoy the experience. Of course, if you don’t hate […]
When you feel down, and everyone feels down at some point in their life, the hope is, at the very least, one of the below inspirational quotes in our list, will not only lift your spirits, but, by way of a small few words, these inspirational quotes, crafted by someone better than I, help inspire you to […]
Many Irish companies offer 1890 support/contact numbers. These, so called ‘low call numbers’, are often excluded from bundled phone plans on both landline and mobile networks. 1890 numbers may cost from 5 cent to 31c per minute depending on network. Before you call that number take a look at the website for company you want […]
A little tip, when you browse youtube and find a channel you like – subscribe to it. Then every time you visit youtube you get a much more refined experience, and if you love your tech like, me you get to stay up to date on the latest. Below, are some youtube channels you should really be […]
One caveat to this post, getting notifications is a nice feature, but who is the audience for these “wear” devices? Well, fitness enthusiastic people would be a pretty big audience i’d say, but so far watches like the LG watch and the Samsung Gear 2 rely completely on a connected mobile device. Sometimes you need […]
Drinking enough water, as most people already know is a good way to flush your liver and keep you healthy. Apparently, it helps flush away those toxins*, and when you think about it humans are basically sacks of water about 60% of us is water! But water is boring, and if you like something with […]
Do you like curly fries? Have you Liked them on Facebook? Watch this talk to find out the surprising things Facebook (and others) can guess about you from your random Likes and Shares. By the way Liking useful.ie say’s a log of good things about you too… (more…)
You do? Humm, then watch this
Here at useful.ie we hate waste. So you can imagine how we felt about this. (more…)
Once you have had your first healthy fruit and vegetable juice, you will quickly realise you are left with an awful mess to clean up. While extracting juice has been perfected, these days most juicers will give you a tasty sludge free juice, however cleaning the machine has become an nightmare. Here are a few tips, to […]
Gavin was diagnosed with a rare form cancer known as Rhabdomyosarcoma on 19th October 2011. Rhabdomyosarcoma is a cancerous (malignant) tumour of the muscles that are attached to the bones. If you would like to help text Gavin to 50300 to give a 4 euro donation. Click here visit their support site and help them out.
Smart glasses developed at Oxford University for the registered blind are being trialled in public spaces for the first time. This is a story of hope, and for me, one of excitement – this is when technology goes from being a useful tool, to increasing people’s quality of life, possibly ten fold. The glasses enhance images of nearby […]
Protein Powder is an essential shake in most athletes diet. But, as you may have noticed that can be expensive. If you are finding this to be the case, an option to consider is one of these two websites (outlined below) which offer high quality (read the reviews) protein powders. Part of the saving comes […]
I got this e-mail from a friend! How do I edit my own picture so it is formatted to the correct size to be used as a wallpaper on my iPhone 4? I wanted to tell him to use Google, but instead I decided to write this quick blog post. Let’s see first what Apple has to say […]
Storage can be an annoyance particularly in a small apartment, these slide out drawers from Ikea are for toy storage, but we had other ideas! Food storage!
I don’t know about you, but nothing, and I mean nothing, is worse than getting off your ass – setting down your beer, to change the TV source from SKY to your blu-ray player or media center. Yes, first world problems, and all that… But it can be a slight irritant. I accidently found out […]