Posts Tagged ‘apps’

Freshman Week: 5 Ways to Survive College on a Budget

Freshman Week: 5 Ways to Survive College on a Budget

College is undoubtedly one of the most enjoyable experiences of your life. But if you are not used to budgeting your funds, you can quickly find yourself scraping the barrel. The first few weeks of college will be packed full of things that cost you money, whether it be buying new books for your studies or ...

3 Productivity Apps for College Students

3 Productivity Apps for College Students

Being in college is the best 4 (or 5, 6, or 7) years of your life. Aside from all of the lectures, homework, papers, and exams, you meet new friends, make life-long relationships and memories that you can pass on to your children before they begin their own college careers. Unfortunately, all that stuff also ...

3 Great Weight Loss Apps for Your Summer Diet

3 Great Weight Loss Apps for Your Summer Diet

Several years after the saying, “There’s an App for that,” was coined, the statement couldn’t be truer today. We’ve got apps for just about everything under the sun, both free and paid. As we head into summer, I’ve compiled a list of great weight loss apps to help you with your summer diet, so you ...

4 Types of Apps College Students Need to Use

4 Types of Apps College Students Need to Use

You won’t develop good habits by using apps alone, but you can use them to make your life as a student much easier. With the amount of responsibility you have during college, you need the right tools to help you get through the day. And you need them from the moment you wake up. The ...

4 Free Apps to Help You Find and Save on Gas

4 Free Apps to Help You Find and Save on Gas

Gas is currently over $4 in many places. It could drop in price at some point, but as sure as the sun shines, that price will continue to climb. But you can help yourself spend less money at the pump so some of that can be repurposed toward other things, like cable/internet bills — and ...

ShopKick Rewards You for Shopping with Your Smartphone

ShopKick Rewards You for Shopping with Your Smartphone

As college students, we know how to stretch a dollar — whether it’s buying ramen for breakfast, lunch, and dinner or seeing how far past “E” our car can go — budgeting comes second nature to us. If you’re in need of some extra money, like we all are, then I have a great app ...

Pass the Time at Graduation with Graduation Bingo

Pass the Time at Graduation with Graduation Bingo

Ah, graduation. A time when you’re both ecstatic to know that you’ll never have to listen to that annoying guy that wears hemp jewelry in your PoliSci class, and terrified that you know have to go out and find a new job (theoretically). The graduation ceremony itself, however, is notably less thrilling. Sure, you get ...

Minute Hacks: The Best Sleeping Apps

Minute Hacks: The Best Sleeping Apps

The Best Apps for Getting a Good Night’s Rest Nothing can take you down faster than a few nights without good sleep. From dozing at your desk to extreme grumpiness, not getting the recommended 7 hours of sleep per night will make the waking hours considerably worse. Fortunately, it’s your smartphone to the rescue with ...

8 Open-Source Programs You Should Have

8 Open-Source Programs You Should Have

Open-Source Software (OSS) is computer software whose creator/owner leaves the development and distribution rights available to the public. Anyone that wants to and is able to can take a crack at making it better. And all of it is free. Because of this OSS can be some of the most useful and adaptive software out ...

5 Personal Matchmakers Available For Your Phone

5 Personal Matchmakers Available For Your Phone

Many college students are told that they’ll never have more opportunities to meet people than in college. This may be true, but what about beyond those ivy walls? Whether a college student wants an easier way to meet someone on their campus or wants to look beyond the world of academia, it’s never been easier. ...

5 Ways To Text Yourself In The Future

5 Ways To Text Yourself In The Future

Getting organized is big business in the US. Franklin Planners, wall calendars and other items are readily available at your local office supply store…for a price. Often, a hefty one. No need for all that. Getting organized is easy if you can just get some reminders on the big stuff. The little stuff will take ...

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