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Great Lifestyle Apps for Busy Guys

Let’s face it, sometimes, there’s just not enough time in the day to keep up with everything. Fortunately, there are loads of smartphone apps that can help any busy guy stay on top of everything he needs to make his life works smoothly. The best part about mobile technology is that you are always just one click, swipe or tap away from getting any type of information you may need to make your day a little easier. And the best part is, app designers know this, so they’ve made tons of apps that can help you with whatever you need. Here are a few cool apps you can check out today.


If you find that you have trouble keeping up with news and current events that interest you, this news sharing app is the answer you’ve been waiting for. All you have to do is download the app, tell it all of the things that interest you - sports, science, fashion, technology, finance, fitness - and Flipboard will take care of the rest. The app creates custom “smart” magazines based on those interests and you can flip through each one to browse the headlines, or you can open the full story to read the article. The app is beautifully designed and has a very intuitive interface, so flipping through all of the news that interests you is fun and easy. You’ll never need to feel embarrassed about not keeping up with current events again.

Weather Live Free 

Everyone needs a good weather app on their mobile devices and this weather for android app will give you the low-down on all of the information you need to stay ahead of the weather. Weather Live Free gives you the current temperature (as well as the “feels like" temperature which takes humidity levels into account), barometric pressure and precipitation information, the times for sunrise and sunset and the wind speed and direction. The app also features an up-to-the-minute weather radar that will show you any weather systems that are near your area. The best part, however, is that Weather Live uses a home-screen widget that gives you all of the information you need without even opening the app. Fast weather at your fingertips.


7 Minute Workout  

When you have a lot going on, one of the first things that is easily tossed to the wayside is your fitness regiment. “I’ll do it tomorrow,” you say, but tomorrow never comes. This fitness app helps you get in a workout no matter how pressed for time you are. In just seven minutes, the app will get your blood pumping by using high-intensity circuit training to maximise your workout routine. The only equipment you need is a chair and a wall. You’ll do 12 exercises for 30 seconds each, with 10-second breaks between. Before you know it, you’ll be in shape once again.


HotelTonight is a great app for when you want to get away for a few days but are pressed for time, which is perfect for a spur-of-the-moment romantic weekend or a city break with your mates. The app searches hundreds of hotels across the country and finds discounts on rooms that are empty. This helps you find great locations for the cheapest prices possible. You can refine your search to certain things you’re looking for, such as the type of room (luxe, standard, etc.), and you can read descriptions of each hotel. When you find a room you like, you can book it directly on the app.

7 Minute Workout
7 Minute Workout


It can be tough to navigate a new city, but this app will help you find all of the cool spots and interesting sightseeing opportunities. Citymapper offers real-time transit information on buses, trains, ferries and more so you can always find the quickest way to get to your destination. It will even tell you which is faster and includes rideshare companies such as Uber and Lyft as well as bike shares if those options are available in the city. Using this app will help you navigate any city like a true local.

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