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Fun Apps That Can Encourage You to Get Fit

Whether you are new to working out or have had a gym membership for a while, there are a variety of workout apps which can really help you to meet your goals and have fun doing it. Maybe you need a little extra motivation such as Zombie Apocalypse or perhaps you just like to get those calories burned while listening to top DJ playlist material. 

Don’t worry about your phone system – there are options for both iOS and Android smartphones with app purchases and free stuff included. Whatever your style, there is a fun app with your name on it (no, not literally) that is ready and waiting to help you get in your 30 minutes – or more – of daily exercise.

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The Rise of the Chinese Smartphone

The RedMi Dragon Rises

If you’re looking for a new mobile, you might want to consider going the Chinese route. Chinese smartphones have made it to the top when it comes to world mobile phone use with three main manufacturers which have really shone on the international stage in the past few years – Xiaomi, OnePlus, and of course Huawei. The big three offer top of the range phones along with competitive pricing, but what sets these three Eastern giants apart from the rest?  

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Refurbishing Smartphones 101: How to Resurrect an Old Mobile?

So… you want a great deal on a ‘new to you’ phone yeah? Smart consumers (we’re sure this includes you) are increasingly turning toward environmental and pocket-friendly options such as refurbished phones. Resurrect yourself a phone when you get one of the great deals from us. Back Market is an online marketplace that sells refurbished electronic devices. So that you can have your tech fix while saving (a whole heap of) money while also reducing your carbon footprint. Refurbishing is an all-around awesome way to get exactly what you want.

A refurbished phone may contain a mixture of new and previously used parts, reducing the amount of waste and pollution which comes from manufacturing a brand new phone. Plus you will be saving a phone from being thrown out – and who wants to see good tech go to waste?

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Old Phones That Still Rock

There’s always a buzz around the latest smartphone releases. What new gadgets, upgraded and cutting-edge tech might they have in store for us this time?  Yet, for the most part, this new smartphone love-in can be pretty short lived; a hit for a year or two and then we’re over them. They become obsolete. This isn’t the case for all phones though – there are a chosen few that really hit the mark and become a cult classic. Even though they’re retro they’re built to last and we love’em!

Take a look at our top 5 blasts from the past and find out what makes them rock even now!

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Top secret recipe for Nana’s chocolate mousse

This is the first time I’ve written this down for anyone, but you, my dear friend, have proven yourself to be deserving of only the very best, most indulgent chocolate mousse that you will ever taste in your entire life – my Nana’s. The secret ingredient… a little extra salt to enhance the sweetness of the dark chocolate. 

If anyone asks where you got the recipe from, tell them it’s one of Nigella’s…she’s good too, just not as good as grandma.

Happy cooking, you secret squirrel!

Vianney

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