College life is fun and, yeah, a bit exciting. Even so, there are obstacles that students need to conquer and maintaining a good grade is just among the many of these. Believe it or not, there are mobile apps that can actually help make college life a lot easier. Whether you are living on campus in a dorm or a in a student housing near, you will definitely benefit from these.
Sure, you may know two or more mobile apps out there already. Perhaps the common ones are Facebook and DropBox. However, they are not really the game changers. There are apps that are developed specifically to cater college students like you.
Below are five of the most useful apps for college students we gathered from LifeWire. Try them. You will not regret it.
#1. Party In My Dorm
It was originally called as Wigo, though Party In My Dorm looks cooler and straight to the point. This one here was first launched as a social tool for college students only. It basically helps in getting students interested in various events happening at their school. Since its conception, the app has been packed with tons of features. It even helps in finding events in nearby places, making it a great app for people other than college students. It also comes with a chat system as well as a real-time tracker to check who is going where.
Some students love textbooks, but there are those who simply do not. After all, they pay big bucks just to acquire these books in one semester. Well, this is where StudETree becomes a very useful mobile app. It helps users find a good number of bargains. Heck, it even allows people to sell their old textbooks to generate money. The functionality is really user-friendly. With just a click of a button, users can easily post and start selling.
In its most organic form, Tapingo is a food ordering (with deliver service functionality) app specifically developed for college students. It gives users direct access to all sorts of menus as long as they are nearby. Users can even customize their preference according to their favorite places and/or food. Once an order is placed, it can either be picked-up or delivered. More importantly, the app offers a good amount of exciting offers, discounts and bundles.
Most of the time, students will find a way to save money. Perhaps it is for the purpose of buying new stuff like a gaming console. Or simply, they just want to have the funds for their next travel adventure. Either way, it is always good to have a tool that helps do such. Enter PocketPoints. This app here basically rewards users with points, but only if they decide to put their phone down. Yes, believe it or not. Students just need to lock their phone and leave it for as long as they want. These points can then be used to get good deals and discounts. This should help them save money in one way or another.
In college, it is almost as if everything just moves. Students find it hard to balance things, as they have to be busy for school, projects, exams, etc. The list goes on. OOHLALA is a social task organizer that is built for students with the busiest of minds. It helps them track their activities and be on top of everything. Moreover, they can check out what their friends are doing. This is definitely a must!
Man Shows How He Got Rid of 4,000 Mosquitoes Each Night With A Fan And Window Screen
It's rainy season again in some parts of the world and so this only means one thing - those pesky disease-carrying mosquitoes are at it again! Aside from insecticides and other means to get rid of them, a YouTube user named Dan Rojas devised a new way to kill these mosquitoes in your home by just using three items - a fan, a window screen, and rubbing alcohol.
The DIY mosquito killer has killed about 4,000 mosquitoes each night and he used his pit bull, Rocky, as bait.
Here's how to kill thousands of mosquitoes overnight.
15 Troublesome Clients And How To Handle Them Perfectly
This is absolutely ideal for freelancers and/or project-based employees.
Be it a passion project or a simple office task, work can sometimes be boring or dull. But whenever a bad client enters the scene, this is where things start to get a little bit messy. You try to submit, say, a design which you think is near-perfect but alas, it is nowhere near good for the client. Hurts, right?
In an article from BoredPanda, we learn that there are actually different types of clients. And with their differences, people must learn to deal with them accordingly. This study was made possible thanks to the staff from Coplex. Basically, they have been observing multiple clients in their natural state.
This guide does not only inform you about the types of clients out there, okay? It also allows you to understand which special care and/or approach to use to successfully make business with them. After all, they are your clients and thus need your attention....
How To Defend Yourself From A Driver At Gunpoint
Because prevention will always be better than cure.
In today’s world, it is almost impossible for you to be not in danger. Wherever you go, there is always that possibility of getting ditched. Yes, it is scary to think, but it is 100 percent true. Still, at the end of the day, it all boils down to how you react in such situations. Are you mentally and physically ready? Are you trained whatsoever? Do you have self-defense weapons readily available?
When it comes to this topic, perhaps the most interesting one is where taxi drivers or any other ride-sharing car drivers are involved. In fact, there have been countless reports of people getting victimized by drivers at gunpoint. They are lucky if they do not get hurt, but no one can really tell.
In an interesting video courtesy of Top Gear Philippines, we will breakdown the best ways in dealing a driver with a gun. This is most especially if the weapon is already pointed at your direction. ...