Popular mobile game Flappy Bird taken down from online stores by creator

The creator of the popular mobile game Flappy Bird has decided to take it down because he is uncomfortable with the amount of attention he ... Full story


This subscription music service gives you free access to rising hits on your mobile phone for 30 days. After you subscribe, for a monthly fee ... Full story


The European giant of streaming music arrived in Australia last year and its mobile app has already been copied by rivals. The app lets users ... Full story

Google Play Music

When a big player like Google gets into the music market, it's worth paying attention. The internet giant's music-streaming service is competitively priced, at $9.99 ... Full story


The very best way to silence people who ask "do you know that song that goes dum-dum-de-dum" is this innovative app. Tap the screen while ... Full story

ABC iView

Even if you can't tune in ABC programs on a dodgy, rabbit ears-style aerial, you can stream it to your smartphone or tablet with this ... Full story


Wearable fitness devices are a booming market, with Fitbit being one of the biggest players. This is not a standalone app, so unless you're wearing ... Full story

Fitness Flow

Not everyone has the time or inclination to attend a gym class. This app offers a series of HD videos which guide you through workouts. ... Full story


Not everyone wants to invest in a dedicated GPS watch, particularly when they run with a GPS-enabled smartphone. This tracks your running (or walking) routes, ... Full story

Instant Heart Rate

We're not suggesting hospitals should throw out expensive equipment and check pulses with phones, but this app is handy for people wanting to monitor their ... Full story


Fitocracy transforms exercise into an activity to share through a social network. Each time you workout, you log that exercise in this app and work ... Full story

Strava Run

Think of it as a social network for runners (or cyclists, with Strava Cycling) who get inspired by competition. You record runs on your GPS ... Full story


Whether you're into cycling, running or walking, this app has something for you. You can use it to monitor pace, distance and time as you ... Full story

Calorie Counter & Diet Tracker by MyFitnessPal

The logic behind calorie-counting is simple: measure what you put into your body, measure what energy you burn and ensure the figures add up in ... Full story