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Apps With Dan The Internut

Each fortnight or so, our web-guru Dan The Internut joins Lisa and Pete to discuss the best apps out there in app land.

Here, you’ll find the list of apps they talk about, plus a handy link to where you can download them.

November 28, 2018

True Surf

A mind blowingly good surfing game, produced right here in Australia. Bewdy mate!


November 14, 2018

The Leavers App

It's that time of year and many school leavers are planning to let their heads down... here's an app that will no doubt give some peace of mind.


October 31, 2018

Star With The Wiggles

Is there anything those Wiggles can't do?


October 17, 2018

Image: #heartofgold Discovery Trails

Heart Of Gold Australia

It's back!!! The fantastic app that celebrates Perth's rich history in gold... a walking tour through significant points in Perth City that shows Perth’s golden secrets on the #heartofgold Discovery Trail.

We found this video online of some lucky Perth students who got to do the trail last year, in conjunction with the Heart Of Gold Australia app... so much fun!



August 22, 2018

Hay Fever Relief

For anyone (probably everyone) who struggles through the dreaded hayfever at this time of year...


August 8, 2018

Learning To Read

A great little app for those of us trying to teach their kids to read...


July 25, 2018

Apple And Android Health Apps

You don't need a fitbit... and that's awesome for the health conscious amongst us.


July 11, 2018

Relaxation Apps

One more week of the school hols to go - and if you parents out there are in struggle town, here are some apps that may help?

What's more, if you have a console at home, there's a fantastic game for kids that's going for a bargain right now. Octodad: Dadliest Catch


June 27, 2018

Jurassic World Alive

Jurassic World: Alive

It's Pokemon Go meets the dinosaurs from Jurassic Park... gets the kids outside and looking for dinosaurs... win slash win!


June 13, 2018


Do your shopping at places like David Jones, Dan Murphy's and eBay and actually get cash back for shopping through this app.


May 30, 2018

Raiz App

Raiz (formerly Acorns)

It's like a forced saving plan that can lead to some impressive additions to your bank balance!


May 16, 2018



A great app - made right here in #Perth - that allows you to get heavily discounted takeaway food, helping prevent food waste and the like


May 2, 2018


A public transport app done right!


February 21, 2018



An amazing app that accesses the computing superpower of your phone to help solve calculations in the quest to cure cancer. How's this amazing video?



February 7, 2018


Out to battle Uber with one catch - they'll drive YOUR car home.


January 17, 2018


Never ever be caught out without your loyalty card again.


December 06, 2017

Jib Jab

So much Christmas fun, it's not funny... Well, it's actually a lot funny. 


The Hug App

A must for any busy parent...


November 22, 2017

Shift Worker

For anyone who struggles with organising their shifts, this is perfect. Tt helps organise and categorise your shifts to ensure you always know what's going on.



For anyone who needs or wants new glasses... this is amazing!

This video explains it much better than we can.



November 8, 2017


A news feed that's really simple to follow. Outstanding.


IKEA Place

Yeah we know, it's not as if IKEA needs any more help - but this is a pretty awesome app.


October 26, 2017

Heart of Gold Australia

The Gold Industry Group have created the free Heart of Gold Australia app that allows you to discover all there is to know about gold and its rich history here in Perth. All on a guided walking tour.



Well, are tape measures a thing of the past?


August 30, 2017


A fantastic app that challenges you to reach 10,000 steps each day over the month of September, whilst at the same time, raising money and awareness for Cerebral Palsy.


iTranslate Converse

So handy for nay travellers to countries where English isn't the first language. When it works, that is...


August 16, 2017

Trace Tiger

A mate of ours and a former DJ here, Blackers, mentioned a story recently where he managed to track down an envelope he'd dropped that had a substantial wad of cash in it.

If only he'd known about Tracetiger...



This app, fighting the scourge of Feral Animals.

FeralScan is a community website and Smartphone App that allows you to map sightings of pest animals and record the problems they are causing in your local area.



August 2, 2017

A great little app that allows kids aged 6 and up to create and build simple apps and learn about the whole process of coding at the same time.

You might have a little genius ready to take on the world with a big idea.


It's a big call but this app reckons it can do absolutely magic with your iPhone photos.

Better yet, it's free


July 19, 2017


Your kids' school needs to have this active but if they do, it's a really handy way to get alerts and info about what's happening and the like.

On Android and iOs.


This app is sure to be on the list of apps to download for anyone with battery issues on their phone.

It monitors your battery level and when it gets to a certain point, will automatically send a message advising that it's about to go down.

Unfortunately, for iPhone owners, it's just on Android.


July 5, 2017


Teaching you how to make the perfect cup of coffee.


Monkey Ropes

Set to be the #1 game for sure. Highly addictive.



Best on a computer... lots and lots of free games.


June 21, 2017


This is the talk of the school yard at the moment, with good reason.

It teaches kids the times tables, using the melodies from popular songs and re-writing the lyrics to suit.


Ookla Speedtest

Need to test your internet speed?


June 14, 2017

Flush: The Toilet Finder

For those times you just need to go...



The perfect travelling app for currency conversion.


May 24, 2017


So much fun with your face... Well, Pete's face... Check out how he looks...

The first pic (top left) is the original, then we have Pete with a "spark", Pete as an old bloke and Pete as Peta... not that there's anything wrong with that.

And here's Lisa



How much fun can you have with this!!! Dan's off to Vegas tonight but just had to use Boomerang to make a little GIF about it... ;)



May 10, 2017


Take a photo and get answers and explanations. For ALL subjects.



Lead the way in a brand new community designed specifically for people who make!


April 26, 2017

Piano Tiles

Fun game that also teaches you about timing... 



Tinder, for dogs... yep...


April 10, 2017

Footy Live

In Dan's opinion, much better than the official AFL app.


Well, it is Easter after all...


March 31, 2017

Zombies, Run!

A funny little app that turns your daily exercise into a race for survival.



Colouring in is all the rage at the moment... great stress release.


March 15, 2017

Steps: Overcoming Social Anxieties

Steps helps you overcome social anxieties.


Nintendo Switch: Parental Controls

Parents can finally get some control over how much gaming can occur.


February 22, 2017

Youtube Kids

If, like me, your kids are right into Youtube but you're worried about what they could possibly see, well, this will solve all those problems.


February 14, 2017


The best brain trainer... fun too!


February 1, 2017

Apple Support

Finally, they're preaching the preach. This features everything you'll ever need to know about your Apple device.



The brainchild of Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James May, DRIVETRIBE is an experiential platform by fans, for fans, featuring every car and bike culture imaginable.


January 11, 2017

Subway Surfers

The ultimate in keeping the kids quiet for an hour or so.


Tiny Beans

For sharing family moments in a trusted, controlled medium.