Apple & Android Apps

The resources below have been suggested by Carmarthenshire 50+ Forum and are available from Apple Store.*

 

Workout from home

Nike Training Club                   Fiit                   SoSweat

Keep in touch with loved ones

Marco Polo                      Snapchat                 Houseparty

Learn and study from home

Epic!                                        Kahoot!                    Khan Academy

Meditation station

Headspace              Oak          Ten Percent Happier Meditation

Most of these Apps can also be obtained on Android devices from Google Play Store.

* You should always exercise caution when downloading files to your digital device. A good antivirus installed on your device should detect any threats the file contains.

It is often believed that Apple devices are more secure than Android. This article from Norton explains why you should always be cautious.  Android vs iOS

Play Store Security

Checking  your Play Store app security status

On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Play Store app Google Play.

Tap Menu (3 horizontal lines)  and then Play Protect.

Look for information about the status of your device.


If you want to learn more about how to stay safe online you might like to start with this resource:

https://www.caerphillyover50.co.uk/online-safety/