Becca is freelance writer specialising in all things tech, web culture and social media. She works as the Editor of Shiny Shiny and the UK Editor of Popgadget and has written for various print and online publications, including The Sunday Times, BitchBuzz and New Media Age’s spin-off publication, Reputation Online. Follow Becca on Twitter: @beccacaddy

More posts by Becca Caddy

Top iOS apps for productivity and life hacking

October 2, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail

Mobile apps aren’t just all about hurling birds and pigs around your phone screen or listening to music, there are plenty that many really depend on to sort out their working life, help them keep track of time and make …

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5 Best new iPhone 5 cases whatever your style

September 25, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail

The iPhone 5 has finally been released into the wild and we’re all fawning over its big screen, shiny new exterior and super fast speeds. But all that doesn’t mean anything if you accidentally throw it onto the floor or …

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Top ways to save money when you text, call and use data

September 18, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail

whats-app-messenger-appYou don’t need to fork out huge sums for expensive price plans if you’re a text addict, like to make lots of calls or spend your days scrolling through Facebook. There are actually a number of apps and services available …

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Online dating: The good, the bad and the Ugly Bug Ball

September 11, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail

plenty-of-fish-shotA few years ago you only had to mention online dating to your friends and they’d all assume you’re either a crazy cat lady or a serial killer.

However, it’s 2012 and nowadays it seems fairly acceptable to write a …

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Do you really need a stylus for your iPad?

September 4, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail
Some  iPad owners swear by them and others think they’re completely unnecessary and nowhere near as effective as your own fingertips. That’s right, today we’re exploring the world of styluses (or is the plural styli? We’re not so sure).

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A basic guide to getting started with WordPress

August 28, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail

wordpress-iconA few weeks ago we brought you A basic guide to getting started with Tumblr, which is a great option for those wanting to get started with blogging as soon as possible with minimal effort, a slick dashboard and …

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Top free iPad apps for lazy sunday reading, browsing and gaming

August 23, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail

pinterest-ipadThere’s no doubt that iPads (and all the other awesome tablets out there for that matter) can be brilliant for work life, whether you’re using them for note-taking during meetings, catching up with work emails and showing off those presentations …

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A basic introduction to the wonderful world of online memes

August 21, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail

i-can-has-cheezburgerIf you’re a big fan of social media (aren’t we all) then you’ll have come across the term meme a lot online, people are talking about them, creating them, making them and sharing them, but what are they?

So firstly …

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A basic guide to getting started with Tumblr

August 15, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail

It seems like everyday there’s a cool new app, social network or blogging platform to get all excited about, but for a long time now Tumblr has been a firm favourite for everything from posting photos to sharing lengthy posts …

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5 Quirky gadgets for your pets: Pedometer, ball thrower, translator?

August 7, 2012 Becca Caddy post thumbnail

As a nation we’re all so obsessed with owning the latest mobile device and getting our hands on the shiniest and flashiest of gadgets, but in actual fact there’s a growing market for pet accessories and… wait for it… pet …

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