Ah the summertime. For lots of us it’s the time of the year we most look forward to most. Relaxing getaways, stunning scenery and tasty drinks are the order of the day as we kick back and put our feet up.

However, not all of us are born equal and for those of us who can’t live without our smartphones, summertime can pose a few problems.

So, if you find yourself fed up of sitting on a deck chair soaking up the rays for hours on end, fear not because we’ve scouted the app stores to bring you the best summertime offerings currently on the market:

Whether you’re on vacation or staycation, try these handy apps:

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ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

Although the football season might be over, fear not because there are plenty of huge sporting events taking place this summer, including the ICC Cricket World Cup that’s taking place in the UK this summer.

Whether you’re backing India or England to win the trophy, download the app on the Google Play Store or Apple app store and you’ll be treated to live score updates, latest news, match highlights, match blogs and more. With a near-5 star rating so far, you can’t go wrong.

Swim Guide

If you’re trying to uncover the best beach destination for your summer getaway then stop your search and simply download the charity-funded app: Swim Guide.

Swim Guide makes it easy to identify the quality of hundreds of beaches around the planet, just simply download the app and you can discover the best beaches locations in the USA, Mexico, New Zealand, Australia and more.

The app currently boasts detailed info on over 7,000 freshwater and marine beaches and handily the updated iOS app is available in English, French and Spanish.

Mobile Casino

If you find yourself bored, twitching your thumbs and desperately counting down the days to the new football season then try your hand at honing your casino-game skills by downloading a reputable mobile casino app.

There are dozens of trustworthy brands that offer excellent apps, just simply search ‘mobile casino’ in your app store. Once you’ve chosen your app, sign up and you will be able to play a range of classic casino titles including poker, blackjack, roulette, slots and more.

If you want to play without wagering any cash look for an operator that offers a mobile casino no deposit bonus keep what you win. However, if you do decide to deposit your own money, look out for matched deposit bonuses as these can be very generous.

Wolfram Sun Exposure Reference

If you are heading on a beach getaway this year then you’ll want to take some precautions to ensure you avoid getting fried. After all, the ‘lobster look’ isn’t exactly in fashion and if you expose yourself to the sun for too long, you could incur health complications further down the line.

However, with Wolfram you can kick back and relax. This special app can calculate how long your skin can be exposed to the sun without burning based on your skin type, location, time, and the level of Sun protection factor (SPF) you might be using. You can also compute a UV forecast for your location, along with a sun protection advisory.

Each individual user is given personalized results so it really is designed to help you. If you do get burnt or suffer extended exposure to the sun then there’s also some helpful advice in the app to help you deal with it.