Mobile commerce is set to be one of the next big technology industry trends, as consumers switch away from traditional browsing methods to shop on the go. Big brands are investing heavily in creating interesting and interactive mobile apps, but what tools should you use whilst bargain-hunting? Here are some of our favourites...
One of the most useful tools around, Barcode Scanner allows you to read reviews and compare the price of a product across different shops just by scanning its barcode. The app can also read QR codes, which often link to brand websites or online stores.
CheckoutSmart aims to make your shopping more rewarding by letting you potentially earn hundreds of pounds a year in rewards from your favourite brands. All you have to do is take a photo of your supermarket receipt from Tesco, Sainsbury's, Asda, Morrisons, Waitrose, Aldi or Lidl and upload it to CheckoutSmart, who will reward you with loyalty points or cold hard cash.