Cards are a thing of the past, in Dubai, with it moving towards being more of a ‘smart city’- apps are the thing.
Living in Dubai means having an app for anything and everything, and residents are absolutely in no position to complain?
Why? They make life easier, more accessible to all and convenient- perfect for a city that’s always up-and-running.
So keep up with the pace and download one of these apps, and upgrade your day-to-day:
You get a free drink every day when you download the app, gain access to offers from different venues AND discover new spots.
Having the app alone brings forth more benefits than simply going about your nightlife routine in its current phase.
Getting your groceries in 60 minutes or less, life has never been simpler for Dubai residents.
We should be so lucky and grateful not to have to leave our apartments or villas to get a tub of butter.
Click buttons, your grocery appears. This app is the dream.
Another reason to thank the medical heavens is for having 800Pharmacy for an app.
You order your meds, whether that be a quick Panadol fix or a cough syrup for those horrible weather changes or ordering prescription meds. This spot delivers 24 hours a day/ 7 times a week.
7. The Entertainer DXB
Anyone who lives in the UAE will know all about the ENTERTAINER brand.
The app has added serious value to UAE residents’ lives’ over the years and right now it’s got a unique deal that everyone (not just people who’ve purchased the annual package!) can make use of…
It’s the ultimate 2-for-1 – allowing residents to split the bill, save some cash and keep it moving.
Everyone’s favourite car-hailing app is the fave because it has completely replaced the process of calling a cab.
Top restaurants, table reservations, bookings, ratings, hidden gems.
This one’s For all the FOODIES- order away!
4. Dubai Police
Safety is key, hence the Dubai Police apps existence into our lives. This app gives every Dubai resident access to all of the Dubai Police’s smart services. Using it allows you to visit police stations (with accurate locations), report traffic accidents, pay your fines, find out if you’ve gotten find or sort out any other Dubai Police-related issue. All-in-one.
3. Urban Clap
Urban Clap allows you to book a service from the comfort of your own home and it ranges from getting your apartment cleaned, getting pampered at home, calling in a handyman, getting your AC fixed.
Scroll through this incredible app’s list of services to book straight from the comfort of your own hands.
Launched back in 2019, Groupon UAE has become the go-to for deals on items, spa days, Desert Safari tours, and basically anything there is to do, see and eat in the UAE. The best part about this app is that there are no loopholes, and what you see is what you get.
You no longer have to pay full price for any activity you plan to partake in the Emirate or across the country,
Ain’t that neat?
1. Dubai Now
This incredible app is the one-stop-shop for every Dubai resident because it is, quite simply, a game-changer.
Use the app to check on your visa status (YES), parking info, health help, pay for DEWA, Salik, Du, Etisalat, or on your traffic fines. The list is endless and this is just a MUST if you live here.