Tag : app

Yo Yo LUU, What’s Happened To Our Rewards?

5 months ago / 0 comments

Leeds University Union has come under questioning following the disappearance of YoYo Wallet payment facilities in union outlets. Yoyo Wallet, the primary rewards application used by those shopping in the union, allows users to collect points and stamps for their purchases and redeem them for food and drink. In the … Read More

The Urban Collective: Easy London Living

7 months ago / 0 comments

Moving to London after uni? Searching for accommodation can be stressful and time consuming, as the founders of a new app discovered, when it took them 75 hours to search, find and organise viewings of rental properties. However, the founders of the Urban Collective took their difficult experience renting and … Read More

Zubble: the sociable music experience

1 year ago / 0 comments

Launching earlier this year, Zubble is an app which aims to bring the music industry and the social media world together. The ideology which underpins the app is that the discovery of music should be a social activity, that users should be able share and discover the music they love … Read More

Automatic voter registration to be introduced

1 year ago / 0 comments

Leeds University Union is working towards introducing automatic voter registration for students. Leeds University Union is working in partnership with Leeds City Council to try and implement automatic voter registration for all new students by September. The NUS Society & Citizenship team has made automatic voter registration a priority, and … Read More

Moving money in/to the 21st Century: the new Peer-to-Peer payment system

2 years ago / 0 comments

Do you know PayPal’s vision when it was created? Well it was one of smiling people that split the bill after having brunch together but don’t have to squander their time looking for correct change. Well I think it is fair to assume that that has not become reality. I … Read More

University suspends digital check-in for second semester

2 years ago / 0 comments

The University of Leeds has announced in an email to all students that digital check-in will no longer be available for the second semester of the 2016-17 year. Schools will be reverting back to a paper-based system instead. The email states: ‘A decision has been made to suspend digital attendance monitoring.  Although … Read More

The Depop Christmas Edition

2 years ago / 0 comments

Do It Yourself This Christmas Christmas is coming and, like most students, you spent your monthly allowance on drinks during a night out. Now you’re completely broke and you haven’t bought anything for your ‘clothes’ friends and family. Do not worry, you don’t have to follow the trends, your can … Read More

The Depop Fix

2 years ago / 0 comments

Sarah Ashford- Brown tells you how to get your shopaholic fix – without leaving your room @itssophiexo is the perfect seller if you like extremely cheap clothes and going out. Her closet is full of great items, from Topshop to Dr Martens and if you message her, she will most probably … Read More

Students create app to vanquish revision stress

2 years ago / 0 comments

Two medical students from the University of Leeds have launched a new study platform in an effort to beat revision stress and increase memory retention by up to 80 per cent. James Gupta and Omair Vaiyani created Synap (formerly MyCQs) in October 2015 when they were looking for alternatives to … Read More