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Smart Living: How To Control Your Life (Part 4: Family-Friendly Tech)

15/12/2015 10:32 GMT | Updated 04/01/2016 15:59 GMT

When each member of your family is staring at a different screen in a different corner of the house, you know that technology is getting in the way of some good old-fashioned family time.

But technology and family activities don’t have to be mutually exclusive. In fact, there are plenty of great apps out there, specifically aimed at bringing families together.

In the fourth and final episode of our Smart Living series, TV presenter Julia Bradbury reveals her favourite family-friendly apps to the Doshi family of north London - from a ‘fun generating’ game and an interactive country walk finder to the app behind the world's biggest real-life treasure hunt.


HuffPost Lifestyle and TV presenter Julia Bradbury have linked up to create the Smarter Living series to help families to live smarter and take control of their lives. Catch up in the first three episodes in the series to find out easy ways to control your household spending (without missing out on treats), how to afford a family holiday without breaking the bank and boredom-busting tips for entertaining your kids at home.