The world of apps is heralding a new age of connectivity and advancement for a whole range of different areas and the world of beer is no exception. Below are some of my favourite apps that are beer related. Have a look and let me know if I have missed any of your favourites out.

The home brewers professional assistant. It helps you with recipe development based on the characteristics you want from your beer. It also helps you to keep track of timings and additions on brew day, so that you can take a look at some of the other apps below while making sure your homebrew is progressing how you want it to.

Fizz: The Brewery Management Game
Ever thought about running your own craft brewery? Well now you can with only a £2.29 investment. You can build your own brewery from humble garage beginnings to world domination all from the comfort of your coach or while you are waiting for your mash to finish.

A social network for beer drinkers. Tag and rate the beers you are drinking and share them with your friends. The app also allows you to find nearby bars, pubs and breweries.

Craft Beer London
A craft beer guide to the pubs, breweries and shops of Britain's capital, London. It has ratings for the different venues and allows you to search from your local area.

Cask Finder
Search for bars and pubs that have all been awarded the 'Cask Marque Award' for the quality of their cask beer.