I have a confession. I have an unhealthy obsession with clock apps on my iPhone. Sure the stock Clock application offers basic functionality, but there is a vast array of great options that offer so many more features as well as gorgeous looking clock faces. We’ll look at our favorites, but with App Filter, there can be only one best alarm clock app for iPhone. See which one is used nightly in our C-Dock. Alarm Clock Pro Bringing a nice mix of usability and features would be the claim to fame for Alarm Clock Pro. The display is somewhat limiting, […]
For those unfamiliar with TED, here is a quick background. First of all, the acronym stands for Technology Entertainment Design. TED is a large set of conferences which host presenters on various topics including, Technology, Entertainment, Design, and more. More importantly, TED is a think tank. The talks performed on TED are sometimes thought provoking, sometimes inspirational, and sometimes revolutionary. iPhone and iPad apps are available for download which will give you complete access to the TED talks and content. This learning tool is a great way to expand your breadth of knowledge and learn new and almost always – […]
Graphical wire models are not just for the pros anymore. With 123D Catch, anyone with an iPad 2 and iOS 5 (or newer), can now create 3 dimensional models of anything they choose! It’s as simple as taking a series of photos from various different angles and sending them off to Autodesk’s servers to process in the Cloud. Join us for a more in depth guide of how to use the app, and review of how well it performs.
Because Wheel of Fortune has been aired for over 37 years, I am assuming everyone reading this review will have already watched or at least has some understanding of the rules. I am not going to be explaining the rules of the game during this review, but if you need that explanation, you can find it here. The game will also explain the rules along the way. The game is pretty fun and sticks close to the TV version. Read on for our full Wheel of Fortune for iPad review.
It’s no secret that the world has become an idea engine containing so many people thinking up creative ways to connect lives. Facebook does a superb job of this, and therefore they remain the most popular social network – ever. Pinterest is a fairly new, debuting for the iPhone in March 2011. Today – it has a large member network hovering around 11.7 million unique. Interestingly, in the US, 83% of those users are women. Pinterest connects people by showing them pictures of things that may interest them in a pinboard type fashion.
If you’ve come here looking for the best compass app for iPhone, you probably already know the built-in compass app isn’t all that great. It will most certainly tell you which direction you’re facing and it can switch between true north and magnetic north, but you’re not going to get much else out of it. If you’re looking for something a little more powerful, allow us to recommend Spyglass. Spyglass is of the jack-of-all-trades school of compass apps. It gives you the direction in every way it can, and it does so very, very well—assuming you have a device with […]
This is an oldie but definitely a goodie. We reviewed the IMDB (Internet Movie Database) iPhone and iPad App a few months ago , but today we’ll take you through Flixster. Flixster is a movie lover’s paradise. With The Avengers releasing this past weekend, we believe this is a perfect opportunity to give you a review of the world’s most popular app for movie reviews, trailers, and showtimes. With a 4 ½ star rating and over 1600 reviews, you can be assured this app is a good one.
If you are looking for apps that provide streaming audio, then you’ll want to include Pandora on your short list. There are a good number of very good services that come with iOS apps, so read on for our review of Pandora for iPhone and iPad. We will give pros and cons as well as give you a navigation guide on how to use the app.
This is an interesting one. This app is basically an iPad How-To guide for using the iPad. It’s somewhat of an instruction manual. Kind of like an eBook, (but in an app), Tips and Tricks – iPhone Secrets teaches the intricacies of the iPhone user interface to the general public who may not be aware of the multiple shortcuts, fun options, and simply unknown iOS features.
Craigstlist is a service which took the web by storm in 1996 when creator, Craig Newmark took his local friend distribution list of events public. In 2000 the service expanded outside of San Francisco and serves in over 50 countries today. Craigslist allows individuals and businesses alike to post all kinds of listings including classifieds, for sale, item wanted, jobs, and much more. The website employs a minimalist interface which is really just a whole group of links and a search text field. This is not ideal for use on the iPad so naturally, the apps began to roll in. […]