Friday, November 30, 2012

Wonder and Wander app (Winnie the Poo for iPhone)

Wonder and Wander

Article Snip: "...Wonder and Wander with Winnie the Pooh App Enter the fantastical world of the Hundred Acre Wood where Moms and their Little Ones can interact with Winnie the Pooh and his friends – creating happy fun and sharing whimsical discoveries...."


Monday, November 26, 2012

Triggertrap app for remote camera operation

Triggertrap Mobile Goes Wireless

Article Snip: "...this new Wi-Fi triggering technology enables photographers to leverage the range and speed of a Wi-fi network to control the dynamic features of the Triggertrap Mobile app wirelessly from an iOS device. ..." ...and Android


Sunday, November 25, 2012

Snapseed photo editing app - amazing

Snapseed photo editing app

Article Snip: "...Snapseed is THE ONLY APP THAT YOU’LL WANT TO USE EVERY DAY. Snapseed – brought to you by Nik Software – makes any photo extraordinary. Easily enhance your photos, add amazing effects, and share them everywhere...."


Tuesday, November 20, 2012

App for skiers and snowboarders

App will track jumps, spins on ski hill

Article Snip: "...smartphone app to count a skier or snowboarder’s jumps, spins and other hill stats, like average hang time. It works with the help of a motion sensor ..."


Related Reading:

  • Mosoro 3D-Motion Sensor: The sensor data can then be displayed numerically (amount of airtime while snowboarding), graphically (chart of how active your dog is) or rendered as a 3D model (accurately replay of a skateboard trick). Another use of 3D-Motion that current Mosoro app–developer partners
  • Monday, November 19, 2012

    DIRECTV app for Android and iPhone

    DIRECTV app for Android and iPhone

    Article Snip: "...With the FREE DIRECTV Phone App, you can watch the hottest movies and shows on your cell phone anytime, anywhere. You can also stream live TV channels anywhere inside your home network—select channels are available even outside your home network. Need to set your DVR? With the DIRECTV app, you can set it from anywhere. It's all at your fingertips. ..."


    Sunday, November 18, 2012

    Picture apps that give you unprecedented levels of creativity and control

    The best creative apps for mobile phones

    Article Snip: "...Turn dull smartphone photos into vibrant works of art with apps that give you unprecedented levels of creativity and control..."


    What does it take to be an app developer?

    What It Takes to Be an App Developer

    Article Snip: "...Hoping to come up with the next smash-hit app? If you’re starting from scratch, you’ll need a serious crash course in programming, and probably a healthy marketing budget, to even get noticed in today’s crowded app market. ..."


    Friday, November 16, 2012

    ASMALLWORLD app - Social networking / dating for the affluent only

    ASMALLWORLD app - Social networking / dating for the affluent only

    Article Snip: "...Membership to ASMALLWORLD is by invitation only, which is part of what makes this network unique, and the connections, authentic. Trusted and loyal ASW members who meet certain criteria have the privilege of inviting a limited number of their friends to the network. If you know someone with this privilege, you can ask them to invite you. If not, please be patient and continue to ask around in your own personal and professional circles...."


    Ingress app - alternate reality gaming by Google

    Inside Ingress, Google's new augmented-reality game app

    The world around you is not what it seems
    Article Snip: "...The Ingress game app takes the form of a free mobile app, now available on the Google Play store for Android devices. It is the second product from Niantic Labs, a startup accelerator within Google. Niantic is run by John Hanke, the former head of product management for Google's "Geo" division, which includes Maps, Earth and Local, among other divisions. Niantic's first project was Field Trip, an Android app for discovering the world around you. ..."


    Thursday, November 15, 2012

    NASA's NetworKing app - build a complex communications network

    NASA's NetworKing app - build a complex communications network

    Article Snip: "...As a new Network Manager, your job will be to build and upgrade a complex communications network in order to support scientific missions. Objectives Build the Near Earth Network. Enable periodic communication with satellites in low Earth orbit. Build the Space Network Deploy a constellation of geosynchronous relay satellites to support LEO missions that require continuous coverage. Build the Deep Space Network. Support interplanetary spacecraft missions with powerful antennas. Manage and Improve Your Networks Manage your network usage, deal with disasters, and research upgrades to enhance your networks' capabilities. Support NASA Missions. Advance your networks to unlock special NASA missions that show the networks in action. ..."


    Wednesday, November 14, 2012

    Barcode Scanner app for Android

    Barcode Scanner app

    Barcode Scanner app
    Android and iPhone Apps and News
    Article Snip: "...Scan barcodes on products then look up prices and reviews. You can also scan Data Matrix and QR Codes containing URLs, contact info, etc. Also share your contacts, apps, and bookmarks via QR Code. ..."


    Tuesday, November 13, 2012

    App Maker - AppMakr will let you build an iPhone app in minutes

    AppMakr will let you build an iPhone app in minutes

    Make your own iPhone App with the Free iPhone App Maker! The iPhone appmakr builds apps for free, by people like you! ...with no coding required. Then submit to the iPhone market. AppMakr enables anyone to build rich content based apps using a point and click solution. Place ads in your app, or charge for it! Share your app before you publish.


    Yapp app - make your own app with and app

    Yapp: Make Your Own iPhone and Android App With an App

    Article Snip: "...Today Yapp, an app to make apps, is coming out of that private beta stage and is available for everyone to use. And unlike some of the other app-making solutions it's really easy to use and requires little-to-no technology know-how. ..."


    Monday, November 12, 2012

    Skype app for video and voice calls

    Skype app for video and voice calls

    Article Snip: "...Make internet calls for free with Skype. Call friends and family on any phone with Pay As You Go and Pay Monthly subscriptions..."

    Reference: Skype

    Sunday, November 11, 2012

    Angry Birds Star Wars app is on fire!

    Angry Birds Star Wars tops App Store chart in 2.5 hours

    Angry Birds Star Wars
    Article Snip: "...Angry Birds Star Wars, rose to the top of Apple's U.S. app store in two and a half hours -- breaking its own records...."


    [Angry Birds Star Wars (Google Play)]      [Angry Birds Star Wars (iTunes)]

    Thursday, November 8, 2012

    Hooked app intelligently predicts best game apps for you

    How to find the right smartphone games for you

    Article Snip: "...Hooked app, which is only currently available on Android, acts as a recommendation engine, serving up not just the most popular games, but also games relevant to you. ..."


    Build an app to get rich

    Top Ranking iPhone App Could Earn $199K Per Day

    Article Snip: "...Everyone knows that a ton of money can be made by successful iOS Store Apps, but the exact amount has always been a closely guarded secret. Has always been, and still is, but Ethan Levy of game development start-up Quarter Spiral thinks he may have an answer: $..."


    Wednesday, November 7, 2012

    Where's my Droid app - receive the GPS coordinates to a phone with this app

    Where’s My Droid Helps Locate Your Android Phone Near and Far

    Article Snip: "...text your phone and instead receive the GPS coordinates and a link to Google Maps displaying the location of your phone. ..."


    Google app scanner to the rescue

    Google's Android 4.2 will scan your apps for safety

    Article Snip: "...The app scanner, which was hinted at last month, is a thin client of the Google Play store's Bouncer software, which scans every app uploaded to the official Android app store...."


    Monday, November 5, 2012

    Bit9: Many Android apps put you at risk of advanced persistent threats (APT)?

    Study finds 25 percent of Android apps to be a security risk

    Article Snip: "...Bit9—a security vendor with a focus on defending against advanced persistent threats (APT)—there is a one in four chance that downloading an Android app from the official Google Play market could put you at risk...."


    Saturday, November 3, 2012

    Philips Hue app to control home light bulbs

    Philips Hue: The Light Bulb You Can Control With Your Phone

    Article Snip: "...It is a light bulb that you can control with your iPhone, iPad, or Android phone. Yes, with an app, you can not only turn on and off the light when you are away from home, but you can also customize the color of the light...."


    Thursday, November 1, 2012

    Shatoetry app recites messages in William Shatner's voice

    William Shatner's 'Shatoetry' app recites messages in actor's voice

    Article Snip: "...The space-traveling, price negotiating actor has released his own app for the iPhone called "Shatoetry." The app lets you craft a voice message using Shatner-recorded words...."


    Reference: Los Angeles Times