Monday, December 31, 2012

Rayman Jungle Run game app

'Rayman Jungle Run' Gets New Levels and New Playable Characters

Rayman Jungle Run
Article Snip: " auto-running version of the popular app with 40 brilliantly designed levels, each crafted with Rayman's various special abilities – like wall-jumping and helicopter floating – in mind. Rayman Jungle Run also boasted some of the nicest visuals and smoothest animation on the entire iOS platform...."


Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Snapchat app - self destructing messages

Snapchat app for disappearing messages

Snapchat app
The Snapchat app will let you send messages that will self destruct ten seconds after the intended recipient views your picture or video. That's right, now you can send that 'hot' pic to your significant other and then it will self destruct ...yes, it disappears. The app will let you know if the recipient takes a screenshot (capture) too!

Reference: Android and iPhone Apps and News

Saturday, December 22, 2012

Facebook Poke app - with disappearing messages

Facebook launches Poke app, reinventing feature

Facebook Poke
Article Snip: "...Facebook has reinvented its Poke feature with a new standalone iOS app that lets you send messages, photos and videos to your friends on the social networking service that disappear within 10 seconds of someone opening them. ..."

Reference: disappearing

Thursday, December 20, 2012

Words With Friends app

Words With Friends app

Words With Friends app
Article Snip: "...The #1 mobile word game app Words With Friends Free is now available on Android. Play Words With Friends Free, the #1 mobile word game app, with both your Android and iPhone/iPad-toting friends. Experience for yourself why millions of players are addicted to the word building, triple score seeking, ..."


Monday, December 17, 2012

Moviefone app - Movie showtimes, trailers, reviews, news

Moviefone app - Movies & Showtimes

Moviefone app
Article Snip: "...Moviefone is the best app for movie showtimes, trailers, reviews, exclusive movie clips and news. Love movies? Trying to find movie showtimes? Moviefone is for you. Find movies and showtimes near you, view movie trailers and get movie info. Ready to go to the movies? Get maps and directions to theaters across the U.S (tap the red location bar to change zip codes). Buy tickets to the latest flicks - just look for the red "ticket" next to the theater and purchase your tickets through Fandango without leaving the app...."


Saturday, December 15, 2012

TED app - Riveting talks by remarkable people

TED app - Riveting talks by remarkable people

TED app - Riveting talks by remarkable people
Article Snip: "...Riveting talks by remarkable people, free to the world. TED's official Android app presents talks from some of the world's most fascinating people: education radicals, tech geniuses, medical mavericks, business gurus, and music legends. Find more than 1200 TEDTalk videos and audios (with more added each week) on the official TED app -- now for tablets and smartphones. This app is made possible with the generous support of Sony...."


Action Movie FX app

Apple names 'Action Movie FX' and 'Paper' as Apps of the Year

Action Movie FX app
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Article Snip: "...Action Movie FX took top honors for the iPhone category. The app is free and lets users shoot short scenes that are then enhanced with special effects such as falling rocks and vehicles and various types of missile attacks...."


Friday, December 14, 2012

Strum app: turn status updates into music videos

Strum app turns a status update into music video

Article Snip: "...Strum. The free app for Apple iOS devices lets you shoot a 15-second status update and use their tools to vocalize your musings with a backing track, and add Instagram-like photo filters to pretty up the image. ..."


Thursday, December 13, 2012

Google Maps App for iPhone

Google Maps already No. 1 among free iPhone apps

Google Maps app
Article Snip: "...Just a few hours after its return to the App Store, Google Maps is the most popular free app in the bunch...."


Wednesday, December 12, 2012

Twitter app

Twitter rolls out image filters in app update after Instagram pulls integrated photo viewing

Article Snip: "...Twitter rolled out updates to its official iOS and Android apps on Monday, adding new image editing features including Instagram-like image filters after Instagram halted support for in-app photo viewing on Sunday. ..."


Tuesday, December 11, 2012

Ingress app: a view into the augmented reality of the resistance

The Ingress has begun

Article Snip: "...I could see a small blue flame like structure on the screen of my phone. I had been looking forward to this sight the whole day. I worked swiftly; a couple of taps on the screen and a few seconds later I had captured the first portal. I had taken my baby steps in Ingress and claimed the portal for the Resistance. None of the Enlightened were around and I hoped it would stay with us for a long time...."


Monday, December 10, 2012

Crackle app and more

Android apps you need now

Article Snip: "...All of Crackle's app content is free. Some popular movies and relatively new TV shows are available for streaming...."


Saturday, December 8, 2012

Electrical Outlet Switch App

Belkin WeMo Switch

Article Snip: "...Belkin's WeMo Switch and its companion app use your home Wi-Fi network to let you turn electronic devices on or off from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch wherever you are. ..."


Friday, December 7, 2012

IPhone App enabled Home Video Monitor

Philips In.Sight Wireless Home Monitor

Article Snip: "...Protect your home and family with monitoring from anywhere on your iPhone. With one free app, you can watch up to sixteen Philips In.Sight wireless home monitors. Place as many monitors as you like, anywhere you like...."


Thursday, December 6, 2012

Apps To Save Loads Of Money When You're Shopping For Gifts

How To Save Loads Of Money When You're Shopping For Gifts

Article Snip: "...Use these mobile apps to make sure you're getting the best possible deals while shopping for the holidays...."


Tuesday, December 4, 2012

NORAD Tracks Santa App

NORAD Santa Tracker App

Article Snip: "...he NORAD Tracks Santa App is the official mobile app of the NORAD Tracks Santa program. Watch the days countdown to Santa's flight, follow Santa's progress on December 24, play "Thin Ice" to help Santa's elves deliver presents, and learn about NORAD and its mission. Please note that the countdown in the app is NOT a countdown to December 25. It is a countdown to when the app begins tracking Santa's flight...."