Monday, January 28, 2013

Hushed app for Android lets you create disposable phone numbers

Android app offers a super-secret burner phone number

Hushed app
Article Snip: "...The new Hushed app for Android lets Android owners create disposable, fake, fully functional phone numbers usable in 40 countries on five continents...."


Google's Ingress app - if you have not entered augmented reality, you are missing out

Ingress is still the most geeky fun you’re probably not having

Ingress app
Article Snip: "...In mid-November of last year, Ingress from Niantic Labs@Google was introduced, a division that’s only produced one previous application before. When announced, the limitation of being Android-only and invite-only certainly might have been a turn off to some people, but if you received the invite, you were introduced to world that just hasn’t existed on a mobile device before. Not to this extent, at least...."


Sunday, January 27, 2013

iExaminer App - iPhone App for Retinal Images

FDA Clears iPhone App for Retinal Images

iExaminer App
Article Snip: "...An iPhone adapter with a companion app designed to make it easy to share high resolution images of the retinal nerve and fundus has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA. Welch Allyn's iExaminer Adapter connects an ophthalmoscope -- used to detect conditions like retinal detachment or glaucoma -- to an iPhone. ..."


Saturday, January 26, 2013

TurboTax SnapTax app - snap a pic of your W-2 and it does yours taxes, almost

Turbo Tax app
TurboTax SnapTax
Article Snip: "...Start your taxes with a snap! TurboTax SnapTax application lets you get your taxes done in 10 minutes. We’ll do the math and you get your biggest refund, guaranteed! IT’S SO SIMPLE: 1 - Snap a photo of your W-2 2 - Answer simple questions 3 - File with the app, or finish on the web..."


Friday, January 25, 2013

CateApp - secret txt app for cheaters

The secret txt app to help you cheat

CateAppArticle Snip: "...Unlike other apps on the market the Cate icon does not appear on the phone’s screen. No evidence of incriminating texts can be found..."


Lookout Security app - will snap photo of thief

Android app will snap photo of thief trying to unlock your device

Lookout Mobile Security App
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Article Snip: "...The next time a thief tries to break into your smartphone or tablet, you may be able to get the culprit's mugshot emailed to you. Lookout Mobile Security has updated its free Android app..."


Tuesday, January 22, 2013

500px app - still available on Android

Apple and 500px app commingle in naked controversy

500px for Android
Click for Google Play
Article Snip: "...The 500px photo app is reportedly removed from the App Store, allegedly because its photo-sharing capabilities mean that you might search for and find naked bodies..."


Monday, January 21, 2013

StealthGenie - undetectable phone monitoring and tracking at its finest


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...Want to Spy on any Phone within the Next 5 short minutes? Use the World’s Most Powerful Mobile Phone Monitoring and tracking app called StealthGenie. Undetectable monitoring of ALL the activities of any iPhone, Blackberry or Android phone. The application is super easy to install on the phone you want to monitor. It starts uploading the monitored phone's usage information and its exact location instantly...


Sunday, January 20, 2013

Android Application Development

Android Application Development All-in-One For Dummies

Android Application Development All-in-One For Dummies
Article Snip: "...As a Linux-based operating system designed for mobile devices, the Android OS allows programs to run on all Android devices and appear free in the Android Market. Whether you're a beginner programmer eager to create mobile applications or you're Android-savvy and looking to submit your apps to the Android Market, this compilation of eight minibooks takes you through the ins and outs of programming for Android phones. Java expert Barry Burd walks you through Android programming basics, shares techniques for developing great Android applications, reviews Android hardware, and much more...."

Reference: Google Play

Friday, January 18, 2013

Tinder app - new dating app becoming very popular

Normal, Non-Geeky People Are Running Rampant On A New Dating App, Tinder

Tinder dating app
Article Snip: "...Tinder is a simple dating app that anonymously finds out who likes your looks nearby. If you happen to think the other person is good looking too, it offers an intro. If not, the person never knows you weren't a fan...."


Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Crazy Blind Date app - sets you up with an instant blind date

Crazy Blind Date
Crazy Blind Date

New OkCupid App Sets People On Blind Dates

Article Snip: "...The app, Crazy Blind Date, lets you pick a time and place you'd like to go on a date, and then it comes up with a selection of four people. The twist is, however, that their images are obscured. Read more at ..."


Friday, January 11, 2013

Ingress app gamer arrested 'hacking' portal

Augmented reality gamer arrested for in-game actions

Article Snip: ", Ingress, was detained by police for his digital behavior. A player of the Ingress augmented reality game from Google’s Niantic Labs has been detained by police as a result of his actions within this smartphone application...."


Drinking Mirror app - see what drinking will make you look like

App shows what 10 years of drinking could do to your looks

Article Snip: "...The free Drinking Mirror app, for iPhone and Android devices, has users take or upload existing photos of themselves and watch their faces age over the course of 10 years based on their current rates of alcohol consumption...."


Wednesday, January 9, 2013

SoundHound app - hold it next to radio and identifies song and artist

SoundHound Reveals 2012 Most Shared Songs and Artists

SoundHound app
Article Snip: "...SoundHound app sound search and music discovery emphasizes a social music experience by enabling its users to instantly share a newly discovered song or artist with friends through social networks like Facebook and Twitter or directly via email and text message. ..."


Help, I Have The Flu app

New Facebook App ‘Help, I Have The Flu’ Finds Out Who Got You Sick

Help, I Have The Flu app
Article Snip: "...The Facebook app called “Help, I Have The Flu” includes a “Who made me sick button?” that aims to help you “find out who among your friends is responsible for your misery.”..."


Sunday, January 6, 2013

Find My iPhone app - recover your stolen or misplaced iPhone

Find My iPhone app will now steer you straight to your lost device

Find My iPhone app
Find My iPhone app (iTunes)
Article Snip: " app that locates your Apple device on a handy little map, allowing you to retrieve it with the minimum amount of anxiety. (For more security-minded users, there's also an option to scrub your personal data or lock down your phone remotely.) ..."


Saturday, January 5, 2013

iPhone thief nabbed by OKCupid dating app

Brooklyn Man Tricks iPhone Thief Using Dating App

Article Snip: "...A Brooklyn man now has his stolen iPhone back – after he tricked the thief into meeting him through his OKCupid dating app...."


Friday, January 4, 2013

Great travel apps

To Take the Hassle Out of Traveling, Pack These Apps

Article Snip: "...A number of new and established apps offer more sophisticated tools and information this year to make your travels more enjoyable, easier and safer...."


Wednesday, January 2, 2013

3D Bowling game app

3D Bowling

3D Bowling

Article Snip: "...This is the best and most realistic 3D bowling game app on the Android phones. It is the only bowling game that fully embraces the incredible 3D physics engine and effects. Be the world's best player in 3D bowling game. How many consecutive strikes can you score?..."