You Are Browsing App Reviews From November, 2008
World Wiki Has All the Facts and Anthems Too
All geography students, fact lovers, travelers, or state department employees will love World Wiki Plus, the fact app that provides detailed demographic information on almost 250 countries around the world. Like the recently reviewed World Countries, World Wiki Plus's source for information is the CIA's world factbook as well as Wikipedia and a very clean and well-arranged interface make this app a pleasure to use.
Lemonade Stand Won't Leave You Thirsty
Should you raise the price of your glasses and drop the amount of signs, or maybe lower the cost and make more glasses? This is the simple beauty of Lemonade Stand by Maverick Software that will bring you back over and over again.
f/8 Lets You Be on the Spot and Ready to Shoot Great Photos
If you're passionate about photography and have the gear to match, then you'll find Bitwerkz's f/8 to your liking. If you don't, you won't.
f/8 is a simple app with a sophisticated purpose: It helps you calculate depth of field (DOF).
Custom Sounds of Nature: Choose How to Relax
Creating that perfect sound you desire for deep relaxation has never been easier. Custom Sounds of Nature by IPZN DEVELOPMENT (Zachary Carter) lets you choose and edit numerous relaxing audio landscapes.
iPhone Gifts for Road Warriors
Does someone on your list spend too much time in the car? These gifts can make their trip a little easier. We're not saying it's safe to play Crash Bandicoot while driving, but iPhone does have many car-friendly features. Google maps, iTunes, Bluetooth — these are all features that can be utilized to make commuting more tolerable with the right equipment.
iPhone Gifts for Media Junkies
Media junkies — whether they love movies, tv, games or music — share a couple of traits: they enjoy being on the cutting edge of technology and they have lots of gadgets. For both these reasons it can be hard to shop for these high-tech folks.
iPhone Gifts for Photographers
Geeky shutterbugs have fun finding ways to improve the iPhone's built-in camera. Whether it's going Macgyver to add a macro lens or actually opening the case to mod the iPhone for close-up photography, iPhone photogs have long sought to improve their cell phone photos.
Black Friday Deals Makes the Day Even More Grim than Usual
The only thing I can think of that would be worse than being murdered in my sleep is paying retail, which explains why I like apps that make it easy to find discounts as much as a crow likes shiny trinkets.
iPhone Gifts for Gamers
The iPhone has been a big hit in among gamers. In fact many Xbox and PlayStation games are making their way into the App Store — not to mention the many vintage arcade games that are already there!
iPhone Gifts : Essentials for New iPhone Owners
Whether you've had a smartphone before or are finally upgrading from your 1998 brick phone, the iPhone is a whole new type of cell phone. However, the basics still apply and as with any cell phone, you'll need to replace your accessories.
Autumn: Bask in the Beauty of Falling Leaves and Interact with Nature from Your Touchscreen
Autumn, a new app for iPhone and iPod touch from nodeflexion, is bringing the changing seasons to a mobile device near you. Much like Koi Pond, Autumn is an interactive app that uses the touch screen to affect the environment. Flick and swipe to swirl the leaves as they fall down the screen.
BlackFriday Steals Gives You the Best Things in Life
The best things in life are not free. Nope, the best things in life save you money. Therein lies the appeal of Mobile Simplicity's BlackFriday Steals discount shopping app.
It's a straightforward app: No fussing needed.
Thanksgiving Round-Up: Cornucopia of Turkey Day Apps
Ah, Thanksgiving! There's so much to do — chatting and eating and football and eating and mapping out the plan for Black Friday and eating. If you're looking for a seasonal diversion to fill in the gaps between meals or an escape from family togetherness, then check out our list of Thanksgiving Day apps.
Thanksgiving Feast Lite is Simple Way to Pass the Time
Thanksgiving Feast Lite is an easy to learn counting game for kids that is also mildly addictive for adults looking for a lightweight game that's easy to master.
The premise is simple: each icon has a number, touch and drag to connect the icons using the appropriate number of lines.
SPiN Makes Shape-Recognition Colorful, Addictive, and Fun
SPiN is the first App Store title by independent developer Secret Exit Ltd. and it offers addictive puzzle fun with multiple game options that provide added replay value.
SPiN's objective is simple — match the objects that appear on the screen to the silhouettes behind them.