Articles and Reviews by Issen Alibris

SuperPig Saves the World From Alien Invaders

Buy Super Pig on the App StoreA super hero’s work is never done even when you’re a pig. SuperPig is a “hammy” hero with a jet pack and ammo that flies all around the world. The goal of SuperPig is simple. Protect the world from the alien invaders.

Issen Alibris rated this app 4.0/5 | Category: ,

Spice up your iPhone with Backgrounds

Buy Backgrounds on the App StoreiPhone users love to customize their phone. If you’re looking to change the wallpaper on your phone Backgrounds has you covered. Backgrounds may have you on sensory overload. There are more than 1000 different background images to choose from. All of which are beautiful high resolution images.

Issen Alibris rated this app 3.0/5 | Category: ,

Camera Suite Self-Timer Snaps Pics — Hands-Free!

What’s more fun than a self portrait? Being able to snap it yourself of course! NaughtyNuts brings their camera timer application to the App Store chalk full of features. Camera Suite (formerly NaughtyNuts Camera Self-Timer) allows you to use your iPhone to capture self portraits, group shots and more.

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CoffeeBreak Finds Caffeine for Less Than the Cost of a Cuppa Joe

CoffeeBreak AppIf you’ve ever considered running out into the street screaming because you can’t find a decent cuppa joe, you may be in for a treat. CoffeeBreak is a lifestyle application that helps you stay completely caffeinated by using the GPS or WiFi of your phone to locate your favorite java joint and tell you which ones are nearby.

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Holidays+ Displays Countdown to Special Holidays

Buy Holidays+ (was sdHolidays) on the App StoreGone are the days when you have to highlight the holidays on a desk calendar in your office or a wall calendar in your kitchen just to remember them. Holidays+ is a utility application that comes to the App Store courtesy of Schroeder Development.

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Rocket Taxi Simple to Use, But Not Exactly Rocket Speed

Rocket taxiEdovia, Inc. has just re-released their Rocket Taxi to the App Store. Rocket Taxi is a navigation app that uses GPS or WIFI to pin point your location and provide you with a list of taxi services in your area.

Issen Alibris rated this app 2.5/5 | Category:

Interview with Trip Hawkins of Digital Chocolate

Trip Hawkins, Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Hall of Famer and head of San Mateo Based Digital Chocolate, recently sat down with us to chat about the video game leader’s foray into the world of smartphones and all things iPhone.


Showtimes Upgrade Gives More... Just in Time for Holiday Viewing Season

Buy Showtimes - Local Movie Times & Tickets on the App StoreAs family and friends gather around the country this holiday season there will undoubtedly be a great deal of movie watching. Awards season after all is just on the other side of 2009. Showtimes may be just what the movie goer ordered.

Issen Alibris rated this app 4.5/5 | Category: , ,

Strategic Assault: It's a Battlefield Out There

Buy Strategic Assault on the App StoreStrategic Assault is the first RTS or real time strategy game to hit the App Store. The purpose of Strategic Assault is to destroy the enemy bases in each level. The war game begins with the player as a trainee and each time the player beats a level their rank increases.

Issen Alibris rated this app 3.5/5 | Category:

Brick Escape is Fine for Lite Entertainment

brick-escape2Independent developer, Siavash Ghamaty, brings Brick Escape to the iPhone and iPod Touch. Brick Escape resembles classic arcade games like “Labyrinth” or “Pac Man." It has very simple graphics.

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Remember the Milk is Task Management You Can Count On

Buy Remember The Milk on the App StoreiPhone users have been crying out for a decent task/calendar utility application on sites around the 'net for months. The wait might be over. The popular web-based task management program Remember the Milk is now available to iPhone and iPod Touch users.

Issen Alibris rated this app 4.5/5 | Category: ,

Cooliris Adds Tilt and Touch to 3D Web Browsing App

coolirisCooliris, may change the way you check out media and information on your iPhone. It’s a fresh and edgy application that allows users to search for news and photos on a 3D wall. It’s set up in two different tabs Discover and Search.

Issen Alibris rated this app 4.0/5 | Category:

bContacts: Not Enough Extras to Merit a High Price Tag

bContacts is an application that is supposed to help users organize business contacts and personal contacts by sorting them into groups and subgroups. Unfortunately, what sounds like a good idea in theory, falls flat.

Issen Alibris rated this app 1.0/5 | Category:

Zhiing Your Location to Anyone, Anytime

Zhiing combines the power of GPS and text messaging in an effort to bring you the ultimate location application. Zhiing allows users to send a text message or “Zhiing” from their handset or desktop computers with their exact location to someone else.

Issen Alibris rated this app 3.0/5 | Category:

Day Go by Entertainment Tosses iJuggles Nanimals to Gamers

Buy iJuggles Nanimals on the App StoreThe sky isn’t falling but the animals are. iJuggles Nanimals is a playfully addictive game that involves plenty of hand and eye coordination. iJuggles Nanimals is actually two games rolled into one, Juggle and Balloon Bounce.

Issen Alibris rated this app 3.0/5 | Category: ,

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