Articles and Reviews by Jennifer Beam



Word Absurd is an Uncommonly Good Word Search

Buy Word Absurd - Word Search Puzzle Book on the App StoreWord searches are all the more fun when you're searching for the bizarre words rather than the mundane. Word Absurd by developer new-comer Trephination Proved Worthless LLC is a collection of word searches where the hidden words are slightly more unique than the standard fare.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 4.0/5 | Category: ,


No Newbies Here — Nubi Do is Top-Notch Task Manager

Buy Nubi Do (To-Do List / Task Manager) on the App StoreThe people at Gennubi may indeed be newbies to the development of productivity apps, however with or without any previous App Store releases their debut task manager and to do list app, Nubi Do, is evidence to the contrary.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 4.5/5 | Category: ,


Structk Stands up to Hurricanes and Earthquakes, but Not the Average User

If a 2-dimensial iPhone game were based on building toys like k’nex or even tinker toys, then Structk would be the closest outcome. Essentially, Structk is a physics application that is played out as a game.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 3.0/5 | Category:


Amass Wealth and High Scores with Fortune Panda

Buy Fortune Panda on the App StoreA simple little arcade style game, Fortune Panda features a hep little panda bear wandering a beach where it's raining money. Living vicariously through Fortune Panda, you collect money in your tiny bucket while avoiding the bad stuff.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 4.0/5 | Category: ,


Don't Read too Much into The Face Reader for iPhone

Buy The Face Reader on the App StoreFacial recognition software for iPhone might seem like a stretch, but that’s what Profiler-One would have you believe is incorporated into their face reading app. The Face Reader is apparently based on research and statistical mumbo jumbo, collected over years of research on thousands of faces.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 3.0/5 | Category:


Workout and Look Wow! in 12 Weeks

Look Wow in 12 Weeks app iconIf you’re looking to make a 3-month commitment to working out and wondering if there’s an easy way to keep track of your progress, the answer is...maybe. Look Wow! In 12 Weeks is a fitness and workout app featuring a 12-week workout schedule along with fitness and nutrition tips.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 3.5/5 | Category:


Earthquake Preparedness With iPhone and Quake SOS

Though I’ve seen a pretty wide variety of iPhone apps in every category and admittedly don’t know all of them by a long shot, Quake SOS is the first app I’ve seen that is designed for use in a natural disaster emergency.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 4.0/5 | Category: , ,


Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star Preschool Storybook Piano

twinkle twinkle little star preschool storybook piano iphoneThe average iPhone user doesn’t typically get too excited over apps specifically designed for small children. Unless you’re a parent, grandparent, or preschool teacher, apps like Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star Preschool Storybook Piano are probably not on your radar.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 4.0/5 | Category: ,


iPUBQUIZ-Trivia Quiz: Pub-Style Trivia Anywhere

Buy iPUBQUIZ - Trivia Quiz on the App StoreAnyone who loves a good trivia game, especially the multiple choice restaurant and pub style trivia games that pit players against the clock as well as other players, will surely appreciate iPUBQUIZ-Triva Quiz.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 4.0/5 | Category:


Balance Forecasting Gets Upgraded With More Tools for Bill Management

Bills and Balance ForecastingA favorite personal finance app has undergone a digital makeover so that you can undergo a financial one. Originally available for download as Balance Forecasting, the new and improved Bills and Balance Forecasting w/Reminders is now free for download and use for up to six line items.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 4.5/5 | Category: ,


LoKast is Quick and Easy File Sharing and Social Networking

Buy LoKast on the App StoreFor most iPhone users the ease of social networking is a blessing and a curse (don’t get caught at work). But however you look at it, new apps that break the social boundaries are emerging all the time.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 4.5/5 | Category: ,


Get and Give Fashion Advice With Love It or Lose It

love it or lose it iphoneLove It or Lose It is a fashion iPhone app that uses social networking concepts to allow users to develop their own network of fashion critics. Users can share photos taken from the store rack, the dressing room, their own closet, or anywhere else and then upload them for feedback from their fashionista friends.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 3.5/5 | Category:


Color Puzzle 3D - It's Not Your Average Cube Puzzle

Buy Color Puzzle 3D on the App StoreColor Puzzle 3D is a three dimensional, multifacited puzzle block solved by switching and rotating the faces of cubes until all the colors are matched up together. Loosely likened to the famous Rubik's Cube, Color Puzzle 3D instead features tiles with four triangular color segments per cube face, which can be switched out with another tile anywhere on the object or rotated in position 90 degrees at a time.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 3.0/5 | Category:


Make an Anatomical Point with Muscle Trigger Points

Buy Muscle Trigger Points on the App StoreAny iPhone or iPod Touch user with an interest in the human body may find Real Bodywork’s reference app Muscle Trigger Points to be of special interest. More specifically, it is designed for those with an interest in muscle function, trigger points and pain referral.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 3.5/5 | Category:


The Impossible Game - It So Is

Buy The Impossible Game on the App StoreFinally, a game that completely lives up to its name. The Impossible Game is exactly what it sounds like. Well, OK, while "impossible" may seem like a strong word, "improbable" or "really, really hard" doesn’t have the same ring to it.

Jennifer Beam rated this app 4.5/5 | Category: ,


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