Lifestyle Apps

Life is beautiful — when you know which iphone apps to use. For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks for Best Lifestyle Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for current news and reviews of apps from the Lifestyle section of the iOS App Store.


Buy Harry's LapTimer Petrolhead on the App Store

Harrys LapTimer App for iOS Records Motorsport Tracks and Videos

Independent developer, Harry Schlangmann has released Harry's LapTimer 15.0.2, an update to his popular sports timer app for iOS devices. Harry's LapTimer transforms any iPhone into a professional GPS data recording tool and works fully automated with start and stop triggers for any race circuit worldwide.

Buy PocketPharmacist - Drug Information, Interaction Checker, and Medication Organizer on the App Store

PocketPharmacist 3.1: #1 iOS Drug App Automatically Detects Interactions

Danike is pleased to announce an update to their medical app, PocketPharmacist 3.1, for iOS. This update includes a feature called Med Check, which is an automatic review of the user's drug regimen for possible interactions, precautions, and side effects.

The Adventures of Timmy: Run, Kitty, Run Wins a Webby

2012 has been good to CB Labs, the small indie developer firm who put out their first game The Adventures of Timmy: Run, Kitty, Run last October. The firm itself is an incubation division of Crossborders, a digital content studio.

Buy Fly Plane on the App Store

iPad Release of Fly Plane lets Kids Fly with their Fingers

Independent developer, Ricky Vuckovic today is proud to announce the release of Fly Plane 1.0, his latest iPad game. Fly Plane is a quick and simple iPad kids game that lets people have fun flying around without worrying about things like stalling and crashing.

Buy HHMI Bulletin on the App Store

MEI Helps Howard Hughes Medical Institute Revamp iPad App

Managing Editor Inc. (MEI) today announced that the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) is now using Adobe Digital Publishing Suite(TM) to produce the iPad edition of its quarterly magazine, the HHMI Bulletin.

Buy High School Writing + College Prep on the App Store

Mobile Technology Improves Writing Skills Of Lower-Skilled Students

Keeping students' attention is one of the most difficult aspects of teaching. Students want to use mobile technology, and schools should use this to their advantage. Mobile technology has successfully given teachers an exciting digital tool to advance writing skills.

Buy Mr. Toast on the App Store

Mr Toast Goes Mobile

With over 3 Million YouTube views, Mr Toast is now ready to take the mobile gaming world by storm with his new game for Apple iOS devices. In the game, titled simply "Mr Toast", players take control of Mr Toast as he walks/runs through his neighborhood.

Buy Life Inventory - 12 Step Moral Inventory on the App Store

Life Inventory 2.1 - Greater Self-Understanding for All Aspects of Life

Indie developer James Hollender has just released Life Inventory 2.1, an update to his Lifestyle app that guides users in creating their own Moral Inventory, which can provide greater self-understanding of their personality, strengths, and weaknesses.

Buy Kick the Buddy: Second Kick Free on the App Store

Kick the Buddy: Second Kick Free is a Free Method of Stress Relief

The company Crustalli launches a new game, Kick the Buddy: Second Kick Free. Kick the Buddy: Second Kick Free is a free version of the original game Kick the Buddy: Second Kick, which won great popularity on the Appstore and currently has more than 2300 reviews with an overall rating 4.50.

Buy Burst! Unlocked on the App Store

WickeyWare releases Burst! Unlocked with Kiip for iOS

WickeyWare, the small indie game studio with a big hit, announced an unlocked version of the hit game Burst! During its initial release in late 2011, Burst! spent multiple weeks in the top ten of multiple iTunes charts, and currently boasts over 400,000 downloads and 120,000 players on Apple's Game Center.

Buy BlueCam PRO on the App Store

BlueCam PRO 4.0 adds zoom to video recording and up to 153x max zoom

Mother Tucker, LLC today is pleased to announce BlueCam PRO 4.0, an update to its popular camera app for iOS. Designed originally for iPhones with built-in Bluetooth support, BlueCam PRO gives users an alternative to the built-in Camera app which has remote control ability, 9x-153x zoom for photos & videos, photo & video timers, photo & video filters, auto and manual uploading to Facebook/Twitter/Flickr and many other features.

Buy Pocket Snapper - iModel and Virtual Photo Shoot on the App Store

iPhone Photo App Pocket Snapper Enhanced to Enrich User Experience

Kdan Mobile Software, a mobile software application developer, today is pleased to announce an update to enhance its iPhone photo app, Pocket Snapper - iModel and Virtual Studio. The app resembles a photo studio with real models and utilizes the gyroscope to simulate the model shooting experience.

Buy Free Graphing Calculator - PocketCAS lite (Calculus, Algebra and more!) on the App Store

EUROCOMP releases PocketCAS 3 iOS Mathematics Software - 75% discount

EUROCOMP has announced the release of version 3.0 of its award winning mathematics software PocketCAS for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. The new version is compatible with the next version of iOS and brings usability improvements as well as bug fixes.

Doodle Block from AppMoments, a Seriously Scientific Stacking Challenge

AppMoments is pleased to announce the release of a new offering that is so much more than a simple stacking game - it's a scientific struggle! Doodle Block for iPhone, available now at the App Store for $0.99, is not your typical stacking game.

Bug & Weed Identifier by Spectracide is Lawn Lover's Best Friend

Bug & Weed Identifier by Spectracide is Lawn Lover's Best Friend

As a homeowner, I can attest to the problems figuring out how to care for a fledgeling lawn and arachnid infestation after a harsh winter. And now that spring has sprung, I've turned my hours of waiting for the sun to hours of trying to become a professional green thumb and pest controller.