Social Networking Apps
Twitter vs. Facebook vs. Google+ vs. Instagram. The list is never ending! For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks of the Best Social Networking Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for breaking news and reviews of social media and networking applications in the App Store.
Snoop Pack for Viddy Helps Users Let Loose Their Inner Dogg
Music legend and social media trendsetter Snoop Dogg announces the launch of his Snoop Pack™ on Viddy, the leading mobile social video application. A production tool, the Snoop Pack™ was created to provide Viddy users with a one-click effects layer and soundtrack to add to self-created video shot on their iPhone, giving fans an interactive and artistic outlet to create and share their own Snoop-inspired content.
TweetCaster Supports Breast Cancer Awareness With PINK App for iPhone and Android
Leading social app company OneLouder is proud to announce its TweetCaster PINK App for iPhone and iPod touch is now available on the App Store. The Special Edition Twitter app includes all the best features from the leading TweetCaster Pro for Twitter App with a distinctive pink theme to support Breast Cancer Awareness, in partnership with the Feel Your Boobies® Foundation.
Pro-Share iPhone App Now Offers Longer Video Uploads for Facebook and Youtube
Thanks to user feedback, the active support at iapps24 has improved their Pro-Share iPhone app with the addition of new features for better app performance. The Pro-Share iPhone app, allowing users to share content from a mobile device over social media networks, has been updated with new performance enhancing features such as longer video uploads, photo editing options, and album privacy settings.
Bizzy is Perfect Mix of Yelp and Foursquare
I'm a big fan of Foursquare and while I like leaving "tips" at the places I check-in at and earning badges such as "I'm on a boat", I've always wanted more integration of a rating system for the places I've explored kind of like Yelp offers.
Fakebook for iPhone: Pranksters Use Status Updates to Fool Unsuspecting Victims
YourFav recently announced the launch of Fakebook, the ultimate Facebook pranking mobile app for iPhone or iPod touch.With Fakebook, users create a fake Facebook status update or photo submission prior to showing their victim, then fool them into thinking it was really posted to Facebook.
Tweets Get the Celebrity Treatment in Starvatar
Starvatar allows the user to experience the top tweeting celebrities in a totally new way. See a professionally drawn caricature of each person within a common backdrop.
Listen and see each tweet along with viewing linked images.
Messages Aloud Lets Users Listen to Facebook from Anywhere
iPhone owners can listen as their Facebook messages are read to them out loud automatically via the Messages Aloud application, created by VoiZapp, Inc. According to the developers, this is the first iOS app to bring optimized state of the art text-to-speech technology to Facebook messages on all iOS devices.
KissOnTheFly 1.7 and Kik Messenger together to delivery Virtual Kisses
Simiula has announced KissOnTheFly 1.7, your "messenger of love". The iPhone is known to be a versatile device and Apps demonstrate that everything is possible. This app fall in this category to use the device in an unthinkable way: The KissOnTheFly app send animated virtual kisses (postcards), but to actually send the message you have to blow over the iPhone!
Bro Lifelife App Partners With How I Met Your Mother Fan Page for Contest
Want a wingman in your pocket? “There's an app for that.” Bro Lifeline is loaded with fake background sounds, pick-up lines, pep talks, and excuses that are all designed to help guys out.
Genesix Launches Jumvo - A Voice-Based Group Messaging Service for iOS
Genesix announces today the launch of Jumvo, a free voice-based group messaging service for iPhone and iPod touch. Revolutionizing the growing group-messaging trend, Jumvo brings the personality and nuance of voice to the convenience of texting with its unprecedented functionality and Facebook integration.
Publishers of iStoryTime Receives $2m Series A Investment
iStoryTime, the largest library of mobile children's book Apps, today is pleased to announce a $2 million Series A investment. The investment will allow the company to quickly expand their domestic and international library of more than 100 books in 80 countries.
BitFlix: Location-Aware iPhone App Allows Users to Share Video Over Social Networks
BitFlx, Inc., today announced its new location-aware, iPhone social video application that enables users to create and share real-time video connections with other users in their vicinity.
TrackRoom Updates Impromptu Party Planning
SYSVISION today is pleased to introduce TrackRoom 1.0 and TrackRoom 1.0 Lite, which lets you temporarily track the position of selected smartphone users in your contacts, so you can always find your friends and family members in crowded locations or large groups.
Tweet Hunt Classic Lets Users Shoot Down Angry Blurbs for Free
Independent developer Jared Kroff is pleased to announce the availability of Tweet Hunt: Classic, a free "lite" version of the popular game Tweet Hunt. The developer also announced an update to the paid game during its prime placement on the New and Noteworthy section of the App Store.
BlogHer Attendees Get Text Ed Classes from LG Mobile
LG Text Ed was in session this weekend at BlogHer '11, the world's largest conference for women in social media, which was held on Aug. 46 in San Diego. At the LG Lounge, attendees learned about the LG Text Ed program, a comprehensive educational campaign that addresses teen mobile phone misuse and provides parents with valuable resources so they can teach responsible phone use to their children.