From alarm clocks to flashlights, utilities are some of the most useful apps in the App Store. For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks of the Best Utilities for iPhone and iPad, or read on for breaking news and reviews of utility applications from the App Store.
Alarm clock iPhone app built upon smile detection technology
ArtyApps today is proud to announce the release of Smiley Alarm 1.0.1, their new utility app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. We all need a new way to start the day a bit more positively. And Smiley Alarm app does the job.
902it simplifies area code changes for Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island
PEI and Nova Scotia, fear 10 digit dialing no more. Shiverware is pleased to officially announce the availability of 902it on the iTunes App Store. 902it will automate the task of adding the "902" area code to all of your current 7 digit local phone numbers in your contacts list.
Kdan Celebrates PDF Readers 20 M Download; Release of Android Version
Kdan Mobile is proud to announce that its leading PDF solution, PDF Reader (Macintosh/iPhone/iPad), has recently surpassed the 20-million downloads mark, just in time for the recent release of PDF Reader for Android.
Cut Me Out pro - Chop Photos or superimpose Backgrounds
mTouchLabs today is proud to announce the release of Cut Me Out Pro 1.5, their utility app exclusively for iOS users. Have you wondered how your friends swap their faces or attached animal face?
Power APP updated their multifunctional QR Reader for iOS to V 2.6.
Power APP, today, announced an update of their multifunctional QR Reader for iOS to version 2.6. While not offering a lot of new functionality, the app was being optimized using the newest release of Xcode.
Fancy Units 1.0 - A Simple, Fast Unit and Currency Converter for iOS
Fancy Interactive Apps today is pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of Fancy Units 1.0, their new unit and currency converter for iPhone and iPod touch devices. Fancy Units offers conversion in real-time and is specifically designed to be a simple, fast, and user-friendly app for every day use.
Print, share, and convert files to PDF w/ Printer for iPhone and iPad
iApp technologies, a leading mobile application and web development studio, is excited today to announce the release of Printer for iPhone and iPad on the App Store. Compatible with the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, this versatile document conversion and wireless printing solution gives users the power to turn nearly any file type into PDF, share, and print them instantly right from their mobile device.
Prospect Training Services launch iObserve educational observation app
UK-based, Prospect Training Services (PTS) has developed iObserve, a new app that enables teachers, coaches and assessors to record audio of their students', learners' or organisations' training or assessment sessions, with instant time stamping to mark exactly when any criteria, standards, or benchmarks have been met or any key points made.
Random House Digital Releases Happy Camping
Random House Digital, today is proud to announce the release of Happy Camping, a utility app for your next outdoor adventure. Available exclusively on the App StoreSM (iPhone and iPod touch) for $0.99, Happy Camping features six useful tools to help plan and enjoy your time outside.
Windows to iPad/iPhone File Sharing just got Easy
Chris Ridings, an independent UK developer, is proud to announce the release of My Drive for iOS 1.0, a new app that makes file sharing between your iPad or iPhone and your Windows PC easy.
Voice Pop - Best iPhone Voice Recorder and Voice Changer Free App
Top Apps and Games Group Pty Ltd are delighted to announce the release of Voice Pop 1.0, their new voice utility developed for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Voice Pop allows you to transform your voice using 20 amazing sound effects and send the recording to your friends or use it as your ringtone.
Counter-surveillance iPhone app Catchr released
Catchr, the app that secretly detects intrusions. Nordlogic Software is proud to announce the release of Catchr, the first iPhone application that allows users to detect if their phone has been used by somebody else while out of sight.
Digital Scale PRO - app that turn your iPhone into real scale
Leviteo has just updated Diamond Scale app into Digital Scale PRO app - the most popular digital scale app in US App Store.
The app was reviewed by CultofMac.com and iSpazio.net, here is what they say:
"Digital Scale PRO proved to be a pleasant surprise" - iSpazio.net
"To my surprise, it's not snake oil: The scale does actually weigh things!" - CultOfMac.com
Most popular digital scale app in US App Store has just been updated!
Billy The Bill Samurai - Localized to 13 Languages & Optimized for iOS 7
Independent app developer, Mario Tan today is proud to announce an update to his bill splitting app, Billy The Bill Samurai. The app goes global with this update by adding localization support of up to 13 languages.
Units - convert yards, meters, mph, kmh etc - all with just one tap
In the sea of unit converters that exists on the App Store, "Units - convert yards, meters, mph, kmh etc" is a breath of fresh air. Its headline feature is easily the most useful addition to this niche market.