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SugarSync Update Makes Syncing Mobile Photos and Videos Easier
SugarSync, a free service that actively syncs your files across all your computers and devices, today announced a new release of its free app that makes it easier than ever to sync your mobile photos and videos from your iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch to your computers.
Money Reader App Now Available to Help Mac Users Identify Their Bills
NantWorks and IPPLEX have released their revolutionary LookTel Money Reader app for Mac computers on the Apple Mac App Store. The cutting-edge iPhone application that has helped thousands of users with visual impairments or blindness identify and count bills is now available for Mac OS computers.
Bulova Time Offers Atomic Clock With Alarm and World Time
Today, Bulova broadens its legacy of innovation with the release of Bulova Time, an alarm clock and world time iPhone application with the accuracy of the atomic clock and the simplicity of the company's first alarm clocks.
Connect an iPhone/iPad to External Sensors with HiJack and techBASIC
Now there's an easy and powerful way to connect external devices to the iPhone/iPad using techBASIC and HiJack. techBASIC is a BASIC programming language that runs right on the iPhone/iPad. HiJack is an A-D converter that plugs into the headphone jack on the same devices.
Flashlight App Achieves Milestone Sales on Black Friday
i4software® (http://www.i4software.com) today announced it has sold one million copies of its FLASHLIGHT app for iPhone 4 and iPhone 4S users. The milestone came for FLASHLIGHT ironically on Black Friday.
Cloud Wallet Secures iOS Users' Voice, Visual and Text Data
SRD Wireless Limited has launched Cloud Wallet, the world's first commercially available post-quantum encryption application using the McEliece cryptosystem. Cloud Wallet is an easy to use iPhone/iPad/iPod app which uses state of the art technology to encrypt a user's confidential text, audio and visual data, and store it securely in the cloud using Dropbox.
Pappaya Discovers Apps Based on Professional and User Reviews
According to Apple, there are over 500,000 apps in their App Store. Who in their right mind would want to sift through all of them to find the best? I'm assuming not many. That's why there are sites like the one you're reading right now to find, review and recommend the good ones.
Splashtop Launches FileHound iPhone App
Splashtop Inc., the worldwide leader in cross-device computing, today released FileHound, an app to remotely access computer files from an iPhone and iPod touch. Designed for small screens, FileHound is the easiest way to list, search and navigate documents, photos, music and videos on a computer and leverages Splashtop's award-winning remote desktop technology.
KeepTalking Technology Aims to End Dropped Calls on iPhone
"Our app makes smart decisions based on price and data connection quality. The app allows you to call any phone or PC anywhere over WiFi/3G or the cellular network using local minutes," said Andreas Bernstrom, Rebtel CEO.
Apalon's Alarm Clock Tells Time With Personality
Today Apalon releases their universal Alarm Clock for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad, the app that allows discovering a new beautiful way to tell time and show off a little bit of its owner personality.
Voice Reader Web Browser Offers Text-to-Speech in 21 Languages
The leading provider of language-technology software in Germany, Linguatec, is pleased to announce the release of their new app for iPhone and iPad: Voice Reader Web. Voice Reader Web is a universal browser for all mobile devices that implements three important additional functions: save websites for offline display, fade out images or ads, and award-winning voice output in multiple languages.
DialMyCalls Offers Free Voice Broadcasting Through Mobile Apps
DialMyCalls, the voice broadcasting service with more than 20,000 users, have launched a mobile application of the same name today for both the iOS and Android platforms. Users of their service can now download the group notification system for free directly to their mobile phones from App Store or Android Market.
Currency Banknotes Shows the Value of Money with 1000 Images of Paper Bills
Currency Banknotes can convert currencies as quickly and easily as any other conversion app in the market. The kicker though, is the app's special feature that showcases banknote images together with the conversion rates.
With Mobile Mouse Pro, iOS Devices Become a Wireless Remote for Controling Any Computer
RPA Technology today announces Mobile Mouse Pro 2.6.0 for iOS, a Lion-ready update to their best-selling Utility that transforms any iOS device into a computer remote control, complete with trackpad and air mouse.
laCarte for iPad Helps Eateries Create Digital Menus Quickly
Tapps presents laCarte, the new iPad application that brings all the benefits of a digital menu to the tablet. The application can be downloaded directly from the App Store and, once installed, is ready to use.