Utilities Apps

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.

Skype for iPad Still Offering Same Great Service As the Original

Skype for iPad Still Offering Same Great Service As the Original

A few years ago, I offered English lessons via Skype to anyone wanting to improve their conversational skills. I spoke to a wide range of people, including a student from Japan, a businessmen from India and a mom in Spain.

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MediaSafe Promises Secure iOS Storage for All Your Media Files

O.o Applications, an emerging mobile application and software developer, is excited to announce the launch of MediaSafe for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Created to be a powerful new media protection tool, MediaSafe gives security conscious users the power to effectively safeguard videos, photos, contact lists and personal notes kept on their mobile devices.

Track Your Sleep Cycle with HD Update to Smart Alarm Clock for iPad

Viaden Mobile, a prominent Health & Fitness app producer, today is pleased to announce the long-awaited iPad version of its hit app, Smart Alarm Clock. Buffed up with new features and boasting a totally different design, Smart Alarm Clock for iPad: sleep cycles & noise recording is not only a reliable sleep cycle tracker and alarm clock, but also the perfect nightstand companion.

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

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

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.

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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

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

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 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.