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.


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

Just hold your bill in front of the built-in camera and the Money Reader app will identify the denomination. NantWorks and IPPLEX have released their revolutionary LookTel Money Reader app for Mac computers on the Apple Mac App Store.

Bulova Time Offers Atomic Clock With Alarm and World Time

Bulova Time Offers Atomic Clock With Alarm and World Time

Bulova Time, the free iPhone application with alarm and world time functionality. 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

This simple HiJack project takes input from a potentiometer and plots the result using techBASIC. Now there's an easy and powerful way to connect external devices to the iPhone/iPad using techBASIC and HiJack.

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.

Buy Rebtel: Cheap International Calls on the App Store

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

New iPhone App Brings Voice Broadcasting To Everyone 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. 

Currency Banknotes Shows the Value of Money with 1000 Images of Paper Bills

Currency Banknotes iPhone app takes currency converters to a visual level.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

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.