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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
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
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.
Passtouch: Password-less Web Browsing on the iPad
Passtouch, a Surf City, North Carolina start-up has just launched their first iPad app, a multi-user web browser featuring their patent pending visual sign-in system.
User Reviews Passtouch Web Browser Developer: Passtouch, LLC Price: $1.99 Download on the App Store
"Web browsers are like windows to your entire world, much of which is personal and private," explains Jason Boger, Founder and CEO of Passtouch..
Socket Mobile Releases Apple(R) iOS Certified Barcode Scanner
Socket Mobile, Inc. ( NASDAQ :SCKT), an innovative provider of mobile productivity solutions, today announced the availability of its latest Socket Bluetooth® Cordless Hand Scanner™ (CHS) Series 7, which has been certified by Apple as a "Made for iPad, iPhone, iPod" accessory.
Intermedia Launches Mobile App to Securely Manage Cloud Services
Intermedia recently launched mobile HostPilot, a mobile app for securely provisioning and managing cloud services, including hosted Exchange, online backup and mobility. The company's award-winning HostPilot® Control Panel is now available as a mobile app on Android 2.1+ and iOS version 3.0+ devices -- including iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
Rule over your iPhone with an iron fist with System Status 3.0
Jiri Techet., an innovative independent mobile application developer, has today announced the recent release of an updated version of System Status for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
Add Flair to Your Device With Pimp Your Screen
If you want fun and even outrageous images and backgrounds readily available to liven up your mobile iOS device, then Pimp Your Screen pretty much has it all. A rather nifty utility for sprucing up backgrounds, creating app shelves, and making home and lock screens with flair, Pimp Your Screen provides an easy way to customize your iPhone or iPad with various images and themes.
KipCall Connects to Your Facebook Contacts By Phone or Email
iPhone apps already access Facebook to sync profile pics and manage contact information. But KipCall offers more - the ability to make free calls to FB friends.
Speed Dial Images Helps Find Your Contacts Faster
One of the beautiful things about the iPhone is the endless utility apps that allow you to customize how you use your phone and improve ease of use. One such option specifically designed for people who actually use their phone to call people is Speed Dial Images.