App Reviews for iPhone and iPad Devices

Do you crave the best iPhone apps? Check out these reviews for insight before you download. Leave a comment for apps you've tried and let us know what you think!

Shovel is Digg for the iPhone


Shovel is an app that lists the top stories from the Digg news service on your iPhone. It is run by a seperate company (not Digg itself), which makes it somewhat likely Digg will shut it down somewhere in the near future.

Read the app review ⇒

Posted 09.05.08 in | Similar iPhone apps: ,

Talking Phrasebooks make for Great Travel Companions


Buy Spanish to English Talking Phrasebook on the App Store

The Talking Phrasebooks apps from UK application developer Coolgorilla offer basic phrases and dictionaries in six languages (Spanish, French, German, Italian, Greek and Portuguese) with over 350,000 downloads so far and Spanish being the most popular language.

Read the app review ⇒

Posted 09.05.08 in , | Similar iPhone apps: ,

Interview with Tony Chen from Elite Web Central


We caught up yesterday with Tony Chen from Elite Web Central over email. Tony is the developer of Daily Wallpaper, a web application for the iPhone.
AppCraver: When did you start developing web applications for the iPhone?

Read the app review ⇒

Posted 09.04.08 in | Similar iPhone apps: ,

10 iPhone Apps I can't live without


10 iPhone Apps I can't live without

Inspired by Mike Arrington's post on Web Apps he can't live without, here is my list of iPhone apps that I use on a daily basis. This is not the same list as "best apps", it doesn't for example include games and other apps that I enjoy from time to time.

Read the app review ⇒

Posted 09.04.08 in | Similar iPhone apps: , , ,

Starmap is for Serious Stargazers Only


When I first downloaded "Starmap" from French Publisher Star-map, I was somewhat disappointed. The star charts were accurate of course, but panning around was clunky, with a low refresh rate.

Read the app review ⇒

Posted 09.04.08 in | Similar iPhone apps: , ,

"Chess" is a Great First Step


If you enjoy playing chess, you will want to pick up the $4.99 Chess App by  Swedish app developer Memention AB.  The app is a standard, play-against- the-computer chess game with 5 levels of play.

Read the app review ⇒

Posted 09.04.08 in | Similar iPhone apps: ,