The newest wine app for the iPhone, Pocket Wine, has just been released by Wine Paradigm. Pocket Wine has been designed to unlock the complex world of wine through its unique wine style definitions. This allows quick access to in-depth wine knowledge in an easy to follow format. Gaining quick access to all the major grape varieties and blends is… [Read more]App Review: Balloons! by Shiny Development
We first covered Balloons! by Shiny Development a few months ago when it was in beta testing. It’s been a while but the developer finally finished up the app and got it into the App Store just recently. Since we had the opportunity to be a beta tester we were also given a copy of the full version for review.
For those of you familiar with Distant… [Read more]App Review: FluxTunes by Quokka Studios Pty Ltd
As cell phone and iPod use in the car becomes more and more prevalent, there is heightened concern over distracted drivers causing accidents. What can you do, though? I want to listen to your iPod, but you don’t want to divide your attention between the road and the screen on your iPod. Quokka Studios has come out with an app called FluxTunes… [Read more]App Review: Golfshot: Golf GPS by Shotzoom Software
Golfshot: Golf GPS by Shotzoom Software is an amazing app for all golfers. At first I was worried about getting this app since I have an iPod Touch which doesn’t have a GPS. Now that I have the app and have tested it out, I am pleased to report that it works great on the iPod Touch, and I didn’t really miss any of the added features that the GPS… [Read more]A Tour of Parental Controls on iPhone OS 3.0
Apple’s recent release of the iPhone OS 3.0 has brought a lot of new functionality to the iPhone and iPod Touch. We now have the long awaited push notifications, the ability to search our devices, as well as copy and paste text. However, it has also brought a whole new level of worry for parents.
This new OS allows a higher degree of parental… [Read more of this review]
With Father’s Day fast approaching, I am sure there are many out there wracking their brains trying to figure out what to get for Dad. Here are a few ideas sure to please him that you can buy without ever having to leave your house.
Sportacular by Citizen Sports, Inc. (3.5 stars)
Sportacular is a free app that keeps you up to speed on the latest… [Read more]A Tour of Push Notifications Using Textfree Unlimited
The day has finally come that push notifications are available for iPhone and iPod Touch with the new firmware 3.0 update. This capability is one that many iPhone/iPod Touch users have been anticipating for some time now. It will enhance the usefulness and function of many apps. One app in particular caught my interest. So, I took a look at… [Read more of this review]App Review: Zillow Real Estate by Zillow.com
One of my favorite real estate websites, Zillow, has released their first iPhone app to the iTunes App Store. The app brings the companies trademark real estate map search and Zestimate to the palm of your hand. One thing that I love about the Zillow.com website is the ability to see homes for sale in a neighborhood laid out on a map. I also really… [Read more of this review]