Advent Apollo

Advent Apollo is a Apollo Mission themed advent calendar.

(Updated!) Review: Notifications

NOTE: (12-21-09) CONOVAE updated their. For previous purchasers of this app, if you update, you will automatically receive 20,000 notifications and as the screenshot shows below, you’ll still receive notifications even after you run out of credits!?) New users receive 100 free notifications & additional 20,000 notifications can be purchased for $0.99. We find thisContinue reading “(Updated!) Review: Notifications”

Air Video

Pros: -Great interface -Live conversion of videos -Add multiple servers -Compression settings galore -Select audio streams -Create compression presets -Conversions are very goodCons: -Remote server can be tricky to set up as Port forwarding doesn’t work on all networks -Smaller, less resourceful computers, will not be able to run the software. 4.6/5 I was quiteContinue reading “Air Video”

TiPAb Site Update

Recently the Federal Trade Commission decided to begin regulating blogging – bloggers must now disclose whether or not they have received a product they reviewed for free directly from the company; in this case receiving app promo codes. The FTC began this, because for instance […] what some consumers might not know is that manyContinue reading “TiPAb Site Update”

FoodScanner

Pros: -Utilizes Occipital’s RedLaser technology -quickly get food & nutritional info from the product’s UPC -Add items to the database -Optionally sync with DailyBurn account -Works well on both the iPhone 3GS & iPhone 2G (from what I tested) -Easy UICons: -Viewing previously scanned “today” objects, you cannot view their info. [ iTunes link] 4.3/5Continue reading “FoodScanner”

Finger Cookbook

Pros: -Badge icon appears on downloads icon to notify you of new “cookbooks” -User submitted recipes with photos -Sort recipes by different filters -Easy to use UI -Metric & English measurement conversion tables.Cons: -Occasional crash when refreshing the Downloads page. -No ingredient or step check off list. -If you press the “sleep” button on yourContinue reading “Finger Cookbook”

Penetrator

Pros: -Nice graphics -Easy to play (instructions-wise) -3D graphics -Power-ups in-gameCons: -No global scoring -A little hard to play at the beginning 2/5 This application closely represents the “helicopter” type game. Where the object of the game is to make the ship fly through the tunnel without hitting the sides or the any of theContinue reading “Penetrator”

Star Walk

Pros: -Intuitive Interface -Search for planets, constellations, etc. & view details -Current location or search for another area. -3GS users can utilize the compass/tilt feature, other users do not have access to the compass feature. -Zoom in & out, tap to select object in sky -Night view (red tint) -View the sky for a specificContinue reading “Star Walk”

Groovemaker

**Note: This review is a blanket review – having beta tested all the apps in the Groove Maker series, they all operate in the same basic way, the main difference are the sound loops. The application is a new revolutionary way of creating music and it’s going to change the way people DJ on theContinue reading “Groovemaker”

myBatteryLife

Pros: – Accurate – 6 calculations/ readings – Nice graphical battery meter Cons: – One battery color. – No UI options 4/5 myBatteryLife does exactly what it says it does- tells you your iPhone battery life based on your hardware. MyBatteryLife, I believe, is the simplest application I have seen. The app displays multiple calculationsContinue reading “myBatteryLife”

We Cheap Now: Go Go Rescue Squad, Baseball Slugger, Magnificent Gizmos, Ferrari GT: Evolution, Isotope: A Space Shooter, The Price is Right & More!

In the past 7 days numerous apps have gone on sale. We have picked quite a few apps to get you started for the weekend! Many are $0.99 for a limited time and some a little more. Grab them while you can! Go Go Rescue Squad: Join the Squad and rescue the hapless Darwins fromContinue reading “We Cheap Now: Go Go Rescue Squad, Baseball Slugger, Magnificent Gizmos, Ferrari GT: Evolution, Isotope: A Space Shooter, The Price is Right & More!”

Autostitch Panorama

Pros: -Incredibly simple to use -Don’t have to have photos in order to stitch -Add photos all in one go -Watch the building of the Panorama as it’s created -Save to photo album is quick Cons: -No advanced options -Alignment isn’t always dead on -No cropping ability -Resolution of panorama is low -Only one resolutionContinue reading “Autostitch Panorama”