Looking at text editors and markup editors has become almost a past-time for many iOS and Mac users. There is just something about writing and editing that brings many of us geeks to the table, with a voice. Today I’m looking at Ulysses for iPad and Mac. In short, it’s a beautifully crafted writing app for professionals and those wanting a more logical workflow to their long-form writing. (more…)
The latest installment of the very popular Toca Kitchen, simply Toca Kitchen 2, is finally here, and kids are rejoicing for sure. Toca Kitchen 2 will run $2.99 for anyone wanting to get in on the cooking fun.If you have young kids, this is an app to check out, as are all of the Toca Boca apps.
What makes Toca Boca apps so special? First, they’re clearly designed for children, with how kids play and imagine and interact in mind. Second, they charge a set fee, with no in-app purchases mucking up the experience, no ads interfering with the gameplay, and settings to turn off a few things parents might want to keep kids out of in the app itself, like saving pictures to the camera roll for example. Toca Boca apps are just fun. They’re polished. They’ve earned the trust of parents. (more…)
Keeping your passwords safe and secure in this ever insecure world is no walk in the park. And with every site requiring a different password convention, password maintenance can be a pain in the…well, you know what.
Thankfully there’s Passible Password Manager for iOS. (more…)
Have you ever just wanted to pummel the living crap out of your boss or colleagues at work? Great news, there’s a new iOS game that allows you to do just that.
From PNIX Games comes Office Rumble, a game that gives you the chance to take your evil boss to task in a way that won’t get you fired or arrested. (more…)
Looking to meet that special someone and use your mobile device to do so? If Tinder’s or Grindr’s not your thing then you must try a new offering from Apptigo: SCORE – Free Dating Matchmaker For Singles. (more…)
I like keeping tabs on lists of things. I like keeping up with what movies I want to see and what shows on TV I want to watch. In addition, I also like to share what I am watching from time to time, nothing over-reaching, just a quick tweet or post.
I’ve tried countless apps for these, from simple todo apps, Reminders apps, note taking apps, and even specialized apps for these tasks. Nothing fully worked for me. I’m still not sold 100% on any 1 app, but here are those I’m using right now. (more…)
I like using Reminders and Calendar on my devices to keep tabs on things. From appointments to grocery lists to birthday or Christmas shopping, I use these two apps a ton. There is one thing that I can’t seem to use them for and that is countdowns or time until and time since. (more…)
Who am I? is a quiz game for the iPad and iPhone. The game gives up to 5 clues for a hidden personality and the user tries to guess the answer. The quicker you can guess the answer, the higher your score will be. There are over 1,000 personalities to discover from characters, singers, actors, and more. (more…)
For a while now Toca Boca has been releasing apps for kids that just make learning and playing fun. It’s because they realize how kids play. Don’t put any limits on the creativity. And don’t try to up-sell parents with in-app purchases, pop-up ads, or banner ads. They’ve hit homerun after homerun.
With Toca Boca Nature, they’ve even outdone themselves. (more…)
Have a little monster at home? It’s time to get into the Halloween spirit with Sago Sago and the updated Sago Mini Monsters app on the iPad.
The free update lets kids add outfits and accessories to all their monster creations, feed them a variety of foods, and add colors as they see fit. It’s geared towards kids ages 2-4, but older siblings can have fun with it too. My kids and I have been creating mini monsters for the last few days and they’ve had a blast. Some things you just never out grow. (more…)