15 Jun

Carat: Now Increase Your Battery Life Intelligently (iPhone And Android)

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Carat is an intelligent and very useful free app for iPhone and Android that will help you to improve your device battery life by providing you personalized recommendations.

“Restart Evernote” – Expected Improvement: 5 hours 40 minutes.
Kill Skype. Expected Improvement: 1 hour 30 minutes. These kind of recommendations you will receive once you install Carat.

carat app

How It Works

Just install Carat, and Carat will quietly take measurements from your device and send them to their backend servers in the cloud. Check the app after every few days, and it will suggest you what steps you need to take to use less energy. All these suggestions are provided after applying cutting-edge algorithms on the data collected from your device.

Carat does not even need to run continuously in the background as it collects the data occasionally.

The main aim of Carat is to detect energy bugs-app behavior that is consuming unnecessarily energy from devices.

Features of Carat:

– List of actions to improve your battery life.
– Exact details about the information what Carat is recording from your device.
– Reports apps that are using lots of energy & whether that is happening on other devices, too.
– Detail information about the graphs of energy use.
– J-Score information which tells you about your battery efficiency compares to other users.
– Sharing features to share your experience on all the major social networks.

Carat is developed by a team of researchers in the AMP Lab at UC Berkele.

Download the app for iPhone and Android.

 

14 Jun

UNIQLO WAKE UP – Singing Alarm Clock For iPhone And Android

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UNIQLO WAKE UP is an amazing and very innovative alarm app for iPhone and Android users to make your waking up experience very enjoyable.
The alarm music changes according to the time, weather, and day of the week and is co-written by 51st Annual Grammy nominee Cornelius (Keigo Oyamada) and Yoko Kanno, who is quite active in songwriting across a wide range of areas including video games and anime (COWBOY BEBOP, Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex, Macross).
The music is very soothing and will definitely put a smile on your face in the morning. Th vocals are available in English and Mandarin Chinese.

uniqlo-alarm app for iphone and android

The app also allows you to share a recording of your awakening details such as the weather, time, and the temperature at the time when you stopped the alarm clock on all the major social networking websites. In addition, you can also check out the wake up records of the users from around the world in the section “World Wake Up”.

Now, no more listening to the boring music in the morning as UNIQLO Wake up app will always surprise you with beautiful vocals.

Though the app takes lot of your battery power in the morning as it never allows the phone screen light to dim or turn off. But nevertheless its worth a try and I am pretty sure you will not be disappointed.

Download:
UNIQLO Wake Up iPhone App
UNIQLO Wake Up Android App

24 May

Facebook Launches Stand Alone Camera App For iPhone

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Facebook has launched a new stand-alone camera iPhone app to help its users to share photos faster & easier on the largest social network, the company announced in its blog today.

facebook camera app

Though Facebook recently bought Instagram for $1 billion, but Facebook was building its own version of stand-alone photo sharing app even before its Instagram deal.

The Facebook Camera app is mainly focused on sharing multiple photos at once from your iPhone. You can also add a caption, your location & tag friends before you share.
Facebook has also added some editing tools in the app like the ability to crop, rotate & add filters to any photo in your camera roll.

Download the Facebook Camera app here.

Last week, Facebook also launched Facebook Pages Manager app for iPhone to manage multiple pages on Facebook easily.

17 Mar

Meeps – Share Your Interests With Others [ iOS App ]

meeps

Meeps is a new iOS app where you can share and talk about your interests with others around the world.

People connect because of shared interests, not because of shared offices or high schools. Meeps allows you to find real people that share real interests, in real time.

meeps

As a user of Meeps, you can publicly share your interests & start having conversations with people having similar interests. The users with similar interests as you can be located anywhere in the world.

People can read your updates with your location and you can always connect with anyone you like.
The free app is Available for iPhone and iPod Touch. Download it here.

It’s a pretty cool application.
Do give it a try.

21 Feb

Become a Tech Startup Genius Using This App [ iOS App ]

tech startup genius

tech startup genius

If you are a new entrepreneur who has just started his company or if you are planning to start your company, then “Tech Startup Genius” is the perfect app for you to learn things by using flash cards.

Tech Startup Genius will help you to learn everything you need to know about starting a new company & being a successful entrepreneur.

The iOS app is developed by a bunch of entrepreneurs in the New York and Silicon Valley startup communities.
Tech Startup Genius is a collection of the most important people, organizations, & buzz-words that you should know about in order to survive in this world.

An alternative app title could have been: “Stuff that we wish we knew when we started our companies two years ago.”

Try the demo version of the app on their website here OR click here to download it from the App store.

03 Feb

Naukri.com launches Apps for iPhone, Blackberry & Android

naukri app

India’s number one Job portal Naukri.com launches free job search apps on mobile for all smart phone users. This includes special apps for Blackberry, iphone, and android devices & an exclusive HTML5 site.

The new app & the site is enriched with features which allow jobseekers to filter job openings by Location, Keywords, Functional Area, Experience Bracket & Minimum Expected Salary.
Also, users would be able to 5 custom job alerts on the basis of the search criterion defined by them. These job alerts are directly sent to the users’ inbox 3 times a week.

Though the apps definitely needs lot of improvement.

Download the iPhone App here.
Download the Blackberry App here.
Download the Android App here.

13 Oct

Twitter integration into iOS 5: Simple Sharing

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Twitter is now fully integrated into new Apple’s iOS 5 mobile operating system.
Now you can easily share and read tweets on your iPhone, iPod, and iPad.

Just enter your Twitter login information into device settings and you will always stay connected to your twitter account directly from iPhone apps like camera, safari, Youtube, maps, and also from third party apps.

Twitter has also launched new iPhone Twitter App which allows you to upload images directly to (pic.twitter.com) Twitter.

Download the updated iPhone Twitter App from here.

22 Aug

LinkNotify- A Better Way to Discover content on Facebook

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LinkNotify is a great website launched in February, 2011 which filter your Facebook News Feed and you can check out all the links which your friends and pages are posting without all the noise about what they are doing, eating, reading or watching on TV. It is a notification system for your facebook homepage.

linknotify newsfeed

It also sends out a regular email updating you on all the links your friends or pages are posting on their walls in newsletter style.
I believe it’s a great concept as it will help users to stay updated with current news and great content easily.
LinkNotify is content your friends think
YOU should care about.

You can also download the iPhone App here.

 

12 Aug

Facebook Messenger launched for iPhone & Android to take down BB Messenger

 

Facebook lauched new app called ‘Facebook Messenger’ in US & Australia which allows users of the social networking site to send faster messages to friends and small groups on their mobile free of cost.

The new app gives direct competition to hugely popular BlackBerry Messenger Service which allows people to send messages to friends on their mobile contacts list & even push out group messages. Initially, the Facebook Messenger App is only launched in US & Australia.

Facebook Messenger App

Facebook Messenger is a separate app from their official facebook app. Now you can messages with only one click. All the messages are delivered through notifications and texts, so all your friends will get your message right away.

facebook messenger

You can use Messenger to reach all of your friends — whether they’re on Facebook or in your phone contacts. All you have to do is type the person’s name.

The Facebook Messenger app is an extension of your Facebook messages, so all your conversations store at one place, including your texts, emails, chats and messages. You can see the full history of all your messages whether you’re on your phone or on the web.

Make plans with groups

With the help of app, you can also start group conversation and message all at once. Plus, you can also add your location so that people can easily find you on the map. You can also attach photos while sending messages.

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Blackberry Messenger is having around more than 45 million users around the world. Facebook, with more than 850 million users worldwide, will definitely steal the Instant messenger market.
Apple is also supposed to launch their instant messenger service this year.

facebook messenger

Here’s the iphone app download link.

12 Aug

GETIT launched its iPhone App for FreeAds classifieds

 

GETIT Infoservices- India’s leading classified platform connecting buyers and sellers through products and service launched its Freeads iphone Application has launched its Freeads classifieds application on iPhone allowing users to buy new or old Phones, car, computers, electronics, furniture, & other things. The additional feature regarding posting an ad or sell will be incorporated very soon. The Free iphone application can be downloaded from the iTunes store and also from Getit.in.

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getit iphone app

“We have launched Getit FREEADS iPhone App to provide a great platform for the consumers to buy, sell and also advertise their products on the move making it more simpler & easy. This app enables the users to buy & sell, anywhere and anytime.”, Sidharth Gupta, CEO of GETIT Infoservices said.

 

08 Aug

Top 6 Photography Apps for iPhone

 

Check out Top 6 Photography Apps for iPhone

1) Instagram

With more than 7 million users, Instagram is the best app available on itunes store. The photo filters available in the app transform your photos into artistic piece. You can also share your photos with your friends in a simple photo stream with friends to see – and follow your friends’ photos with the click of a single button.
Price: Free

2) FX Photo Studio

This is another great available app available on itunes store. It is a one stop destination for photography with more than 194 filters and effects in it to make your photo look truly artistic.
Price: $0.99

3) TiltShift Generator – Fake Miniature

It is an great app which allows you to apply many ToyCamera effects on your pictures: from miniature pictures to vintage styles images. This is now available for iPhone which enables you to focus in on a small area of the photograph, making the surrounding area look blurred. It supports both portrait and landscape mode and now You can control width & height ratio of Ellipse Blur by 2finger pinch.
Price: $0.99

4) Hipstamatic

It is being awarded as the Apple App of the Year 2010. It not only gives you the shooting of old school but also gives you the ability to swap lenses, film, and flash settings all with the swipe of a finger. You can also share pictures on different social networking websites from within the app.
Price: $1.99

5) Adobe Photoshop Express

The official app launched by Adobe.With Photoshop Express, you can easily enhance your photos. The basic features includes artistic filters, frames, editing, sharing and also you can access photoshop.com from the app itself.
Price: Free

6) Camera+

One-stop app to crop your photos, use amazing effects, scene modes & flash, highest quality zoom, creative borders and lots more. Camera+ will help bring artistic creativity in you, with fun, innovative and beautiful design.
Price: $1.99

Additional Awesome Photography Apps:

7) Camera Awesome: Camera Awesome takes your photos to the next awesome level by shooting really fast & taking sharper, better-exposed shots.
Price: Free

8 ) DMD Panorama: DMD Panorama is the best iPhone app to take Panorama photos.
Price: $1.99

9) PicFrame: PicFrame helps you to combine multiple photos into amazing frames and share them with your friends via social networks.
Price: $0.99

10) Cinemagram: Cinemagram helps you to create a stunning hybrid between photo & video by Animating small portions of your photo to create a magical image that’s part-photo & part-video.
Price: Free

So, Which of these apps you use for Photography?
Share your thoughts in comments.

 

06 Aug

FBI launched Mobile App to help find missing kids

 

fbi app

The U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation on Friday launched its first mobile app, “Child ID app”- an iPhone application which aims at helping parents to find missing kids.

The free FBI Child ID app provides a convenient place to electronically store photos & vital information about your child so that all the  vital information will always be in your hand if anytime your child goes missing. You can also show the photos & provide physical identifiers such as height & weight to security or police officers on the spot.

Using a special tab on the app, you can also quickly and easily e-mail the information to authorities with a few clicks. The application alsoprovides tips on keeping children safe as well as specific guidelines on what to do in those first few hours after a child goes missing.

Talking about the app, the FBI says it does not collect or store any information that users store in the app. “All the data resides solely on your smart devices unless you need to send it to authorities,” it said.

The FBI has partnered with the American Football Coaches Association to publicize the availability of the app.

Presently, the app is only available for iPhones but FBI is planning to launch it in other mobile OS platforms also in the future.