17 Mar

Sync Your iPhone Photos To Dropbox Automatically With Cloud Photos

cloud photos app

Cloud Photos is a new iPhone app that connects your iPhone photos directly to the cloud storage – Dropbox. The app is the first product launched by Toronto Based startup Syrp Inc., founded by two brothers Andrew & Jonathan Norris.

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cloud photos app

The functionality of Cloud Photos app is not just limited to sync your photos to Dropbox, but also provides gallery management, social sharing and professional camera functions to click a picture with the correct white balance, exposure & focus.

It only saves a thumbnail version of your photos on the iPhone, while allowing you to grab larger views & originals from the cloud saving 40X of your space of the original photos.
This gives you more space for apps & media, while making your photo library available online or offline.

The best thing about any technology start up is to keep things simple and useful. And Cloud Photos are doing exactly that.
Give it a try and let us know your thoughts in comments.

19 Feb

iPhone And The Apple Fanboy/Fangirl Syndrome ( Infographic )

The iPhone which was debuted in 2007 is the most popular smartphone till date.
Let’s take a look at the iPhone infographic from AYTM research firm for some insight into the never-ending iPhone phenomenon:

Infographic by : AYTM Market Research

17 Feb

Top 6 Web Based Photography App Like Instagram

 

The biggest drawback of the most popular photograpgy app, Instagram is that there is no Web App for this. So, if you are not an iPhone or Android user, you will not be able to use one of the best photography app ever made.
So, let’s take a look at top 6 Web Based apps which works just like Instagram:

1) Picplz: One of the best alternative of Instagram App. PicPlz helps to retouch your photo with 11 different filters.
You sign up on the website, upload a photo, choose an effect, and add caption, then you can post on different social networks.
The app is also for iPhone and Android Phones apart from Web app.

2) PicYou: Another awesome app which sometimes works better than Instagram. The app has eight great filters and it is also available on iTunes store. Just Log-in using Facebook and twitter and see how this app will turn your photos into an awesome creation. You can also use photo frame in your pictures.

3) Pixlr-O-Matic: I just love this web app. There is no need to sign up. Just upload the picture and use any of the many different filters avaiable. It is fast and very simple to use. Some effects are pretty great and better than Instagram.
Apart from web app, there is a Chrome extension , Facebook App, iPhone App, Android App and Desktop app also.

Also Check Out: Top 10 Instagram Pics – Photography Redefined

4) Rollip: Another great app with 40 different filters. And the best part is that there is no need to sign on the website. But the drawback of this site is that you need to select the filter first and then you will be asked to upload the picture.
The whole process of using different filters is time consuming.

5) InstantRetro: There is no need to sign up on this website. Just upload the picture and start using different effects.

6) SimpleRetro: The site has 12 filters to give your photos retro look. Though filters are not great as compared to Instagram but it’s still giving worth a try if you just want retro-look to your photos.

Do Read: Top 6 Photography Apps for iphone
Essential Business Apps for iPhone

14 Feb

Now Play Angry Birds on Facebook

Finally the day has arrived. One of the most famous multi-platform game, Angry Birds is now available on Facebook.

The game is as fun to play on Facebook as it was on the iPhone or Google Chrome. Now users won’t have to leave Facebook and still they can enjoy one of the most addictive game.

The game will also feature added social components with Facebook-exclusive levels.

Angry Birds has been downloaded more than 700 million times since its launch on Apple’s iOS platform in Dec., 2009.

Rovio, Game Maker of Angry Birds is worth approx. $1 billion now and is also planning to go public in 2012. And this move will certainly help their prospects with more than 800 million users on Facebook.
And it definitely could be a game changer for Facebook also like what Zynga is doing for the past few years.

Play the game here.

02 Feb

6 New iPhone Apps That Will Create Buzz In 2012

1) Pinterest: The most talked app of 2011 surely will rock in 2012 too. Pinterest is a Virtual Pinboard. It lets you organize & share all the beautiful things you find in your life. People use pinboards to plan their weddings, decorate their homes, & organize their favorite recipes. Browsing pinboards is a fun way to discover new things and get inspiration from people who share your interests.
You can also use pinterest to promote your brand. The mission statement of Pinterest is to connect everyone in the world through shared tastes & the “things” they find interesting.

2) Flipboard: The Apple’s iPad App of the year & one of TIME’s Top 50 Innovations, Flipboard creates a personalized magazine out of everything being shared with you.
You can Flip through your Facebook newsfeed, tweets from your Twitter timeline, photos from your Instagram feed & much more in a magazine format. It is a social magazine application. It is one of the best content viewing & sharing apps for the iOS.

3) Stamped: Stamped is a new way to recommend only what you like best — restaurants, movies, books, music & more. This new app helps you to find out things what your friends like.

4) Mint: Mint.com allows you to track, budget & manage your money all in one place, so you can see where you’re spending & where you can save. Open an account, add your bank, credit, loan & retirement accounts & Mint will automatically pull in and categorize your transactions. It’s safe, secure & easy to keep your personal finances organized. The app is not available in India yet.

5) Lose It: This app lets you keep track of your food, exercise, budget and calories. It a complete app to lose weight now in a planned and organized manner. This app is also not available in Indian iTunes Store.

6) Google Currents: This new app launched by Google to deliver beautiful magazine-like editions to your tablet & smartphone for high speed offline reading. It is termed as ‘Flipboard” competitor.

The app is simple and clean, a very friendly way to read your favorite blogs & news sites on your phone. As a publisher, you can also design, brand & customize your web content to publish on Google currents. Currently, the app is not available outside US.

25 Jan

Likes! App – Find Out What Your Facebook Friends Like [ iPhone, Android & Facebook ]

 

WillowTree Apps launched a new app ‘Likes!’ which takes the concept of using Facebook likes to drive recommendations for you.

Likes! app helps you to find restaurants,movies, bars, books plumbers, or just about anything else that your friends have Liked on Facebook.

likes app

After a short scan of your friends’ Facebook likes, this app gives you a sortable directory of recommendations by category & distance. And as more of your friends begin using the app, it gives you even better recommendations based on what their friend’s like.

This new app is available for Facebook, as well as the iPhone, Android, & other mobile devices. The app is receiving 5 -star ratings and very good reviews on the iTunes store.

08 Oct

AT&T gets 200,000 orders for iPhone 4S in 12 hours

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AT&T got more than 200,000 orders for Apple iPhone 4S in the first 12 hours itself and the demand is extraordinary for the new device by Apple.

AT&T, Verizon Wireless & Sprint all began taking US online orders for the iPhone 4S on Friday.

Last year, Apple sold 1.7 million iPhone 4 devices in the first three days. These time analyst expect Apple to sell about 27-28 million devices in the Oct- December period.

Experts also believe that Jobs death may give sales a bump as it is the last iPhone unveiled in the Steve Jobs lifetime.

Do Read:
Steve Jobs – An artist who changed the world
Apple iPhone 4S Specs & Features
Apple Inc co-founder and former CEO Steve Jobs died at 56
What world has to say about Steve Jobs death

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.

 

18 Jul

Essential Business Apps for iPhone

 

iphone business apps

We have prepared a list of top business apps for iphone to make your life and business transactions easy. As a diehard apple fan said “Apple iphone has completely rewrite the process of interacting with friends and customers. It has completely changed the scenario of what a phone can do. Before iphone, mobile phones are just used for sending & receiving calls and messages and multimedia purpose. But now with the help of iphone, you can really improve the efficiency of your work.” It is indeed one of the greatest inventions of 21st century. And with more than 3 lacks applications in the App store, it provides lot of options to the business users to get the best out of it.

1) Analytics App: Especially for website owners, Analytics App is a great way to access your Google Analytics data. You can create up to 50 reports which show data p to 100 rows. It also supports multiple logins and multiple accounts. So you can keep track of multiple websites in single application easily. It is available for iphone and ipad.

Price: $6.99

2) Evernote: Evernote turns the iphone and ipad into extension of your brain. It helps you to keep track of everything. From notes to ideas to snapshots to recording, put it all into Evernote and watch as it instantly synchronizes from your iphone to your Mac or windows.

Price: Free

3) Readdle Docs: It is a one stop document reader for iphone and ipod touch. You can open PDF, MS office, GIF & JPEG picture formats. You can also access your files stored at Readdle storage. You can also open websites in the build-in web browser.

Price: $4.99

4) Ego: Ego ia a all-in one app to check web statistics in Feed burner, Google analytics, Mint, Squares, vimeo, etc. It saves lot of time of visiting various websites. It is available for both iphone and ipad.

Price: $1.99

5) Abuzz- Social Media Monitoring: It is a great application to keep track of your brand reputation. Abuzz searches facebook, digg, twitter, and other websites to find out whats being said about your brand. It is a great brand monitoring application to analyse your performance and turn that into success.

Price: $4.99

6) Quick Office Pro: It is great application to view and edit documents (Office files). It also has new advanced powerpoint editor now.

Price: $14.99

7) Air Sharing: You can easily drag and drop files between iphone and your computers. You can also view different kind of files, send email attachments, zip & unzip files and download files from the web.

Price: $2.99

8 ) Dropbox: Dropbox is a free service to view & check your photos, documents, videos on the go anywhere.

Price: Free

9) Scanner Pro: It is a great app to scan multiple documents, business cards, receipts, notes, and whiteboards. With the built-in features, you can also create PDF files, upload to evernote and dropbox, protect documents with password, process image smartly and set custom page size.

Price: $6.99

10) Xpense Tracker: A great app and easy to use interface to track & manage your expensive. You can also sync all the receipts with the desktop.

Price: $4.99

11) WorldCard Mobile: It uses OCR (Optical Character Reader) technology to transfer information from the business cards to the user’s native contacts. No need to input information manually.

Price: $5.99

12) Credit Card Terminal: It is not available in India. But if you are in USA, it’s a great way to turn your iphone into a mobile card terminal & accept customer payments on the go. It’s simple and secure.

Price: Free

Suggestions are welcome regarding more good apps for entrepreneurs.