2 Siri Alternatives: Voice Assistant Apps for iPhone 4, 3GS and iPads

October 31, 2011 — by Farrukh Zafar3


iPhone 4S SiriWell, you might be waiting for the porting of Siri on iPhone 4 to complete and the mod to come out for public, but wait is not always fun. So we’ve found out to useful apps for you that can be used as alternatives to Siri to help you with voice-command based assistance. As we’ve said iin our earlier posts too that if you somehow manage to get Siri on your iPhone 4S, there’s not much of a reason left to buy the new 4S.


4 Awesome Halloween Apps for iPhone

October 30, 2011 — by Simon Ng0


Halloween Apps for iPhoneThis is a guest post from D Girl.

If you have an iPhone, then you understand how very much apps can do for you in terms of making your life more manageable. When it comes to holidays, iPhone apps can even be a life-saver, as there is nothing more hectic than keeping up with holiday demands on top of those pesky day-to-day responsibilities that never go away. Halloween is on its way, and app developers have been clamoring to provide you with some holiday relief. What can you expect from your friend smart phone this Halloween season? Here are five awesome Halloween apps for the iPhone:


Kaching! Australian Bank to Launch iPhone NFC Payment App

October 29, 2011 — by Seuli B.0


Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) joins the elite league of ‘first in the world’ as it launches the world’s first iPhone app that in all probability is expected to initiate the end of credit card payments effectively. This is the first time when an iPhone app will enable you to make payments through email, text message or social media accounts such as Facebook.

In short, Kaching iPhone app is the first mobile banking app to blend social, peer-to-peer and near field communications (NFC) payment technology. What sets it apart is the triple-play that promises to offer its customers with customer service and convenience through innovation and enhancement.


Got Travel Questions? Try ‘Ask a Nomad’ iPad App For Answers!

October 29, 2011 — by Gaurav Kheterpal0


Ask a NomadTill date, I’ve travelled to 15 countries across 4 continents. Being a travel addict, I make it a point to travel to at least one new destination every year. Though I strongly believe that Lonely Planet is the best travel app for the iPad, it falls short when I’m looking for some quick answers to my travel questions. I’ve often wished for a travel genie app which could answer all my questions and ‘Ask a Nomad‘ iPad app fits the bill nicely.


View Movie Trailer on iPhone with iTunes Movie Trailer App

October 24, 2011 — by Gaurav Kheterpal0


Apple iTunes Movie TrailerThere’s some good news for all movie buffs – Apple has launched the iTunes Movie Trailers app that lets viewers preview beautiful movie posters, find movies at local movie theaters, and check the schedule of upcoming releases using a built-in calendar. Though the name suggests that the app would mainly be about watching trailers, it does a lot more than that. Read on to find more about the iTunes Movie Trailers app.


9 iPhone Apps Specially for Your Kids

October 19, 2011 — by Simon Ng3


This is a guest post contributed by Sanjay Bojan.

It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men. ~Frederick Douglas.

Children are the greatest gift of God in all sense. There is nothing more divine than bringing them up with the right education and keeping them happy. There are a number of apps for your iPad / iPhone mended exclusively for your little kids. These applications can effectively enhance your child’s reasoning power and IQ level. Here are a few highly-rated applications.


Review: Facebook for iPad

October 19, 2011 — by Farrukh Zafar0


A week ago, we told you about the launch of the official Facebook app for iPad and a very brief intro to what it holds within. Today, we’re going deep into the app’s UI and mechanics and give you a complete hands-on review for what makes it a much more advanced and sophisticated Facebooking option as compared to the app for iPhone or the web app from Facebook.

Let’s dig into the app, hands-on and bring forth what it offers.