Posts Tagged ‘iOS’

3 Productivity Apps for College Students

3 Productivity Apps for College Students

Being in college is the best 4 (or 5, 6, or 7) years of your life. Aside from all of the lectures, homework, papers, and exams, you meet new friends, make life-long relationships and memories that you can pass on to your children before they begin their own college careers. Unfortunately, all that stuff also ...

Google Now for the iPhone Takes on Siri

Google Now for the iPhone Takes on Siri

Google Now, the search giant’s mobile assistant, has officially made its way to the iPhone in the latest update to the Google Search app for iOS. Up until now, the feature was only available on Android devices running version 4.1 (Jelly Bean) or higher. The tool uses information gathered from your location and browsing history ...

Prepare For Spring Break Travel With The 5 Best Travel Apps

Prepare For Spring Break Travel With The 5 Best Travel Apps

Planning your Spring Break trip is essential to its success. While you might be cramming for midterms and pull all-nighters for your 12-page essays, it’s okay to do a little research for your upcoming trips when you take a coffee break. During that time, get your device connected to the Internet, and download these handy ...

Tweak Your Home Theater With The THX Tune-Up App

Tweak Your Home Theater With The THX Tune-Up App

This free app is for those of us that want a more professional look and feel to our home theater setup. With easy navigation and simple menu items, you can adjust a multitude of display options like brightness, color, contrast, and aspect ratio all from your iOS device, all through the camera lens — which is a ...

Keep Track Of Your Gadgets With HipKey

Keep Track Of Your Gadgets With HipKey

This little $90 gadget could save you hundreds of dollars in iPhone or iPad replacements — HipKey is a nifty little device that pairs with your gadgets, and lets you know when you’re drifting a little too far away from them. HipKey isn’t limited to just iDevices, in fact you can keep track of most ...

Quickly Add Bookmarklets to Safari

Quickly Add Bookmarklets to Safari

One of the more aggravating disadvantages inherent in browsing the web with Safari for iOS is the browser’s lack of support for extensions. Whereas Chrome users can utilize an extension to send links from their desktop to their phone, or save web pages with note taking apps like Evernote, iPhone and iPad users aren’t quite ...

5 Apps To Pump Up Your Next Workout

5 Apps To Pump Up Your Next Workout

Men’s Fitness Magazine’s Fit Man On Campus contest is still ‘running’. Check in with them for updates on the contest! When it comes to working out and getting fit, there are so many applications out there that you can use to aid you in your time at the gym. I want to talk about a ...

5 Essential iOS Games For Killing Time

5 Essential iOS Games For Killing Time

Whether you’re traveling cross-country, sitting around campus waiting for a class to start, or just an iOS game addict, here are 5 games you should probably be playing to kill a few hours of your day. Field Runners 2 Field Runners is a tower defence game based on the traditional style of a majority of TD games, ...

5 Ideal Mobile Apps To Help You Stay Productive

5 Ideal Mobile Apps To Help You Stay Productive

Make the most of your time with these apps Smartphone apps can be a massive drain on your wallet and time, or a powerful productivity tool; it’s all in the apps. Here are a few of the tools that can turn your smartphone into an asset, whether you’re trying to get more done at work, ...

Eight Hidden Features in iOS 5

Eight Hidden Features in iOS 5

Sure, you’ve heard about Siri and iCloud, but did you know that Apple introduced more than 200 other new features with iOS 5? Here are eight lesser known but extremely useful tips, tricks and shortcuts to help you get the most out of Apple’s newest mobile operating system.   1. In the native Weather App, tap ...