‘Apps’ Posts

How to Quickly Uninstall Bloatware and Toolbars on Windows

One of the biggest annoyances that comes with buying a new Windows PC or laptop is dealing with the massive amounts of useless programs installed by the manufacturer. While a few of these programs may be tied to actual functions, most are basic applications with better alternatives available for free online. And often, many are ...

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

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 ...

Ante Up With This Cool App Called Bold Poker

Have you ever thought to yourself “I don’t gamble nearly enough these days”? For all you dorm room poker fiends out there, this app brings an element of the online poker game to the real world. Each player can use an iPhone or iPad to connect to the main hub in the center which serves ...

MyScript Calculator: Solve Equations Using Your Own Handwriting

Math and I have never been particularly good friends, especially when it comes to the dreaded concept of “mental math.” Certain ostensibly simple arithmetical operations almost always have me running for a pencil and pen, even when it comes to just calculating percentages. So in this age of tablets and smartphones, it was only really ...

Three-Week “Get Stuff Done” Sale for Mac Productivity Apps Begins

Apple’s Mac App Store has begun a three-week-long sale to highlight the best productivity apps on the market. This first week will feature task and time management apps in the “prioritize” category. The featured apps are discounted from thirty to fifty percent with all varieties and levels of to-do lists, task managers, and time management ...

Google and Apple Release Best App Lists for 2012

What would the end of the year be without gratuitous lists? While many of the thousands of “Best of 2012″ articles currently flying around the internet are surely going to bore most readers out there, I’ve yet to meet a smartphone user who isn’t constantly on the browse for a new app. Unsurprisingly, Google and ...

Quickly Find Streamable Content with “Can I Stream It?”

Clearly, I’m a big proponent of streaming movies and TV shows on the web in lieu of using cable. With an HDMI cable and a laptop, your computer can act as more-than-suitable replacement for a cable box. But, the biggest downside of streaming vs. regular old television is the fact that you have to find ...