‘Apps’ Posts

Review: MirrorCase for iPhone 4/4S

Have you ever been at a concert and tried to record a clip of the band’s performance? If so, you probably know that it’s difficult to keep your eyes on both the camera and the live action at the same time. When you’re holding your phone upright against a crowd of bobbing heads and waving ...

Breathometer: A Keychain Breathalyzer for Smartphones

Breathometer: A Keychain Breathalyzer for Smartphones

A new device has been created with the hope of reducing the number of drunk drivers on the road by giving smartphone owners a simple way to check their blood alcohol content before getting behind the wheel. Breathometer is a small, keychain-ready device with a retractable 3.5mm plug for attaching to the headphone jack of ...

The 5 Best Alternatives to Stock Android Apps

Stock Android apps do their jobs, but the open platform has brought forth a variety of alternatives that offer additional functionality and customization. And with over 800,000 apps on Google Play, the official Android app marketplace, there really is an app for that and just about everything else. To help you decide from that seemingly ...

Hike The Grand Canyon With Google Street View

Google Street View has given us plenty of things to laugh, sigh, and awe at as we vicariously explore the world from our computers. We’re happy to report that Google has now gathered images from their treks off-the-beaten-path. To name one, the Grand Canyon. Google Street View is offering up a great deal on discount ...

Jump-start Your Dating Life with MoviePass

Jump-start Your Dating Life with MoviePass

For singles, Valentine’s Day is a day of reflection. It’s a day to stay indoors and enjoy yourself — just yourself. Far away from the roses, boxed chocolates, and general displays of affection, you have the freedom to do anything. But you don’t want freedom! You want to be tied down to one person (maybe ...

12 College Organizational Tips

Life can get pretty hectic at times, especially for a college student. With classes, homework outside of the classroom, sleeping, eating, family, jobs, and anything else in between, we are trying to juggle everything the only way that we know how to. Here is a compiled list of things that you can do to make ...

3 Apps To Help You Form Good Habits

College students around the nation and even the world share many common necessities when it comes to forming good habits. We feel the need to be on top of all of our priorities, including school work, health and wellness activities, social lives, and so on. The hardest part of this is actually finding the time ...

Kno Adds SUNY Press to Digital Textbook Catalog

Kno, an eTextbook retailer and education software company, has inked a deal with the State University of New York (SUNY) Press to bring thousands of the publisher’s titles to digital format. The SUNY Press partnership will allow Kno to expand its higher education catalog, particular in the areas of cultural studies, philosophy, political science, and ...

5 Fit Apps to Help Shed the Winter Weight

Somewhere near the end of winter, the majority of college students seem to notice they’ve put on a few more pounds than we had thought over the winter months. Seeing this, we head out to the fitness center to try and drop the pounds before spring break. Staying motivated to lose the weight can be ...