app review

Polamatic: Shake It Like a Polaroid Picture [Review]

Pictures taken in Polamatic ooze nostalgia as they mimic the look of ones taken on a Polaroid camera. When I saw my pictures "develop" I was reminded of all those times I watched a real Polaroid picture slowly appear in my hand. There are a lot of borders and filters to choose from Polamatic is...

AMA: Read Reddit AMAs on Your iPhone [Review]

Reddit AMAs (Ask Me Anything) have been growing in popularity since they started in May 2009. The AMA app allows you to follow an AMA or read thru a previous one on your iPhone. Every AMA is available Every AMA is available for you to read and also participate in the ongoing ones. However, you need...

Checking out Instagram’s HyperLapse to Make Time-Lapse Videos

Have you ever filmed something and while watching the video playback said "this isn't going by fast enough"? Well with Hyperlapse you'll be able to speed up your videos. Film, set speed, then share Hyperlapse is a time-lapse video maker developed by Instagram. You have to take the video using Hyperlapse and then you can...

Hanx Writer iPad App by Tom Hanks: Nostalgic and Fun [Review]

When I first saw Hanx Writer, a word processing app that looks and sounds like a typewriter, I thought it was a nostalgic gimmick. After much use, I still think it's a nostalgic gimmick, albeit a fun and useful one. As you may have already read, Tom Hanks, a typewriter aficionado, collaborated with Hitcents to...

Overcast: A Great Alternative to the Podcasts iOS App [Review]

If you love listening to podcasts on your iPhone, but have grown tired and frustrated (like myself) over Apple's Podcasts iOS app, then Overcast may be the podcast player you're looking for. It's free to download and works great. Like Apple's Podcasts, Overcast has a simple interface You can start subscribing to podcasts or adding individual...

Monty Python’s The Ministry of Silly Walks [Review]

Monty Python's The Ministry of Silly Walks is a silly endless runner with nothing exceptional to make it standout from the crowd, not even a Spanish Inquisition. Although, one thing it is does have is challenge, because as the speed of the silly walk ramps up to a silly sprint, dodging obstacles takes impeccable timing....

Chaticle : Chat About Interesting Articles with Friends [Review]

Chaticle is a social medium and news aggregator that's designed to let friends chat about articles. But with a Facebook account being required to start chatting, this question must be asked - does Chaticle make chatting about articles easier than Facebook does? Articles look good, but the app itself, not so much First, a brief...

Reuters Sports Reel: Live Sports Highlights In Pictures [Review]

Reuters Sports Reel sends you photos as they are taken from some of the biggest sporting events captured by some of the world's most impressive photographers. This also makes it an excellent tool for keeping up with the latest scores and more, especially when it comes to the World Cup. Only 4 events are covered, but every...