Archive for the ‘Reference’ Category

Track Your Congressmen with My Elected Officials

TweetPrice: $1.99     Score: 10/10     By M. Schusterman It’s a common complaint – wanting to be more involved in politics, but being overwhelmed with the sheer amount of (frequently biased) data available. Personally, I’ve always turned to the White House official website to read the facts of who voted for what and […]

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Terminology Fills the Reference Tool Void

TweetPrice: $.99*    Score: 9/10    By A. Papachristos Macs come equipped with a dictionary and thesaurus application directly on the dashboard, making it easy to find definitions, synonyms or antonyms as you read or write using your computer.  However, Apple seems to have forgotten to include such a convenience when designing their more portable […]

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Produce Pal is Right for the Picking!

TweetPrice: $2.99   Score: 9/10    By A. Papachristos Whether you frequent your local supermarket, the small corner store down the street, or your favorite stand at the Farmer’s Market, picking the proper produce can cause quite the predicament.  Everyone has his or her own methods of picking out the ripest melon or the freshest lettuce, but […]

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Video Manual for iPhone Has All You Need to Know

TweetPrice: $1.99   Score: 9/10    By Steve Beaudry This is an app about which I sometimes wonder why it wasn’t included out of the box. The Video Manual for iPhone by Train Simple is just that: a simple video manual. Open it up and it shows you a list of things you can do on the […]

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Get a Green Thumb with Landscaper’s Companion

TweetPrice: $9.99    Score:  9/10    By Lara Vukelich As the descendant of women with green thumbs, it is much to my chagrin that I seem to kill every flower or houseplant that has the misfortune of crossing my path. That being said, I will never stop trying to maintain a balcony garden, and Landscaper’s Companion is one […]

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Get Educated and Know Your History with American Dreams

TweetPrice: $2.99    Score: 10/10     By Aricka Flowers It’s a well-known, but embarrassing, fact that most Americans are in need of a serious crash course in national history. Thanks to a new app, iPhone users can make good use of their time waiting in lines, at bus stops or anywhere else that they have a few […]

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