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Dish Hopper DVR System Offers Basketball Fans Sweet App Updates

Dish Hopper DVR System Offers Basketball Fans Sweet App Updates
Every year at the end of March, basketball fans go crazy as the March Madness collegiate basketball tournaments kick off to find the top team in all the land. I know several people who take off the entire week just so they can sit home and watch basketball games all day.

Spread the Haterade: Hater App Lets You Share Stuff that You Hate

Spread the Haterade: Hater App Lets You Share Stuff that You Hate
There’s a long-standing request for ‘Dislike’ buttons to be added on Facebook, but I’m pretty sure that won’t ever happen unless some hackers managed to hack into the social network itself. And it’s understandable. Facebook’s stock already isn’t doing really well at this point, so just imagine the dive it would take if a ‘Dislike’ feature was somehow introduced.

Scosche controlFREQ: Smartphone Controlled Car Stereo on the Cheap

Scosche controlFREQ: Smartphone Controlled Car Stereo on the Cheap
Scosche has been making all sorts of accessories for smartphones for a while now. Their latest add-on is actually a stereo system for your car. Scosche has unveiled a new car radio called the controlFREQ that gives you complete control over the car audio system using a mobile app.

SociaLink Makes Social Network Connections a Snap

SociaLink Makes Social Network Connections a Snap
If you’ve ever met someone at a party or meeting and wanted to exchange social networking information, you know it can be kind of a pain. Sure, you can hand them a business card – even one with a QR code on it – but that exchange of info still isn’t instantaneous, and requires the other party to follow up later.

CryFace App: Turn that Smile Upside-Down

CryFace App: Turn that Smile Upside-Down
There seems to be a never-ending barrage of photo editing apps for the iPhone that will instantly transform your portraits into something else entirely different or entirely humorous. CryFace happens to fall in the latter category.

Rise Alarm Clock App: Wakes You Up, Minimally

Rise Alarm Clock App: Wakes You Up, Minimally
While some of the other apps that I’ve come across recently promise to wake you up in different ways, this one strips away all unnecessary functions and goes down to the bare essentials of what an alarm should be.

T3 Music Player for iOS: The Media Player Goes Old School

T3 Music Player for iOS: The Media Player Goes Old School
There are plenty of ways of playing music on your iPhone, but the default player lacks a few functions. This new player app was inspired by the work of legendary industrial designer Dieter Rams, blending both form and function as you rediscover your music collection.

ZenAwake iOS App Gently Wakes You from Your Slumber

ZenAwake iOS App Gently Wakes You from Your Slumber
Waking up has always been a difficult process for me, and I have to say that I haven’t found an easy way to wake up until now. The only real workaround is to get a good night’s rest.

Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock for iPhone Wakes Even the Grumpiest Sleepers

Sleep Cycle Alarm Clock for iPhone Wakes Even the Grumpiest Sleepers
I’m always looking for better ways to wake up, but other than the jarring loud alarm that wakes me up every morning, I haven’t found a decent solution to my problem. This app might do the trick.

Instashare Provides Hassle Free File Transfer Between iOS and OS X: AirDrop Extended

Instashare Provides Hassle Free File Transfer Between iOS and OS X: AirDrop Extended
A few months ago we took a look at AirBridge, a hardware add-on for iOS devices that lets you stream or transfer files to and from different devices. The Instashare app is to AirDrop what AirBridge is to AirPlay.

Autodesk 123D Creature 3D Character Design App: from Your iPad to Your Pad

Autodesk 123D Creature 3D Character Design App: from Your iPad to Your Pad
In case you’ve forgotten the power and versatility of today’s mobile devices, Autodesk’s 123D Creature app will be one hell of a reminder. The app has all you need to create your own 3D character, from building a skeleton to sculpting and painting and even ordering a 3D print of your creation.

Mailbox iPhone App: Take a Number and Get in Line

Mailbox iPhone App: Take a Number and Get in Line
The Mailbox app has finally launched on iOS, but before you start jubilating about how clean your email box will finally be, you’d better download it and start waiting, because the wait to use will be long.

PixelTone Photo Editing App Lets You Use Voice Commands: Photoshout

PixelTone Photo Editing App Lets You Use Voice Commands: Photoshout
Digital photo editing is one of the most valuable – and fun! – skills to have these days. But not all of us can easily learn the right mix of tools, filters, tweaks and whatnot to get the result we want.

TomTom Taxi iPhone App: Never Miss Hailing a Taxi Again

TomTom Taxi iPhone App: Never Miss Hailing a Taxi Again
No matter where you are, hailing a taxi isn’t always easy, and when you’re not willing or able to flash them to get them to slow down, it can be frustrating, especially in a foreign country.

Android App Turns Lamps on or off Just by Pointing Your Device at Them

Android App Turns Lamps on or off Just by Pointing Your Device at Them
Developer Mike Leslie is working on what he calls Project Rita, a device that “keeps track of all of the information that the user is personally interested in” and ultimately “present the user with the right information at the right time.”

Alt Photo Adds Effects to iPhone Pics in a Jiffy

Alt Photo Adds Effects to iPhone Pics in a Jiffy
Looking to make some stylized photos on your iPhone, but are bored with of Instagram’s effects? Well, look no further than Alt Photo, a cool little app from Alien Skin Software, the same guys behind some of the best photo effects plugins for Photoshop.