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‘Wingman’ App Gives You a Shot at Joining the Mile-High Club

‘Wingman’ App Gives You a Shot at Joining the Mile-High Club
What do you do to pass the time when you’re on a 16-hour flight? Most people sleep, while others read books or magazines. Some watch movies or TV shows, and there are those who spend their time chatting up the passenger beside them or trying to make eye contact with someone a few aisles down.

NameTag Matches People’s Faces to Their Social Media Profiles

NameTag Matches People’s Faces to Their Social Media Profiles
NameTag is a pretty cool-sounding app on paper, but it could quickly turn into the stuff of nightmares in reality. It’s essentially an app that can match people’s mugs to their social media profiles.

Bokeh: The Personal Digital Diary App

Bokeh: The Personal Digital Diary App
A lot of apps, services, and sites make it easy for people to share their thoughts, experiences, and stories with their networks and with the world. Realized something that changed your life for the better? Blog about it.

Blokify 3D Modeling App for iOS: Minecraft Without Steve

Blokify 3D Modeling App for iOS: Minecraft Without Steve
There’s already a Minecraft port for iOS devices, but a new iOS app called Blokify takes the addictive building mechanic of Mojang’s hit game and makes it much easier to get into. Blokify uses simple touch controls and easy access to different cubes, without the hassles of keeping an avatar alive.

RemoveMe Is the Easiest Way to Unsubscribe from Spammy Email Lists

RemoveMe Is the Easiest Way to Unsubscribe from Spammy Email Lists
I remember subscribing to an email list a few months ago because the site was hosting a giveaway. Normally, I don’t mind a few emails a month, especially if they’re promoting something that I’m interested in.

Social Network Cemetery? Sanctri is a Facebook App Where People Can Mourn

Social Network Cemetery? Sanctri is a Facebook App Where People Can Mourn
I’ve found out about the untimely demise of several people not through friends or family, but through Facebook. It’s odd and a bit depressing to see messages of condolences sandwiched in between selfies and links to The Oatmeal’s latest comic, but it’s happening a lot more frequently these days as more people get into social media.

Feeling Cagey? Plasters Nicolas Cage’s Mug on Random Instagram #Selfies

Feeling Cagey? Plasters Nicolas Cage’s Mug on Random Instagram #Selfies
There’s just something about Nicolas Cage that inspires people to create memes, apps, and even eyeshadows in his likeness. The latest one is called “Feeling Cagey?” and it inserts a little bit (or rather, a whole lot) of Nicolas Cage in each and every selfie it finds on Instagram.

Write and Share Five-Sentence Stories with Spine

Write and Share Five-Sentence Stories with Spine
You might not be able to write for a living for one reason or another, even if you wanted to, but that doesn’t mean you should stop writing. Let off some steam, talk about your dreams, share funny anecdotes – there are so many things you can do with words.

Anchorman 2: Scotchy Scotch Toss Mobile Game Keeps It Classy

Anchorman 2: Scotchy Scotch Toss Mobile Game Keeps It Classy
Paramount Digital Entertainment has launched the classiest mobile game ever conceived. The game is called Anchorman 2: Scotchy Scotch Toss and it’s the “greatest app n the history of western civilization.” The point of the game is to toss ice cubes into Ron’s glass of scotch.

Streaming is Coming: HBO Go App Gets Chromecast Support

Streaming is Coming: HBO Go App Gets Chromecast Support
If you are a fan of the Google Chromecast streaming appliance, you will love the news that has turned up this week. The HBO Go app has now been updated to support Chromecast streaming. That means you can watch your favorite HBO programs, like Game of Thrones, on your TV using the Chromecast device.

Find and Rent Out Parking Spots with Park Circa

Find and Rent Out Parking Spots with Park Circa
The more crowded the streets get, the harder it is to find a decent parking space. If you’ve got an extra parking spot, then you’re in a position that’s envied by most who own a car.

Griffin Moto TC Rally Proves Rubbin’ Is Racing

Griffin Moto TC Rally Proves Rubbin’ Is Racing
If you ever watched a professional automotive racing event, whether it was NASCAR or something else, you undoubtedly noticed that the cars tend to bump into each other a lot. The more the vehicles bump into each other, the more their performance is degraded.

Cover App Contextualizes Your Android Home Screen

Cover App Contextualizes Your Android Home Screen
Is your phone’s home screen getting too cluttered for your taste? You can either sort the icons into folders or get an app like Cover. Cover is especially useful if you only use some apps at certain times of the day.

Draw Your Own Superheroes Using the Marvel Creativity Studio Stylus and App

Draw Your Own Superheroes Using the Marvel Creativity Studio Stylus and App
Marvel Entertainment and Disney Consumer Products have announced they have teamed up to launch a fun new device – the Marvel Creativity Studio Stylus and app. The app and stylus are exclusively for the iPad and gives people who are fans of Marvel superheroes a place to learn how to draw, color, and animate their favorite superheroes and villains.

Goldee App Unlocks Hidden Potential of Philips Hue Bulbs

Goldee App Unlocks Hidden Potential of Philips Hue Bulbs
I really love having Philips Hue lights in my house. If I could, I’d do the whole house, but for now, I’ve only got my media room/arcade/mancave and my foyer done up with the colorful remote-controlled LED bulbs.

Buy Stuff Straight from the Pages of a Digital Magazine with ShopThis!

Buy Stuff Straight from the Pages of a Digital Magazine with ShopThis!
MasterCard has come up with a way to add more to the digital reading experience. You know how you flip through a magazine on your tablet and see something that you really like? Normally you’d take down the name of the product and then search online for buying options.