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Spoiler Shield Lets You Block Spoilers from Your Social Media Feeds

Spoiler Shield Lets You Block Spoilers from Your Social Media Feeds
If you happen to have friends who can be big blabbermouths, then you need Spoiler Shield. It’s a social media browser app that also functions as a shield of sorts.

Belkin Skorpion Charges Your Phone’s Batteries, Hunts Down Malware Too

Belkin Skorpion Charges Your Phone’s Batteries, Hunts Down Malware Too
If you think that viruses and malware only affect PCs or laptops, then think again. A lot of them are already making the rounds on mobile devices, such as your smartphones and tablets. The unfortunate thing is that most people don’t think about getting an anti-virus app for their device because they never even considered the idea and danger of mobile malware in the first place.

PhotoCard App: Design Postcards on Your Phone, Then Send Them in the Mail

PhotoCard App: Design Postcards on Your Phone, Then Send Them in the Mail
There’s just something about getting actual mail versus email. With the former, you get to touch it, manipulate it, and pin it on your wall or stick it on your fridge for good measure. With the latter, all you can do is look at it on your computer or mobile device, and print it out, if you want an actual physical copy.

Xbox One Machinima App Lets You View Help Videos While Playing: “Xbox, I Suck”

Xbox One Machinima App Lets You View Help Videos While Playing: “Xbox, I Suck”
Some older gamers complain that we’re spoiled today because of the wealth of guides, cheats and tips available online. If you’re one of those gamers, you’ll hate Machinima’s Xbox One app. The rest of you, feel free to rejoice.

Budget Management App Level Compels You Not to Spend More Than You Should

Budget Management App Level Compels You Not to Spend More Than You Should
Some people spend more than what they can actually afford. A lot of financial advisers recommend keeping a list of every purchase, so that each expenditure can be reviewed afterward. Most people start out okay but eventually forget a few days later.

Cardless Banking: Get Cash from the ATM Using Your Phone

Cardless Banking: Get Cash from the ATM Using Your Phone
A lot of things can go wrong while you’re withdrawing cash from an ATM machine. For one, you could press a wrong key while you’re entering your PIN, which means you have to start over. And while many machines have changed their card readers, your card could get stuck in some machines, which means you’ll have to call a hotline so you can get your card back.

Moves: A Standalone Activity Tracker that Really Works

Moves: A Standalone Activity Tracker that Really Works
I kind of like tracking all of my activities, especially since I tend to run alone so I need the motivation to stay on target. While apps like RunKeeper and others work well to track runs, a simple pedometer is something good to keep track of every single move you make in a day.

LoungeBuddy App Unlocks the Mystery of Airport Lounges

LoungeBuddy App Unlocks the Mystery of Airport Lounges
You don’t have to be a frequent traveler to gain access to some of the poshest airport lounges in the world. Many travelers tend to shy away from these lounges when they come across them because they assume that only frequent fliers can get in.

AppSeed Promise to Turn Your App Mock-ups into Working Prototypes

AppSeed Promise to Turn Your App Mock-ups into Working Prototypes
AppSeed is probably the handiest app you can have if you’re into creating apps. It’s an up-and-coming app that turns mock-ups and sketches of your app into a functioning prototype. But let’s backtrack a little.

TipTop Service Finds You the Best of NYC

TipTop Service Finds You the Best of NYC
I think people who live in New York City are extremely lucky, because there are so many developers out there who are setting up all sorts of apps and services targeted especially for them. One of the latest of these is TipTop.

This Web App Lets You Know That You’re the Nth User on Facebook

This Web App Lets You Know That You’re the Nth User on Facebook
When I first heard of Facebook, Friendster was still all the rage. I didn’t care much for it and only went online on Facebook because somebody gave me these virtual pets that you were supposed to take care of.

Star Wars Pinball: Balance of the Force Hits Consoles and Smartphones

Star Wars Pinball: Balance of the Force Hits Consoles and Smartphones
I can remember growing up back in the 80s, there were plenty of pinball machines in arcades alongside the video games. I was always more interested in video games, but there’s no denying that a noisy pinball machine with flippers and giant ball bearings rolling around is tons of fun.

3D Virtual Tabletop: A Pretend Map for Pretend Adventures

3D Virtual Tabletop: A Pretend Map for Pretend Adventures
It doesn’t seem like dungeon masters are going to get their hands on the Surfacescape anytime soon, but Brendon Duncan may have an affordable alternative. His 3D Virtual Tabletop app gives you access to digital maps and creature tokens on your mobile device or desktop computer through a browser.

Leftovers? There’s an App for That

Leftovers? There’s an App for That
I hate wasting food. I hate having to bring up that old “kids are starving in Africa” reasoning, but I will anyway, because it’s true. However, I don’t believe in gorging yourself with food either, just so you won’t have any leftovers.

IDNAtity Creates a Song Based on Your Genetics

IDNAtity Creates a Song Based on Your Genetics
Not everyone’s lucky enough to have a musician for a boyfriend or girlfriend. If you want a song that’s truly created for you, then you might want to check out IDNAtity.

‘Hey Girl’ Puts Ryan Gosling on Every Website

‘Hey Girl’ Puts Ryan Gosling on Every Website
Is your feed full of stupid memes you don’t care for and pictures of your friends’/relatives’/acquaintances’ babies? Are you sick of looking at selfies and random people making that annoying duck face on your Facebook feed?