Christmas iPhone & iPad apps

Merry Christmas! Here’s our new handpicked list of Christmas apps for 2011.
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Shopping anytime can be a lot of work but we all know holiday shopping can be especially hectic. We picked out the most useful shopping apps that will help you get organized, efficient and savvy. From having interactive maps of the mall to organize your holiday gift list to getting in-store coupons, these apps will help you save time, money and energy any time of the year.  [click to continue…]

Singing Nutcracker for iPad

December 13, 2011

Singing Nutcracker is an interactive holiday music app where you can switch between the traditional Nutcracker or Santa singing 5 preset holiday tunes. You can also record your own voice for him to sing with. The app includes many other interactive features too. View on iTunes

 

Violet’s 12 Days of Christmas is Violet’s classic holiday tale with hand-drawn illustrations and lots of interactive animations. The app also includes Read-to-Me or Read-to-Myself options. View on iTunes

 

Santa Sidekick for iPhone

December 13, 2011

Santa Sidekick helps you manage your household during Christmas time. You can create a list of your kids to track their behavior and wish lists. Kids can also exchange emails with Santa and a password protected admin section allows parents to keep track of those emails with Santa as well as their gift buying budget. View on iTunes

 

Instant Santa lets you position your camera with Santa in the frame and then take the picture anywhere you want. You can then scale, rotate and pan Santa to fit your photo. After editing, you can share via Twitter, Facebook, and eMail or save it to your camera roll. View on iTunes

 

Holiday Jokes is an app featuring jokes by comedian Tim Brennan. All jokes are read by Tim’s cousin “Elfy the elf!” You’ll get stupid jokes, funny jokes, holiday themed jokes and its fun for all ages. View on iTunes

 

Tales2Go – Happy Holidays are audio selections of 20 seasonal stories from the Tales2Go library. Great holiday stories for the entire family including A Christmas Carol, Clifford’s Christmas, The Gift of the Magi, The Great Sled Race, The Brave Tin Soldier, The Red Coat, The Story of Hanukkah, The Night Before Christmas and The Winter Cherries. View on iTunes

 

Talking Santa for iPhone

December 7, 2011

Talking Santa lets you speak into your microphone and then listen to Santa repeat your special holiday message aloud. Talking Santa also lets you create and share 3D video animation greetings and Christmas cards by MMS, email, Facebook or YouTube. View on iTunes

 

Let’s Create! Christmas lets you craft your own, beautiful Christmas items. You get different shapes, true-to-life decorations, ornaments, brushes, gorgeous graphics, charming music and more. Create and share virtual postcards with friends and family. View on iTunes

 

Cut the Rope: Holiday Gift is the free companion to the highly innovative and addictive puzzle game, Cut the Rope. This game combines outstanding physics, tricky levels, and bright colorful visuals with a special winter feel. View on iTunes

 

Gifts HD Plus for iPad

December 2, 2011

Gifts HD provides an advanced holiday gift buying tracking system. Multiple users can create profiles with their own gift list and password so you can’t see each other lists. You can add a budget for person to buy for and create a to do list to see who still needs gifts and what action needs to done such as mail or wrap. The app also includes a built-in web browser so you tap the items in your to do list and it will go search Google Products for the best prices. View on iTunes

 

NORAD Tracks Santa is the official app of the NORAD Tracks Santa program. You can watch the countdown to Santa’s flight, follow Santa’s progress on December 24th, play “Elf Toss” to help Santa’s elves deliver presents, and learn about NORAD and its mission. View on iTunes

 

X-mas Calendar 2011 for iPad

December 1, 2011

X-mas Calendar 2011 is an advent calendar for the iPad. The app includes traditional elements and modern animations. By default, it is configured so that all doors can be opened at any time but you can set it up so that no door will open prior to its date. View on iTunes

 

Office Jerk Holiday Edition is a game to help cure boredom and office frustrations during the holidays. Complete challenges to unlock new items and play the usual swipe to score game, or enjoy several mini games like “Catch the Elf” and “Dance Santa Dance!”, or shoot some stocking stuffer hoops. View on iTunes