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Ever feel like you could be getting more out of your iPhone or iPad but don’t know how? Well, our latest list includes apps that are jam packed with tips to show you hidden functions, shortcuts, battery saving secrets and more. Use these apps and you’ll become an iOS device expert in no time.  [click to continue…]

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

 

Hanukkah Countdown shows you the number of days, hours, and minutes remaining until the start of Hanukkah. Once Hanukkah starts, the app will show you which night of Hanukkah it is so you’ll always know how many candles to light. View on iTunes

 

Meteor Counter lets you be a part of NASA meteor research. Meteor Counter provides a news feed and calendar to keep you informed of upcoming showers. When you’re observing a meteor shower, tap the keys to record critical data for each meteor such as time, magnitude, latitude, and longitude, along with optional verbal annotations. All data is automatically uploaded to NASA researchers for analysis. View on iTunes

 

Wildcard Free for iPhone

December 9, 2011

Wildcard lets you add your gift-cards so you can leave your wallet at home. You can double-tap to make a purchase by scanning your card’s barcode or using the card number and PIN. You can also buy gift-cards or transfer your unused card balances to others directly from the app. 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

 

Forkly Free for iPhone

December 8, 2011

Forkly lets you discover tasty items and good restaurants by following others’ tastes. You can also share photos of your food or drink and let others know where to find it and become a top influencer. View on iTunes

 

Socialcam Video Camera lets you capture and share videos as you see it or you can add any of the 7 filter effects to add a distinct texture to your clips. You get unlimited video length and storage in the cloud so videos are viewable from any device. The app offers fast upload in the background and you get instantly notified when your friends take videos. View on iTunes

 

Shoeboxed is a receipt tracker and receipt reader. You can store and organize your receipts to save time on tax return preparation, expense reports, budgeting and bookkeeping. 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

 

Flipboard creates a personalized magazine out of everything being shared with you, from social networks to articles from your favorite publications. Fill Flipboard with blogs to publications like Rolling Stone or Vanity Fair, and use Instapaper or Read It Later to save articles to read later.  You’ll have a single place to enjoy, browse, comment on and share all the news, photos and updates that you want to read. View on iTunes

 

Dreidel HD for iPhone & iPad

December 6, 2011

Dreidel HD game follows rules similar to those any Jewish home uses throughout the world. Spin the Dreidel and see if you can win the pot of shekels. The Dreidel talks, spins with the touch of a finger and it keeps electronic score. 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

 

Pet Health for iPhone

December 6, 2011

Pet Health makes it easy to track all the medical information for your pets or animals. In the event of an emergency or a vet visit, you’ll have access to all your pet’s medical data. 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

 

TED Mobile Free for iPhone

December 5, 2011

TED Mobile is the official app of the nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading which showcases the world’s most inspired thinkers. The app lets you watch the latest TED videos from recent conferences covering technology, entertainment, design and more. You can also download videos to watch when you’re offline. View on iTunes

 

DailyModi Free for iPhone

December 5, 2011

DailyModi presents you with new sets of things from fashion, style, shopping, design & more to help you discover and rate beautiful things. As you rate each set, DailyModi will show which items your friends liked and how your tastes compare. View on iTunes