Do you love playing games? Do you love taking pictures? Do you wish real life was more like a game? Onefeat.com is a website and mobile app that turns real life into a game where you complete missions by taking pictures to earn points and level up. According to Onefeat:
Onefeat is a game where people complete missions by taking pictures. Select a mission from the thousands available or create one you want the whole world to achieve. Take the greatest photo ever to complete the mission. The more people like your feat, the more points you earn! Compete with the world, build your own destiny and get to the next level.
Mission categories include: Smallfeats, Explorer, Sports, Jackass, Goodlife, Cook, Artist, Myself, Party, Social, Cause, Work, Culture, Geek, Style, Family, and Lover. After reaching level 10 you can create new missions for others. There is a mobile version, and apps for Android and iPhone. Onefeat also has a blog.
Do you have trouble remembering things on occasion? Do you ever write down important bits of information like website URLs, phone numbers, or email addresses on little slips of paper to help you remember, only to lose them a short time later? Evernote.com is a website and a series of apps that let you save search-able notes about anything, and access them later on your computer, tablet, or mobile device. According to Evernote:
Our goal at Evernote is to help the world remember everything, communicate effectively and get things done. From saving thoughts and ideas to preserving experiences to working efficiently with others, Evernote’s collection of apps make it easy to stay organized and productive… Evernote is your external brain. Whenever you see, think, or experience something, throw it into Evernote and you’ll have it accessible and searchable across all the platforms and devices that you use.
For mobile devices Evernote is available for: iOS, Android, Blackberry, Windows Phone 7, and WebOS. For your computer Evernote is available for: Mac OS X, Windows, Safari, Chrome, and Firefox. You can save text, images, audio clips, files, web-pages, maps, travel documents, and more. You can also share your notes with others if you’d like. In addition to the basic addition there is also: Skitch which lets you make sketches and draw on photos, Evernote Web Clipper which makes it easy to clip and save anything found on the web, Evernote Hello which helps you remember people, Evernote Food which is made specifically for food memories, Evernote Clearly which saves things found on the web that you want to read later, and Evernote Peek which saves notes and other study material. Evernote also has a blog.
Do you find all the ads, widgets, and general clutter to be distracting when you’re trying to read articles on the interwebs? Do you sometimes stumble across great articles but don’t have time to read them right away? Readability.com is a free app for smart-phones, tablets, and web-browsers that allows you to read web articles clutter free, save them for later, and move them across different devices. According to Readability:
A Better Way to Read on the Web… Readability is a free web and mobile app with a simple purpose: to deliver a great reading experience. It turns virtually any web page into a clean, comfortable reading view. You can also sync articles for reading later as you surf around the web.
Readability is available for Android, iPhone, iPad, Kindle, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, iOS, Mac, and more. Readability also has a blog.
When you go out to dinner does it seem like your waiter always disappears when you’re ready to order or your drink needs a refill? Do you wish there was an easy way to order or get their attention? SilvrSpoon.com is a website and app that lets you order at participating restaurants using your smart-phone or mobile device. According to SilvrSpoon:
Take control of your dining experience by exploring menus and placing orders directly from your mobile device. Waitstaff are notified the moment you’ve placed an order or requested their attention. Interactive menus include photos, detailed descriptions, and more. Eliminate the need to flag down your server, or wait for a beverage refill.
The SilvrSpoon app is available for both Android and iPhone. Although entire menus are available, SilvrSpoon also give you personalized menu suggestion that keep getting better the more you use the app. SilvrSpoon keeps track of loyalty points at restaurants you frequent often, eliminating the need for punch cards. You can also use SilvrSpoon to get special promotions, give feedback, keep track of your favorite menu items, and more.
Are you looking for some new apps for your iPhone, iPad, or Android device? Do you find it difficult to navigate through the huge app markets to find exactly what you’re looking for? Appolicious.com and its sister site AndroidApps.com are websites that make it easy to find the mobile apps you need and love, with reviews, lists, articles, and much more. According to Appolicious:
Appolicious is the place to discover and share the latest and best iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, and Android apps through social recommendations as well as reviews from users and our editorial team – ten new app articles per day with two video reviews. Find, share, and review apps in categories such as Games, Education, and Travel, or browse user-created lists of apps for anything from astronomy to karaoke. Get the best app recommendations based on what apps you already own, the apps the people you follow own, and what kinds of apps you’re interested in when you join Appolicious.
Appolicious is divided into the following sections: Directory, Recommended, Build your library, News, Reviews, Lists, and Best apps. Apps can be searched for or browsed by category. Appolicious doesn’t sell apps but there are links for every app on the site.