iPhone apps are everywhere these days and the market is currently overflowing with millions of these tiny, untouchable applications. The closest comparison I see this flood of apps is the height of the Atari 2600 era. Any game that could be developed was, the target market for games was unclear, the hype was through the roof and the market became so saturated with these games that the gaming economy was declared bust.
It's difficult to visit the office next door without apps sneaking their way into the conversation at some point, granted the neighbors run a software company but that's beside the point. Just about every company is hot on the trail to create an app for download or they are busy discussing the latest and greatest. Did we leave out the fact that everyone with an iPhone wants to show you their flatulence app, it just doesn't end?
Well, I thought is was our turn to hop on the bandwagon only because I noticed a couple of iPhone apps backed by well-designed websites. The better the sales pitch the more inclined I am to make a purchase and I'm a sucker for good design. I rounded up six of the more interesting iPhone apps that have well-designed websites backing their product with the hope that you haven't already seen these somewhere else.
Convertbot is a unit conversion robot. Convert currency, length, mass, time and much more in an exciting new way! Converting numbers will never again be a mundane task. In addition to its innovative interface, our robot is smart enough to convert to and from mixed units. Are you 5 foot 9 inches tall? Other converters require you to convert that to 5.75 ft in your head before being able to enter it. Convertbot allows mixed units like Foot + Inches, Pounds + Ounces, and more!
Whether you are trying to lose (or gain) a few pounds, tracking your weight has never been more fun. Set your goal weight, record your weight at any interval (one weight per day max), view your BMI, and see your progress on a beautiful graph. Weightbot also has a built-in secure password feature to protect your weight from prying eyes. It’s easy to use, surprisingly addicting, and designed for everyone to enjoy. Even if you are not actively dieting, you will love tracking your weight just to use Weightbot.
Keep Your Secrets: A Safe, Easy Way to Encrypt Text. Cryptography is an old science and it has been used for decades by governments and armies around the world to protect their confidential data. Nowadays, cryptography took its place in our computers, allowing ordinary users to use the most advanced algorithms to protect their private files. CRYPO-900.GX is a security tool to encrypt your sensitive data. Encrypt and decrypt any selected text with a password using the Secure Very Strong Military Grade 1280-bit Encryption Algorithm.
Quickly settle arguments over who is going to make the next round of tea.
Things is a beautifully focused and amazingly intuitive task manager. Other task managers either oversimplify or are too difficult to use. Either way, you are not getting stuff done. Things instead have the right balance between ease of use and powerful features. You can even sync wirelessly with the desktop version of Things using Wi-Fi.
Do you snore when you sleep? Do you disturb your family with your noise? Do you force your partner to sleep on the sofa? Well, so the solution is AntiSnore. Thanks to AntiSnore you can turn your iPhone into a device that acts as the appropriate stimulation you need in order to change your sleeping position and stop snoring (like most of the "snore stopper" devices that you can find out there).