Saturday, July 28, 2012

10 APPs that Make Life a Little Easier

There seems to be an App for just about everything.  We have them on our phone, tablets and laptops.  It seems with all this technology that we can find ourselves in overload or not knowing where to begin.

If you're looking for ways to get organized, shop smarter or stay in touch, here are our Top 10 FREE choices to get you started:
  • SKYPE - Free
    "Make free voice and video calls to anyone else on Skype, whether they're on an Android, iPhone,
    Mac or PC, as well as IMs to your friends and family."
  • BARCODE SCANNER - Free
    "Scan barcodes on products then look up prices and reviews.  You can also scan Data Matrix and QR Codes containing URLs, contact info, etc."
  • GARAGE SALE ROVER - Free
    "Locate local garage sales on a map.  Get the largest source of garage sales, yard sales, tag sales and estate sales anywhere!"
  • GEOQPONS - Free
    "GeoQpons delivers thousands of mobile coupons, offers & deals every day from top name brand retailers, restaurants and local businesses."  No need to print!
  • GROCERY IQ - Free
    "Build new shopping lists quickly by: saying the item name, scanning the barcode, or using predictive search."
  • NOTE EVERYTHING - Free
    "A note (notepad) application where you can create text-, voice- and paint-notes.  Your notes can be organized in folders."
  • XMAS ORGANIZER - Free
    "Xmas Organizer lets you organize all your Christmas gifts.  Keep track of your ideas and gifts.  Always be aware of your budgets!  Never forget to buy a gift for anyone!"
  • MOBILELIFE FAMILY ORGANIZER - Free
    "MobileLife Family Organizer includes a shared calendar, shopping lists, to do lists and a family journal."
  • THE WEATHER CHANNEL - Free
    "The Weather Channel provides the most accurate and relevant weather information whenever weather matters to you."
  • EXPENSE MANAGER - Free
    "Expense manager is [a] great application for managing your expenses and incomes."

What Apps do you have?  Have they helped or are they one more thing to manage?  What App, even if it is a game, are you finding yourself not being able to live without?

P.S.,  If you are a creator of an App, please let us know where to find it, how it works, how it will make our life easier or if it is a game.

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