When systems coordinator John Gallagher tried to make the perfect Long Island Ice Tea for his wife six years ago, he thought there had to be a easier way to mix drinks accurately all the time. Now in 2013, he has developed The Barman, an elegant little box you can put your glass down on […]
Food trucks are big in Melbourne. You’ll discover food from Latin America, such as Dos Diablos Mobile Cantina and Taco Truck, to Gumbo Kitchen, a food truck serving culinary delights from New Orleans. With so many options, it’s hard to keep up where they’re located every night. Where The Truck At was set-up last year […]
Lightt is a groundbreaking new iPhone application that merges the concepts of photography and video by allowing users to capture a continuous stream of still frames and compressing them into one 10 second moment or “Highlight”. The genius of this product is that it creates a new highly versatile medium for storytelling via the extreme accessibility of the .JPG format.
Solar is a beautifully-designed weather app that was released for iOS yesterday. This app features a few simple, but useful ways to see the 24-hour and 3-day forecasts. It’s a stylish way to make sure you don’t get caught in the rain unprepared.
This is a really nice app, and a great way to get film of an event. By using the app, phones shooting video in the same location can compile all the footage from their friends to create a multi-angle edit. Smart.
If the world ever puts an end to its obesity track record, it might have zombies to thank. Zombies, Run! is an exercise app that immerses you in a simulated zombie attack via your earphones, making you run errands to pick up items for your imaginary base, plus, of course, run away from zombies. It’s […]
Homes are expensive in Singapore. So 16 or 40, Singaporean men live with their parents. Rule of the house is: No sex please, we’re Asians. So our men have to take their women to parks, staircases, empty parking lots. Not entirely romantic. With Okamoto, you can now say goodbye to bouncing cars and get it […]
WotWentWrong is a new web app that lets you solicit feedback about your dating mistakes from your ex-dates. Systematically useful for those who get dumped regularly and would like to inflict some serious damage to their self-esteem.
This is an iPhone app created by the website Ffffound. It displays inspiring images that they’ve picked daily, which vary from photos, to artwork, to stationary, and architecture. A great app to go to to get inspired.
This fascinating little app was featured on a recently re-run episode of Studio360 where contributor Eric Molinsky described using the program as an antidote for his insomnia. The app taps into CCTV cameras from around the world. I don’t have insomnia, but I would be lying if I said I didn’t have slightly voyeuristic tendencies, […]
I liked the idea of broadcastr, an app that lets you record personal stories and pin them to a particular location, letting others stumble across them as they careen through cities using their iPhones like narrative-sniffing bloodhounds.
Like It, Stamp It! This new, Instagram-style Iphone app allows you to give a ‘stamp of approval’ to the things you like and share it instantly. In doing so, it avoids the confusion you can experience with 1 to 5 star ratings, which can sometimes be hard to figure out. Brilliant!
This is a bizarre and funny musical app for the iPhone and iPad. Have you ever tried to make sounds with crystal glasses? Now you can use your phone or pad as a crazy instrument with all the notes, as well as challenge yourself over 20 levels of fun. Clink clink.
In today’s day and age, everybody is looking to make a quick buck. And the latest invention to do so is a quirky new iPhone app. The Parking Space Auction app allows users to sell their exceedingly sought-after car space to the highest bidder nearby.
Now this is fun. Developed by the team at Benrik, Situationist is an iPhone app that ‘makes your everyday life more thrilling and unpredictable’. How? Simple: ‘It alerts members to each other’s proximity and gets them to interact in random situations. These situations vary from the friendly (“Compliment me on my haircut”) to the subversive […]