Avocado: a long distance hugging app

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Tech on Friday 20 December 2013

One of the biggest, if not THE biggest, challenge in a long distance relationship is the absence of physical contact. Whether it be kissing, hugging, holding hands, or sex, the absence of all these intimate activities can take its toll on a relationship. Believe me, I’ve been there *lies down and cries.* But one app […]

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SnapBack app uses rear facing and front facing cameras in succession

Darwin Cosico Contributor

By Darwin Cosico in New Photography on Thursday 9 May 2013

Nickolas Kola, an aspiring Sydney-based entrepreneur, has created an incredible app. SnapBack has what we call Successive Snap, using both the rear facing and front facing cameras in succession to take two images. The first image is taken by you, the second image is taken of you. The idea was you would take a photo and get […]

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Meet Suri, your personal kawaii assistant

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Tech on Friday 5 April 2013

Move over, Suri. Say hello to Suri Yamamoto, your own virtual kawaii personal assistant. She will help you take notes, make tough decisions, and even let off steam with as many rounds of rock, scissors, paper as you like. Tomiko Studios, which is behind the app, claims that she is easier to please than a […]

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Human-to-Cat Translator lets you talk to felines

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Wednesday 3 April 2013

The Human-to-Cat Translator claims to be able to analyze any voice recording and convert most human languages into cat meows. The free version comes with 3 feline voices, which sounds like it’s enough to impress any house cat. Apparently the app comes bundled with over 175 samples from more than 25 cats, or ‘different kinds […]

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Dog Booth makes your face a dog face

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Tuesday 2 April 2013

Why settle for a duck face when you can have a dog face? The Dog Booth app will see to it that you get your best puppy face on — and you can even choose your barking good looks as a boxer, a shih tzu or a bulldog.

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Mobile app makes instant manga out of you

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in Tech on Friday 21 September 2012

If you occasionally like to daydream about living life in a manga, and also own an iPhone, you’ll probably dig the Manga Camera app. Basically, it allows you to pick out one of 32 manga-style frames and fit your picture into the stark, monochrome world of manga. Comes complete with Japanese captions we can’t read (would anyone like to translate?). The results are pretty fab.

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Makego: turns your iPhone or iTouch into a toy vehicle

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Trends on Saturday 25 February 2012

Chris O’Shea created this awesome app that turns your iPhone or iTouch into a toy vehicle. I think it’s particularly cool because it still requires some imagination and collaborative play between parent and child.

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The Love Box: basic video mixing on your iPhone

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in New Trends on Friday 27 January 2012

Though rather unfortunately named, The Love Box seems like a cool, and refreshingly low-tech accessory to your iPhone which allows you to do basic video mixing anywhere you go.

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John Baldessari’s In Still Life project

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By Gerry Mak in New Trends on Tuesday 6 July 2010

John Baldessari’s In Still Life invites viewers to rearrange digitized components of Abraham van Beyeren’s 1667 painting Banquet Still Life to create their own unique works of art. Baldessari even created an iPhone app for the project.

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Free Lost At E Minor iPhone app

Zolton Contributor

By Zolton in New Prizes on Monday 5 July 2010

We have a free Lost At E Minor iPhone app in the iTunes store, which is a daily snapshot of the latest content from the site. You can download it now. Yay! Win? Well, it’s free. And it’s fun. You win, we win. Snap.

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Get your own iPhone app

Zolton Contributor

By Zolton in New Trends on Monday 19 April 2010

If you’re a blogger, or an online publisher, and you’d like an iPhone app to display your content, then we have the solution for you. We do. We built the Lost At E Minor iPhone app so that it could be onsold to other online publishers who want more than just an off-the-shelf option. Our […]

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Real Time: Analog digital clock by Maarten Baas

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By Gerry Mak in Video on Friday 16 April 2010

Maarten Baas created the an “analog digital clock,” a film of him spraying paint and wiping it away to change an oversized time display. You can download it as an iPhone app for $0.99.

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Download the Lost At E Minor iPhone app

Zolton Contributor

By Zolton in New Prizes on Sunday 11 October 2009

We have a free Lost At E Minor iPhone app in the iTunes store, which is a daily snapshot of the latest content from the site. You can download it now. Yay! Win? Well, it’s free. And it’s fun. You win, we win. Snap.

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Free Lost At E Minor iPhone App

Zolton Contributor

By Zolton in New Prizes on Saturday 15 August 2009

A free Lost At E Minor iPhone app is coming soon. To be among the first to download it, just leave your details and we’ll notify you as soon as it’s available. Win? It’s free. And it’s fun. You win, we win. Snap.

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