Introducing Amazon Astro, household robot for home monitoring

Introducing Amazon Astro, household robot for home monitoring

Keep home closer with Astro, the household robot for home monitoring, with Alexa. When you’re away, use the Astro app to see a live view of your home, check in on specific rooms and viewpoints, and get activity alerts. When you’re home, Astro can follow you from room to room playing your favorite music, podcasts, or shows, and find you to deliver calls, reminders, alarms, and timers set with Alexa.

Noodler: The Noodle Soup App

If you love noodle soup. The Noodler app is for you. With over three million bowls recipes, there is bound to be a recipe of your liking. Noodler delivers dinner inspiration. One illustrated bowl at a time.

How To Outsource Your Life

Companies are outsourcing to be more efficient. Why not outsource your life to free up time. Here are a few apps that can make your life a lot easier. Shyp for sending packages. (No more post office lines!) Instacart for groceries (Whole Foods, Costco, etc.) Seamless for restaurant delivery. Minibar for alcohol. Eaze for pot….

KeyMe App

Now you can photograph your house key with this app and make a copy at any hardware of locksmith. Keep the image in file and never worry about losing your keys ever again. Just don’t lose your phone, the app might morph into RobMe. My neighbors will love this app, they are prone to losing…

Tamagotchi Are Back

In 1977 Tamagotchi was such a huge craze. They are back! Within the past month the Tamagotchi app has reached 600, 000 downloads. With disposable time to spare, I guess social media is not enough for some sleep deprived individuals. “It’s Tamagotchi’s Sweet 16 this year and we’re giving you the gift! Bandai has created…

DrawQuest: Free iPad App

DrawQuest is making artists out of non-artists.  There are so many good little free apps for iPad out there.  DrawQuest takes the learning curve out of the equation and lets you have fun like a kid. Sure it was designed for kids, that should not stop that inner-child and go crazy with DrawQuest. It is…

Fresh Paint for Windows 8

I was quite surprised by the robust power of Fresh Paint for Windows 8. This nifty free app is geared to kids, it is a fun tool for artists of all ages. The learning curve is quite easy and will appeal to many.  I highly recommend this app.  Did I mention it is free? [youtube…

myPANTONE Mobile App Color Generator

Pantone released Version: 2.2.0 of myPANTONE which helps those who need to work with color in their daily life. From drawing to painting your house, myPANTONE is a very handy reference tool. For over 50 years, PANTONE has been the international language of color. Why struggle with color communication when you can simply reference a…

Peel: Taking Control of Your TV

[youtube] The idiot box will no longer control you. Peel is determined to give you full control of your viewing in a whole new perceptive. There might be nothing on but Peel will find you what you need. Peel is your personal TV guide for the iPhone and will change the way you watch…

The Gerd Arntz Memory Game

Spend hours playing the Gerd Arntz Memory Game. The free app showcases 250 pictograms Gerd Arntz drew between 1928 and 1965 from a collection of 4,000 in his lifetime. He was an interesting character. “As a politically engaged graphic artist and designer Gerd Arntz (1900-1988) portrayed the world in wood and linoleum cuts. During the…

Letterpress Printing App for iPad

[kickstarter url= width=480] New school meets old school. You can have your own letterpress within the confines of your iPad without the mess. The virtual press from LetterMpress is a Kickstarter project that could be a reality with funds. I am Mpressed.