This tool is great to search for words and look up spellings. This is definitely a tool to have on the go and around the home.
WordDigest is an intelligent and fast English dictionary, thesaurus and spell checker tool, all integrated into one complete package. Its intuitive word-search and spelling suggestions are quick, giving you in-depth information of words without an Internet connection. WordDigest also has a provision to search for words on the Internet. The search results have been optimized to suit the display on your iPhone™ or iPod® touch.
Dictionary containing more than 147,000 words
IPA pronunciations for 87,000 words
Built-in hyperlinked thesaurus for more than 28,000 words
Built-in hyperlinked intelligent spell checker
- Set bookmarks to favorite words
- History of previously searched words
- Built-in Web search for Wikipedia, Wiktionary and Answers.com
- Option to show the etymology (word origin) for a word. This feature requires active Internet connection.
- Option to alter the text size
Website: iTunes App Store: http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewSoftware?id=317799861&mt=8
Want to blog on the go and don’t know how to do it? Well Blogpress is the application on your iPhone for you! BlogPress has support for: Blogger, BlogSpot, MSN Live Spaces, WordPress, Movable Type, TypePad, LiveJournal, and Drupal. So no matter what you are using, its an application that you can blog on the go with and do what you do best, Write!
Social networking and microblogging service utilising instant messaging, SMS or a web interface.
Twitter is a great free service that anyone can use. It’s become so popular that many businesses, celebrities, and popular tv shows are now using it . What a great way to promote yourself and your work.
Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them. Facebook is a free service like Twitter. It’s also becomes so popular that artisits, celebs, shows, etc are now using it as a medium.
Price: Free (See Site for other)
Skype is software that enables you to make free calls anywhere in the world. Skype uses innovative P2P (peer-to-peer) technology to connect you with other users. It offers several features, including SkypeOut calling from Skype to regular and mobile phones worldwide, conference calling, and secure file transferring. Skype calls have better sound quality than your regular phone and are highly secure, with end-to-end encryption.
Price: Free (See site for further details)
Jott for iPhone puts the power of Jott voice-to-text conversion just a couple of taps away. It’s free for Jott subscribers and replicates most of the functionality in Jott’s call-in service. With Jott for iPhone, you can use your voice to:
- Send emails and texts to your iPhone contacts and Jott groups
- Take notes, set reminders, and manage your lists
- Post to Google Calendar, Twitter, Facebook, and more web services
- Jott for iPhone requires a Jott Assistant plan (See site for further details)
FileMagnet makes it easy to copy files from your computer to your iPhone and iPod Touch. It’s compatible with all the popular file formats so you can read all your favorite documents on the go.
Use the iPhone’s built-in camera to take a picture of any book, DVD or video game package; SnapTell will identify it. The best thing is that you don’t need a barcode, and the picture can be a skewed and fuzzy—SnapTell will still return a positive ID.
Barnes & Noble
The iphone application allows you to search, discover, and even put a book on reserve at your local store. Talk about cool!
This iphone application is the same as the Barnes and Noble, but provides you with a way to purchase right from your phone! Also snap to remember and find items on Amazon that you find at other stores to compare prices! No more needing to sit at a computer to purchase that book you needed for research!
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