Tag Archive | "iPhone Apps"

KIA: Augmented Reality TV Ads

Tuesday, February 1, 2011

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Did anyone give this a try during the Australian Open? It was an ongoing “Augmented Reality” campaign activated via your Mobile phone, through the TV coverage of the grand slam event. Available for both iPhone and Andriod, any time you captured the KIA logo through the app, it would activate an interactive 3D Augmented Reality [...]

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Augmented Reality Mobile Commerce iPhone App

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

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This is the latest platform out from Total Immersion, it’s an augmented reality mobile commerce app created specifically for eye wear brands and retailers. The app uses the iPhone 4′s front facing camera to deliver a facial tracking system allowing users to “virtually” try on glasses (augmented reality style) through their iPhone 4. The platform has the [...]

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IKEA “Cheers” Social Celebration iPhone App

Monday, December 27, 2010

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You would have seen a few of those gimmicky ”toast” or “cheers” apps that allow you to tap two iPhone together to make a click in celebration of something… But, this new iPhone App from IKEA takes that idea to a whole new level, just in time for New Years Eve! Firstly, you can choose from any [...]

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Word Lens: Augmented Reality Translation App

Saturday, December 18, 2010

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Craigo, seeing you missed your Spanish lessons this year, I thought i’d post this very cool Augmented Reality iPhone app just for you! It’s called Word Lens, and it uses the iPhone’s camera, along with optical character recognition to translate anything from Spanish into English on the fly, just by pointing the iPhone at the printed words [...]

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Augmented Reality Space Invaders iPhone App

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

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This random iPhone game might just be worth the 99c! It’s an Augmented Reality space invaders iPhone app that lets you do battle in the real world while being connected to friends. You’ll fight about 10 unique battles to defend earth in what would seem a very unique kind of way, plus, the game is [...]

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Nike+ GPS iPhone App Released

Monday, September 13, 2010

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One of the biggest issues around Nike+ was the requirement to buy specific shoes no body actually wanted. So it’s great to see they’ve now opened up a little of the power from Nike+ to anyone with an iPhone, it will cost you, but at $1.99 its very very cheap. I suspect in some ways Nike is fending [...]

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Museum Of Natural History iPhone App

Monday, August 2, 2010

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I know there are a few apps like this out there, but I’m surprised there hasn’t been many more developed around the world, it’s the perfect tour device and with iPhone penetration and the low cost of purchase for say, iPod touches, Museums (and indeed even cities) could easily rent them out for tourists (the History Museum has 350 [...]

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The Epic Win iPhone App

Monday, July 12, 2010

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Ok, so this might be the weirdest app you’ve ever seen, and your probably thinking I’ll never download it (or will you?!) but here in lies a great example of app seeding, or in this case, pre-seeding. One of the toughest things is to get featured in the Apple store, so you’ll need another way [...]

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Square: iPad / iPhone Credit Card Processing

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

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If you haven’t heard of Square, you will over the coming year. It’s the new mobile credit card processing app for iPhone and iPad, they are just over a month into their pilot program, and all news so far is they are onto something pretty amazing. The app is simple, almost so simple your grandparents could be taking [...]

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Opera Browser To Launch on iPhone & iPad

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

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This might be what lots of you have been waiting for, a browser (any browser!) that isn’t safari, for the iPhone and probably the iPad. Today, Opera have officially submitted the new Opera Mini 5 browser app to Apple for approval, if it gets through or not is another story! The Opera Mini 5 browser brings [...]

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Volkswagen: Think Blue iPhone App Challenge

Thursday, March 11, 2010

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Volkswagen have just launched a new iPhone app game called the “Think Blue Challenge”. In contrast to their previous Real Racing GTI game, the Think Blue Challenge app rewards players for efficient driving, half educational (complete with tips and quiz questions) / half racing game this app tests your every day driving skills and attempts [...]

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Bank Run: Interactive Movie + iPhone App

Thursday, March 4, 2010

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This is an interesting new digital concept from SilkTricky (a digital content agency) where they’ve created a combination of interactive movie that meets an iPhone app game to complete the story! It’s called Bank Run (you can start watching here) and empowers you to control the short film’s direction online, once you’ve watched that part, [...]

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The White House iPhone App

Monday, January 25, 2010

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The White House has released an official iPhone app in Obama’s ever present push into digital connection with the American public. The video above shows a real demo, but with a humorous take on the content within The White House iPhone App! Features include things like; live streaming of White House events, press conferences, and a host [...]

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iPhone Controlled AR Quadricopter!

Thursday, January 21, 2010

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Right, I’m a sucker for gadgets and this might be one of the coolest I’ve ever seen. Not only is it controlled by your iPhone’s Wi-Fi, it’s got a camera that transmits live video from the quadricopter straight onto your screen so you can fly blind, but that’s just where this thing gets started! It’s [...]

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IKEA iPhone App: The 2010 Catalogue

Sunday, December 13, 2009

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IKEA have just launched an iPhone app for their 2010 Catalogue, so I thought we’d take a look and see it if lives up to the usual IKEA hype! The IKEA iPhone app is big, with over 375 pages and comes in at a decently large 35mb download, courtesy of the tonnes of large images on show. [...]

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Augmented Reality: Stella Artois Le Bar Guide

Wednesday, December 2, 2009

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Stella Artois has created Le Bar Guide, an iPhone app for beer lovers and those just looking for a great place to have a drink. The new app enables users to search for the nearest bars serving Stella Artois via location, rating or by using the iPhone’s built-in GPS. It even has functionality to help you [...]

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iPhone App & Viral For Insurance Campaign

Tuesday, November 17, 2009

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Dutch agency Novocortex recently launched a pretty cool viral and iPhone app game bundle called “Enless Racing” for an insurance company called Vrijverzekerd to promote their point of difference in the market of repaying the purchase price of the car in an accident. The app lets you build an endless race track with multiple iPhones, [...]

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Chorus: Social iPhone App Recommendations

Tuesday, November 3, 2009

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Meet Chorus, a new iPhone app that helps you sort through the 100,000+ apps to recommend just the ones your closest friends and favorite reviewers are downloading! If you’re like me, there always seems to be at least 10 apps for every type your looking for, they all have good star ratings in the App Store and your never sure if [...]

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The PUMA Index: iPhone App

Monday, September 14, 2009

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Someone had to take advantage of it. Perhaps this was just a little too late to get the biggest buzz? But PUMA have released an iPhone App that adds a little fun to the current economic times. So if things don’t go that great on the markets, this iPhone App will come in handy to [...]

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uQuery: The App Store Search Engine

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

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How do you find your iPhone Apps? Until recently I used iTunes like everyone else, but with over 70,000 apps (72,292 at time of posting this!) the ridiculously slow and clumsy iTunes application engine makes finding good apps time consuming to say the least. This week uQuery launched as a new app store search engine [...]

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