iphone

Cool Or Creepy: New App Lets You Embed Yourself In The Life Of A Stranger

We all got stern warnings about stranger danger when we were kids, but according to a research group at MIT, we could all use more contact with strangers, not less.

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 21, 2014 - 9:30 am

New App Can Track Exactly How Caffeinated You Are

Raise your hand if you’re a caffeine addict just like I am? (I’m guessing that’s about 99 percent of us, right?) If we are ready to be slightly horrified at…

Claire Hannum | March 6, 2014 - 4:00 pm

This App Uses Boob Selfies To Find Your Perfect Bra Size And It Just Might Be Brilliant

Sick of those bra “fit specialists” at the department store trying to measure your boobs every time you walk into the dressing room? The app ThirdLove will help you find…

Claire Hannum | March 4, 2014 - 4:30 pm

10 Must Have Apps For Your iPhone

Ladies and Gents, it’s time! The iPhone 5 is here. So what’s so special about this version? For starters there’s a larger Retina display. This basically means that everything on your phone…

College Candy | September 21, 2012 - 11:50 am

Text It With Balloon Animals

Now you can add cuteness to the most difficult-to-write texts and emails with AnimalFont, a typography for your iPhone made entirely of balloon animals. It also has a special shake…

Ami Angelowicz | August 27, 2011 - 11:00 am

YWCA’s “Safety Siren” iPhone App Sends An S.O.S. Message For Help On A Sketchy Date

Ten years ago, when I was 17, I got into a car with a young guy I barely knew who was a customer at my job. We drove deep into…

Jessica Wakeman | May 20, 2011 - 6:00 pm

iAugment App Shows How Your Boobs Would Look After Breast Implants

Wondering what would your breasts look like if they were bigger? There’s an app for that! iAugment is a Photoshop-style iPhone app that uses a 3D pic of your chest…

Jessica Wakeman | May 9, 2011 - 6:00 pm

Where The Pervs Are: New iPhone App Tracks Street Harassment

It’s that time of year, ladies: heat waves burning across the continental U.S. and Leering McLeerers are coming out of the woodwork. (Or is it up from the sludge?) Not…

Jessica Wakeman | July 8, 2010 - 6:00 pm

Need Therapy? Consult Your Phone

Is that a therapist in your pocket or are you just really well-adjusted? You may be able to use that line very soon because mobile therapy apps are on the…

Ami Angelowicz | May 24, 2010 - 5:00 pm

Got Acne? There’s An App For That

Are you a victim of cell phone zits? Now there’s a new iPhone application that can potentially combat this problem while you engage in the very same activity. Called AcneApp…

Leonora Epstein | February 9, 2010 - 4:10 pm

Got Acne? There’s An App For That (Almost)

In a time not very far away, your iPhone will be able to clear up your acne and help with wrinkles. Really. According to UK’s The Sun, Dr. Greg Pearson…

Nina Carbone | February 9, 2010 - 12:32 pm

CameraBag App Turns Crappy iPhone Photos Into Works Of Art

This weekend I became a kick-ass photographer. Well, at least it looks like I did. I downloaded this super awesome app for my iPhone called CameraBag for $1.99 and it…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 21, 2009 - 6:20 pm

Cover Up iPhone App Will Disguise Your Embarrassing Bathroom Business

While I totally know that the idea behind this iPhone app is kind of sexist — “Eww, gross, who wants to hear a woman poop?!” — I also want

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 18, 2009 - 9:00 pm