24: A day in Apple iPhone apps
A day in iPhone apps: Part 2
So you've checked the schedule and realised there's no bladdy way you're going to get back for that killer sharks documentary you've been wanting to see. Fret not: iPhone in hand, you can get access to your Sky+ box and schedule a recording up to an hour before it starts, ready to watch back when you finally touch base. You busy bee, you.
Buy this app now: Download Sky+ now
6.30pm: Google Places
You've stumbled out of work and promised half the office pints, however are completely paperless. Fear not, Google Places will firstly find you a cashpoint wherein you can access your monies.
Buy this app now: Download Google Places now
After the aforementioned pillaging of your already-depleted finances, you can search out your nearest drinking establishment courtesy of this excellent pub locating app. Whether you need a alcoholic beverage before the football , on the lookout for a Happy Hour, Fancyapint has a database over 3,500 pub reviews to make sure you find the perfect drinking hole.
Buy this app now: Download Fancyapint now
Having bagged your EUROS earlier you can now take some time out of your day to sharpen up on the lingo on your way home. based on Google Translate, you can choose from up to 42 languages to get your linguistic talents around.
Buy this app now: Download iTranslate now
Take a few moments out just to enjoy some new music, whether it's one of your saved playlists or just searching through the Spotify library it's all possible thanks to the wonders of 3G and your iPhone.
Price: £9.99 per month
Buy this app now: Download Spotify now
9.15pm: Diffrods Cocktails #9
With a little inspiration from the staff at the bar you found yourself in earlier, you can get all Tom Cruise on your drinks cabinet (no, not in an Oprah, sofa way) with every drink you can think of that wears a cherry or an umbrella. There's over 2,000 recipes to try your hand at and you can even give your iPhone shake to pick a out a random cocktail to perfect.
Buy this app now: Download Diffords Cocktails #9 now
You've reached home, chucked the shopping in the kitchen and require a little bit of audio relief as you tear through the post. Turning your iPhone into your very own iTunes remote you deftly navigate through the music on your computer or flick through the channels on your Apple TV. Swish.
Buy this app now: Download Remote now
9.31pm: 1Password Pro
On a quick online browse, you spot a Bruce Willis box set on sale that would go nicely with your already action-heavy Blu-ray collection. Problem is, you've somehow forgotten your login for the website. Safely securing all your precious passwords and details, Password Pro can log into websites with a single tap, and now supports AES encryption for your added sense of security.
Buy this app now: Download 1Password Pro now
10.00pm: Next Thing
While today has seemed a much more organised and productive day than usual, you can lighten the load somewhat for tomorrow with the ultimate app for slackers. The simple but effective task manager app lets you focus on the more pressing matters of the day by moving tasks you've put off for some time to another day leaving you to live a Post-it free existence.
Buy this app now: Download Next Thing now
It's getting late and you can finally put your feet up, indulge in some of the best mobile gaming around with John Carmack's Rage. Arguably one of the best looking iPhone games out there and at a ridiculous price as well.
Buy this app now: Download Rage now
11.00pm: White Noise
It is time to get some shut eye, and if the day's exertions hasn't done the job, this handy app should help you get you head down. projecting a host of ambient noises from Amazon to light rain through your iPhone's speaker, you'll be gently drifted into a sleepy state as you picture yourself on a deserted island; just your iPhone for company...
Buy this app now: Download White Noise now