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  By Daniel Ors Written by Fueled, award winning iOS app developers, we build amazing mobile apps. The technological revolution has put the tools of communication and access in the hands of the everyman. With that added accessibility comes great responsibility, however. It’s all to easy to see the negative effects of technology on culture: from …

    See the app in iTunes Carus Publishing Price: Free initial download comes with 2 stories and unlimited calling. Additional books can be purchased in-app for $2.99 each or monthly, 6-month, or annual subscriptions can be purchased in-app for $4.99, $14.99 and $24.99, respectively. Once in a while, I get to review an app …

See the app in iTunes Yuggler, LLC Price: Free There are four words every parent does not like to hear: “There’s nothing to do!” Whether it be during these last few weeks of summer vacation, on a break from school or on vacation, these four words bring dread into the hearts of a parent. You …

  Do you have children who are ready for chores?  If so, you should definitely check out the new ChoreMonster app.  With ChoreMonster, parents can encourage their children to complete chores and other tasks by offering a fun reward.  I thought that the ChoreMonster app had a great concept and one that both parents and …

  By Ilan Nass Lovingly written by the editors at Fueled.  An award winning iPhone application development firm based in New York City. Business professionals today have an arsenal of tools they use to complete the many daily tasks assigned to them. As a business school student, it’s important to begin using those tools now, so you’ll …

  Being the remote master is a coveted position in our home. You’d think Dad would have that by default, and he does when he uses his app to override us all, but most of the time its one of the girls. Many times over this last summer I wished that I had remote control …

  Do you have a pint-sized Picasso in your family?  Is your refrigerator so cluttered with artwork that you have to clear a path to find the handle?  Looking for a quick and easy way to organize and store all of those masterpieces without having to find a way to keep them from tearing or …

FreePrints-Photos Delivered PlanetArt / Free Disclosure: I received free shipping on my prints for review purposes. FreePrints takes those priceless pictures from your phone, social media feeds, Dropbox, Google, and more, and allows you to print them for FREE. You won’t find a better deal. Here are the specifics: Print up to 85 pictures per …

  by Abby Mumma of Fueled, New York City based Android application developers.    Generation Y’s reputation has been taking a beating as of late. We 20-somethings are constantly told that we’re too needy and demanding; always seeking affirmation; that we’re sloppy dressers and too risqué; and, most of all, that we are far too dependent on technology.  But …

    Being a new parent is perhaps one of the most exhilarating yet stressful times of your life.  I remember feeling consumed by love for my beautiful baby girl and completely overwhelmed with feelings of fear and inadequacy all at the same time.  In the days that follow the birth, your sleep-deprived mind tries …

Whether you already own an iPad or are asking for one for Mother’s Day, Brandon Smith and the team at Fueledprovide helpful tricks that might go unnoticed: 1. Orientation Lock or Mute Tired of your screen rotating with every little movement? You can change the mute button to instead be used to lock the screen’s orientation. …

  Would you love to save all your child’s artwork in one neat place?  Meet Artkive – the solution to all that artwork that is piling up around your home! I thought that this app would be great for moms and dads, and, of course their budding artists as well. With Artkive, parents can chronologically …

  The Notabli app was created in the hopes of helping parents capture, save and share their children’s most notable moments.  With Notabli, parents can have access to an on-the-go journal of sorts.  One of my favorite things about Notabli is that it features a safe, private network to share moments of your children with …

  Audiobooks HQ give you access to an expansive list of over 5000 titles.  So, while the girls and I  coated the kitchen in flour and completed the holiday baking we listened to Charles Dickens, A Christmas Carol. The timing couldn’t have been better. Not only did we share this classic Christmas tale in an unabridged …

  Do you ever have trouble getting everyone out of bed in the morning and on their way to school?  The Morning Routine app was designed to help busy moms, by helping them get the family ready in the mornings.  This app encourages habit-building and is designed for preschool and elementary school children.  I thought …

Grocery shopping for the modern family should be nothing less than modern, and with the help of great apps such as AnyList by Purple Cover, stress-free shopping is just a few clicks away. We’ve reviewed quite a few Grocery Shopping apps here at the iPhone Mom. Most recently, Rachael highlighted them in a special newsletter, which …

  Do you ever wish there was an easy way to keep track of your kids’ media time?  Well, there is – meet the new app Screen Time – Media Time Manager.  With Screen Time – Media Time Manager, not only will you be able to keep track of your children’s media time, you will …

We’ve all been there.  You get the video all set for the little ones to keep them entertained before hitting the road.  Inevitably, you don’t get down the block before something shiny and bright has those little fingers tapping away at the screen.  Video paused, skipped to the end or gone, volume cranked you now …

  Moving to college can be a stressful time. Wouldn’t it be nice if you and your child had an app to help you remember everything you should be packing? College Packing List is a new app developed by Slug Books which is designed to help make your move to college easier (maybe not easier …

My children have four weeks left of school, how did we get to this point in the year? Four weeks and it’ll be time to put into action plans for keeping them busy, productive and off each other’s nerves. I usually answer boredom and fighting with work and I like to reward that work when …

McGruff SafeGuard Browser is a free safety browser that’s been designed to look like Safari but with parental controls that can block and filter out websites you don’t want your child to access. The app is named after McGruff the Crime Dog and may seem familiar if you’ve used their SafeGuard for PC product before. …

I love sticky notes; I use them to help me remember important phone numbers and dates, make lists of what I need to do that day or for the week, and jot down anything I don’t want to forget. Basically they keep me organized. The problem with sticky notes is they sometimes lose their stickiness …

  inCharge is an app that’s different from those that I usually review on the site because the purpose of inCharge is to help you NOT use your iPhone. The tagline for the app reads: “Do you or your loved ones spend too much time using their smartphone instead of sharing time with the people …

This week my Weekly Special comes courtesy of my kids. iOS 5 introduced a feature that I was totally unaware of until my nine year old daughter gave me a heads up last week. Miss S. showed me how to set up individual text tones for my contacts. Did you know you could do that? …

  WebMD Baby was released earlier this month and it is awesome! Seriously one of the best “baby” apps I’ve seen to date. I can’t really categorize this one because it has something for everyone- baby information, journaling, tracking capabilities, a built in baby book and more. The amount of content packed into this free …

My Secret Folder Pro – Hide Your Secrets is an app for organizing and locking down photos and videos that you don’t want others to stumble upon on your iPhone. The app allows you to create folders and sub-folders and then import your videos and photos from your camera roll. My Secret Folder also gives …

When I talk with friends and readers about spelling apps one of the most asked questions is: “Can I add in my own lists?” The answer depends on the app but I’m excited to tell you today about one that is dedicated entirely to your own lists. With the Super Speller iPad app you create …

We have four children and we’ve gone through three different baby monitors. I always bought the inexpensive version and then always regretted it. They just never lasted. My husband dreamed of getting a fancy video setup but it always seemed like a frivolous expense when it came time to replace the monitor. All I really …

  I wish this app had existed three years ago when I was getting ready to have my daughter. It definitely would have made chronicling everything that was going on in our lives at that time so much easier and I would have been able to keep track of everything as it was happening. The …

  The developers of the Sprout Pregnancy Essentials app have created a new, separate Pregnancy Journal. It will allow you to create a personalized record of your entire pregnancy. The app comes with journaling prompts that make it easy to capture this, that and everything in between. There are entry ideas for each week of your pregnancy, …

Kidlee is like a Twitterfied version of a baby book. It gives you an outlet for storing short (140 characters) posts about your children. Each of your children gets a profile and writing about them is as simple as tapping on their name, typing and then tapping save. Posts accrue in the app and you …

Attention expectant mothers! Today I have an app that will let you use your iPhone to hear your baby’s heartbeat. It works when you are in your 3rd trimester and uses the built in microphone to catch the heartbeat. The beat can then be recorded and shared with others through email. The My Baby’s Beat …

How many photos do you have on your iPhone’s camera roll? How many of those photos are decent pictures that are waiting to be transferred over to your computer so you can have prints made? If you’re like me the answer is a number that keeps growing and growing because somehow those photos never make …

  Last week I reviewed 4 Kids Phone. The app has been designed to look like your iPhone’s Home Screen and each “icon” that your child taps brings up a different game or activity. I had more to say about the app and you can follow this link to read my thoughts. After I posted the review …

I have no idea why I haven’t reviewed the app Intuition before. It’s a free app and I had it in my library already when I received an email requesting a review. I remember taking a look at it awhile back but I don’t know why I never went any further. Something probably came up …

ABCya.com is behind the apps Math Bingo and Create a Car – two that my children absolutely love. They’ve generously given me oodles of promo codes to give away to my readers. There are codes for Math Bingo, Create a Car and Carve It! (a brand new app for Halloween). Instead of having you wait on me for emails with …