Google announced today a new iOS app called YouTube Capture that lets users film and upload a video in as few as three clicks. Users can post their videos simultaneously to YouTube, Google+, Facebook, and Twitter, or upload them privately. Advanced features let users perform color correction and stabilization, edit the video length, and even add music.
My App Smart column this week was about a subject very close to home: Finding apps. Specifically it concerns the type of app that helps you to discover the best, or perhaps cheapest, among the hundreds of thousands of other apps out there for your device.
One of the simplest and most useful app-finder apps I’ve used for a long time is Apps Gone Free, free on iOS.
The next-generation iPhone is rumored to bring some radical changes for users, and it will also mark a very public break-up between Apple and Google. Much-loved Google products on iOS will now disappear or be replaced with Apple variants, while hardware design changes will bring long-term improvements, but short-term headaches for some users.
Simple yet powerful app for viewing real-time animated weather radar images in vivid color on a highly responsive interactive map, with higher resolution images than any other radar app in the appstore.
The $7 Scanner Pro is my overall winner, but not by a huge margin. The $2 Doc Scan Pro and the $2 Genius Scan+ weren’t far behind.
Tablet changes the way scientists design experiments, record results, and read journals.
Spacecraft 3D for iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4S, iPod touch 3rd generation, iPod touch 4th generation and iPad on the iTunes App Store12 July 2012
NASAs Spacecraft 3D is an augmented reality AR application that lets you learn about and interact with a variety of spacecraft that are used to explore our solar system, study Earth, and observe the universe.
For many academics, the ability to track changes and otherwise make comments on a shared document is an essential part of one’s work. Office² HD is an iOS app that lets you edit Office documents, track changes, and review others’ comments and edits, or make your own. The app also lets you create and edit documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, all in the most recent Microsoft formats.
[Source: Chronicle of Higher Education]