Google Reader

This is a web app that I use every day. It’s a nicely iPhone optimized website for Google Reader. Google Reader is one of the best RSS readers I’ve ever used. It’s web based but has a lot of features. You have access to all your feeds indivudually or all at once. You can also star items, share them, email them, add notes, etc. It’s very fast easy to navigate on the iPhone. Tapping the title expands the article with out refreshing the page. [Read more…]

Turn your iPhone and/or iPod Touch into a Kindle

Available In: App Store       Price: Free  

Kindle Yesterday, Amazon released an application titled Kindle for iPhone. For those of you who are not familiar with Kindle it is a “software and hardware platform for reading electronic books (e-books), developed by” Kindle for iPhone brings that software to your iPhone allowing the user to read Kindle books via their iPhone or iPod Touch. The application itself is free however, it does cost to purchase books from (though, there are a few free books and you can usually get a free “sample” of a book).

The application also introduces Whispersync which allows the user to “to seamlessly switch back and forth between your Kindle device and Kindle for iPhone while keeping your bookmarks and reading location synchronized between devices. Now you can easily pick up reading right where you left off on your Kindle or iPhone.”

Below is the App Store description of the app, my walk-through of the app and some screenshots
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Feeds 0.4.3

Feeds The update to version 0.4.3 of Feeds, a native iPhone RSS reader application, makes some subtle changes to the icon and updates the splash screen. It also adds three additional language translations; Czech, Russian and Sweden. Other than that, the app seems to look and function the same as in the previous version. You can get Feeds via the ModMyiFone source.

Note: You can add AppleiPhone’s Feed to your Google Reader by adding this url – or by selecting the Subscribe via RSS button on the right side of the sight. [Read more…]