Category: iPhone

Movies Now. Buy movie tickets in lickalicious pixels.

[tweetmeme] Very few apps manage to deviate from user interface standards and still manage to look so good. Movies Now by Kodu features the most visibly gorgeous tab-bar, that pretty much defines this app. But they didn’t stop there. Everything from the controls, to the background, to the way the thumbnails are laid out is ultimate perfection. Their latest pixel goodness is in the form of a pop up that allows you to add a movie to your wishlist. What...

Outside app – Perhaps even prettier than the real outside

[tweetmeme] I have absolutely no interest in knowing the weather conditions—add to that our weather department is bogus— but I can’t wait to get my hands on Outside. Created by Will Wu of Robocat Apps, Outside is a beautiful weather app, with delicious pixels cooked by the Michael Flarup of PixelResort.com. The ‘candy’ UI does away with standard controls, but you look at it and it feels right at home on the iPhone. What you can’t see in the screenshots,...

2Do – A beautiful execution of task lists on the iPhone

There may be thousands of apps on the App Store, but only one kind make it to my iPhone—the beautiful ones. A few turds do slip in a way, but for most part I appreciate sensible design along with some visual flair. That’s why I had to check out 2Do, a task list manager with a stupendously beautiful UI. As I later found out, it’s also got some serious features that earns it a good review. 2Do’s primary screen is...

Showtime – Beautiful web app for your iPhone

In the age of apps flooding the app store, here’s a refreshing little web app “Showtime” developed by Nial Giacomelli. Created using the jQTouch plugin maintained by David Kaneda, Showtime exhibits native touch behaviour while being based entirely out of webkit. And it’s beautiful. What does it do? The app, currently in beta, brings to you show timings for over 400 TV programmes, so you know when the next episode of Curb your Enthusiasm is airing. The app, once added...

iStat Pro. Monitor your system through delicious pixels

iStat Pro is possibly the only reason I continue to use the Dashboard. Right from its first iteration, iSlayer (now Bjango) created one of the most delicious widgets for the Mac. It’s also the most functional of the lot. So what is it? iStat pro is a highly configurable widget that lets you monitor every aspect of your Mac, including CPU, memory, disks, network, battery, temperatures, fans, load & uptime and processes. iStat pro can do it all. What’s crazier...