RescuTime monitors how much time you spend browsing certain websites and using certain programs during the workday. Says creator Robby Macdonell, “I could usually remember some things I did, but trying to account for a full eight hours always ended up with a bunch of blank spots.”
Fontly is a new app which preserves typographical treasures. Explore nearby examples of gorgeous signage or add photos of your own to the collective map. The goal of the app is to highlight and preserve typography in the world around us.
Mitsubishi puts a stop to pretentious on Facebook with the Unpretentious Facebook App for the Outlander Sport. The app determines who your most pretentious friend is and creates a custom video to put them in their place. Check out the video here.
The technology behind music identifying apps Shazam and SoundHound is being put to good use this election season. Super PAC is an app that listens to and identifies political advertisements to tell you who is behind it. The app reveals who made the ad, how much it cost, how accurate the claims made in the ad are and then you can rate the ad on a scale of “love” to “fail.”
LEGO just got even better. The Life of George is an interactive game combining real LEGO bricks with apps for your iPhone/iPad. With building challenges and AR capabilities all rolled in, we’re hanging out for playtime. http://bit.ly/w9q0dw