By Daniel Webster | August 25, 2011 2:57 AM
In this episode of the iOS App Picks we demonstrate five applications in 30 seconds each. These apps will keep you entertained, allow you to remotely connect to your PC or Mac, and give you valuable information in a situation of survival. To download these apps directly to your iPhone, just click on the title of the application and the iTunes software will automatically launch to the app in the App Store. If you have the free Google Search app installed on your iPhone just snap a picture of the QR-Code using Google Goggles or any other QR-Code scanner that will launch the App Store on your iPhone.
Army Survival Guide $1.99 full version, no lite version available
With Army Survival Guide you will be able to prevent disasters in the event that you are out camping or in the wilderness with limited resources. This guide has tons of information about dangerous items and survival techniques.
OneNote A free application
With Microsoft OneNote you can create searchable notes with text, pictures, bullets, and checkboxes. Then keep your notes in sync using free Windows Live SkyDrive cloud storage to access, edit and manage them from virtually anywhere using your PC or web browser.
LogMeIn Ignition $14.99 full version, no lite version available
LogMeIn Ignition is one of the best apps and services to remotely connect to your PC or Mac. Just download the free LogMeIn software to your computer and connect using your iOS device. Transfer files, edit documents, and do virtually anything on your desktop from your iOS device. Ignition is on sale for a limited time for $14.99, the normal price is $29.99.
Rubik’s Cube A lite and $2.99 full version
As one of the most popular toys of all time the Rubik’s Cube is now able to be solved on iOS. There are many puzzles to choose from and each can be customized to include photos and graphics. View the tutorials on how to solve the Rubik’s Cube using various algorithms. There is even a unique setting that allows you to play in a 3D mode.
SpongeBob Marbles and Slides A free application
SpongeBob Marbles and Slides is a drawing-meets-physics puzzle game. Navigate through crazy obstacles and traps through various Bikini Bottom locations. This puzzle game uses many switches and buttons to activate different portions of the levels using the accelerometer to reach the exit.