Tag Archives: App Store

SoLAR: Your Pocket Weather Guide

23 Apr

I know there are quite a few weather and temperature apps out there but I seem to always reach for Solar.

I like its simplicity and the sleekness of its UI (user interface). The straightforwardness of its look got me: date, time, weather and temperature on top, city and country at the bottom. Basically all the things you need to have in a weather app.

It’s easy to enter the place you’d like to check the temp of. Type it in and have it available readily in your “collection”. A simple swipe sideways lets you access the city that you saved or toggle between those you previously searched for.

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Solar’s welcome screen in classy black and white. That little “o”, representing “degrees”, turns as the app loads. Pretty neat, huh?

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WordPress on the Go

9 Apr

Blogging made easy from my iPhone. Now that’s fun, ain’t it?

I love that I discovered the WordPress app last week, when I had just started a blog here. I can now blog on the go, although what I always do is start a draft on my phone and conclude it using my MacBook.

I do have the other blogging app (read my lips: Blogger) and that’s where my wedding blog is. Thing is, I like this WordPress app more than the Blogger. Continue reading