In the News: Gadgets, Tools and Apps

Technology can be a source of entertainment as well as a tool which can be used to accomplish a variety of tasks.  The sheer volume of technology making an appearance on a daily basis can make trying to find the latest Apps, Gadgets or the best Web Tool an overwhelming task.  To help in this endeavor we have come up with a list of sites that should help you find the best match for the task.

New resources that will be added to the ipl2 are noted NEW! All other resources are already listed in the ipl2 collection.

NEW! Pocket-lint
http://www.pocket-lint.com/
Pocket-lint features app news and reviews for the iPhone and Android devices, as well as photos, and video.  If you are looking for all the latest gossip, info, expert reviews, and everything you need to know, this is the place to be.  Pocket-lint’s home page also, features a special section with the App of the Day, the latest technology reviews and news making it unnecessary for you to navigate through countless links to find the latest information.

NEW! + 101 Best Android Apps
http://101bestandroidapps.com/latest/
Best Android Apps is a gallery for the best Android phone applications.  Have you ever been out and about walking and searching for a free Wi-Fi network? Well this site offers Apps that can help you.  If you decide going organic is the way for you, these sites will help you find recipes, choose products and even grow your own organic vegetables.

The ipl2 Special Mobile Apps Collection
The ipl2 has also created a Special Mobile Apps Collection to help direct all its patrons to free mobile applications.  Knowing that the task of sorting through the thousands of applications can be daunting the ipl2 has endeavored to solve the problem by categorizing free mobile apps by subject and mobile technology platform.   The collection covers a variety of free iPhone and Android apps from resources such as newspapers, weather internet sites, television, magazines and many other media sources.

Mashable  (find it on the ipl2 collection)
http://mashable.com/2010/07/30/mashable-iphone-app-ios4
Mashable gives you the latest info on Web 2.0 and social media. With Mashable’s app, you can browse channels, share, save, and comment on articles you find.

Listio  (find it on the ipl2 collection)
http://www.listio.com/web20/
Part blog, part directory, Listio provides access to a vast number of Web 2.0 technologies currently available on the Web and allows users to review and rate them. Check it out, but be prepared to be sucked in.

Engadget  (find it on the ipl2 collection)
http://www.engadget.com/downloads/android
Engadget provides news and reviews on the latest gadgets and technology, from phones to televisions to gaming, and more.

Thanks for your continued support of ipl2. We hope these resources help satisfy any questions you may have about gadgets, tools and apps. For more information, search ipl2 for Gadgets or Apps.

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