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iPhone Apps That Will Make Your Life Easier

Must-have iPhone apps

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    AroundMe app finds services located closest to you. You can look up nearby banks/atms, restaurants, hotels, and supermarkets, etc. to avoid driving around searching for one, especially when you are in an unfamiliar area.
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    Instagram’s best friend app called Instasize lets you resize your photos that you wish to put on Instagram since Instagram doesn’t allow you to resize/reshape them. Some other features of the app include collages, borders, and additional filters.
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    Hear a song you like and don’t know what its’ called? Shazam it. This app is great for when you want to know the name of a song and don’t feel like playing the guessing game. Just hit ‘Shazam’ while the song is playing and the app will identify the name and artist for you. You can also save your Shazams under a playlist for later reference.
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    Uber uses your phone GPS to detect your location and connects you with the nearest available driver at the tap of a button. You can get picked up from anywhere even if you don’t know the exact address. The app is free but gives you the fare of your ride depending on the distance between the pickup and drop off locations. No cash? No worries, Uber can charge your credit card once you put it on file.
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    Postmates is a free app that can get you pretty much anything, whenever you want. You can simply tap a button and someone will deliver the food, alcohol, electronics, etc. to your door in under an hour— even if the restaurant or store doesn’t deliver. This app has hired delivery people in your area to do all the busy work and your desire will be at your door in no time.
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    If you travel abroad a lot or want to keep in touch with a friend/family member outside of the country, Viber is the app for you! Viber allows you to communicate with the people in your contact list via text/phone calls at no cost. No more receiving crazy cell phone bills after using your phone in other countries. (photo credit: Getty images)
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    Pocket is a simple tool for saving web pages/articles to read later on on your iPhone. If you find an interesting article that you want to read but don’t have the time to read through it, save it in your Pocket app and you can access the article or video whenever you’d like!
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    Dots is the most addicting game in the universe. It is the simplest game yet its fun and will definitely keep you occupied if you’re bored and need to kill time.
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    Download Spotify and you’ll never have to download a song again. Spotify lets you look up whatever song you want to play. You can also create your own playlists and follow other peoples’ playlists that allows you to discover new music! The app is free with commercials but Spotify Premium is $9.99 a month with no limitations— highly recommended.
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    RetailMeNot is a great app you girls out there who love to shop. This app allows you access thousands of stores and access coupons, and promo codes to give you a discount next time you shop there— just have the store clerk scan your phone straight from the app!
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    One app to control all of your information. Logmein allows you to directly control files from your computer on your iPhone or iPad. Now you can be two places at once!
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    Are you one of those people who has so many passwords you can’t keep track of them? Download Password Manager. It comes up with unique passwords for all of your accounts that are saved on this app incase you forget them.