Here’s the latest entries in the app store. The main features of each one is listed below. There are links to the app if you want to download them, and there’s a video showing each app in action.

GRO (Android, iOS)

This is a gardening app that connects hyper-local data to your yard. It helps you decide what to do on the gardening day. It will let you know when it’s time to plant tomatoes, and recommend plants that will thrive in your garden. The app also provides important information such as:

  • Soil temperature
  • Soil moisture
  • Wind speed
  • Weather forecast
  • Bug warning
  • Best day to fertilize
  • Planting instructions
  • Care guide
  • Automatic reminders

The app is filled with videos showing how to garden. There are additional features for companies that pair their devices with the Works with Gro system including automated irrigation. Blossom, PlantLink, and GreenIQ are three partners of GRO.

inSITE (iOS)

This is a content sharing app that is customizable to your sales needs. With it, you can generate reports, monitor content, and monitor user activity. There are several ways inSITE shares information with sales and marketing teams including:

  • Sales playbooks and marketing materials
  • Video tutorials & training components
  • Knowledge share quizzes
  • New employee orientation guides
  • Integration with Google Apps
  • Encouraging collaboration through social sharing

LILLO (Android, iOS)

This is a voice and text messaging app for kids. It has avatars that are expressive. The app also features voice modulation and special effects, which make the messages unique and interesting to kids. LILLO has a lot of safety features including:

  • No advertisements
  • No spam
  • Private and secure messaging
  • Contacts can be blocked

Salad Shake (iOS)

This app generates salad combinations from 116 hand-drawn ingredients. The app utilizes the motion sensor in the phone to assemble a salad. The user has to shake the phone to create a salad. Here’s a list of features:

  • Algorithm generates unique salad combinations; never duplicated
  • Save option for favorite salads
  • Share favorites via Facebook or Twitter
  • Database of ingredients with interesting facts

 

Larry Sullivan

Larry has been writing Android and iOS app reviews for about 4+ years. In addition to app reviews, he conducts developer interviews, reports on new apps, and general mobile news. In addition to his own blog, App Review Central, Larry is a contributor to numerous other Android and iOS app review sites.

Larry Sullivan