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What's a better way to waste your time than learning 10,513 new cool facts?

Simply SHAKE the iPhone/iPod to move to the next fact.

OR, Swipe left, swipe down, or tap the iPhone/iPod to move to the next fact. Swipe right, or swipe up to move to the previous fact.

Did you know that a group of geese on the ground is a "gaggle", and a group of geese in the air is a "skein"?

Did you know that like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different?

Did you know that a cup of gasoline, when ignited, has the same explosive power as 5 dynamite sticks?

The new ABC Radio App gives you access to over 19 radio stations from the ABC. Optimised to deliver fast and easy access to your favourite ABC radio stations, the ABC Radio App also offers track or program information; weekly online schedules; automatic bookmarking of stations; and sharing on Facebook, Twitter or via email.

The ABC Radio App lets you listen to ABC Radio anywhere, anytime; stations include:

WATCH ABC is a new way to experience ABC television. You can now watch your favorite TV shows and local programming – LIVE – at home or on the go.*

This app allows the user to create highly customisable audio greeting cards to send to friends and family. Each card allows the user to select a name for the recipient, and depending on the card type, can allow the selection of various options such as the recipient's age, certain activities they like to do, where they are located, and who would play them in a film. The available cards are in app purchases, and once bought, the user can choose to send the card via facebook, email, or just copying a link. The recipient can then download the card in MP3 format.

Air Horn LOUD is LOUDER than other air horns in the store! It's LOUD! Air Horn LOUD! Turbo Double Horns Edition includes *6* different realistic Air Horn sounds! It's TURBO COOL and now includes iPad and iPhone 4 Retina HD Graphics! Tap on the horn you want, and shake to make it LOUD! Shake harder to make it LOUDER! You can even slide your finger from one horn to the next or tap 2 horns at the same time to make them both play together. Great for sporting events, graduations, or waking up your sleepy friend.

Akinator... the Genie is back!
Akinator can read your mind and tell you what character you are thinking about, just by asking a few questions. Think of a real or fictional character and Akinator will try to guess who it is. Will you dare challenge the Genie?

Customize people you know (name and picture) to impress your friends, share your results on Facebook, discover the new Akinometer... and much more in the updates to come. Turn on the child filter to let your children play safely.

NEW: Available in Italian, Turkish, Korean and Chinese!

Features

Watch your favourite Channel 4, E4, and More4 shows live or on demand, including 100s of free box sets and a whole bunch of original online shows.

For any feedback, or if you need help, visit: All4.com/contact

Note: The app is free but the offering is a new added benefit for the $99 per year Amazon Prime members.
Use Amazon Music, formally Amazon Cloud Player, to access and play music :
· Stream music from the Amazon cloud.
· Download locally to enjoy music offline – no Wi-Fi or mobile network needed.
· Create and edit playlists.
· Control music from lockscreen.
· The cloud has more than 1 million songs covering mostly main stream favorites.
· Can mix-play songs in the cloud and those you stored on your iPhone.

U.S. App Store description:

Stream and download popular movies and TV shows including Amazon exclusives like The Grand Tour, The Man in the High Castle, and Emmy award winner Tumble Leaf.

Customers in the US can also use this app to watch videos purchased or rented on Amazon, and videos included with a subscription paid for on Amazon such as HBO, SHOWTIME and STARZ.

AMI presents the first and only video app made especially for the blind and partially sighted community.

Access AMI-tv and AMI-télé original content wherever you go and on demand.

Watch AMI content for free. No subscription required. A wide selection of AMI-tv and AMI-tele content is available at your fingertips with new content added weekly.

Enjoy full AMI shows, documentaries and digital shorts from across Canada.

Introducing the Podcasts app, an amazing way to discover, subscribe to and play your favourite podcasts. Explore hundreds of thousands of free audio and
video podcasts in the Featured tab, or browse Top Charts to see what's popular right now. Add your favourite podcasts to personal stations that stay up
to date when new episodes become available. You can sync playlists from iTunes, or create an On-The-Go playlist to play just the episodes you want. iCloud
keeps your subscriptions, stations and play position in sync across all your devices, computers and Apple TV.

* MILLIONS of people have already downloaded this app. Get it now too!!!*

Sure - you love each other, you share it all and everything between you is roses and rainbows. But are you TRULY compatible?

Find out with this fun test. Just enter your name, your loved one's... and see if you are a match made in heaven.

Try it as many times as you wish with as many people as you want and see WHO you are really compatible with. After this, you will start believing in the power of your name!

Hey! My name is Nick, and I'm legally blind. If you're like me, you've noticed that most people love sending hilarious GIFs to eachother all the time, and you find yourself feeling like you want to do the same. But you can't, because none of the GIF apps out there work with VoiceOver, so while you can randomly choose a GIF for some given hashtag or meme, you have no clue what content you're sending.

I built this app for myself, but I think you'll love it too.

Watch 100+ Live TV Channels & 10,000+ On Demand Movies & Shows with DIRECTV NOW!

DIRECTV NOW is your NEW standalone streaming service for Live TV and On Demand entertainment. Enjoy local news, sports, events, and shows as they air.
Your favorite TV series and movies can be accessed anywhere, anytime.

Looking for instant access to TV with no annual contract or commitments? You’re one click away from breaking free from old school TV. Simply install the
DIRECTV NOW app and join the streaming revolution!

Join broadcast legend Sir David Attenborough to explore more than 1000 of the greatest wildlife moments ever filmed.

BBC iPlayer brings you the latest and greatest TV series and box sets from the BBC. Watch live, on-demand or download to take away with you - all in one app!

Enjoy watching live TV in the palm of your hand, from live news coverage, music and big sport events to great comedies, gripping documentaries and nail-biting dramas. Looking for a little entertainment for the children? Create an account for a more child-friendly experience and your little ones can watch all of their favourite shows from CBBC and CBeebies!
Watch the latest TV series and box sets.

Watch, listen live and catch up on the last 7 days of BBC TV and Radio.

  • Watch live TV
  • Listen to live radio 
  • Watch on your TV using Apple AirPlay on iOS5
  • Watch or listen over Wi-Fi and 3G networks
  • Scroll through and find Featured and Most Popular programmes
  • Add programmes to your favourites and have them ready and waiting when a new episode or series is available
  • Browse through the schedule to find the programme you want.

Check out the latest film and DVD classification decisions from the BBFC. Whether you are at home, at the cinema or out and about, get detailed information about why the film or DVD you are thinking of seeing or buying got the classification it did.

All film classification decisions come with Extended Classification Information (ECI) that explains the issues and plot points in any film, enabling you to make informed decisions about what you or your family watch.

BeBabble automatically produces entertaining three-work acronyms or "Buzz- Word" phrases. There are 100 choices for each of the three words which make for a total of one million possible three-word combinations.

BeBabble provides "Dazzling Intoxicating Empowerment" to the average user who might otherwise be left to their own "Unsupportable Stupefying Stance" when participating in everyday conversation.

Many of the phrases seem to embody wisdom while others are simply entertaining.
For example:
Bombastic Bubbling Encapsulation

During 2009, the UK Parliament celebrated the 150th anniversary of its world famous Clock Tower, Great Clock and Great Bell.

The name Big Ben is often used to describe the tower, the clock and the bell but the name was first given to the Great Bell. 1859 was the beginning for
all three elements when the Clock Tower was completed, the Great Clock started on 31 May and the Great Bell’s chimes were heard for the first time on 11
July.

Have your iPhone (or iPod Touch) display the time of day in style.

Options include: