The iPhone has already proven itself as one of the most coveted gadgets in the market today. It has a host of amazing and helpful features for communication, information-seeking, and entertainment. However, there are people that are not exactly fully briefed with the array of capabilities of the iPhone. Take a look at 6 awesome iPhone apps.
1. It can prevent you from getting a DUI.
Many of us, at some point, is bound to face the dangers that are associated with driving under the influence. Not only will this get you to put your lives as well as that of others in danger; it can also get you faced with fines and jail time. It is a good thing that there are iPhone apps that you can use in order to get an estimation of your BAC (or blood alcohol concentration). Among these applications, iAlcohol is deemed as the best of them all. Simply pick out the alcohol that you are currently drinking so you can get a range of your BAC.
2. It can help you avoid getting a ticket.
This feature can go hand in hand with the first ability of your iPhone. The Trapsteris a service where you can get the updated information on the speed traps in any area. This actually relies on user updates but note that this is something that even the police are using. Use this along with a BAC calculator and you just might never have to face road trouble again.
3. It can help get your pregnant.
Your iPhone can tell you when your most fertile days are through its wide array of menstrual calendar apps that you can download without any charges. When you do get pregnant, it can then predict when your due date is.
4. It can help you babysit.
Once you give birth, your mobile phone can help you take care of your baby. One very helpful app allows you to use it like a baby monitor. It is able to detect any movement or sound of the baby and the phone will alert you of this. Aside from being of big help to parents, this will also come in handy for babysitters.
5. It can detect metal.
There is such an app that is able to detect metal through the built-in magnetometer of the iPhone 3GS. While this is actually not something that will prove to be very useful in a practical way, this is actually an app that can give you some fun and entertainment.
6. It can help you locate it if it is stolen or lost.
Your iPhone has a service called “Find My iPhone” so that you are able to track it when it is lost by logging on another device with your Apple ID. If you misplaced it somewhere in your home or office, you can get it to make a sound. If it is stolen. You can use the device to track the whereabouts of the suspect or send them messages.
These are just a handful of the amazing things that your iPhone can do. If you have not been tinkering with your phone, chances are there are still so many things that you will need to discover.
About the Author:
Amy C. is a gadget enthusiast. She writes about interesting features and capabilities of the mobile phones that are in the market today. When she is not giving tips and tricks on how to make the most of your mobile phones and other electronic gadgets, she helps in the office administration and blogging activities of DMac Industries, a b deck and steel deck fabrication company.