Wednesday, September 28, 2011

iPhone To Try

  • App Store - ExcelContactsLite 

    • ExcelContacts is not only the best way to transfer contacts to and from your iPhone without iTunes---it's the only way! No other app lets you so easily control your iPhone's most valuable data
  • App Store - Maptini
    • Workes like Mind Maps. Maptini lets you build mind maps collaboratively on your iPad, iPhone, or the Web, syncing data in real time as you work with your friends, classmates or colleagues from anywhere in the world. It’s a simple and intuitive tool for organizing and sharing your ideas from a lecture, a project, or a brain-storming session.


    • Our easy-to-use interface and real-time sync makes creating mind maps a state-of-the-art collaboration experience. Your co-creators can add to the visual map from their own devices, and their changes will appear on your screen as you work.


Saturday, September 24, 2011

iphone apps

Want to try...



60 Best Free iPhone Apps for 3G, 3Gs & 4

Wikipedia is now officially on the iPhone! This is our official application and we are working hard on making the absolute best Wikipedia app out there. This app is focused on being very simple and very fast. Over time, we’ll add features based on requests.


Tap the app, apply flash, zoom freely up to 4x and tap on the camera icon to freeze the moments. Now you also have the freedom of point zoom. While the app saves your photo, it would also let you check your photo preview to decide if you need to get ready for the next shot.


iBooks Free iPhone apps

60 Best Free iPhone Apps for 3G, 3Gs & 4

iBooks is an amazing way to download and read books. iBooks includes the iBookstore, where you can download the latest best-selling books or your favorite classics – day or night. Browse your library on a beautiful bookshelf, tap a book to open it, flip through pages with a swipe or a tap, and bookmark or add notes to your favorite passages.



Facebook Free iPhone App

Facebook’s application for the iPhone and iPod Touch has grown leaps and bounds in this most recent release. It shines as a concerted effort to adapt the essential functionality of onto the iPhone and iPod Touch while adding perks distinct to the mobile experience. Facebook has expended a lot of time and energy to make the application mirror the interaction you can achieve online, and to make the interface easily navigable. Facebook accomplishes the latter with a new screen from which you can launch a total of nine activities, and read notifications as well.


Skype Free Iphone Application

60 Best Free iPhone Apps for 3G, 3Gs & 4


LinkedIn Free iPhone apps


LinkedIn for iPhone puts your professional network just a touch away. Walk into any interview or client meeting with the ability to look up the details and connect with over 75 million professionals worldwide. Get the latest updates and messages from your network and keep them up-to-date with your status in real-time.

TweetDeck Free Twitter client for iPhone


Perhaps the best free iPhone Twitter client on the market, TweetDeck is quick, has a nice and easy-to-user interface, gives you information about the number of updates right up front, and supports all of your basic Twitter functions. As an added bonus, TweetDeck also supports Twitter groups, so you can organize your tweets. Flipping between sections is easy, and the fast scroll of tweets is nice when flipping through updates.


Age My Face Free iPhone App

60 Best Free iPhone Apps for 3G, 3Gs & 4

Have you ever wondered what you will look like when you are older? Now you can add years to a photo! Just simply import an image from your iPhone and place a mask over it to create a new image. The opacity slider allows you to add anywhere from a couple to fifty years to yourself! Then, you can save the image to your device and share it with family and friends. It is very easy to use and best of all it’s completely free!




Wi-Fi Finder Free iPhone Application

60 Best Free iPhone Apps for 3G, 3Gs & 4

Instantly find FREE Wi-Fi Internet hotspots wherever you are in the world online or offline. JiWire’s Global FREE Wi-Fi app uses your iPhone’s GPS and network triangulation capabilities to locate free Wi-Fi Internet access.




iCall Free VoIP iPhone App

Selected as a New York Times App of the Week, iCall is used by over 4,000,000 people worldwide. iCall is changing the way people around the globe communicate. iCall allows you to make and receive phone calls over 3G and WiFi, even when you don’t have a cell signal. Never pay a roaming charge again!











Twitter – Discover what’s happening right now, anywhere in the world with the official Twitter for iPhone app. Realtime search, Top Tweets, trending topics and maps show whats happening now everywhere and nearby. Tweet, send DMs, share photos, videos and links to your friends and the world. Don’t have an account? Just sign up from the app!

Facebook – Facebook for iPhone makes it easy to stay connected and share information with friends. Use your iPhone to start a conversation with Facebook Chat, check your friends’ latest photos and status updates, look up a phone number, or upload your own mobile photos to Facebook while on the go.

Skype – With Skype on your iPhone or iPod touch you can call and instant message anyone else on Skype for free. You can also call landlines and mobiles and send SMS anywhere in the world, at great rates. Skype is free to download and easy to use.

Foursquare – Foursquare helps you find new ways to explore your city. See where your friends are, learn about the places they frequent and unlock rewards as you travel through the city.

LinkedIn – LinkedIn for iPhone puts your professional network just a touch away. Walk into any interview or client meeting with the ability to look up the details and connect with over 60 million professionals worldwide. Get the latest updates and messages from your network and keep them up-to-date with your status in real-time.

Messagey – ‘Messagey!’ is the ultimate free SMS app with super-fast load times and super-fast message sending, allowing you to send your messages, super-fast! It’s quick and convenient, since it brings an all new way of sending messages to the iPhone, with the introduction of our intuitive ‘Message Sliders’, allowing you to save commonly used messages – so they’re ready to send with just a few taps

Fring – Fring is a multi-award winning mobile application that lets you make free voice calls, free video calls (one way) and live IM chats directly from your iPhone and iPod touch.


Dragon Dictation – Dragon Dictation is an easy-to-use voice recognition application powered by Dragon NaturallySpeaking that allows you to easily speak and instantly see your text or email messages. In fact, it’s up to five (5) times faster than typing on the keyboard. With Dragon Dictation you can also update your Facebook status, send notes and reminders to yourself, or Tweet to the world….all using your voice. So when you’re on-the-go, stop typing and start speaking – from short text messages to longer email messages, and anything in between.

Cisco WebEx Meeting Center – Tap into WebEx online meetings on your iPhone, wherever you are! Use this application to attend, schedule, and start meetings. Get the full meeting experience with native 3G or WiFi support for simultaneous data and audio. Don’t just listen in, join in!

EasyTask Manager – Our personal task manager. Very simple and easy to use User Interface. EasyTask Manager supports the GTD (Getting Things Done) method. You can also run it on Mac or Windows. And the best part is that you can sync multiple computers with EasyTask on your iPhone.

ShapeWriter – Built on many years of scientific research at the IBM Almaden Research Center, ShapeWriter is a revolutionary text input method that frees you from the constraints and frustrations of a conventional method. Simply slide your finger on the gesture-keyboard and lift to complete an entire word. ShapeWriter’s intelligent algorithms can turn the single gesture stroke into your intended word. For example, a stroke from F to U to N on the keyboard will be recognized as the word “fun”. Ignore repeat letters. For rare names and acronyms, type only once and you will be able to shape write the next time.





iHandy Level

iHandy Level Free – iHandy Level (one of the 5 tools in iHandy Carpenter toolkit) is now for free! Take this chance to download! This might be the most beautiful and accurate level you can get in hand. Unlike some other levels in app store, this one is fully functional with calibration capability. It’s accurate after calibrated.

Flashlight – Flashlight fills your screen with bright white light to illuminate your world when you find yourself in a dark spot or concert. Includes fully customizable special effects including: Strobe Light, Trippy, S.O.S., Yin-Yang, ((NEW)) Holiday Lights and more!


Alarm Clock Free – Alarm Clock Free turns your iPhone or iPod touch into a beautiful digital clock and alarm clock for free!

Free Wi-Fi Finder – Instantly find FREE Wi-Fi Internet hotspots wherever you are in the world! JiWire’s Global FREE Wi-Fi app uses your iPhone’s GPS and network triangulation capabilities to locate free Wi-Fi Internet access.


Ruler – Now you can use your iPod touch or iPhone as a ruler. How to do that? It’s quite simple! You can measure any object by placing it on the device screen or just next to it. By moving each line limiter one after another you can get a more accurate measurement. In addition it is possible to switch between centimeters and inches on the information screen. Ruler always saves your latest measurement and you can turn back to it any time. – Dictionary & Thesaurus – The free app delivers trusted reference content from and, including nearly 1,000,000 words and definitions and 90,000 synonyms and antonyms. No Internet connection is needed. The app also features audio pronunciations, similarly spelled words and’s popular Word of the Day that is enjoyed by millions of people.

Touch Mouse – Touch Mouse by Logitech turns your iPhone or iPod touch into a wireless trackpad and keyboard for your computer. Do you connect your computer to your TV? Touch Mouse is the perfect solution for when you want to stay in control from the comfort of your couch. Point, click, scroll and type in any application—on a Mac or a PC.

Google Earth – Hold the world in the palm of your hand. With Google Earth for iPhone and iPod touch, you can fly to far corners of the planet with just the swipe of a finger. Explore the same global satellite and aerial imagery available in the desktop version of Google Earth, including high-resolution imagery for over half of the world’s population and a third of the world’s land mass.


Audio & Video

Shazam – Lovin’ that tune? Shazam gives you instant satisfaction when you want to know what song is playing. Just point your phone towards the music source to identify and buy the track, or share your discovery with friends and family.

SaavnSaavn Music brings you the best of Bollywood and beyond - anytime, anywhere. Search and play the world's largest catalog of Indian music, create and save your own playlists, and share your music with friends, followers, and contacts.

Record Video On iPhone 2G/3G – iCamcorder Lite – Record smooth videos with high quality audio on your iPhone EDGE, 2G or 3G device! The impressively smooth recording at 15fps adds a valuable feature to your iPhone, that you don’t want to miss in the 




FlickrShare your photos. Watch the world. Flickr® for the iPhone enables photo-sharing on the go - from your phone, to the world.


DarkslideConnected Flow is a long-time producer of Flickr related apps, including plug-ins for Apple”˜s iPhoto and Aperture.

Darkslide contains all features of the Flickr app described above, but it has a few additional features that every Flickr fan will want.



My Food

My Food by Yogendra174
My Food, a photo by Yogendra174 on Flickr.

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Wagtail Wags it

Wagtail Wags it by Yogendra174
Wagtail Wags it, a photo by Yogendra174 on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
bit old photo.. you guessed it.. nothing new to share :) (i mean all the ganesh visharjan photos are cool but already shared on FB so no fun re-sharing!!) so here goes the old birdy!

Wednesday, September 14, 2011

Why am i too small for the flags?

Via Flickr:
my best shot during Ganesh Visarjan (may i say, i like it the most :)

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Nail Abstract Macro

Nail Abstract Macro by Yogendra174
Nail Abstract Macro, a photo by Yogendra174 on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
If you decide, you can find beauty in anything!

Rusting nail on a Dhaba on way to Bhimashankar! Sigma 70-300 on macro mode (not Raynox)

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Panoramic Varandha

Panoramic Varandha by Yogendra174
Panoramic Varandha, a photo by Yogendra174 on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
11 vertical shots @ 18mm stitched together... this place was absolutely heaven.. could not resist taking the pano as no individual 18mm shot with a 1.6 crop factor was doing justice to the scene!

Hope you like it!

BTW.. can you see the monkeys on the tree (if not the upload is not a good quality and i need to figure out a way to upload larger version :D)

EXIF: 1/250s.f/11.ISO400 (11 Manually exposed shots)
Stitching Software: Autostitch Freeware (
Editing Software: GIMP 6.8 Freeware

Monday, September 5, 2011

Tiny Yellow World

Tiny Yellow World by Yogendra174
Tiny Yellow World, a photo by Yogendra174 on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
I love my Sigma + Raynox + Diffuser combo.. this is why!

EXIF: 1/200s . f/16.0 . ISO 200 . 70 mm

Friday, September 2, 2011

Walk along the Curvy road in heaven

Via Flickr:
the light was just too good... not sure if i was able to do the justice to it!

EXIF: 1/125s . f/11.0 . ISO 200 . 47 mm

Wet Monsoon Road

Wet Monsoon Road by Yogendra174
Wet Monsoon Road, a photo by Yogendra174 on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
Road to Sinhagad last saturday early morning! (The cycle -- if visible -- makes it quite interesting i think!)