FREE iPhone Apps | Retailers, News, & More!

Why would someone who doesn’t have an iPhone want to write a post about iPhone apps?!  Simple, I have tons of friends who have iPhones AND I’m really good at digging up unknown things on the web – why limit myself?!  Included in this post are the things I would look up for myself, and just want to know (including 35 iPhone apps you might not have known existed!)

Apple Deals

Did you know?! Apple now offers an Out-of-Warranty Service program that allows you to bring in your iPhone that would otherwise be ineligible for warranty service (for example stopped working but physically intact, water-damaged, cracked screen, etc.)  and they’ll replace your iPhone with a new or refurbished iPhone for the Out-of-Warranty Service fee listed below:

iPhone 3GS Out-of-Warranty Service
16GB & 32GB $199
iPhone 3G Out-of-Warranty Service
8GB, 16GB $199
Original iPhone Out-of-Warranty Service
4GB, 8GB & 16GB $199

*As of 3/8/2010 – it just can’t be shattered into a million pieces

  • Clearance Section – Check out the clearance
  • Educational Deals – Apple offers educational discounts for college students and faculty and staff at all grade levels to purchase Mac computers, Apple software, and select accessories at special prices.

iPhone Apps Directory (online for easy browsing)

iTunes iPhone Apps w/o iTunes complete listing

Overstock iPhone App: iPhone App

Pear Analytics – Website Analyzer – iPhone App:

Pear Analytics Website Analyzer

Website Analyzer allows you to quickly run an analysis on any website within about 30 seconds. Each site is scored from 0 to 100 and color-coded for easy explanation. You get a detailed report with simple explanations of each feature of how to improve your SEO (search engine optimization) capability.

Zyrtec Allergy iPhone App:

ZYRTEC® AllergyCast
The ZYRTEC® AllergyCast gives you the allergy and weather info you need to help. LOVE THE AIR..

  • Get the allergy forecast for today and tomorrow.
  • Know the top allergens to watch out for.
  • See the hourly, daily, or 10-day weather forecast plus the relative humidity.
  • Save your favorite locations then view them on a map along with the pollen levels for each.
  • Access details for ZYRTEC® products for adults and children.

WOAI News iPhone App:

WOAI Mobile Local News
The San Antonio, TX news experience been waiting for is finally here! Catch the latest news, sports and weather wherever you go with the WOAI Mobile Local News application. Mobile Local News takes the best features from the WOAI newscast and Web site and rolls them into a mobile experience that is a must on your iPhone and iPod.

KENS San Antonio News iPhone App:

KENS 5 San Antonio
Keep up with what’s happening in San Antonio with KENS 5 San Antonio on your iPhone and iPod Touch. The KENS 5 San Antonio application gives you news updates, the latest weather forecast, video, local sports info, movie show times and more – all at your fingertips.

Sky Mall iPhone App:

Sky Mall iPhone App

bebe iPhone App:

bebe iphone app
The bebe Mobile application allows iPhone and iPod touch users to quickly browse, search and purchase products available on using a simple, yet stylish, interface. bebe clients have full access to their existing cart, payment and shipping options.

the Fray iPhone App:

*$1.99 – but I <3 the Fray…

The Fray Live iphone app

Dragon Diction – iPhone App:

*I also use the software for my computer and LOVE it!

Dragon Dictation iphone app
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.

Skype iPhone App:

Skype iphone app
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.

AT&T myWireless Mobile iPhone App:

AT&T myWireless Mobile iphone app
AT&T myWireless Mobile allows you to manage your AT&T wireless account from your iPhone or iPod Touch devices.

McCormick Recipe Finder iPhone App:

McCormick Recipe Finder iphone app
Never again be stumped for a delicious recipe idea. The McCormick Recipe Finder has a collection of over 1,000 trusted recipes, developed and tested by our kitchens.

The Weather Channel iPhone App:

The Weather Channel iphone app

The New York Times News iPhone App:

NYTimes iphone app
Take the high-quality news and information of The New York Times with you on the go.

Bloomberg iPhone App:

Bloomberg iphone app
Bring the power of the most trusted source for financial information to your iPhone, along with tools to help you analyze the world’s markets. iPhone App: iphone app
The application allows you to search and access millions of videos no matter where you go – now with more full episodes of shows!

Showtime iPhone App:

Showtime iphone app

Discovery Channel iPhone App:

Discovery Channel iphone app
With the FREE Discovery Channel iPhone application you.ll get new videos, daily news stories, quizzes, photos, TV schedules and more. Illustrating the world in all its wonder, diversity and amazement, Discovery Channel creates the highest quality content to ignite your curiosity, immerse you in the how and why, and satisfy you with information.

IMDb iPhone App:

IMDb Movies & TV iphone app
IMDb is the world’s largest collection of movie, TV and celebrity information. IMDb is the leading app on the iPhone and iPod Touch to find US showtimes, watch trailers, browse photo galleries, get US TV listings, find latest DVD releases, explore popular charts and share movie info.

ABC News iPhone App:

USA TODAY iphone app
Take ABC News with you while you’re on the go! Get one touch access to Top of the Hour video news briefs, local videos and weather, daily top stories and pictures, breaking news, emergency alerts and more.

Best Buy iPhone App:

Best Buy iphone App
The current version brings you all of Best Buy’s weekly deals, and more. Visually browse or accurately search our entire inventory. Dive deeper into each product through ratings, reviews, related items and enlarged views. Fill and manage your favorites and shopping cart on your phone.

Sports Illustrated iPhone App:

Sports Illustrated iphone app
Stay current on the hot sports news and topics of the day with Sports Illustrated’s free application for the iPhone and iPod Touch. SI’s world famous writing and photography get delivered directly to your device along with the latest scores of your favorite pro and college teams.

CNN iPhone App:

*NOT Free – $1.99

CNN Mobile iphone app iPhone App: iphone app
Dictionary & Thesaurus at your finger tips!

Wikipedia iPhone App:

Wikipedia Mobile iphone app
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.

NASA Official iPhone App:

The first official NASA App invites you to discover a wealth of NASA information right on your iPhone or iPod Touch.

Google Earth iPhone App:

Google Earth iphone app
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.

Urbanspoon iPhone App:

*I love this app!

Urbanspoon iphone app
Can’t decide where to eat? Urbanspoon can help. Shake your iPhone and the Urbanspoon slot machine will pick a good restaurant for you to try. Keep shaking until you find a restaurant you’re happy with.

Kayak Travel Discounts iPhone App:

KAYAK Flight, Hotel Search iphone app
KAYAK for the iPhone connects to, the best travel search engine in the world. Compare hundreds of travel sites at once.

Southwest iPhone App:

Southwest Airlines iphone app
Traveling with Southwest Airlines is now even more convenient with our first iPhone app. Make reservations, check in for flights, and access your Rapid Rewards account directly from your iPhone. Plus, our iPhone app has DING! functionality built in, giving you instant access to exclusive, limited-time-only air fare deals.

Meebo iPhone App:

Meebo iphone app
Meebo is integrated, all-in-one instant messaging that connects you with your friends everywhere.

Target iPhone App:

target iphone app

Walgreens iPhone App:

Walmart Iphone app
With the official Walgreens iPhone app, there.s a way to order prescription refills on-the-go and prints of the photos you just took on your phone. You can also find your nearest Walgreens and the week.s hottest in-store savings on your way to the store.

Macy’s iPhone App:

Macy's iphone app

The Home Depot iPhone App:

The Home Depot iPhone App

Hope this was a helpful post!  I enjoyed finding out more about iPhone, I love my MacBook!

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