Archive | September, 2020

App of the Week – Shufflehead

27 Sep

Looking for something fun to do on your phone? Are you a fan of coloring books? Try out Shufflehead, an app that blends together

What is The ShuffleHead App?
• an interactive, perpetually mixable character maker
• a music sequencer with unlimited combinations
• an infinite word game and story generator
• an adult coloring book with an unlimited number of pictures to color

http://www.shufflehead.com

App of the Week – The Carrot Apps

13 Sep

Are you looking for a cool family of apps? Try the Carrot app family that has weather, to-do, alarm, fit, or hunger apps that are each unique. For example, they have a talking alarm clock that makes waking up fun! As you level up in the alarm clock’s twisted little game, you’ll unlock gifts like new songs, app upgrades, and even a collection of bedtime stories. If you are looking for apps that all work nicely together, this is what you’ve been looking for!

http://www.meetcarrot.com/

Common Texting Symbols

8 Sep

What are the top texting symbols? Have you ever received a text and wondered what does that symbol mean? Below are a few examples.

TEXT SYMBOL MEANING

#:-)
%- )
%-(
%-}
%-6
&:-)
(-:
(:-)
(:::X:::)
******@*
*<|:o)>
/: – |
/\(00)/\
: – )…
:-7
Smiling with a fur hat
Confused or merry
Confused and unhappy
Intoxicated
Not very clever
Smiling with curls
Smiling
Smiling with helmet
Plaster / Elastoplast
Centipede wearing a sombrero
Santa Claus
Unamused, mildly cross
Spider
Drooling
Smirk

 

Download the PDF with all the symbols.
Common-Texting-Symbols

App of the Week – Habitica

6 Sep

Gamify Your Habits! Habitica is a self-improvement app with game mechanics overlaid to help the player keep track of and remain motivated to achieve their goals. Rewards are achieved through maintaining real-life goals, in the form of Habits, Dailies, and To-Dos. Motivate yourself to achieve your goals by trying the Habitica app! Let us know how you like it!

https://habitica.com/

Nonprofit of the Month – Boys & Girls Clubs of America

1 Sep

Boys & Girls Clubs of America’s mission is to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens. They provide a safe haven for more than 4 million youth, giving them an opportunity to discover their great futures. If you are looking to help pay it forward, check out this organization.

https://www.bgca.org/