All About Apps Spring 2019


We all enjoy apps that help us in our everyday life.

We found a handful that you might be interested in adding to your collection.

Be sure to check these out!




Veterinary Dictionary: For pet owners and animal lovers, here is a source that defines various terms that a veterinary staff member uses to describe your four-legged family member. To get to the keyboard to enter the term that interests you, click on the magnifying glass icon. This app is available free for IOS and Android devices.


Flixster: For frequent movie-goers, this free app will show you which movies are showing near your location. In addition to the title and a publicity poster from each one, most include a Rotten Tomatoes or audience approval rating. It also includes a feature to enable you to purchase tickets before you arrive at the theater. It is available to download for Android and IOS devices.


Cruisebe: Cruise enthusiasts will find this free app very helpful when planning a cruise. Your first steps are to choose a cruise line, a specific ship on that line, and the date. For example, Princess Cruise’s Island Princess will be leaving from Ft. Lauderdale on April 9 and calling at various ports in Central America and Mexico before docking in Los Angeles 16 days later. Also included on this app are options to explore ships and explore ports through photos and print. It is only available for IOS devices. This free app offers paperless coupons and answers to frequently asked questions about them. This app is available for IOS and Android devices.



AAA Mobile app: Access such AAA services as roadside assistance, gas prices, and member discounts by visiting the Apple App Store or Google Play to add this free app to your smartphone.


Originally posted in the Freeman/Lozier Library’s quarterly newsletter, More Than BooksV. 22 No. 2, Spring 2019.

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