Tag: north america

Arbor Day tree guide provides step-by-step tree identification

The Arbor Day Tree Identification Guide app (US$4.99) does exactly what its name suggests. It offers clear, beautifully illustrated step-by-step interaction. You start by choosing a section of North America to explore -- either primarily western or eastern regions. You then choose the kind of lea...

Continue Reading

Japanese robot pet powered by iPhone

Robotic pets are kind of kid stuff here in the US, but they're a big deal over in Japan, and here's one that takes advantage of the iPhone's popularity. The Smartpet is a robotic dog that "borrows" the iPhone as head unit. The body is mechanical, of course, but the head uses the iPhone's touchs...

Continue Reading

© 2015 AOL Inc. All Rights Reserved.