FedEx Mobile, Scanner Mini, SoundHound Infinity

updated 10:16 am EST, Wed December 19, 2012 | Posted in iPhone Apps

FedEx Mobile 4.0 (free) - FedEx Mobile allows users to track the status of any package. The v4.0 update adds a FedEx location finder that displays information on the closest stores, including hours, offered services, and driving directions. Tracking results can also now be e-mailed to others, and multiple shipments can be tracked without needing to login. [Download - 7.4MB]

Scanner Mini 1.0 (free) - Scanner Mini can be used to import physical documents directly onto and iOS device. The software uses the built-in camera to scan a document and then performs various corrections to turn the image into a PDF. Automatic edge detection and perspective correction ensures that the document is centered in the scan, while the image processing features help to remove any shadows. [Download - 25.8MB]

SoundHound Infinity 5.2.2 ($7) - SoundHound Infinity is a music recognition tool that can identify songs by listening to them for a few seconds. After identifying a song the app provides users with the song title, artist, lyrics, and a link to purchase the song in iTunes. An issue related to iCloud has been resolved with this release. [Download - 9.1MB]

Fruit Ninja 1.8.4 ($1) - In Fruit Ninja players attempt to slice as many fruits as possible by swiping their finger across the screen. The game includes three different play modes, Classic, Zen, and Arcade, as well as online multiplayer for Game Center-enabled devices. Support for the iPhone 5 has been added with this release, along with new blades, extra backgrounds, and new challenges. New blades include the Cloud Kicker and Sakura Slicer, while backgrounds include Cloudy Skies and Cherry Blossom. [Download - 41.8MB]

Carcassone 3.0 ($10) - Carcassonne is a digital version of the land building board game. All of the original artwork is included, along with support for both offline and online multiplayer. A new expansion, Traders and Builders, is now available as an in-app purchase. The expansion includes 24 new tiles, as well as new items that give players additional turns and make fields more valuable. The update also introduces a new scoring system that developers believe will be easier to understand. [Download - 427MB]

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