SoundHound Infinity, Fiverr, Feedly

updated 11:18 am EST, Mon January 20, 2014 | Posted in iPhone Apps

SoundHound Infinity 5.7 ($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. The v5.7 update is strictly a maintenance release that fixes a number of bugs. [Download - 14.9MB]

Fiverr 1.32 (free) - Fiverr is a network that can help users find a host of different services that start at a cost of $5. The v1.32 update adds an online mode, which allows sellers to mark themselves as online. User pages that can be used for communication between buyers and sellers have also been added, along with additional language support. [Download - 14.1MB]

Feedly 18.0.5 (free) - Feedly provides users with a method of organizing, reading, and sharing content from their favorite websites. A new speed reading feature is offered in the latest release, along with an updated iPad design, new night theme, and faster image processing. In addition, a mark all as read card with reading stats option has also been added. [Download - 14.9MB]

Storehouse 1.0.1 (free) - Storehouse is a tool for creating and finding stories. Within the app users can combine images, videos, and text to create their own stories. Each of these can then be published to be viewed by friends and followers within the app, or shared via e-mail, Facebook, or Twitter. [Download - 20MB]

Darklings 1.1.2 ($1) - Darklings is an adventure game where players must travel through magical worlds that are entwined in a battle between dark and light. Players take on the role of Lum, the face of light, as he attempts to save the world from darkness by retrieving stars. This update introduces Companions, which can help players progress through the game, as well as an improved guided in-game tutorial. Several major bugs and crashes have also been resolved. [Download - 81.9MB]

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