iPhone/iPod touch/iPad apps for Oct. 4
Here are the latest iPhone/iPod touch/iPod/iPad apps. You can find 'em at the Apple App Store (www.itunes.com/appstore/).
Enest Szoka has announced Buzz Attack 1, an iOS survival game where players play an old man who defends a park from a rampaging horde of flies coming out of a trash can. It's an US$0.99 game of quick reflex screen tapping merged with side-scrolling action.
Graphic Node has released Rapture Timer 1.0. The $0.99 app counts down the days left until Dec. 21, 2012 -- the Doomsday predicted by Mayan astrologers.
Richard Penner has introduced Sound Collection 1.0. The $2.99 app shows full discographies for each iTunes artist, highlighting albums the user may have missed. Users receive push notifications for nearby concerts notifications for new albums from artists in their collection.
Niles Technology has launched Middle School Writing. The $16.99 app guides students through the thinking process of writing by asking relevant questions necessary to prepare well-structured arguments.
DataWiz is a new, free data usage app for all iOS devices. Purportedly, it's the only such app that doesn't "kill" your battery.
You can personalize your slot machine gaming experience on iOS devices with Slots Booth. The $0.99 app let's you put your photo or any photo into the slot machine. Plus, you can customize your playing even more with themes that change the entire look of the slot machine.