For Seniors: Recommended Apps for Your iPhone 4S - dummies

For Seniors: Recommended Apps for Your iPhone 4S

New iPhone 4S apps are in development, so you’ll find even more apps that can fit your needs than those listed here. Access the App Store by tapping the App Store icon on the Home screen. Then tap in the Search box and enter an app name. Suggested matches are listed. Tap one to see more information about it.

Here are some interesting apps to explore:

  • Sudoku2 (Free): If you like this mental math puzzle in print, try it out on your iPhone. It has three lessons and several levels ranging from easiest to nightmare, making it a great way to make time fly by in the doctor’s or dentist’s waiting room.


  • StockWatch Portfolio Tracking ($.99): Keep track of your investments with this app on your iPhone. You can use the app to create a watch list and record your stock performance.

  • Price Grabber iPhone Edition (Free): Use this app to find low prices on just about everything. Read product reviews and compare list prices.

  • Flickr (Free): If you use the Flickr photo-sharing service on your computer, why not bring the same features to your iPhone? This app is useful for sharing images with family and friends.

  • Paint Studio ($.99): Get creative! You can use this powerful app to draw, add color, and even create special effects. If you don’t need all these features, try Paint Studio Jr.

  • Virtuoso Piano Free 2 HD (Free): If you love to make music, you’ll love this app, which gives you a virtual piano keyboard to play and compose on the move.

  • Nike Training Club (Free): Use this handy utility to help design personalized workouts, see step-by-step instructions to help you learn new exercises, and watch video demonstrations. The reward system in this app may just keep you going toward your workout goals.

iBooks is the outstanding, free e-reader app that opens up a world of reading on your iPhone.