ZDNet App Wrap: February 18, 2013

ZDNet App Wrap: February 18, 2013

Summary: This week the App Wrap features Fleksy, Say Your Appointment, Kickstarter, Unity Launcher, Mailbox, UniSafe, "Rome2rio", and Optus Recharge Now.

TOPICS: AppWrap, Apps

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    Unity Launcher

    Platform: Android

    Price: AU$1.93

    If you cannot wait for an Ubuntu Phone, then this may be the customisation for you.

    This app adds an Ubuntu-like Launcher to the left or right side of your Android's screen, and allows some of the customised settings that one expects from a launcher bar.

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    Platform: iOS

    Price: Free

    Yes, we covered the app last week, but remember that painfully slow reservation system we mentioned? Having just reinstalled the app, our reservation is number 813,196. Last week, they completed 150,000 reservations.

    If waiting for a month for an app to be useful is your thing, then get cracking on this one.

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    Platform: Android

    Price: Free

    The glut of university-backed apps continues, but where fun was had at last week's example, this week's is an initiative that is worthy of praise.

    Did you know the number of your university's emergency contacts when you were a wee student? Well, now there's an app for that.

Topics: AppWrap, Apps

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