[WEIRD APP] In light of the recent NSA/Snowden developments, everybody is more or less concerned about the safety of the informations they share online. Cryptstagram is planning on giving people a safe way to exchange messages "stashed between the pixels of glitchy photo filters indecipherable to all but your intended recipients."
[WEIRD APP] There is finally an app for cats, made by cats. Snapcat displays a laser-like red dot on the phone's screen supposed to pique the cat's interest. A picture is snapped every time the pet touches the screen.
[WEIRD APP] Google Trends lists the most common enquiries made on the search engine. The service has been around for a long time but it just got a brand new presentation, a dynamic hot trends visualizer.
[WEIRD APP] This iPhone app lets you modify a picture of your choice by applying one of the 12 presets at your disposal. Modify the parameters, such as the mess or pixel density and you will get a unique piece of pixel art.
[WEIRD APP] Everyone can now experiment with digital art thanks to Glitché. As easy to use as Instagram, just apply one of the 8 filters on the picture of your choice and play with it on the touchscreen until you get a great result.
[WEIRD APP] Based on the cult phrase from "Titanic", "Draw me like one of French girls", this app lets you be the Rose of a stranger across the globe who will have the pleasure to draw your pretty face. I
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[WEIRD APP] This new iOS app is "an exploration between photography and nostalgia." The pictures you snap with ThrowBack cannot be seen right away. You set the time of the "big reveal" yourself, from one month to five years.
[WEIRD APP] Watching television in a foreign country can be a real pain when you don't speak the language. Loducca imagined a solution to this problem with "Easy Way Subtitles". This website translates the closed captions of the main Brazilian channels in the language of your choice.