If you’ve been watching the app store’s Top 25 list or are a big fan of the wide variety of entertainment applications available, you might have noticed a few apps from the same developer floating somewhere near the top. Which apps? The Talking Friends series from Outfit7 which includes Talking
Sleep Cycle is a bio-alarm clock and sleep tracker which uses your iPhone's accelerometer to monitor your movements through the night and wake you when its alarm will be least disruptive to your natural sleep cycle.
A bio-alarm is like the opposite of a snooze button. So instead of the scattershot approach of setting your traditional alarm for 6AM and hitting snooze until you absolutely must get out of bed at 6:30, you'll set Sleep Cycle for 6:30AM and count on your iPhone to decide when during the preceding thirty minutes you are already most alert and close to wakefulness anyway. As a result, you only have to wake once (per day, sorry) at a closer-to-ideal time, helping you to start the morning feeling more refreshed and less groggy.
If you like to track your vitamin intake, here's an application for you. This application allows you to enter your vitamin information and easily note when you took them. It is simple to add new vitamins, and while you're noting your vitamin intake you can save notes to yourself via a quick 'notes' button.
iDream is an ambient audio relaxation app with many uses. The app comes with 25 stereo sounds which are specially designed to provide a calm environment for sleeping, napping, or just relaxing. It also comes with a color visualizer which can be optionally activated.
Weightbot is a simplified weight tracking application which lets you log daily weigh-ins. It comes with a built-in BMI estimator based on height and a graphing mode to check out your progress on the fly.