December 30, 2009
iPhone Green Apps
If you have an iPhone,
Let it be known.
Give your screen a tap,
Download a green App!
Green Apps are Growing
The functionality and practicality of the thousands of Apps offered by the Apple iPhone has made it one of the most popular cell phones in the world. As the natural world continues to be negatively affected by human society, why not make a positive impact by simply downloading the following green iPhone Apps?
- Find Green is a location-based App that allows you to search and connect with 6 different categories of green businesses in your area. (Free)
- Carbon Calc is a green house gas emissions calculator for your driving, flying, and home energy use and it even allows you to purchase carbon offsets. (Free)
- iRecycle makes it extremely simple to find municipal and private drop-off recycling centers in your area. (Free)
- Carticipate allows you to find carpools around the world based on your destination and departure time. (Free)
- Green Meter computes your car's fuel and power usage characteristics allowing you to increase your vehicle's fuel efficiency while decreasing associated costs and environmental impacts. ($5.99)
- Seafood Guide is a great App created by the Monterey Bay Aquarium that allows you to make quick and easy sustainable seafood choices. (Free)
- GreenSpot Lite provides you with daily news, views, and podcasts on sustainability and green living. (Free)
The Apple iPhone site allows you to buy, update, and learn about the iPhone.
The Apple iTunes site is where you can download iTunes, and access the App Store.