Tech Street: 10 Christmas Special Mobile Apps For The Festive Season



From a greeting card maker to a cooking recipe, find everything this Christmas in one touch on your phone. Here’s a mix of 10 Christmas apps you should consider downloading and celebrate Christmas in a smart way!

SC20131219-224157Greeting Card Maker – Free (Android, iOS)
For many of us Christmas card isn’t just passé. Create your own custom greeting card and wish all your near and dear ones this Christmas. The card creator allows you to make custom cards using your own photos and also from the library of photos within the app. You can save and share your greeting cards via Facebook, email, MMS, Google+, Twitter and more. The library also offers several ready-made cards for you to choose from. You can also take pictures from the phone camera and create a card.

SC20131219-232351Xmas Organizer – Free (Android)
Organize all your Christmas gifts, keep track of your ideas and always be aware of your budget by using this Xmas Organizer. Organize and manage their Christmas shopping and gifts with this app. The app has been designed to help you maintain your budget as one could unknowingly over indulge during festive times. It will also remind you of each gift, so that you don’t miss out on anything. The app also allows you to use pictures of people and gifts, organize gifts and people and comes with an lock, so that no one peak into your list. You can also count the days to Christmas using this app!

5730770-1337493531761Christmas Live Wallpaper – Free (Android)
This app ensures that you groove to the Christmas spirit each time you glance at the phone’s screen. The live wallpaper is free and features a sparkling tree of light plus a countdown to Christmas and the New Year. The free version also lets you tweak settings like – selecting the tree (standard, happy or frozen), quantity and speed of the snow, color, shape and effects of the lights. You can also choose to keep it sound or disable it.

SC20131219-233630Christmas Ringtones – Free (Android, iOS)
Download this app and feel the spirit of Christmas every time your phone rings. The free Christmas Ringtone app is easy to download and has several tunes to select from. You can select a particular clip as your ringtone by long-pressing and holding down the button and then clicking on save. These can be set as ringtones, notifications, alarms and also be assigned to contacts!

SC20131219-215829Allthecooks Recipes – Free (Android, iOS)
This social recipe app is perfect to find the best traditional Christmas recipes as it has a section dedicated to it. It also has a vibrant community of cooks where recipes are shared via the tablet or phone. Cook and share ideas from people around the world. Scan through a large number of recipes using search filters and prepare mouth watering dishes this Christmas. There are recipe categories too that include main dishes, appetizers, drinks, side dishes, soups, diet recipes and a lot more! One interesting feature is the ‘Ask and answer questions’ wherein you can ask what you want and you will be notified the moment someone responds. You can also bookmark your recipes for future reference and save a shopping list too! The app also give nutritional information for all dishes.

SC20131219-235638Wrapping Cloth – Free (Android, iOS)
Have a problem wrapping gifts? The Wrapping cloth comes to the rescue. It makes wrapping a gift fun and creative by showing 22 types of wrapping methods including square box, watermelon, bottles and also two basic knots. Based on the Japanese technique, dubbed Furoshiki, the cloth wrapping replaces paper and plastic with cloth and simplifies the process of wrapping with various styles!

SC20131220-001215Christmas carols – Free (iOS, Android)
Prepare for this holiday season by listening to a collection of all Christmas songs and carols. Enjoy the happiest time of the year and listen to these tracks anytime and anywhere. You can also try the karaoke option and sing along! Spread some cheer with these songs and celebrate Christmas!

SC20131220-003932Christmas Tree Maker – Free (iOS, Android)
Bring joy to the world, deck the halls and decorate your Christmas tree from scratch while on-the-go. The Christmas Tree Maker app lets you choose and customize your tree. Choose from the background to the lights and ornaments on the tree. You can select the streamers and amount of snow (read cotton) on your tree. Decorate it as you like, choose the traditional simple manner or decorate it elaborately. Lastly, add ornaments like balls, candy canes, angels and gingerbreads of different shapes, sizes and colours. Share it on Facebook or email it to a friend and spread the happiness!

SC20131220-003834Xmas Photo Frames – Free (Android, iOS)
Choose from the variety of frames based on Christmas and fix your photograph in it. Choose from Christmas trees, snowman, ornaments, santa claus, reindeers and more. You can either select a photograph from the gallery or take one using your camera through the app. Perfect for selfie’s, this app adds amazing effects to all photographs and also provides a range of colours and styles. You can also share your creation through social media.

SC20131220-003729Christmas Story Elf Advent – Free (Android, iOS)
All kids can enjoy the Christmas story as they hear about Santa’s elves. With games, poems, stories and an advent calendar, this app is suitable for all kids who want to learn everything about Christmas. Help the elves to save Christmas or listen to a story or solve a puzzle, choose any option! The app also throws a couple of riddles and brainteasers to add to the fun!

Which one of these handy apps do you plan to use this Christmas?

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Always curious, writing was something she discovered accidentally which she now enjoys. Loves reading fiction, dislikes staying idle and enjoys spontaneous trips or treks over weekends.



Always curious, writing was something she discovered accidentally which she now enjoys. Loves reading fiction, dislikes staying idle and enjoys spontaneous trips or treks over weekends.