New York has 9 home-grown apps that allow a user to eat, sleep and breathe everything New York. Whether you want to find out where you can find store discounts, grab free condoms in an emergency (no judgment) or report problems on the roads, these apps are a must-have for any true New Yorker.
So here's what you need to know:
Displays vendors who take part in the MiNY program
Lists the best bargains they have to offer in NYC
Helps you report any damage you witness to the streets of NYC
From graffiti to restaurant complaints- you can even use this app to find your phone when you inevitably leave it in the backseat of a cab
Keeps you up to date with Mayor Bloomberg
Fills you in on the happenings at City Hall
Helps you find you access to free condoms, no matter what neighborhood you're in
Again, no judgment
For all things Media in NYC- from videos, to news, and food reviews
Think of it as eBay but just for New Yorkers...with a little charity involved
Gives you options to buy, sell, donate or swap your wares across Gotham
The fun way to learn about recycling - it's like being back in kindergarten, minus the naps and lack of responsibility
Play the game that everyone wins- including the environment! Learn what you can recycle, where and how.
If you find yourself thirsty in New York - and in our sweltering summer temps, it's more than likely - use this app to locate a water fountain
It's cheap, it's environmentally friendly, what more do you need to know?
The easy way to decide who will be designated driver (a spin-the-bottle method) *PUNS!*
Calculates your blood alcohol level and calls you a cab if you've had a little too much
Don't be surprised if you end up saying 'you the man' out loud to your smart phone after one too many cocktails