For people who hit the snooze button more times than you can count – FreakyAlarm just might be what you need. This alarm clock app is like no other as it will force you to clear that sleep-fogged brain of yours before it stops nagging you to wake up.
Like a lot of folks, I use my iPhone to wake up in the morning. However, it’s not so great at the job: the built-in app for alarms, prosaically named “Clock,” is pretty pitiful. It used to be better, but the recent shrinking of the “alarm stop” button to comically un-tappable proportions while simultaneously upsizing […]
This may or may not be the best app you’ll discover this week, but I just couldn’t resist. I’m not a morning person, although lately, I’ve been waking up way too early; and for the longest time, the default alarm clock on the iPhone has worked for me. The trick: set up multiple alarms. After […]
The alarm goes off. Your hand flops around looking for your iPhone so you can hit snooze. What seems like a minute later, the alarm goes off again, and your hand moves on its own accord once again. Repeat. Rinse. Repeat. Isn’t that the usual scenario every morning? Maybe Eric Rieper, a Pratt Institute MFA […]
What’s the best way to wake up in the morning? For someone who is not exactly a morning person, there is no perfect answer to that, although the sound and smell of sizzling bacon (and coffee!) comes pretty close. It’s a rare treat to have those sounds and smells, though, especially if you live alone […]
There’s always been something strange about me and alarm clocks: in College- and, I’ll admit, even way past that- I required no less than three clocks to get me up, each one set about a minute apart. I’ve been known to turn an alarm off and go back to sleep, and not remember a thing […]