Time for another round of apps that cover the spectrum of your beloved mobile device, be it iPhone, Android or Windows!

The Weekly App Smack is the best of new or updated design and productivity apps (and maybe a couple of fun ones, too) for the busy design or engineering professional and this week we have a list sure to make you more efficient.

Do you have an app suggestion that has made your life easier or changed up your workflow? Let us know in the comments below or send it into tips@www.solidsmack.com.

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Felt Cards

“Felt is the highest quality, most personal way to send real, handwritten cards and photos. Pick a card, write a message with your finger and we print your handwritten message to look 100% authentic, like you wrote it with pen and paper.”



“Buried deep in its massive catalog, Amazon does indeed have all sorts of nice stuff. Canopy was built to help you find it.”


Invoice by Alto

“Invoice by Alto makes it simple for small to medium business owners to create professional invoices and accept payments on the go. We are the perfect invoicing solution for all types of businesses from freelancers and consultants, electricians to plumbers, from dog walkers to gardeners.”


Free WiFi

“Wiman is a global WiFi network that allows people like you to connect to the Internet for free and share their WiFi safely without the password is visible.”


Weather Timeline

“Weather Timeline is a simple weather app that focuses on summarizing the next hour, the next 48 hours and the next week so you don’t have to. It presents the forecast in a timeline to help you quickly glance and digest the information and has a strong focus on color to outline the weather conditions.”



“Notepad+ is the universal app for taking notes, drawing, handwriting and sketching right on the screen of your device. Handwrite or type notes, draw with colors, write memos, sketch ideas or schemes, keep a travel journal or make a shopping list – it’s the pen & paper right on your device, available at hand exactly when you need it. Notepad+ is the most capable and intuitive note-taking app ever.”