Best Kids Apps

Flashlight

An endlessly useful free utility app for the iPhone
Rated 4/5 based on 1 customer reviews
free In stock
Jamie Pearson. and work as an Freelance writer, a mother of two, and the publisher of two popular-ish websites: Best Kids Apps and Travel Savvy Mom. at BestKidsApps.
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flashlightFlashlight is one of those apps that people either love or hate.

Most people who’ve reviewed it on the iTunes store seem to hate it.  I love it.  Ever lose something in your purse?  Ever forget your book light when hurriedly packing for a trip?

This is a great utility app that I find myself launching over and over, and best of all it’s free.

Why we like it:
Use it for a book light if you forget yours!  It chews up battery life like crazy, but doesn’t go off until you turn it off.  I used it in a hotel room last weekend while my kids slept peacefully beside me.  It was so much better than going to sleep at 8:00pm when they did.  I’ve also used it to find things in my purse and open the door on my dark porch.

Things I don’t like?  Um, red?  Blue?  Green?  And strobe lights?  I don’t need ‘em, and I bet you don’t either.

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We tested version 1.5.1, which is compatible with the iPhone (OS 2.0 or later) and the iPod touch. Developer John Haney Software. Read our disclosure policy.

One thought on “Flashlight

  1. Lynette says:

    Who hasn’t lost something in their purse?! I can see how this app could come in handy. Thanks for the warning about chewing up battery life. I wouldn’t want to use it for too long! But in a emergency it could be a huge help.

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