• Weber's On the Grill

    Time to bust out the grill with this app by Weber. Boasting an extensive list of 280 classic recipes, as well as 40 recipes for rubs, marinades, and sauces, Weber's On The Grill will turn you into a seasoned BBQ pro in no time.

  • WaveWatch

    If your favorite sumemr pastime includes hitting the waves with your surfboard, then Wave Watch is your app. It lets you access every NOAA buoy in North America, providing real-time wind and water conditions.

  • Throw Back

    Keep the memories of your summer time adventures alive with Throw Back. Simply snap a picture with your phone and choose a return date for the photo between one month and five years from now. You can also tag the people in the photo and include a message to your future-self.

  • Spotify

    Seriously, if haven't already downloaded Spotify for your phone, do it now. It's a convenient, easy and above all absolutely free way to enjoy your favorite music on the go.

  • Allergy Alert

    Pollen – the one thing that ruins spring and summer altogether for allergy sufferers across the globe. Allergy Alert provides you with all the necessary tools to keep the threat in check.

  • GateGuru

    The ultimate travel app, Gate Guru makes your upcoming summer trip a lot easier. It provides you with real-time flight status with push notifications, last-minute airport rental car reservations at discounted rates, estimated TSA security wait times for your checkpoints, airport maps and tips, and much more.

  • Find My Friends

    Whether you're trying to find your mates in the busy streets of Bangkok or in a crowd of merry festival-goers, Find My Friends makes it significantly easier. This fine little app helps you locate your friends and identifies their exact location on the app’s navigational map.

  • FIFA

    Stay up to date with everything soccer-related with the official FIFA app. The world's most comprehensive soccer app helps you keep track of “hundreds of competitions, thousands of goals and over a million minutes of football every single week.” This might come especially handy during the upcoming World Cup.

  • Citymaps

    Make maps of your favorite places across the U.S. and share them with your friends, and check out maps by celebrities and publishers. Features include real-time Instagram photos, menus, tips, navigation, and directions.

  • Beer Buddy

    There is no better way to battle the sweltering summer heat than with a crisp cold brew. Want to know more about your favorite hop juice? Just download Beer Buddy, scan the barcode and access an extensive database covering history, alcohol content, user reviews, the brewery behind the beer and much more.

Lists April, 14 2014

Buyer’s Guide: 10 Apps for the Upcoming Summer Season

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The past few weeks’ Buyer’s Guides have been all about providing you with a range of steezy threads for the upcoming warm days and nights. This time around, we focus on your mobile game, providing you with a list of our 10 essential summer apps for both iPhone and Android. Whether you are about to hit the waves with your surfboard, plan your summer trip to Europe, or want to keep track of the upcoming World Cup in Brazil, we’ve got the matching app for you. Have a look at them in the gallery above.