9 apps for the 4th of July

We celebrate the Fourth of July with backyard BBQ and “Independence Day” reruns. But the holiday’s about honoring America’s fiercely independent spirit and the patriots who fought for our enduring political freedoms. Nothing symbolizes the spirit of independence better than fireworks, which have been part of Fourth of July festivities since 1777. To find, photograph, or even play with fireworks, check out our picks for the best fireworks-themed apps.

Eventful

Not sure where to go for the best view of the fireworks? Eventful (iOS) is like Yelp for local activities. Get alerts and search for nearby fireworks shows, or buy tickets to events like night boat tours to celebrate in style. Eventful will update you on all the goings-on in your area.

VSCO Cam, Slow Shutter, Night Camera, and Blink

The best part of any fireworks display is the finale. Grab these camera apps before you head out for some amazing Facebook cover photos. For iOS, VSCO Cam leads the pack with its many customizable options, and Slow Shutter i… [Read more]






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