Just in time for Valentine's Day this Friday, these free iPhone apps have you covered if you haven't gotten around to making plans for your significant other yet or are concerned that it's too late to arrange something special to say “I love you”. As brick-and-mortar shopping gives way to online shopping, it's never to late to find that perfect way to say “I love you”, according to a Feb. 10 report in the “Los Angeles Times”.
The free app “Valentine Radio” is a romantic way to surprise your Valentine on a date or during a relaxing evening. This radio app includes 40 preselected radio stations, which can be streamed for free to your iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch or to your Apple TV via AirPlay.
“Be Mine” is a free iPhone app that helps you create a beautiful Valentine's Day card that you can send to your loved one. There's a wide selection of backgrounds, kisses, hearts, cupids and more, including funny decorations. You can include photos from your Camera Roll too.
With the free app “Valentine's Day Ringtones” you can wear your heart in your pocket and keep your romantic side alive forever. In this iPhone app you can discover new romantic songs and then set the ones that you like to ringtones. Note: While this app is free and so is the streaming romantic music, it is 99 cents to convert the song that you want into a ringtone.
One of the most popular gifts for Valentine's Day is flowers. “ProFlowers” lets you send fresh flowers from your iPhone in seconds. There are dozens of beautiful bouquets and plants to choose from and you can create personalized card messages to go with them. Delivery is as fast at the next day and you can use stored addresses. What's more, because you can set date reminders, this free iPhone app can be used for lots of occasions besides Valentine's Day.
Valentine's Day evening is traditionally one of the busiest restaurant days of the year. “Open Table” is the only app that helps you find and make reservations at over 20,000 restaurants in North America. Discover new restaurants, find available tables and make reservations in real time with this free app. You can even make special requests with your reservations, like “I'm proposing” or “It's our anniversary”.
“Valentine Radio” requires iOS 5.1+, is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and is optimized for iPhone 5.
“Be Mine Lite – Valentine's Day Card Creator requires iOS 4.0+, is compatible with iPhone 3GS+, iPad+ and iPod Touch (3G+).
“Valentine's Day Ringtones” is rated 9+ for suggestive themes. This free iPhone app requires iOS 6.0+, is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and is optimized for iPhone 5.
“ProFlowers – Send flowers – Quick delivery of roses, tulips, plants & more” requires iOS 7.0+, is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and is optimized for iPhone 5.
“Open Table” requires iOS 7.0+, is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and is optimized for iPhone 5.