Houston – There’s an App For That

If you have an iPhone or iPod Touch, you may want to get some of these Houston apps. All of the apps listed here are free, so download a few from the iTunes app store and check them out.


Houston Travel Companion – From the Greater Houston Convention & Visitors Bureau. Includes information and coupons for local Houston attractions, dining, events, etc.

CultureMap – Your guide to Houston culture, shopping, dining and more.

SwamiCity Pocket Concierge – Tons of information on everything Houston. Available in multiple languages.

Houston “At a Glance” City Guide – Includes information in several categories, including history and culture, what to see, eating out, shopping, accommodations, and nightlife.


ABC13 – Get news headlines, weather, traffic, video and more from Channel 13, KTRK.

KHOU – Get news headlines, weather, traffic, video and more from Channel 11, KHOU.

MyFoxHouston – Get news headlines, weather, traffic, video and more from Channel 26, Fox News.

Telemundo 47 – News in Spanish.

Houston Business Journal – Business news.

Houston Traffic – Find out what is happening on Houston roadways so you can avoid the traffic jams. Get info on construction and accidents, and access live traffic cams.


Houston Press – Information on events, dining and more.

KUHF – Listen to news and music from KUHF public radio on your phone.

KTRU – Listen to the Rice University radio station on your phone.

Houston Symphony – News and music from the Houston Symphony.


Houston Zoo – The official app of the zoo. Keep up with zoo events and  your favorite animals.


Houston Magazine – The iPhone edition of Houston’s lifestyle magazine.

Houston Bride’s Magazine – The iPhone edition of Houston Bride magazine.


Craigs+ Houston – Browse CraigsList classifieds.

Check My Neighbors – With just a click, you will find out how much the residents near your GPS position earn. Interesting statistics.

You Know You Are From Houston (Lite) – Game with fun “facts” about Houston.

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