Top 10 Must-Have Indigenous iPhone Apps
Don’t have enough time to sift through 300,000+ apps to find the good ones? We’ve done the work for you and compiled 10 must-have apps that will save you time, make your life easier and make you smile.
1) American Indian Magazine: American Indian is the award-winning magazine of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian. From Alaska’s Native villages to the Andean communities of South America, American Indian tells inspiring and enlightening stories illustrated with glorious photography and video.
2) Native American Encyclopedia: Native American Encyclopedia is the largest and only online encyclopedia devoted exclusively to Native Americans, American Indians, Métis, Inuit, First Nations, Aboriginal Peoples, and our communities in North America.
3) Tribal Casinos Indian Gaming: Search 449 casinos from 238 tribes!
4) PowWows.com: PowWows.com is your source for all things Native American Pow Wow since 1996. Pow-Wows.com is your portal to explore Native American life, culture and history through photos, videos, forums, Pow Wow Calendar, Native American Information, and more.
5) Pow Wow Radio: Pow Wow Radio – Your free 24/7 online station for Native American Pow Wow Music
6) Indian Law Programs – Native American Law School Centers: This is the ultimate Indian law school programs directory for Indian Country!
7) First Peoples of North America for iPad: This digital resource from the makers of the Manual for the Unit-ed States of America app includes: -Directory of over 800 Indian Nations in the US and Canada -Historical documents and legal texts
8) FirstVoices Chat: FirstVoices Chat is a multilingual texting app with keypads serving over 100 Indigenous languages. The app was developed in response to First Nation youth who want to communicate via social media in their own languages. Most Indigenous writing systems use unique characters previously unavailable in mobile technologies.
9) Medicinal Herbs: This cool FREE app gives you the best info of many traditional herbs & botanical used in complementary & alternative medicine (CAM).
10) FireMountain Catalogue: Your favorite jewelry-making catalog is now more portable than ever. Fire Mountain Gems and Beads Catalog app enables you access to the latest catalogs to shop online right on your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad. Now you can view the latest beads, findings and other jewelry-making supplies whenever (and wherever) you want!