By TriggerWave LLC
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A simple, straightforward app to get detailed nutritional information for over seven thousand foods.
The data is built in; there is no need to have a network connection. Just search for the food and select a portion size.
The nutritional information comes from the United States Department of Agriculture (http://www.usda.gov).
- Search-as-you-type for foods
- Multi-word search
- Detailed information for over 7000 foods and drinks
- No network connection required
- Detailed food descriptions, not abbreviations
- Ultra-fast loading time (compare with our competitors!)
What's New in Version 1.1.2
Weight Watchers points.
It's difficult for me to understand how people could rate this application low because of what it doesn't provide instead of what it delivers. It delivers a quick, easy reference to many, many foods and is a fantastic addition to anyone's set of tools for nutritional information. I have an 8 year old diabetic son and this application has helped us tremendously on the road and at home. Sure, it would be more helpful if there were more portion sizes to choose from but if anyone has actually purchased a banana of late knows that there are many, many differing sizes and types of bananas and, if you really rely on the nutritional info for critical information, it's better to be accurate than estimate.
Good Application but limited serving options
This application is accurate in terms of the calorie content of the food, however, it is difficult to use because the serving sizes to choose from are impractical. For e.g. I typed in hard boiled egg, but instead of getting the calories for one egg, I received it for 100 grams, or a tablespoon.
Offline data access
I really like that the calorie info is downloaded so I can use it even when I do not have internet access. I haven't had it that long, but I've found it very useful so far.
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- Category: Health & Fitness
- Updated: Sep 09, 2008
- Version: 1.1.2
- Size: 0.9 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: TriggerWave LLC
- © John Moffett
Compatibility: Requires iOS 2.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.