March 11, 2015
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By Kyle Cavazos

With the constantly increasing amount of apps available to users, it’s becoming more difficult to find an app suitable for one’s area. While a mobile app may seem like the perfect tool to solve your problems, it may be more efficient to use one exclusive to your location. From online food service to home relocation, an abundance of apps exist specifically for the Austin community. Here is our list of the best apps for Austin, Texas.

1. BrewDrop:

Users can order beer, wine, and liquor from their smartphones for real-time delivery.

2. Keep Austin Dog Friendly:

Find places to eat, drink, and shop that are pet friendly in Austin Texas.

3. Hooked:

Discover exclusive short term offers from restaurants on and around the UT campus.

4. Favor Delivery:

Order anything from any store within your area and have it delivered to your doorstep.

5. SXSW Go:

The official mobile app for getting the most out of attending SXSW, organize your event schedule and stay on track with the shows you want to be at.

6. 311 App:

Connect with Austin services by submitting requests and concerns within the city.

7. Austin Map and Walks:

Access several self-guided walks that feature the city’s highlights and hidden gems.

8. Welcome to Austin, TX:

A publication designed to provide the user with information as broad as shopping and dining too as specific as real estate and career information.

9. KXAN – Austin News:

KXAN’s news app allows in-depth, investigate local news along with forecasts, traffic and local happenings.

10. Atlas Realty – Austin Homes:

Atlas Realty has one of the largest databases of homes in central Texas. Search by preferred zip code and browse homes on the market.

11. Mohawk Austin, TX:

Explore Mohawk’s calendar of shows, events, and happy hours along with integrated map directions.

12. Relocation Austin Relocation Guide:

A comprehensive resource for all Austin realty. Helps users understand Austin culture and making the transition to calling it “Home.”

13. Austin Traffic –Cameras, Maps, and Incidents:

This tool gives you current information on traffic conditions and roadways in the Austin area.

14. myFOXaustin:

Receive FOX local news and weather, including live updates from Good Day Austin and breaking news segments.

15. YMCA of Austin:

Access YMCA schedules, facility statuses, program highlights, and events for Austin locations.

16. Statesman Live:

Better news and better coverage of Statesman content. Submit news tips and receive breaking news alerts with a touch of a button.

17. Texas Book Festival:

Follow one of the premier literary events in the country with event and custom scheduling, maps, and all the information of participants and authors.

18. iRadar Austin:

View several animated local radars for the Austin area without searching for your zip code.

19. Austin – Travis County EMS:

Provides quick offline access to up-to-date protocols and hospital information.

20. Texas Historical Landmarks:

Get to know your Texas history with this easy-to-use app. The app gives you access to detailed historical information from over 14,000 state monuments and attractions.

21. Austin Traveller’s Essential Guide:

Austin Cities guide is designed to use offline and includes attractions, museums, and things to do in the Austin area.

22. Austin ISD:

Everything you ever wanted to know about Austin public schools from lunch menus to calendars can be found in this app.

23. Austin Life Care:

Find volunteer services and projects around Austin to sign up for and give back.

24. Westlake Animal Hospital:

Easily make appointment times and request services to help your pets live longer and healthier lives.

25. The University of Texas at Austin:

The official UT phone app that allows access to everything UT has to offer including events, bus routes and classes.

26. UT Eats:

View when and where to eat on and near the UT Austin campus

27. KVUE Texas Tailgaters Mobile:

The perfect app for the Longhorn tailgater. Receive Longhorn news, information and live scores for UT football.

28. SceneCheck Mobile:

Shows Austin’s liveliest bars and entertainment with live updates and maps of where to go next.

29. Austin360:

Provides a one-stop source for browsing and planning social activities in the Austin area.

30. ATX Startup Crawl:

Before SXSW, hit up the biggest party and receive live notifications of the talent and statups.

31. Austin Party Guide:

The most comprehensive party guide giving you locations and details to never miss out.

32. AC Calendar:

A listing of some of Austin’s best deals and events happening around town.

33. SXSWfm:

The official streaming radio for SXSW. Allows users to listen to artists performing at the festival

34. Alamo Drafthouse Ticketing App:

Browse showtimes, movie descriptions, and purchase tickets for any Drafthouse theater.

35. The Highball:

Reference the venue’s karaoke book and reserve rooms remotely from your phone.

This list is brought to you by experts in iPhone App Development, Enola Labs.