Are you fan of Angry Birds but looking for a fresh contextual metaphor? Then check out Knick Knack Media’s Pocket Whip Wild West 1.0 for iOS. KKM notes the original Pocket Whip app (still available for free), which allows users to snap their iPhone or iPad like a whip to produce a
convincing whiplash sound, has been downloaded more than five million times. It became the number one entertainment category app in the U.S. App Store after appearing in season 5, episode 19
of The Big Bang Theory TV Show, in which the characters punctuate their dialog with whip cracks created using their iPhones and Pocket Whip.
According to Mason Davis of Knick Knack Media, “On March 9, the app went from 936 to number 1 in the Entertainment category of the U.S. App Store, and it stayed there for two weeks.”
The latest upgraded version of the app, Pocket Whip Wild West 1.0 for iOS, adds a…