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iPhone apps for your New Year’s resolutions: Quit smoking

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Many smokers wish that they could break the habit. Quitting smoking is hard enough to do with help, so if you happen to be doing it alone, or you just need an extra leg up, these apps can help you to meet your new year’s goal. Who knows, maybe by this time next year you will be smoke free and spending all the money you saved on a lavish party.

My Stop Smoking Coach

Seller: Ubisoft
Compatibility: iPhone or iPod Touch
Requirements: iPhone OS 2.0 or higher
File Size: 90.8MB
Price: $2.99
Age Rating: 17+

Based on Allen Carr’s behavior modification system, this app mixes pop psychology with entertaining games and real techniques to get through the day. It has tons of positive recommendations from former smokers.

Electric Smoke

Seller: Nico Becherer
Compatibility: iPhone or iPod touch
Requirements: iPhone OS 2.2 or higher
File Size: 2.3MB
Price: $1.99
Age Rating: 17+

If you miss having something to do with your hands and mouth, this smoking simulator could help. Just be prepared to look silly.

Reasons to Quit Smoking

Seller: Feel Social
Compatibility: iPhone or iPod touch
Requirements:iPhone OS 3.0 or higher
File Size: 0.1MB
Price: $1.99
Age Rating: 12+

Stopping is hard, but sometimes remembering why you want to quit is important. This app gives you the facts in black and white…literally. Hopefully then your intellect will trump your instinct.

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  1. Also relevant app for this post is "I stop smoking" – this app helps me quit smoking before The New Year!

    Alex