ITunes has a specialty of hosting applications which are useful as well as unique. One such application available with iTunes is the Liquor Calculator. This application looks like a computer game with its bar counter style design with a menu which comprises the names of about 30 different alcoholic beverages. The chart which is generated also comes with comments which are quirky and humorous.
Developed by 1337LLC, this application is a low priced software which is extremely effective in calculating the time period for which the effect of a particular alcohol will last, the level of concentration of the alcohol in mils, the intensity of drunkenness of a person and how it will affect his behavior, the time period required by a person to become sober and the time required for the alcohol level in the blood to come down to zero.
- This application works by using various parameters included in a unique algorithm to generate a drunkenness chart.
- The parameters which are taken into consideration when preparing this chart are à
- Age, gender and weight of a person
- The alcohol content,
- The assimilation period and
- The consumption period.
- To generate the chart, the alcohol content of the drinks to be consumed has to be entered and placed in a time frame
- The resultant drunkenness chart generated displays the level of drunkenness and the behavior that will result from this state.
- It is available in the two languages of English and Russian
- The size of this software is 18.9 MB only.
- It can only be downloaded by persons who are at least 17 years old.
- In order to be able to download this application onto a mobile phone, an iOS of version 5.1 or later is required.
This software is also constantly updated and upgraded so that it remains in sync with the advancements of technology as well as new alcoholic beverages introduced in the market.
This application is also compatible with the 3GS iPhone, the iPhone 4 and 4S as well as the iPhone 5. Among iPods, it is compatible with the third, fourth and fifth generations of iPod touch. It also works well on iPads thereby making it universally compatible with many types of devices manufactured by Apple.
The utility of this software lies in the fact that it can tell you beforehand how much alcohol one should consume in a party or otherwise to be within the limits set by the law. This helps to avoid unpleasant and embarrassing situations that can be created due to drunkenness especially if one has to drive home after consumption of alcohol.