This summer I’ve been spending as much time outside as possible. And while I don’t necessarily think of my outdoor playtime as conducive to using mobile apps, it certainly is handy to know what time you need to pitch your tent before the sunsets or where the nearest gas station is when you’re on the road. Kate rounded up her top 10 summer vacation apps on My Life Scoop. My favorite app is the “summer conversation starters,” perfect little pieces of trivia for a long car ride. The best part? More than half of them are free! — Amy A.