Is iOS 5 a Game-Changer?

Is iOS 5 a Game-Changer?
So… iOS 5. When it was first shown off, I was left a bit underwhelmed. It’s just a collection of (granted, a whole lot of) small upgrades and enhancements, rather than an entirely new version of an operating system. It’s got some nice functionality enhancements. But to me, it feels more like an incremental upgrade Read more…

How iCloud Will Change Your Life

How iCloud Will Change Your Life
Is it a backup? Is it a streaming media service? Just what is iCloud? Yesterday, the Worldwide Developers Conference kicked off with Steve Jobs’ usual Apple keynote, in which he covered three major new platforms for consumers: OS X Lion, iOS 5, and iCloud. That last one is probably destined to dominate the headlines, and for Read more…

Free Apps of the Day #18

Free Apps of the Day #18
Good Monday to you! Today we’ve handpicked some quirky games, a few educational tools, and a clever app for managing your Google AdSense account. Read more…

Free Apps of the Day #17

Free Apps of the Day #17
My head is spinning from all the great free apps available today! There’s a trio of photography apps, a guitar tuner, a realistic aquarium for your Mac, utilities of all kinds, and a slew of games. One of which is a sequel to a beloved 80s movie franchise (I’ve played it, and it’s well worth Read more…

How To: Use Rules to Simplify Mail

How To: Use Rules to Simplify Mail
Ready to tame your Inbox? Bend it to your will? Make it work for you, instead of against you? Apple’s default email program, Mail, is a more robust piece of software than it often gets credit for. Yet its Inbox still tends to suck up its user’s life instead of simplifying it. If you’re ready Read more…

Review: Mighty Fin

Review: Mighty Fin
Just arriving in the App Store today is the latest title from Launching Pad Games, an iPhone game called Mighty Fin. Mighty Fin is an ocean-based side-scroller that has you directing a small, orange fish on his “Round the World Tour” vacation. Read more…

Free Apps of the Day #16

Free Apps of the Day #16
One of the biggest editions of Free Apps of the Day ever includes something for everyone! Download these apps now while they’re free — they won’t be for long. Read more…