f.lux for Mac Comes Out With New Version

f.lux for Mac Comes Out With New Version
If you haven’t heard of, or used, f.lux for Mac, it’s about time you did. It’s been around for about five years now, but to be honest, I didn’t start using it till about a year or so ago in spite of repeated recommendations. Ever since I started using the app, I have never even Read more…

Wake Up and Smell the Bacon With Oscar Mayer’s Bacon Alarm for the iPhone

Wake Up and Smell the Bacon With Oscar Mayer's Bacon Alarm for the iPhone
What’s the best way to wake up in the morning? For someone who is not exactly a morning person, there is no perfect answer to that, although the sound and smell of sizzling bacon (and coffee!) comes pretty close. It’s a rare treat to have those sounds and smells, though, especially if you live alone Read more…

ULTIMEYES® App Promises to Give You Better Vision

ULTIMEYES
“There’s an app for that” has just taken on a whole new dimension. Just when I thought I’ve heard of everything, I discover this app called ULTIMEYES®. Source It’s a well known fact that as we age, our body – and its individual parts – just don’t function as well as they used to. And Read more…

Buffalo Wings: Not “Just” Another Flappy Bird Clone?

Flappy Bird clone
In spite of the fact that Apple has slammed down the hammer on Flappy Bird knockoffs on the App Store, we still hear of clones left and right; and if I thought that Flying Cyrus only made it because of the reference to the infamous pop star, I was wrong. Big time. Here’s another Flappy Read more…

Disney Movies Anywhere App Offers Over 400 Films on iDevices

Disney Movies Anywhere App Offers Over 400 Films on iDevices
Disney Movies are always a win, whether you’re talking about an audience of purely children, adults, or a mix of both. As the saying goes, there’s always a child inside of us, making Disney movies heartwarming no matter what. Well, unless you have the cold, cold heart of someone who simply has something wrong inside! Read more…

How to Get a Flappy Bird Knockoff Approved: Name it Flying Cyrus

How to Get a Flappy Bird Knockoff Approved: Name it Flying Cyrus
This week, we heard about Apple (and Google) bringing the hammer down on developers who submitted Flappy Bird knockoffs to the App Store. A sure sign seemed to be the use of the word “Flappy” (I wonder why), although there might have been other considerations. Understandably, developers were frustrated and took to the Internet to Read more…

Apple Clams Down on “Flappy Apps”

Flappy Apps
The phenomenal rise and sudden “demise” of Flappy Bird was the talk of the town in recent weeks, and I have to admit that this was one of those cases where I remained totally oblivious – on purpose. While everyone was cursing the game developer and praising him (or the game) in one breath, I Read more…

Apple Kills Last iOS Bitcoin App

Bitcoin
Bitcoin has been described in so many ways, but no matter how you turn things around, it’s basically a new kind of money. And when it comes to money, controversy will always arise. That is exactly what happened to Bitcoin, which enjoyed a very quick boom, only to be tainted by the shadier elements that made Read more…

Pebble App Store Opens With More Than 1,000 Apps

Pebble App Store
The love story between the Pebble smartwatch and myself was a short-lived one, leading to the kind of disappointment that only comes from expectations that are too high – in this case, my expectations. If you’ve had a similar experience, and you are putting your hopes on the iWatch, recent developments with the Pebble Steel Read more…

Facebook’s Paper App Available on February 3

Facebook's Paper App Available on February 3
Talk about Facebook’s own reader app has been going around for some time, and in a few days, we will see just how the new app – Paper – will affect the way we consume digital media. The Paper landing page tells us that it will be available on February 3, and the tag line Read more…