App Prices in Australia and Other Countries Go Up by 30%

app prices
If you’re in Australia, and you have an Australian account for the App Store, then there’s some bad news for you: app prices are going up by 30%. Read more…

iBetterCharge for Mac: For People Who Forget to Charge Their iDevices

iBetterCharge for Mac: For People Who Forget to Charge Their iDevices
I only know of one person who regularly forgets to charge her iPhone. In spite having a more-than-decent portable battery charger, her phone often still goes dead – simply because she forgets to charge. Now I suppose that there is always an exception to the rule, and I will go out on a limb and Read more…

The 7 Best iOS Photography Apps for the iPhone

The 7 Best iOS Photography Apps for the iPhone
While the iPhone comes with a pretty great camera, the stock camera app could stand to get a pretty big upgrade. Luckily, there are more than enough camera apps out there to replace the stock app, and while you won’t get the tight integration that comes with staying inside Apple’s walled garden, it’s worth it Read more…

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…