Apple’s 25 Billionth App Download Winner Is from China

Apple’s 25 Billionth App Download Winner Is from China
Over the weekend, Apple announced that the 25 billionth app was downloaded. The winner of the contest that Apple held to commemorate this milestone was Chunli Fu, who lives in Qingdao, China. Fu was awarded an iTunes gift certificate worth $10,000 that he can use in Apple’s online stores. So what was the app that Read more…

Cloud-Based Microsoft Office from OnLive is Available on the iPad

Cloud-Based Microsoft Office from OnLive is Available on the iPad
You may have heard of a cloud-based gaming service, called OnLive, that was rumored to come to iPad at some point, but never materialized past Apple’s approval process. The same service is available on Android devices, however, and offers users the ability to play console games with a Wi-Fi connection. Apple has, on the other Read more…

Apple Starts Contest for 25 Billionth App Download

Apple Starts Contest for 25 Billionth App Download
Apple’s App Store officially opened in 2008, but three years on and it has already offered a countless number of apps to very receptive Apple fans. How receptive are they? Apple says it is nearing its 25billionth download. This is a huge number and an amazing milestone so Apple is going to celebrate it with Read more…

Apple Pulling Out Siri “Competitor” from App Store?

Apple Pulling Out Siri "Competitor" from App Store?
We all know how zealously Apple guards the “walled garden” environment of iOS. But sometimes even apps that have been given the privilege of entry into the iOS fold can still get Apple’s eagle-eyed attention, especially if that app looks like it will threaten one of Apple’s very own native features. This is precisely what Read more…

Messages Beta for OS X Available for Download

Messages Beta for OS X Available for Download
  Apple fans are already anticipating the impending launch of the newest version of OS X, Mountain Lion. One of the new features that will be included with Mountain Lion is the Messages Beta desktop app. Fortunately, Apple is giving its fans a look into this new feature with a the Messages app that can Read more…

Apple Patent Indicates New Magsafe-Like Connectors for iOS Devices Soon

Apple Patent Indicates New Magsafe-Like Connectors for iOS Devices Soon
Apple’s 30-pin connector has been a staple in the company’s many mobile devices. Its universality across all of its mobile products means that you can just bring just one cable to connect your iPad, iPod or iPhone to the charger or to a PC or your Mac. It’s definitely a great convenience. But a newly Read more…

Apple’s iOS Most Preferred OS for Mobile Web Browsing

Apple's iOS Most Preferred OS for Mobile Web Browsing
Net Market Share recently released its compiled figures for mobile and tablet computer operating systems that are used for accessing the web for the month of December 2011 and as everyone expected Apple has come out as the most preferred mobile operating system of choice for mobile web browsing for more than fifty percent of Read more…

A look into Josh Tucker’s Multitasking UI for iOS

A look into Josh Tucker's Multitasking UI for iOS
Guess what I got for the holidays? An iPhone 4s. Went to the bar, nonchalantly and yeah showed it to friends. This is coming from an Android guy (I had owned an iPad 2 but was never into the iPhone craze) who always felt that a single hardware button wasn’t enough for a phone. I Read more…

Read all the Books in Skyrim on your iPad

Read all the Books in Skyrim on your iPad
Bought Skyrim for the PS3 at launch. More than 50 quests, 24 in game days, more than 48 hours of game time spent. Wow. And I’ve just barely scratched the surface of one of the year’s most immersive titles. Bethesda sure put in a lot of detail into this masterpiece. Your armor loses its shine. Read more…

Games Are Now Included in Apple’s Subscription Service

Games Are Now Included in Apple's Subscription Service
Apple knows that there is now a palpable shift in mobile gaming from traditional gaming handhelds to tablets and smartphones like the iPhone or iPad and it is now trying to take advantage of this shift to benefit not just itself but also game developers and consumers. Apple is now offering game publishers who develop Read more…