New App Store Section: “Indie Game Showcase”

It looks like Apple’s busy playing around with the App Store! Not more than a week has passed since we heard – and saw – the new section “Sharing Selfies“, and now, there’s another new section: “Indie Game Showcase”. Not that anyone’s complaining, especially not the makers and fans of indie games. As the section’s name […]

The Top 20 Best Apps of 2013

It’s been quite a year for iOS apps. With the release of iOS 7 many apps have started to take on the flat look and feel of the new operating system. A lot of new apps were released while most were updated with new features and layouts. We’ve compiled the list that we feel covers […]

Apple iBeacon: Cool or Creepy?

This past Friday Apple enabled location-aware transmitters in all of their U.S. retail stores. Called iBeacon, this service works via Bluetooth and the Apple Store App for the iPhone to get location-based information when arriving at one of their stores. The iBeacon system is far more precise than GPS-based methods for finding exactly where someone […]

Apple Acquires TV Apps Company Matcha.TV

Here’s a new development from Apple that could be a sign that the company is cooking up something new. Apple has recently acquired a startup company, Matcha.tv. The company developed a second-screen mobile app and web-based service. It basically offers a number of features to complement TV viewing. This includes comprehensive TV listings, recommendations based […]

Apps and Oranges

There are Apple fanboys (and girls), and they have their Android counterparts. I don’t think that I would be far from being correct if I assume that many of you fall under the first group, would I? 😉 Of course, whichever group you belong to, one thing is common: an ardent show of support for […]

10 Premium Apps Go Free for App Store’s 5th Anniversary

The App Store turns five years old this week, and 10 major, critically-acclaimed and fan-favorite apps are going free to celebrate. They include Infinity Blade II, Barefoot World Atlas, Traktor DJ, and more.