Tag Archives: App Store

HiddenMe for Mac hides all your desktop icons with just one click

Ever been giving a presentation and wanted to prevent anyone seeing what’s on your desktop? Or do you just want to temporarily “clean” up your screen? HiddenMe allows users to quickly hide everything on your computer’s desktop with just a click of a button. Let’s face it, some of us just have messy desktops. Having an icon on your desktop allows you…

The App Store gates have opened for Apple Watch apps

    After select apps updated in preparation for Apple Watch last week, Apple has sent invitations to all developers for them to submit their apps and app updates for the upcoming wearable. Apple Watch will be in the hands — and on the wrists — of Apple fans from April 24th but you’ll start seeing more iPhone apps updating to…

Apps begin updating for Apple Watch

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We’re still two weeks away from being able to try on and pre-order Apple’s new wearable device, but a number of prominent apps have already pushed out updates that include support for the Apple Watch over the last 24 hours. Apple has already given us a glimpse into the functionality of a number of third party application for the Watch, but many of the…

Twitter releases live broadcasting app Periscope

If you’re a hardcore social media fiend, you’ve probably heard of Meerkat. The app allows users to broadcast their camera to anyone with a link to the stream, which is tweeted when the broadcast begins. People can click on the link and watch the broadcast. Most interestingly, Meerkat relies on iOS’s Twitter account integration for user management. It…

Facebook unveils Messenger platform for third party apps

Get ready to send a lot more media over Facebook’s Messenger app. Facebook has made a new addition to the Facebook SDK that allows users to share pictures, videos, and audio via Messenger from third party apps. The new platform makes it a lot easier to share content from some great third party apps, and could make these types of apps much more popular…

Instagram releases new collage app, Layout

For many, Instagram is a great social network to share photos with friends, family, and the general public, whether you like to apply photo filters or not. There are times, though, when we want to share several images in a collage. While such collage apps have existed before, Instagram is tackling this themselves.  Now, a new app called Layout from…

App Refresh: The best new, updated and discounted apps and games

Every single day, new content, app updates, brand new games and special offers hit the App Store. Each week, Apple does its best to highlight some of that content on its front page but a lot of great stuff slips through the net. With App Refresh, we round up the most recent app and game releases, discounts and updates we think are worth you checking…

App Refresh: The best new, updated and discounted apps and games

Every single day, new content, app updates, brand new games and special offers hit the App Store. Each week, Apple does its best to highlight some of that content on its front page but a lot of great stuff slips through the net. With App Refresh, we round up the most recent app and game releases, discounts and updates we think are worth you checking…

Apple promotes games with no in-app purchases in new ‘Pay Once & Play’ App Store feature

Apple has begun highlighting games that do not contain in-app purchases in a new App Store feature entitled ‘Pay Once & Play’. The section features a number of popular titles from a variety of developers, showing off “great games” that do not require the user to purchase extra content through IAPs. The curated section is currently live in the UK and…

App Refresh: New, updated and discounted apps and games

Every single day, new content, app updates, brand new games and special offers hit the App Store. Each week, Apple does its best to highlight some of that content on its front page but a lot of great stuff slips through the net. With App Refresh, we round up the most recent app and game releases, discounts and updates we think are worth you checking…