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Google blatantly copies Apple diagram in patent application

Google Patent Filing Apple Patent Filing This is just, weird. Never before have I personally heard of one company, a major one at that, copying a diagram from another major company’s patent application. Near exactly, at that. The folks over at Patently Apple were doing what they do best when someone came across a Google patent with something that…

New Real Racing 3 Prestige Update trailer released

If you’re a fan of the Real Racing games, you probably know that a pretty major update is on the way soon. What’s more, if this new trailer is anything to go by, it’s going to be awesome! The video is very short, but definitely gets the job done by showing the logos and some quick gameplay shots of the two new car manufacturers that will be added to the…

New Kickstarter project, Vloggr, looks to make vlogging from an iPhone quick and simple

If you are a person who likes to vlog (video blogging), wants to vlog, and has an iPhone, you may be interested in this Kickstarter project. Embedded above is the video for “Vloggr”, a Kickstarter project looking to raise $6,000 to complete the goal of bringing a mobile editing application – aimed towards vloggers – to iPhone. What this app would let you do…

Mailbox for iPad update adds portrait orientation

Mailbox, the massively popular email client for iOS, updated its iPad application today. Along with the usual sprinkling of bug fixes, the app also now supports portrait orientation. This is great news for customers who prefer to read and/or type in portrait mode. Another group of people who will definitely benefit from this update is the wealth of…

iOS 7 Preview: Weather [VID]

The weather application in preview iOS releases has always been ugly and I never used it. With that being said I kept an open mind when trying the default weather client in iOS 7. I must say I was happily surprised by its overall look and performance. The user interface follows the rest of iOS 7, being clean and light looking. Inside the weather…

iOS 7 Preview: Messages [VID]

If you’re anything like me, Messages is by far your most used application. Because of that, I was a bit apprehensive about the changes Apple made to the Messages app in iOS 7. However, after using the app, I’m happy to report that my worries were largely unfounded. That being said, there is certainly an adjustment period. In the same way that it took my…

Final Fantasy Tactics iOS app half-price until June 12

If you’re a fan of Final Fantasy, listen up! Square Enix has slashed the price of its Final Fantasy Tactics strategy game in half, lasting from now until June 12. You can now snag the iPad version for $8.99 and the iPhone/iPod Touch version for $7.99. What’s more, the developer has added some much-need improvements, including better graphics, iCloud…

Paper for iPad update brings gallery and pinch-to-zoom

Paper for iPad, a popular iPad drawing app made by FifteeThree, released a major update today. In version 1.3.1 of Paper, developers finally added true pinch-to-zoom functionality that allows users to zoom in on a specific region of a drawing. This is a much-needed improvement over the old zoom feature, which just zoomed in on the whole…