Tag Archives: Apps

Developers want Apple Watch to run apps independently

Via Business Insider, Realm, a mobile data base company used by 100,000 app developers, is noting that developers are losing interest in the Apple Watch. “On a weekly basis we’re seeing very few Watch apps, compared to iOS apps,” says VP Tim Anglade. “For every 1,000 new iOS apps being built, there are 10 tvOS apps and maybe 1 Watch app”…

Apple Core 006: A show of transitions

Episode 006: Peter rants about the current Smart Cover lineup, the guys discuss the announcement of Apple’s upcoming March event, and analyze the invite image. They discuss a new trick that disables iOS animations, why you shouldn’t quit apps, new betas, and what we look forward to in future versions of Apple’s operating systems. How to subscribe…

Apple publishes Apple TV Tech Talk videos for developers

Apple today published a collection of Apple TV Talks through its Developer Portal. These videos demonstrate how developer should design and develop apps and games for tvOS on the fourth-generation Apple TV. The company previously showed developers how to create apps by visiting various places around the world. However, Apple is now trying to make it…

How to temporarily hide stock icons on iOS 9

If you’re looking to hide icons that come stock on your iOS device, YouTuber Jose Rodriguez has found a way. Most users just throw useless icons into some sort of junk folder, Apple aids you in some ways by allowing you to hide the iTunes and iBooks Stores, as well as the Podcast app. Though Rodriguez’s method is fairly simple, it may not be available…

TiP Gift Guide: Erik’s 5 Apple product accessories for under $100

Now that Christmas is here, you’re likely to be done with buying gifts for others. That doesn’t mean you can’t buy yourself something to go with your (possibly new) Apple products! The products I’ve selected are meant to be good accessories for Apple products that you may have received as a gift this holiday season. Studio Neat Walnut Stand for Apple TV…

App Santa now discounting over 20 popular iOS and Mac applications

In the past, app developers have used the term ‘App Santa’ as a marketing term for large discounts on apps from smaller developers. The apps are tailored towards new customers who are just getting into the iOS ecosystem. This time around App Santa includes popular apps like Tweetbot for Mac, Pcalc, Screens, Deliveries, and a lot more. App Santa doesn’t…

Black Friday roundup: Apple deals and discounts

Many people were up late after Thanksgiving to wait in line and take advantage of early Black Friday deals. But, if you’re like most people, you want to find the best deals online. Well, here’s a compilation of deals you can still take advantage of today. Now is a great time to consider buying that new Apple Watch or iPad. Several retailers have…

Apple shuts down popular app f.lux

After two days of being available on iOS, Apple has shut down popular screen modifying app, f.lux. The app which was previously available on jailbroken devices was made available through ‘side loading’, which was introduced in iOS 9 to allow users to download apps that aren’t available on the iOS App Store. From the outside it looks like the developers…