Tag Archives: Apps

Flappy Bird creator to return this week with new game, Swing Copters

Remember Flappy Bird? Of course you do. If you were a fan of the infuriatingly addictive game, you’ll be happy to learn that Dong Nguyen, the game’s creator, is coming out with a new title this week that is said to be just as difficult to put down. Hitting the App Store on August 21, Swing Copters captures a similar gameplay mechanic to its predecessor…

Gear up for ‘back to school’ with these 5 iOS apps

For many, school is about to start back up and school systems are integrating technology into classrooms more and more, specifically iOS devices. I thought a good way to get those of you heading back to school prepared for the upcoming school year is to introduce to you some of my favorite apps that help me to be more productive throughout the day. So…

Beats Music app featured in App Store as an ‘Apple App’

If you’ve purchased a device running iOS in the past few years, you’ll remember that when you first open the App Store, you’re prompted with a box that asks if you want to download all of Apple’s apps. The apps, which don’t come pre-installed but are a fundamental part of iOS, include GarageBand, iPhoto, Podcasts and more. The apps have always been apps…

Pinterest announces new messaging service

Pinterest users rejoice! Pin sharing has been available for awhile now, but users would have to use other means of communication to discuss the pin, or anything else. Pinterest is starting to change that with a new messaging service within their apps and website. The service adds pin sharing and interactivity to a fairly standard messaging…

Instagram launches Bolt, its Snapchat competitor, in selected regions

Photo-sharing service Instagram has launched its new app Bolt in selected regions. Bolt, a Snapchat-style messaging app, is the latest attempt by Instagram and its owners Facebook to dethrone Snapchat as the ephemeral messaging app of choice. Instagram has quietly launched the one-tap photo sharing app in New Zealand, Singapore and South Africa, for…