Tag Archives: Apps

Microsoft’s Cortana digital assistant coming to iOS

Microsoft is planning to bring Cortana to iOS (and Android). The digital assistant feature currently found on Windows Phone devices is said to be landing on phones and tablets from competing platforms in the form of a standalone app, reports Reuters. The Redmond-based company is working on improving Cortana using research from an artificial…

Enlight is a new, powerful photo editing app from the makers of Facetune

If you’re a keen iPhoneographer — particularly if you’re one that loves a good selfie — then you will no doubt have heard of and used Facetune, the excellent image editing app for touching up your facial snaps. The makers of that app, Lightricks, are back with a brand new offering called Enlight that builds on the technologies of Facetune,…

First look at the Apple Watch app in iOS 8.2

Included in iOS 8.2, released to the public today, is a new stock app called Apple Watch. As well as serving as a great, un-deletable ad for the device present on every iPhone, it exists in order to allow you to easily pair your iPhone to your Apple Watch as well as serving as one of the main ways you will manage your wearable’s apps and settings. When…

10 Apple Watch apps I want to see

Apple Watch’s launch is drawing ever nearer and, as we approach Apple’s March 9th event (and possibly a glimpse at some third-party apps for the device), I thought now would be a good time to run through some of the apps I most want to see on my wrist come April. To preface, I want Apple Watch experience to be quick, seamless and easy. I want to use the…

Test drive Apple Watch apps before they are released

Want to check out some Apple Watch apps for yourself before buying one in April? Well, thanks to WatchAware, a new website from the team behind AppAdvice, prospective buyers can test drive a number of Watch apps before the device hits store shelves. WatchAware has worked with Apple Watch app developers to create interactive previews of their upcoming…

Developers reveal upcoming Apple Watch apps

Apple Watch’s April launch draws ever nearer and as we get closer to getting our hands (wrists?) on the wearable device, a number of developers are opening up about their plans to adapt their iOS offerings for the small screen. Over at wearable-focused blog Wareable, devs have given some insight into the development of their Apple Watch apps with some…

Family-friendly YouTube Kids app now available for iOS

Google today announced a new, family-friendly version of the YouTube app for iOS: YouTube Kids. Focused on creating a safe and easy environment for children to discover and watch video content, the new app has been built from the ground up with little ones in mind. Like most parents, I love helping my kids learn more about something they’re interested…