Tag Archives: Apps

Reuters: Microsoft Office for iPad and iPhone “ready for release”

Forgive me for picking this up late, but there was understandably little excitement when yet another rumor of Microsoft Office coming to iOS very soon. Ever since The Daily (remember that?) leaked an image of Office running on an iPad a couple of years back, we’ve been hearing that the Windows-makers are close to launching its popular word-processor on to…

Screenshots appear to show WhatsApp’s new VoIP calling feature on iOS

Facebook-owned, cross-platform messaging app WhatsApp was reported to be working on voice over IP calling for a future update of the app set to roll out this spring. Now, leaked screenshots appear to show the feature in use on the iOS version of the app. The screenshots, embedded in full below, from Italian Apple blog iPhoneItalia purport to show an…

Best music discovery apps: Band of the Day, Rormix, Soundwave and more!

iOS devices can be great tools for music fans. It’s amazing that we can carry thousands of songs in our pockets to listen to any time and have instant access to apps like Pandora, Spotify, iHeartRadio and so many other options for listening to music on the go. As a huge music fan, my iPhone in particular is heavily used as a music player. But the…

iOS 8 screenshots leaked: Healthbook, Preview, TextEdit icons revealed

Following news earlier today that iOS 8 may include iCloud-powered Preview and TextEdit apps, screenshots claiming to represent iOS 8 and these app icons have been posted on Weibo. Although the source of these images is uncertain, well-connected blogger Mark Gurman has confirmed with several of his sources that these are legitimate…

The worst in-app purchase culprits on the App Store

So with the release of iOS 7.1, Apple has made an extra effort to prevent unruly children spending their parents money on iOS games without permission. But what are the worst culprits when it comes to In-app purchases? I’ve compiled a list of the worst offenders. Give these games to your children at your peril! I’ve deliberately not included download links,…

iOS 8 to feature standalone iTunes Radio app to boost usage [Rumor]

Apple is considering including a standalone iTune Radio in iOS to boost the service’s usage, reports Mark Gurman of 9to5Mac citing sources briefed on the plans. iTunes Radio first arrived as a feature within the Music app on iPhones, iPads and iPod touch devices. It is suggested that this may have deterred growth of the service despite iTunes Radio…