Tag Archives: Apps

Microsoft Word for iPad – First Look

Microsoft just unveiled its Office Suite for iPad (better late than never), which includes the mainstay of work offices everywhere: Microsoft Word. In the modern age, it’s hard to find anyone who hasn’t relied on Word for at least some part of the education or work life. It’s why so many, for so long have waited painfully patiently for it to land on the…

Apple offer refunds for in-app purchases made by children

Apple has today emailed iTunes account holders giving them a chance to ask for a refund for in-app purchases made by a minor on their account. The company previously agreed to pay at least $32.5 million in refunds, and make changes to its in-app purchase mechanisms, as part of a settlement in a Federal Trade Commission unfair billing practises…

Reminders coming to Clear to-do app in April

Realmac, the team behind the popular iOS and Mac to-do app Clear, has teased an upcoming feature for the app that has been requested for some time: Reminders. The company was originally hoping to launch the updated apps in March, but adding the reminders functionality took longer than expected so they have now revised their ETA to early-April. From the…

Fantastical 2 for iPad is coming soon!

In the world of third party apps, particularly for calendar use, there’s a sea of options out there, but one that’s stood out for me on iPhone and Mac is Fantastical. Its intuitive user interface and natural language are brilliant. The only thing it’s lacked is a quality iPad version. But that’s about to end, very soon. Flexibits, the company behind…

God of Light App Review: A dark and serene puzzle game

The gameplay of God of Light, the new physics-based puzzler from Playmous, is hardly original. The concept of reflecting and refracting light from its source to its intended target is a staple of the puzzle genre. However, in an attempt to make the game shine, God of Light brings some beautiful artwork, a serene soundtrack and whole load of darkness to…