Tag Archives: Apps

Memoto Lifeblogging Camera smashes KickStarter target

There’s been a lot of interest from the online press surrounding the Memoto camera project on KickStarter. Essentially, it’s a camera that takes a photograph every couple of seconds to record your life as it happens, ensuring that you don’t forget anything. The actual camera itself is tiny, and links with an app to store your memories including your…

App Watch: Sparrow app updated with iPhone 5 and Passbook support

It was reported not long ago that Sparrow had its most recent app update submission rejected by the App Store. It had nothing to do with getting around Apple’s laws on push notification. Instead, it was to do with the way it handles Rich Text editing. Just another example of Apple making sure that Google knew its garden walls were still there…

More than 60 EA Games titles for iOS reduced for Thanksgiving

We’ve already heard that Gameloft has kicked off a huge sale on four of its best iPhone and iPad games. EA Games is in on the act too, with over 60 games having prices reduced for a limited time as the holiday season kicks off. Titles include the popular Need for Speed: Most Wanted, FIFA 13, Plants vs. Zombies HD and Trivial Pursuit: Master…

4 Great Gameloft games for iOS dropped to $0.99 for Thanksgiving [Deals]

As the holiday season is officially about to kick off tomorrow, app and accessory makers are rushing to get their products discounted. Gameloft has dropped the price of 4 of its top titles in the App Store to $0.99/£0.69. The Amazing Spider-Man, Gangstar Rio: City of Saints, BlackStab and Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6: Shadow Vanguard have all been discounted for…

TiP Daily: Nov 20, 2012 [VID]

TiP Daily Nov 20, 2012: A new Apple TV update is causing the device to crash, Facebook is testing a new automatic photo syncing feature, and more! – Apple TV bugs: http://tinyurl.com/cxqqd4s – Facebook photo syncing: http://tinyurl.com/ceqc2ud – Kids want iPads: http://tinyurl.com/bqctoy6 – Follow me on…

Fluent speakers in Arabic, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish being hired by Apple to work on Siri

If you’re reading this, then you can speak the English language, so you’ll have no problem using Siri in Arabic, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, Norwegian or Swedish. However, many people miss out on Apple’s personal assistant because of their language. Fortunately, Apple is currently hiring a team to bring Siri to those who are missing out. Apple made a listing…

Nokia releases “HERE” maps for iOS, is it a Maps replacement?

Ever since iOS 6 came along with its newly designed Maps app, Apple has come under a lot of stick for gaps in data, wrong locations and awful satellite images. Since then, people have been trying to find good alternatives. And, although my experiences with Maps in iOS 6 have generally been fantastic (especially with Navigation), I am aware that it’s not…

Good riddance! OpenFeint is shutting down.

If you remember, in the early days of iOS gaming, a social gaming platform names OpenFeint would pop up in various games with its huge green “Enable OpenFeint” right next to the ridiculous and irritating “I don’t want these awesome features” option. And – as you can tell by my tone in the title of this article – I was less than keen on it. Firstly, it…