Tag Archives: iPod Touch

App Review: RISK: The Official Game

Category: Games Price: $4.99 TiP Rating: 4.5/5 stars Release Date: 7/22/2010 Version: 1.4.88 Seller: Electronic Arts Rated: 9+ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Requires iOS 3.0 or later. App Store Description: THE REAL RISK EXPERIENCE! Now on iPhone and iPod Touch, pursue world domination with the ORIGINAL game of…

App News: RISK now available for iPhone/iPod Touch

It wasn’t that long ago that we brought you the news that RISK, (the world domination board game), was on its way to an iOS device near you. Now, IT’S HERE! I’m so excited by this, I’ve downloaded it already to review it. The game costs $4.99, and is available as of now. Any of you who have played the incredible board game will know how much fun it is, and…

Type on the iPhone, iPad without looking with Blind Type

There are a lot of software keyboards out there made for touchscreen devices. Swype is one of the most popular and claims to enable the world record for speed typing. And yes, it was revolutionary. But in the words of Apple, I think “this changes everything.” What “this” refers to is BlindType. Who’d think you could type on a touchscreen device without…

App Review: The Package

Category: Games Price: $0.99 TiP Rating: 4/5 stars Release Date: Version: 1.04 Seller: Rock Pocket Ltd Rated: 4+ Requirements: Compatible with iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Requires OS 3.0 or later. App Store Description: The Package is a fun and entertaining physics game with amazing 3D graphics. Link to app (clicking launches iTunes)…

Firefox home officially released

Earlier this month Firefox home was announced, and so the buzz began for all those fans. Today, your patience has been rewarded with its release in iTunes. Those who are familiar with Firefox will be able to sync with their computers browser including your bookmarks, history and passwords. This will allow users to continue searching on their iPhone,…

Rumor: iPod Touch, iPad to get email-based FaceTime?

Rumors that the iPod Touch will be getting a camera have been circulating for a while, and more recently, it’s starting to look like it may come with a front-facing camera. And why not? Adding a feature that makes FaceTime possible would be a plus for this device, as well as offer a new userbase with which iPhone 4 customers can vid chat. Throw iPad users…

Get your retro on! 10 nerd-chic apps to enjoy

I’m proud to say, I was born in the ’80s, and my first taste of a computer game was on the awesome Commodore Amiga. Remember those? They’re like, so totally early 90s. Back in the 80s and 90s being a nerd was not cool; now though, it is the height of awesomeness. Anyhoo, I bumped into the retro section on the App Store and got a teensy bit excited. I can be…

Another iPod Touch rumor: Hardware evidence of front camera?

A recent iPod Touch rumor that originated in the UK predicted a whole mess of upgrades for the iPhone’s little sibling. One of them was FaceTime, although there was no mention of a front-facing camera. Well, here’s that missing piece: Yesterday, there was some compelling evidence that a front cam really may be in store. A few components were spotted…

Rumor: iPod Touch to get 5MP cam, HD vid recording AND FaceTime

Stories about the iPod Touch possibly getting a camera aren’t new, but the latest gossip has the little sibling of the iPhone sporting a 5MP camera, HD video recording, and FaceTime Wifi video chatting. Here’s the scoop: According to ElectricPig, suppliers are indicating to UK-based retail outlet John Lewis that these features may be forthcoming. The…

Hulu intros subscription service, supports iPhone/iPad!

iOS 4—toting Hulu fans, the long wait is nearly over: Today, the company announced Hulu Plus, a new subscription service offering full current seasons from the top TV networks streaming in glorious HD. The best part? The service will be compatible with iPhones and iPads, via Wifi and 3G! (The not-so-best part? There will still be ads placed in the…