Apps News

Fake Kernel Panic Is The Ultimate Prank

Posted on 01/04/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Ever wanted to prank your seeming un-prankable buddy or co-worker? As long as he or she uses a Mac, we’ve got a great way to get under their skin – a fake kernel panic! Watch closely and try to avoid laughing out loud as that mixed expression of horror and desperation crosses their face.


Now Available: Angry Birds Pork Rinds!

Posted on 01/04/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Are you addicted to Angry Birds, but wanting more out of your life than just games? Now ThinkGeek and Rovio have teemed up to make Angry Birds snack products – introducing Angry Birds Pork Rinds – Tasty, fried, delicately seasoned green pig flesh.


TiltPad Turn Any iPhone Into An Accelerometer-Enabled Game Pad

Posted on 31/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

As much as I love my iPhone, I still enjoy playing desktop games on my Mac, such as StarCraft II, Need For Speed, and others. Recently, a great app was made available allowing you to keep on with your iPhone love while still enjoying Mac desktop games. Introducing TiltPad.


Why Android Still Poses No Real Threat To Apple

Posted on 31/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Google’s Android platform has been heralded as “the open alternative” to Apple’s iOS, argued to carry fewer restrictions and a more open app environment. We’ll discuss a few reasons why this may not be true, and also discuss the merits of Apple’s “walled garden” approach.


Viber Adds Texting Service To iPhone App

Posted on 31/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Viber today introduced texting to their VoIP app for iPhone. It’s another step in the right direction towards overtaking Skype as the best VoIP telephone service for mobile devices.


Demo Of Photoshop for iPad

Posted on 31/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Photoshop for iPad was demonstrated at Photoshop World where the layers function within the app was showed off. There is a great “wow” moment when a 3D style layers animation occurs near the end of the video. Pretty cool stuff. Check out the video inside.


Firefox 4 Out-Downloads IE9 By 2 to 1

Posted on 23/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Yesterday saw the release of Firefox 4 and it has already out-downloaded IE9 at a rate of nearly 2:1. IE9 even had more than a weeks head start but I guess if you’re popular, you win! And rightly so!


Everyday – Timelapse Ageing

Posted on 23/03/2011 by Frank Prendergast

Everyday iphone app

The Everyday iphone app offers you simple tools for taking a similar photo of yourself every day. The app allows you to set reminders to take the photo and once you have a series of images taken it will produce a timelapse video of your own personal ageing process.


Angry Birds Rio Officially Released

Posted on 22/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Just when you thought you’d finally conquered all things Angry Birds, Rovio has officially made Angry Birds Rio available on the App Store. The latest Angry Birds title is a tie-in to the new animated feature Rio, and has some unique gameplay elements.