Apps News

Charlie Sheen iPhone & iPad App – WINNING!

Posted on 25/04/2011 by Nirja Ghosh

Charlie Sheen’s back! And this time on iTunes. Although I’m not very sure of how he got through to Apple, he has designed an app for the iPad, iPhone, Blackberry AND Android platform.


Last minute Easter basket idea: EA and SEGA iPhone and iPad games on sale

Posted on 22/04/2011 by James Britton

In case your kids have enough chocolate, why not wind them up with some virtual candy this Easter. EA and SEGA are having a big Easter sale. Here’s a sampling of some great games for iPhone/iPod Touch and iPad to fill your basket this weekend. Many are only 99 cents, Happy Easter!


Kindle Getting Book Rentals, iPad Already Has Them

Posted on 20/04/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

Amazon has just announced a neat new feature allowing Kindle users to borrow Kindle e-books from over 11,000 local libraries in the US. While intriguing, its unclear how much this will be used, or which libraries will support the feature.


5 Sparrows To Give Away

Posted on 19/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Earlier today, Glenn reviewed – a popular Mail client for your Mac. Sparrow has been getting rave reviews for their unique take on email. Today we will be giving away 5 Sparrow licenses. Read inside for details on how to enter.


Zen Viewer Review – File Viewer For iPad

Posted on 19/04/2011 by Michael Roberts

Zen Viewer is another application in a field of already established and useful viewer/organisational tools. So does Zen have any more to offer? Well yes, depending on what you want from a finder.


Review: Sparrow for Mac

Posted on 19/04/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

If you’re anything like me, you have plenty of email accounts. I use at least 5 of a daily basis. Traditionally, I have had 2 browsers open, each logged into multiple Gmail accounts, but no more. Sparrow has shown me a new way.


Dropbox iPad App Updated To 1.4

Posted on 18/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Dropbox today released a massive update of their iPad app. Version 1.4 has introduced many new features, including the ability to choose what app to use to open files within your Dropbox, upload files from your photo booth library, and a revamped navigation.


25 Million Users On Dropbox! 200 Million Files Per Day

Posted on 18/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

MacTrast favorite, Dropbox is expected to today announce a pretty impressive milestone. Dropbox, founded in 2007, is expected to hit 25 million users. Users of the popular file sharing and syncing service save 200 million files per day. That’s 1 million files every 5 minutes.


Oracle Return Open Office To The Community

Posted on 18/04/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Much like a baby seal returns to the sea after some R&R at a pet sanctuary, Oracle has returned Open Office to the open source community. If you want to continue to use an open source alternative to MS Office, then you can support Libre Office.