Apps News

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.


Growl Notification Position – What’s The Best Setup (Poll)

Posted on 20/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

By default, places a “smoke” notification in the top right corner of your screen. But is this the best place to position the Growl notification? Read about why I switched and vote in our poll to see what’s the most popular choice.


Panic Raises $56,224 For Japan

Posted on 18/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

The gents at Panic, along with supporters of their amazing software, have raised $56,224.00 so far to aid with the relief efforts in Japan.


iMovie: iPad 2 More Capable Than Most Macs?

Posted on 17/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

One’s intuition would tend to suggest that a MacBook Pro would far outgun an iPad of any kind in iMovie speed tests, due to it being much more substantial of a machine for the task. AppAdvice, however, has found that both iPad models have bested the MacBook Pros in a number of benchmarks.


Q&A With Vero Pepperell From Alfred

Posted on 16/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

We recently had the opportunity to ask Vero Pepperell, the community representative for Alfred, a few questions about the company and their plans and ideas. For those of you that don’t know, Alfred is a groundbreaking productivity app for the Mac OS X platform.


Adobe Photoshop Express Version 2.0 Released

Posted on 16/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

Adobe has released version 2.0 of Adobe Photoshop Express. The iPhone and iPad app lets you quickly edit and share photos that are taken on your devices’ camera. Version 2.0 features a few new updates including full retina display support.


New AppSumo Bundle: $50 for Over $6500 in Apps and Content

Posted on 16/03/2011 by J. Glenn Künzler

AppSumo, famous for it’s frequent bundle deals, has a new deal up which we think is a fantastic deal. It’s called the Lean Startup Bundle, and includes thousands of dollars worth of tools to help start-ups build their base, and…


Q&A With Keith Lang From Skitch

Posted on 16/03/2011 by Cormac Moylan

We caught up with Keith Lang from Skitch and fired him off some questions about his popular screen capture and image editing software for Mac. What was your inspiration for creating Skitch. What motivated you? Like many inventions, Skitch was…