Skype has announced the release of version 5.6 of its iPhone app, which sports a user interface optimized for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. An iOS8 optimized version of the app debuted in late September.
The latest in Rovio’s über popular Angry Birds series of games, “Angry Birds Transformers,” has hit the App Store worldwide today.
A thread popped up on Reddit Monday, with a link to a list of Dropbox usernames and passwords allegedly obtained from a Dropbox security breach. However, the company says its servers were not breached, instead laying the blame at the feet of third-party services.
If your paws aren’t big enough to allow one-handed typing on that iPhone 6 Plus you picked up recently, a new third-party keyboard could bring one-handed typing back on your “HUGE!” iPhone.
In the first edition of App of the Week, Check out Tadaa – a great camera app that provides the missing link between DSLR photography and iPhonography.
Skype has launched Skype 7.0 for Mac, a redesigned version of its OS X video and audio chat client. The revamped look of the new app is intended to better match the design aesthetic of Apple’s upcoming OS X Yosemite operating system.
There are just a few days left to get Dragon Dictate for Mac 4 – The world’s #1 speech recognition software – For just $99.99. Don’t miss this deal, or you’ll be talking to yourself, instead of your Mac.
Fitbit has some disappointing news for iOS users who wear its popular fitness trackers. It has no current plans for integration with Apple’s new iOS 8 Health app. The company confirmed its decision in response to inquiries on its customer forums.
Let’s face it. The iPhone 6 Plus is BIG phone. (Its HUGE!) Many users have found they have a bit of a problem reaching their thumb a-a-a-a-a-ll the way over to the opposite side of the built-in virtual keyboard while typing. The Blink Keyboard from Ethan Long Software may be the answer to your prayers.
AgileBits gave some update love to its popular 1Password app for iOS today, bumping it up to version 5.1. The update adds support for the larger screens of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, displaying more information on the screens of those two devices.
Facebook has announced it has closed the deal on its acquisition of messaging giant WhatsApp. The deal’s price tag, originally announced for $19 billion, has jumped to $21.8 billion due to Facebook’s rising stock price over the last several months.
Graphics software maker Adobe has updated almost every one of its iOS apps, and also added a number of new apps to the mix, including mobile video editing app Premier Clip, and brush creator Brush CC.
Deal site Groupon has launched a new app, “Snap.” The app pays user cash back for purchasing specific items when shopping at the grocery store.
As a Mac developer, you’re always on the lookout for great new tools you can use to increase your productivity. Of course, you’re on a budget too, so you’ve gotta keep an eye on expenses. Well, how about getting your hands on four top-notch apps for Mac developers for the rock-bottom price of FREE?
Twitter for Mac has received a much-needed update, adding support for posting and viewing multiple photos in a tweet, along with the ability to attach photos to a direct message.
Just a quick FYI for parents, if you’re relying on the Kids section in the App Store to recommend age appropriate apps for use by your tykes, you might want to think twice about that until Apple fixes a bug that is currently causing the wrong apps to be recommended for various age levels.