Apps News

New App Connects Fitbit Devices to Apple’s iOS 8 Health App

Posted on 19/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

If you’re a Fitbit user who’s frustrated that they haven’t introduced Apple Health app compatibility, you’ll likely be very interested in Sync Solver, a new $0.99 app that just hit the App Store. The app automatically exports Fitbit data such as steps, weight, and sleep into the Health app.


Google Chrome for Mac Finally Boasts 64-Bit Support

Posted on 19/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

It was last August when Google introduced a beta build of 64-bit Chrome for Mac to the world. After several months of testing, the company is ready to introduce a stable 64-bit version – Google Chrome 39 – to the public.


SNOWidget – The First Holiday Widget for iOS 8

Posted on 17/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

This one is for those who think it’s never too early to starting counting down the days to Christmas. Developer Johnny Ixe, developer of the incredibly useful DataMan apps, brings us “SNOWidget.”


Sony PlayStation Vue App to Bring Streaming TV to iPad

Posted on 14/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

Sony is about to make its first real push into the streaming television arena with PlayStation Vue, a new service that will bring streaming video and other content to its PlayStation gaming consoles, and other devices, such as the iPad.


U.S. FTC Scrutinizes Apple Over Health Data Privacy

Posted on 13/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission is looking to Apple for assurances that it will prevent health data collected by its iOS Health app and the upcoming Apple Watch from being used without an owner’s consent


UK Supermarket Chain Sainsbury’s New App Aims to Allow You to Skip The Checkout

Posted on 10/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

UK supermarket chain Sainsbury’s is taking its best shot at integrating the physical shopping experience with its customers’ mobile devices with a new app that allows you to create a shopping list, will guide you to the items in the store, and then allow you to pay for your groceries via your smartphone, skipping a visit to the checkout line completely.


Apple Makes Swype Keyboard The Free iOS App of The Week

Posted on 07/11/2014 by Chris Hauk

If you’ve been wanting to get your hands on the Swype keyboard for iOS, but you’ve been turned off by the $0.99 price tag, now the time to grab it. Apple has named the third-party keyboard its iOS App of the Week. (Which means it’s free!)