Apps News

Rovio Launches Retro Flappy Bird-Like ‘Retry’ Game in Select Countries

Posted on 06/05/2014 by Chris Hauk

Angry Bird publisher Rovio has launched a new title in the iOS App Store, that at first blush, might seem like an Angry Birds clone. However, the trailer for the game shows off some interesting gameplay mechanics that should set it apart from the thousands of other “flappy” games.


MacTrast Deals: The “May The Fourth Be With You” Star Wars Gamer Bundle

Posted on 04/05/2014 by Chris Hauk

It’s Star Wars Day, and to help you celebrate, MacTrast has a great, “May The Fourth Be With You” Star Wars Gamer Bundle to offer you! (These make great presents for the Star Wars fan in your life, even though today isn’t “Star Wars Christmas” like Penny thinks it is, everyone knows that’s Wookiee Life Day!)


Internet Radio App Radium for Mac Gets an Update

Posted on 04/05/2014 by Chris Hauk

One of our favorite apps for listening to Internet radio here at MacTrast is Radium, the great and easy to use Mac app from the fabulously named CatPig Studios. The app received an update recently, and we thought we’d give you the heads up on the new version.


Slingshot – Share your iOS screen With Anyone on Any Platform

Posted on 01/05/2014 by Chris Hauk

Squirells is launching a great new product today called “Slingshot,” which allows you to share your iOS device’s screen cross-platform style with other users, be they on iOS, Android, Windows, or OS X. There are some cool collaboration tools too…


Apple’s Maps Gets 3D Flyover for Stonehenge

Posted on 28/04/2014 by Chris Hauk

To be filed under “Fun Things to do on a Monday Coffee Break”: One of the most mysterious world landmarks can now be explored via 3D flyover in Apple’s Maps apps on both iOS and OS X.