Web-based productivity tool IFTTT (“If This Then That”) has released an iOS app that allows you to access the utility of its Internet connected actions and triggers with the convenience of your iPhone.
Ever since Google first (re)released their official Google Maps app for iOS, it’s quickly risen to become one of the most popular navigation apps for iPhone and iPad users – and it’s about to get even better. Google announced today that they will be revamping the Google Maps app unveiled last May, adding support for both Android devices and Apple’s iPad, as well as adding a number of new features.
The co-founder of the torrent sharing service The Pirate Bay, Peter Sunde, has begun teasing his latest project, a truly secure messaging app for mobile devices named “Hemlis.” (“Secret” in Swedish.)
A new iPhone app from Nike allows product designers to check the sustainability of the materials they are considering using in new products.
Earth 3D Amazing Atlas from 3Planesoft uses the graphics and computing power of your Mac to take the old world atlas a huge step forward.
Twitter for Mac and iOS Updated With Direct Message Syncing, Improved Search, New ‘People’ Button & More
Twitter released a significant update for their Mac and iOS apps today, adding a number of features and improvements, including the ability to sync the “read” status of direct messages. Other updates include improved search, a new reply composer, the ability to report unwanted “spam” tweets, and more.
Most thought the world had seen enough Bejeweled knock-offs in the App Store. But not the developers of Candy Crush Saga. The devs of this #1 top grossing app in the App Store thought there was room for at least one more, and they proved correct. To the tune of an estimated $633,000 dollars revenue A DAY!
A good number of popular apps have gone free in the App Store. The free-o-rama comes just ahead of the App Store’s fifth-anniversary.
We’ve made it halfway through the long Independence Day Weekend, and hopefully all of your fingers are intact, because it would be a shame for you to miss out playing any of the 11 iOS games Warner Brothers has put on sale for 99 cents in the App Store!
We have hooked up a local retailer to give away 5 copies of Aperture 3 – Apple’s powerful prosumer photo editing software! Aperture would normally cost you a whopping $80, but thanks to a generous donation from a local retailer, we’re giving away 5 copies today absolutely free! Hooray for surplus retail licenses!
Rovio Updates Angry Birds: 15 New Levels, 73 Crazy Pig Contraptions, and ::GASP!:: Egg Defender Mode!
Just in time for a nationwide holiday in the United States, Rovio has released a major update to its mega-popular Angry Birds app. The update brings a new mode called “Egg Defender,” as well as 15 new levels, and “73 crazy pig contraptions” brought over from the Angry Birds spin-off, “Bad Piggies.”
Takuzu, free in the App Store, is a fun puzzler for iOS devices. Based on simple logic, identifying patterns, and following a few simple rules, Takuzu is a puzzler like I’ve never played before.
iOS developer Rolocule Games has released Motion Tennis, a new iOS sports gaming title that allows you to use your device as a Nintendo Wii-like motion controller to play tennis on an Apple TV connected HDTV.
Skype announced video messaging for all users earlier this month. However, you could only send 20 free messages up to three-minutes long before being prompted to sign up for a $4.99 premium Skype account. With the release of today’s Skype for iOS update, you can now send unlimited free Video Messages.
Digg has updated its iOS app to include its replacement for the soon to be retired Google Reader, the new Digg Reader. The updated app can import your feeds directly from Google Reader, so you got that going for you… Which is nice.
Google released a pretty huge update to their Google Earth app for iOS and Android devices today, featuring a completely revamped new interface (complete with a handy left side panel), improved directions and search, the ability to find and navigate directions in full 3D, and support for a number of additional countries.