Fast food purveyor Burger King will be rolling out a mobile app in April that will allow users pay for its charbroiled burgers and other items at more than 7,000 locations in the United States.
A new report about Apple’s much rumored “Healthbook” app for iOS 8, features renderings said to be created from actual screenshots.
Italian Apple blog iPhoneItalia has published screen shots of cross-platform messaging app WhatsApp’s upcoming Voice over IP functionality. The new feature is set to debut later this spring.
Mobile publishing and monetization firm Onswipe has created a chart that compares the adoption rate of both iOS 7, and the recently released iOS 7.1 in the first four days of their availability.
Although Microsoft has a complete version of its Office productivity suite ready to go on the iPad and iPhone, the company continues to hold it back from release until new CEO Satya Nadella gives the OK for a launch date.
A new report says Apple may be looking to expand iCloud in iOS 8 by debuting iOS versions of OS X apps Preview and TextEdit. These additions, along with improved tools for developers who wish to integrate iCloud into their apps, are expected with the debut of iOS 8 later this year.
Beginning in April, United Airlines will be rolling out a new onboard entertainment system, exclusively for use with your personal iOS device or laptop. The free service will allow you to choose from over 150 movies, and nearly 200 television shows.
Rovio has announced the details of its latest game in the Angry Birds series, and it is literally “Epic”. The new game, “Angry Birds Epic,” is a definite departure from the Angry Birds titles we’ve seen before, as it is a turn based role playing game (RPG).
Apple is reportedly considering spinning off iTunes Radio into its own standalone app as of the release of iOS 8. The move would be part of an effort to boost the market share of the new music streaming service.
Apple’s iOS 7.1 update includes a pop-up warning message for users who make an in-app purchase for the first time. The message reminds them of the 15-minute grace period in which additional purchases may be made without the need for reentering their password.
Just 24 hours after its release, iOS 7.1 was already on 5.9% of iOS devices in North America. The report comes from analytics firm Chitika, who measured ad impressions from tens of millions of iOS-based devices in the U.S. and Canada from March 9 to March 11. 2014.
Our friends over at Hang w/, the live-streaming video social media platform, have announced that they’ll be working with the South by Southwest Interactive to present 50 Cent in an exclusive and official South by Southwest concert at Austin’s historic at 1100 Warehouse tonight, March 11, at 8pm.
Vevo has announced that it will be partnering with Apple to stream this week’s iTunes Festival at SXSW. The video and entertainment platform will be limited to the same streaming options offered by Apple’s own iTunes Festival coverage, which includes Apple TV, iOS Apps, and the Mac.
The release of iOS 8 will see an upgraded version of Apple’s much maligned Maps app, say sources briefed on the plans. Apple executives are using the new app to move forward on their previous promises that the iOS Maps app will finally live up to the “incredibly high standard” of Apple’s customers.
In addition to the other new and improved features that iOS 7.1 brings to iOS devices, the update also brings new functionality to Apple’s iBeacon protocol, allowing “always on” beacon tracking.
iOS 7.1 was released yesterday, and includes several new features, such as a fix for Touch ID that improves fingerprint recognition, support for CarPlay, fixes for other bugs, and minor visual changes and improvements.