Blosics: A Different and Fun Take on a Slingshot Game

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Rating: Blosics Review: A new game in the Angry Birds style that has you flinging balls at the blocks to knock them out of the picture. The slingshot action is a familiar game interface, but Blosics does it up just a little differently. You have a bubble that you can place your ball within, choosing the location that you think … Read More

Mage Gauntlet for iPhone: Old School Fun

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Rating: Mage Gauntlet Review: The game reminds you that long before 3-D, photorealistic graphics came along games were still fun. Mage Gauntlet {$2.99} is set in a world where evil was long ago defeated and confined by the great wizard Whitebeard. And, wizards and mage guilds defend it to keep it that way. You, however, are an orphaned young girl who … Read More

Apple’s (AAPL) iOS Jumps Ahead in Mobile Web Traffic Share

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The iOS operating system, used on iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, accounted for over 60% of the mobile / tablet web traffic in October according to Net Applications latest data. Net Applications released its market share data recently and it shows that iOS accounted for 61.64% of mobile web traffic in October. This was up from 54.65% in September and … Read More

Anthill: Tactical Trail Defense Review: Ants On a Mission to Protect

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Rating: Anthill: Tactical Trail Defense Review: The game is exactly what it says. You establish trails to food, leaflings, or treasures and build up defense perimeters to protect those trails. The anthill is the center of your strategy. It’s where worker ants emerge from to shuttle carcasses back to the colony for food. Solider ants also appear to take out … Read More

Gem Keeper Review: In Defense of Gem Towers

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Rating: Gem Keeper Review: A solid tower-defense game for iPad with a lot of options for creating your defenses. Gem Keeper {$2.99} has the simple goal of protecting the gems from the invading monsters. There’s not much more to the story. Your job is to place the towers in the best position and deploy your weapons at the most strategic time. … Read More

Fara Review: A Mesmerizing RPG Well Suited to iOS

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Rating: Fara Review: A beautiful, and beautifully done, fantasy role-playing game for iPhone. It is well suited to the small screen and brings all the best features of the genre without overdoing it. Fara {$2.99} is a fantasy tale of finding yourself on an island stuck in medieval times. You are washed up on a shore to be greeted by a … Read More

Galaxy Pirate Adventure: Han Solo and Malcolm Reynolds Would Feel Right at Home

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Rating: Galaxy Pirate Adventure Review: A beeeuuutiful game of space battles between ships. As the son of a pirate trader and it’s time for you to learn the business. You set off to develop your skills and learn to survive and thrive in space. First you learn to attack, then defend, and then (re)charge to keep your ship battle-ready. There are … Read More

Tapper World Tour HD Review: Serving Up a Roomful of Fun

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Rating: Tapper World Tour HD Review: A high-speed challenge to keep the local watering hole running smoothly. Imagine yourself as a lone bartender with a room full of demanding patrons. Your job is to keep them happy by sliding a beverage down the bar for each of them. You’ve got multiple stations to manage, as well as empties and tips … Read More

Woolly Mammoth in Trouble: Who Knew a Mammoth Could Teach Reading?

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Rating: Woolly Mammoth in Trouble Review: With all the quality you would expect of an app produced with the backing of the Smithsonian Institution, Woolly Mammoth in Trouble is both exceptionally beautiful and exceptionally well designed for it’s purpose. Woolly Mammoth in Trouble is a lovely picture book about a woolly mammoth that gets separated from his herd. This app … Read More

DebtMinder Review: Get Debts Off Your Mind

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Rating: DebtMinder Review: A simple app that that gives you a clear view of your debts and a plan or two to pay them off. Sometimes the simplest approach is the best and this is what DebtMinder {$1.99} excels at. It asks you to enter basic information for each of your debts: balance, interest rate, starting date, and minimum payment. By … Read More

New ‘iTunes Movie Trailers’ App Makes Movie Browsing Easy

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Apple on Wednesday released iOS 5, Mac OS X Lion update, iCloud and made some new apps available on the App Store as free download. iTunes Movie Trailers, an app that makes keeping up with current movies and upcoming releases an absolute joy was also launched. iTunes Movie Trailers {Free} has several screens that make it easy to see what’s soon-to-be-released, … Read More

New Report Shows Dominance of Apple’s iOS and iPad

New research documents the success of the Apple’s iOS platform and the iPad. comScore, Inc. released a report that shows just how pervasive they have become. iOS accounts for the largest share of the connected devices – which includes smartphones, tablets, and other connected devices – with a 43.1 percent share. Android has the highest share of the smartphone market … Read More

Firemint’s Real Racing 2 Update for iPhone 4S and iOS 5 Coming Soon

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Firemint has announced that iOS5, to be released on Wednesday, will bring a major update to its popular Real Racing 2 game. First, Air Play will be supported. This allows you to use your iPhone 4S or iPad 2 as a wireless game controller for a game being displayed on your HD TV. This isn’t mirroring, it’s using the iPhone/iPad … Read More