Unity releases Unity Engine 3.0 which adds support for the iPad

Unity Technologies has announced that it’s released a new version of the Unity Engine (version 3.0) which adds in support for the iPad, Android and PlayStation 3, giving it the “broadest support on the market,” according to a statement. Unity already had support for iPhone and iPod Touch, so this is a welcome but not unexpected move from them. With … Read More

Apple appears to be making more moves to “tidy” the App Store.

We reported last week about Apple removing the vast majority of apps from iTunes that they considered contained too much “adult orientated” material. Over the weekend we also took a look at how Apple were removing some WiFi Signal Finder apps from iTunes (otherwise known as “Stumblers”). This second case was clearly to do with those apps using Private Frameworks. … Read More

Steve Jobs at the Oscars. New iPad advert. No camera

Steve Jobs was in attendance at the Oscars tonight in the US, where a new iPad TV ad aired. It seems the Oscars are the new Super Bowl as far as Apple are concerned! The same advert is now up on Apple’s front page. The video is kind of a fast forward through the main features of the iPad’s User … Read More

New 3D Games Potentially Coming To The Palm Pre and Pixi

The biggest barrier for good quality high-performance 3D games on Palm Smart-phones has finally been removed. Palm (PALM) have finally officially confirmed that they have added a component to their webOS Software Development Kit which will allow developers to target high-performance 3D graphics and native ARM code. This is in the form of a webOS plugin that Palm plans to … Read More

Microsoft’s Courier. Is this the iPad slayer?

Microsoft’s Courier tablet was first mentioned on tech sites a couple of months ago. At the time it was only a concept which existed in the form of a kind of User Interface showcase with cartoon hands controlling a virtual device. But those concept videos were rather impressive and very forward thinking. Of the many UI features that impressed me … Read More

Apple removes Wi-Fi finders from the App Store. Some fear another purge!

It seems Apple may be starting another round of application removals from the App Store. On Thursday it started removing selected Wi-Fi finder apps, otherwise known as “stumblers”. These apps enable iPhone and iPod Touch users to locate Wi-Fi networks around them and then try to use those networks for internet access. One reason given by Apple to one app author was … Read More

Top Apple News Stories: Apple v HTC, Macintosh Developer License, iPad Launch and More

It’s been a busy week for Apple… Apple shares hit another high today at the end of a week where the computer company (which is now predominantly by it’s own COO’s admission a mobile device company) launched it’s first thinly veiled attack on it’s old bedfellow Google, dropped the entry price for developers to it’s desktop developer license, officially announced … Read More

iPad WiFi US Launch April 3, Pre-Order from Apple Online Store Starting March 12

Apple WiFi iPad available for pre-order on March 12th. In store pickup on April 3rd. US Only initially. Since the day Steve Jobs appeared on stage for the Apple Special Event 2010 to announce the iPad there has been a lot of buzz about it’s availability. Many rumor blogs suggested that there might be minor delays in production and that could possibly … Read More

Gameloft Sports Pack – iPhone Trailer

Unlike other markets for handheld games the App Store is still a new concept and still evolving. The advantage of a new market is that it gives developers the freedom to adopt new strategies and be innovative. After the ‘freemium’ model proving to be a great success, iPhone developers are now offering ‘Game Packs’ to promote their games. All-In-1 Gamebox … Read More

Car Control for iPhone: Free Traffic Management Game From HandyGames

After the success freemium (premium games for free) games like Eliminate Pro and Touch Pets Dogs more eatsblished game developers seem to follow the latest trend in the App Store. HandyGames, one of the leading independent mobile games developer and publisher based in Germany today launched their first freemium game title called Car Control. The game offers a fresh take … Read More

Control Your Dog With iRemoteDog For iPhone [Video Proof]

If you own a dog and wished that you could train it to perform a few tricks without spending money on specialized dog training then iRemoteDog might just solve your purpose in less than $2! iRemoteDog for iPhone is a simple app that claims to help you control your dog with 12 commonly used commands. The app is based on … Read More

‘Zombie Wonderland’ for iPhone Coming Soon

The App Store is currently seeing an increase in the number of Zombie shooting games, Chillingo and Xoobis recently signed an agreement to add another game to the growing list with their upcoming title called Zombie Wonderland. Zombie Wonderland is a simple zombie shooting game where you play as Chuck, a zombie clearer whose job is to eliminate the zombie … Read More