Skate It by EA for iPhone. Great Addition to the Skateboarding Genre

Skate It by EA Rating: Skateboarding has transferred form the real world to the virtual gaming world very well. The user base for both activities is very similar, predominately young males that will play games and skateboard too, so put the two together and you’ve got a pre-built demographic for any skateboard game of which there have been a few. … Read More

Phoenix Spirit for iPhone and iPad. Fun exploration game

Phoenix Spirit Rating: Phoenix Spirit has been developed by Spearheadgames and it a game all about exploring the forest environment. Mother Tree is ill and it is your duty to find out what is causing the disease and save her. The game uses the built-in accelerometer to control a flying squirrel. You guide the squirrel along the beautiful forest areas, a … Read More

Apple Patents Facebook Integration Into iPhone OS

Social Workflow Patent

Last week we reported on rumors which suggested that Apple is working on integrating facebook into iPhone OS. Today Patently Apple is reporting that Apple had filed a patent in September 2008 (approved in April 2010) which integrates social networks natively into the iPhone OS to perform basic social workflows such as adding a contact. Facebook is undoubtedly one of the most popular … Read More

Apple iPad is a serious rival for netbook sales

ABI Research has spent some time looking at how the netbook market is evolving, and the effect that the iPad has had when put into the mix. It seems fairly obvious to most that the iPad, even though it’s a new and different kind of product, has carved itself a niche that will reduce the current market share taken by … Read More

Doodle Swipe a fun doodle jumping game for iPhone and iPad

Doodle Swipe Rating: Doodle swipe developed by HafizAwangPon is all about the fun loving character Bubba, the little blue blob. Guide him along the platforms jumping from one to the other without falling. If you have ever played Doodle Jump, which I am sure most of you have, this game seems to be inspired from it but features completely new … Read More

New iPhone 4G / HD Volume and Tech Specs Info Leaked

Manufacturing details of new iPhone 4G / HD have been reportedly leaked by Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) component supply partners in Taiwan and China Foxconn is reported as aiming to produce 24 million 4th generation iPhones this year alone. And is expecting to start shipping them in June. The suggested split for these massive volumes is around 4.5 million for the first half … Read More

Footballz! Addictive casual game for iPhone and iPad

Footballz! Rating: Developed by Inlogic Footballz! is a fun filled casual game for any age. Collect the golden balls whilst avoiding the enemy balls in this old arcade style game. When you start the game you can decide from the 6 cute little characters which one you want to be. You move your player with the joypad on the bottom … Read More

Video for iPad Shows Significant Growth

Since the introduction of Apple’s iPad, there has been a growing sense of change on the Internet. Web sites, corporations, and users have been migrating away from the constraints of non-standards based technologies like Flash. While the perception of growth and change has been there in the public consciousness, there really hasn’t been any quantification of it. Numbers released by … Read More

Ducked Up! A challenging physics game for iPhone and iPad

Ducked Up! Rating: Ducked Up! developed by Alphasprite is a challenging physics based game. It is an addictive puzzle and only your quick reflexes will help you complete the game. The aim of the game is to guide your little rubber duck from the moment it appears out of his vent, back into another vent where ever it is located … Read More

Glu Mobile Offers ‘Beat It!’ iPhone Game for Free (Limited Time)

We love free iPhone games and if you follow iPhone developers or publishers on Twitter you’ll often discover great deals and be the first one to know about price drops and limited time sales. We just received an update from Glu Mobile (GLUU) about another ‘limited time’ price drop of their award winning music-making puzzle game called ‘Beat It!’ Beat … Read More

Apple Patent Suit against Kodak. ITC to Investigate

In a move reminiscent of HTC’s recent patent counter-suit against Apple (AAPL), Apple itself is fighting back against a patent claim made against them by Kodak, by filing it’s own counter-suit. This is also a similar strategy to the one that Apple employed when sued by Nokia for allegedly infringing the Finnish company’s mobile handset patents. Apple was originally hit … Read More

Apple Rejects iPhone Wi-Fi Sync App

We reported last month about Greg Hughes’ iPhone WiFi app which allows you to sync wirelessly with iTunes much the same way as you do normally over USB. At the time, with the scant details available about the app, and Greg’s assertion that he was not “break[ing] any rules” we were positive, overall, about its prospects at getting approved by … Read More

Apple Incorporating Facebook into iPhone OS 4?

Rumors are surfacing again that Apple (AAPL) are working with Facebook to integrate some of the social network’s functionality directly into iPhone OS 4. Business Insider are reporting that this will be announced at Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) keynote on June 7, 2010. The least we will see, apparently, is the ability to pull Facebook contacts into your iPhone, … Read More

Adobe Launches “We Love Apple” Ad Campaign

adobe apple ad campaign

Adobe is dropping some serious cash for a web campaign running on a number of high profile tech sites. With the adverts it seems to be escalating the spat between itself and Apple over Flash. The campaign appears in a white rectangle with a crisp “We heart Apple” message, and the Adobe logo at the bottom. It then flips to … Read More