Google Earth, Facebook, Labyrinth 2 and Guitar Hero Receive Updates

iOS Game Updates

For those of you who love your iOS apps, you’ll be interested to know that there have been some great updates recently to some of the App Store’s most popular, including Game Centre support for Labyrinth 2 and Guitar Hero, and a new ocean layer for Google Earth! Google Earth … Read the Full Story →

Iron Man 2 for iPhone 4 Limited Time Sale Only $0.99

Iron Man 2 iPhone 4

Gameloft has dropped the price of Iron Man 2 and now it’s available for only $0.99. The game was recently updated for iPhone 4 with High-definition graphics that fully utilize iPhone 4′s Retina display. Play as Iron Man for speed and agility or suit up as War Machine for maximum firepower. Both … Read the Full Story →

Apple Setting Up Newspaper and Magazine Subscriptions for iPad?

Something that a lot of the media outlets (both all digital outfits and converted to digital from more traditional print media) have wanted from Apple and the iPad is the ability to create a subscription type model for their publications. Indeed this is something that Rupert Murdoch, a recent convert … Read the Full Story →

Apple Releases iOS 4.2 Beta 1 for iPad

iPad 4.2 Beta 1

Apple has just released the first beta of iOS 4.2 for the iPad. The beta is now available for developers to download. During Apple’s special music event Steve Jobs gave us sneak peek into the new features of iOS 4.2 which will be all about iPad. iOS 4.2 will bring multitasking, folders, HDR … Read the Full Story →

Bruce Lee Dragon Warrior for iPhone. 3D Fighting Game which is worthy of Bruce Lee’s Name

Bruce Lee Dragon Warrior

Bruce Lee Dragon Warrior Rating: I often found that with fighting games many people who find their favourite version stick with it. If you liked Mortal Kombat you didn’t like Street Fighter and if you liked either of those you wouldn’t like Tekken. I think this was more due to the … Read the Full Story →

App Store Nears 250,000 Apps. Facebook Hits 100 Million

Facebook, which some would claim is probably the most used service on iPhone (via the Facebook app particularly), has passed 100 Million active users this weekend. Coincidentally that is close to the total number of iOS Devices that Apple has sold. Meanwhile Apple’s own iTunes App Store now boasts close … Read the Full Story →

GAMEVIL Continues With High Profit Margins in 2Q

SEOUL, KOREA – August 9th, 2010 – GAMEVIL(R) (KOSDAQ:063080) achieved net profit percentage of 50.6% during the second quarter of 2010 continuing its high profit margin quarter after quarter. Sales, operating income and net income were 6.72 billion KRW, 3.54 billion KRW, 3.40 billion KRW, with a year on year increase … Read the Full Story →

Apple (AAPL) and Publishers Disagree over iPad Subscriptions

Time Inc. attempted to submit a subscription version of their iPad “Sports Illustrated” app to Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) App Store last week. Only to have it rejected by Apple. Who, for some reason, find the idea of digital magazine subscriptions unattractive to their current business model. Time’s reason for attempting this strategy … Read the Full Story →

WWDC Style iTunes App Store Sales Screen Saver

If you remember, around WWDC time we were all blown away by an Apple creation that was almost a piece of modern art. Especially if you were someone experiencing decent App Sales on a daily basis! In the lobby of the developer conference they setup a bank of monitors showing … Read the Full Story →

Create apps for Android with Google’s ‘App Inventor’

Apple’s app store over the past two years has seen substantial growth in the number of developers developing for the iOS devices. In a recent report AppStore HQ revealed some interesting numbers which show that there are around 43,000 active developers for the iOS platform and just around 10,000 developers for the … Read the Full Story →

Drift Mania Championship for iPhone Coming Soon to the App Store

Drift Mania Championship

Racing games for iPhone and iPod touch is a popular genre and there are many titles available in the App Store which make the best use of iPhones graphical abilities. The control mechanism in a racing game is always simple, a very easy implementation of accelerometer or touch based controls. However, drifting your car … Read the Full Story →

CF Defense HD for iPad. Ferocious FPS Let Down by only a Single Location

CF Defense HD iPad5

CF Defense HD Rating: First person shooters have had mixed reviews on iDevices with the use of virtual d-pads and the touch screen not always conducive to good control systems, CF Defense HD is the latest to attempt to succeed in the App Store. The first thing that you’ll notice when … Read the Full Story →

Apple Briefly Advertises For iTunes Fraud Prevention Specialist

We covered the iTunes 4th of July “Hack” yesterday. Apple issued a statement claiming that only 400 accounts were compromised in this recent, and first “major” iTunes related fraud. To put that in perspective that is some 0.0003% of all iTunes accounts currently active. And when you consider all the … Read the Full Story →

R-Type for iPhone from EA Mobile: First Screens

R-Type iPhone

EA Mobile recently announced their upcoming game for iPhone/iPod touch called “R-Type” The game is a classic side scrolling shoot-em-up arcade game in which you control a space fighter to defend humanity. R-Type for iPhone keeps 100% true to the original game allowing fans to get back to the ‘80s … Read the Full Story →

Apple Issues Statement on July 4th iTunes “Hack”

Over the July 4th weekend news of a “Massive” iTunes App Store hack was circulated around the web. We were advised to lock down our credit cards, change our passwords and to generally panic! What seemed to be happening was that some hacked individuals iTunes accounts, that have been readily … Read the Full Story →