Calcbot for iPhone and iPad App Review

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Calcbot Rating: The app store has hundreds of different calculator apps. The specialized calculators such as the graphing calculators, builder’s calculators, and engineering calculators all provide features not found in the native iPhone calculator app. The rest of the apps which seems to be nothing more than different user interfaces for the same basic calculator have always made me question the … Read More

Sprint Making a 3G Capable “Peel” Case for the iPod Touch?

iPod touch Peel Sprint

Sprint appears to have submitted design information to the FCC on what certain sites are reporting as the iPod Touch “Peel”, or Sprint “Peel”. The idea is apparently to have a 3G capable cover piggy back on handheld devices, such as the iPod Touch, and enable you to use it as.. well… an iPhone. Some theorise that the name “Peel” … Read More

Best Arcade Sports Games for iPhone and iPod touch

Regardless of the platform sports games have always proved extremely popular and that is no different to the iPhone/iPod Touch which has seen sports games from the major game developers like EA port their well known titles like Fifa and Madden to the touch devices. In addition to those established titles newer developers have been able to exploit the unique … Read More

ReaddleDocs for iPad updated with PDF annotations

Readdle today releases ReaddleDocs for iPad 1.5, the updated version of its revolutionary application for managing files and reading documents on the iPad. Version 1.5 introduces highly anticipated support for highlight and text notes annotations inside PDF documents. Now ReaddleDocs uses can mark-up text inside PDF files in several colors, make notes and save these changes within the documents.

iPhone 4 and iPad Demand Continue to Rise

Apple are in an enviable position for any company. They have cemented their place at the top of the tech industry with another set of stellar financial results, announced yesterday. And they simply can’t produce enough units of their two most popular devices to keep up with consumer demand. In effect they themselves are the only obstacle they have to … Read More

Apple’s iPad Available in Nine More Countries This Friday

Today Apple published a press release announcing that iPad will be available in nine more countries (Austria, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Luxembourg, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand and Singapore) this Friday. The iPad has been a huge success for Apple and it has been difficult for them to meet the demand. At the iPhone 4 press conference Steve Jobs said that … Read More

MaxiVista turns Your iPad into a Second PC Monitor

Turning my iPad into a second monitor was one of the first things I did with it. Luckily there are a number of apps of varying quality on the App Store that allow you to do so. I actually wrote my own in the end, because they weren’t quite up to my needs at the time. It was also a … Read More

iOS 4.0.1 for iPhone and iOS 3.2.1 for iPad Kills Jailbreak

Apple today released software updates for iPhone and iPad. iOS 4.0.1 for iPhone 4, 3GS, 3G improves the formula to determine how many bars of signal strength to display. iOS 3.2.1 for iPad addresses WiFi issues, adds Bing search engine to Safari and fixes bugs to improve overall performance. If you have jailbroken your iPhone or iPad then you should not update … Read More

World of Sand Zen-like Sandbox App for iPad (Review)

World of Sand iPad

World of Sand Rating: Not all apps in the app store have to be about killing, racing or winning, in fact there are many that are just about the experience and that’s what World of Sand attempts to do. World of Sand provides a sandbox in both the literal and actual sense of the world as you are provided with an … Read More

Swipe Soccer HD for iPad. Crazy Soccer Action in this Line Drawing Hybrid

Swipe Soccer HD iPad

Swipe Soccer HD Rating: Swipe Soccer HD brings a whole new approach to soccer games on the iPad. Gone are the high quality 3D graphics, gone are the d-pad controls and actions buttons, instead Swipe Soccer HD combines the line drawing techniques made famous by Flight Control, Harbour Master and Fare City and combines it with the worlds most popular sport. … Read More

Great Tank War for iPhone. A Great Action Shooter

Great Tank War

Great Tank War Rating: Great Tank War for iPhone is an arcade dual-stick shooter based in World War II where you take control of a variety of tanks and blast your way through level after level of level of battles. The dual-stick controls work very well and are nice and responsive with the left thumb-stick controlling your movement while the right … Read More

Apple’s App Store Still the Developer’s Outlet of Choice

AppStore HQ, and Distimo have some interesting analysis on the sate of the Apple and Android App Stores. The amount of developers for Android is growing steadily, and currently stands at just over 10,000 in number. But the Android Marketplace is still top heavy with free apps, and devs. don’t seem to be making that much money there. In contrast … Read More

Slingshot Safari HD for iPad. Challenging Hunting Game

Slingshot Safari HD

Slingshot Safari HD Rating: Slingshot Safari HD is the first of Digital Prunes, Inc. range of slingshot titles to be converted for the iPad. As the title suggests the aim of the game is to use your trusty slingshot to hit a variety of animals while on safari, although not the endangered Black Rhino. The cartoon style graphics are big and … Read More