Archive for December, 2009

All landscape iPhone games should support 180-degree rotation 

I can understand why the default behaviour on most games is to rotate left: it’s probably more natural for right-handed users...

Appolicious – Another App Recommendations App for iPhone

Appolicious is another iPhone app that offers app recommendations and sets out to help you find good iPhone apps.  As the...

OT: The Recent NSFW Picture

Yesterday I posted an article about the iFartaholic app.  In it, I posted a screenshot from the App Store entry (a...

A New Year’s Resolution – Find My Ideal iPhone Note-t...

With well over 100,000 apps in the iPhone App Store now, it ‘s pretty rare to find that ‘there ‘s not...

Shoot It App Giving Away Five Free (real) Post Cards for New Year...

Shoot It “ the iPhone app that lets you turn your pictures into real 4X6 ‘ postcards and does the mailing...

25 Years of Apple Mice

Here at Mactropolis, we don’t normally cover stories like this, but I think this is worthy of a post. It really...

iWork Sales Jump 50% In 2009

NPD Group (via TUAW) is reporting that Apple’s iWork productivity suite saw a 50% jump in sales over 2008 levels. The...

Pocket Informant 1.2 for iPhone: Outlook is good for Outlook Sync

Outlook Sync has just come to Pocket Informant on the iPhone. This means that Outlook and PI users can finally bring...

China Unicom Sells 300,000 iPhones

After a slow start when the iPhone officially launched in mainland China last October, iPhone sales have taken off. Just earlier...

Best iPhone App Store Craziness of 2009

As promised in our monster-long, epic Best of Everything iPhone 2009 post last week, here is another of our ‘bite-sized ‘...

Want to Track & Analyze Your iPhone App Store Spending? There...

We first posted about the App Store Expense Monitor app back in August.  Back then it was just a nifty little...