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Infinity Blade II is the free app of the week

Posted on 06 Jun 2014 by Renkman

Every week the Editors of the App Store select an app to discount to free for the whole week (not including in-app purchases). These apps typically represent the cream of the crop in the category they represent, and are a great bargain if you can manage to download them while on sale.

Readdle’s PDF Expert for the iPhone is now free!

Posted on 26 May 2014 by Renkman

The folks over at Readdle have been working really hard at updating their amazing PDF Expert app, for the next release (version 5.1). The newest version, going live May 29th for $9.99, will be a universal app for the first time. Version 5.1 will add tons of functionality to the iPhone app that was previously

Calendars 5: Smart Calendar and Task Manager app – Now FREE for 48 hours!

Posted on 18 May 2014 by Renkman

Calendars 5, one of our favorite iOS calendar apps from our friends over at Readdle, just went on sale for_FREE_for the next two days in the App Store. Normally selling for $6.99, Calendars 5 is one of those must have apps for your iPhone or iPad

Apple names top apps of 2013

Posted on 17 Dec 2013 by Kevin Krause

Like others, Apple has released it’s Best of 2013 lists, covering top apps, games, music, and more from iTunes and the App Store. Duolingo, the language leaning app, was named iPhone App of the Year.

Apple to make iWork and iLife apps available for free with new iOS devices

Posted on 10 Sep 2013 by James Rogers

Apple is offering $39.95 worth of software free with new devices.

Download the 50 billionth app & you’ll win a US $10,000 gift card

Posted on 05 May 2013 by Renkman

The App store is about to pass another milestone, and this one is a biggie–50 billion downloads worldwide.  To celebrate this monumental accomplishment, they are rewarding the individual who downloads the 50 billionth app with a $10,000 gift card.  Didn’t quite make it in time?  Your consolation prize could be …

Gun Commando announced for iOS, to release later this month

Posted on 09 Apr 2013 by Brandon K

Fans of old-school-style first-person shooters take note: Gun Commando, an FPS where aliens — that’s right, aliens — are the bad guys, is scheduled for release to the App Store later this month.  If you long for the days of Duke Nukem, it looks like you’ll want to give Gun …

Tweetbot for Mac shows the best and worst of Twitter

Posted on 30 Jan 2013 by Brandon K

Twitter has managed to take what was initially a niche service and made it more mainstream than anyone could have imagined.  In 2007, Twitter saw an average of 400 thousand tweets per quarter.  Back in March 2012, that number exploded to 340 million tweets per day.  Just last month, they …

Apple Store App Updated, Now Supports Siri and Passbook

Posted on 08 Nov 2012 by Alex Jordan

Apple released an update to their Apple Store app yesterday. This new version now supports Siri and the ability to emial Passbook gift cards to friends from within the app. That said, the Passbook features in this app do not appear to be turned on by Apple yet. What’s coolest …

Google Introduces Dedicated YouTube App on the App Store

Posted on 11 Sep 2012 by Alex Jordan

Shortly after Apple began seeding developers with beta builds of iOS 6 earlier this summer, it was discovered that when the final version of iOS 6 reached consumers this fall, it would no longer feature the built-in YouTube app that has been a staple of the OS since the beginning. …

Facebook Releases Faster, Rewritten, iPhone App

Posted on 23 Aug 2012 by Alex Jordan

Just last week our very own Jay Roth mentioned that commented on Facebook’s floundering iPhone app. Just as promised, Facebook has released an totally rewritten version of the app, which is considerably faster than its predecessor. This speed increase is brought about by the company’s decision to switch from HTML5-based …