Camera Fx8 Free 1.0 released, offers iPhone users free camera effects tool
June 5, 2014 – 13:55 | No Comment
Camera Fx8 Free 1.0 released, offers iPhone users free camera effects tool

Bored with your iPhone’s camera? Fed up with taking dull, listless shots? Apalon Apps may have something for you, with its new Camera Fx8 Free app.
The app, a cut-down version of the existing Camera Fx8 …

Pixelmator 3.2 Sandstone adds brand new Repair Tool, 16-bits per channel support
May 23, 2014 – 11:00 | Comments Off
Pixelmator 3.2 Sandstone adds brand new Repair Tool, 16-bits per channel support

The Pixelmator Team has released Pixelmator 3.2 for Mac OS X. Codenamed Sandstone, it’s a significant update with the promise of a brand new – and much improved – Repair tool.
The new release also extends …

Microsoft’s Project Siena: Windows 8 app development for (almost) all
December 20, 2013 – 09:24 | Comments Off
Microsoft’s Project Siena: Windows 8 app development for (almost) all

Microsoft has released Project Siena, a Windows 8 app which allows anyone to create Windows 8 apps, no programming skills required.
Building the interface is as simple as placing, moving and resizing assorted objects on your …

Pixelmator 3.0 FX adds layer styles and liquify tools, OS X Mavericks support
October 23, 2013 – 12:08 | Comments Off
Pixelmator 3.0 FX adds layer styles and liquify tools, OS X Mavericks support

Lithuanian developer The Pixelmator Team has released Pixelmator 3.0 FX, a major update to its popular Mac image-editing tool. Version 3.0 adds non-destructive Layer Styles, allowing users to apply multiple effects at once, as well …

Google Calendar becomes a standalone app for Android users
October 18, 2012 – 10:59 | Comments Off
Google Calendar becomes a standalone app for Android users

Android users running Ice Cream Sandwich and Jelly Bean can now take advantage of a new standalone version of Google Calendar. The move brings Google Calendar more in line with Gmail, Google Play and others …

BBC iPlayer now allows for offline viewing for iOS users
September 4, 2012 – 12:26 | Comments Off
BBC iPlayer now allows for offline viewing for iOS users

iPhone, iPod and iPad users who take advantage of the streaming capabilities the BBC’s iPlayer app now have a new feature to play with – the ability to download programmes and store them on your phone …

Sky+ iPad 4.0 turns your tablet into a remote control
August 15, 2012 – 08:36 | Comments Off
Sky+ iPad 4.0 turns your tablet into a remote control

When you’re watching TV the remote control seems to have a life of its own, often resulting in it disappearing when you decide you want to switch channels. Being somewhat larger than a standard Sky …

Pixelmator 2.1 brings in Retina Display support, effects browser and iCloud syncing
August 9, 2012 – 13:13 | Comments Off
Pixelmator 2.1 brings in Retina Display support, effects browser and iCloud syncing

If you’re looking for a powerful image editing tool, the likes of Photoshop are going to spring to mind first. But there are plenty of much lower cost tool available that are more than adequate …

Roundup – 22 updates and new downloads to kick off August
August 4, 2012 – 16:49 | Comments Off
Roundup – 22 updates and new downloads to kick off August

The end of July and the beginning of August have seen the release of a number of important apps and updates. If you’ve found it hard to keep to speed with what has been going …

Flipboard adds audio features to its social magazine app
May 17, 2012 – 11:41 | Comments Off
Flipboard adds audio features to its social magazine app

iOS app Flipboard has already earned itself something of a name as a great way to aggregate multiple social networks and news media into a single, more easily managed stream. The latest version of the iPhone …

LinkedIn for iOS goes universal and adds new calendar features
April 27, 2012 – 06:53 | Comments Off
LinkedIn for iOS goes universal and adds new calendar features

Social networking news is not limited to the latest acquisitions by the likes of Facebook; LinkedIn, the social network for professionals, is still generating headlines. The big news for iOS users is that the app …