Microsoft unveils Word, Excel and PowerPoint for iPad 1.1, adds user-requested features
August 1, 2014 – 07:39 | No Comment
Microsoft unveils Word, Excel and PowerPoint for iPad 1.1, adds user-requested features

Microsoft has unveiled the first major update to its stable of iPad Office apps with the release of Word for iPad 1.1, Excel for iPad 1.1 and PowerPoint for iPad 1.1.
All three apps gain exclusive …

Facebook Messenger 7.0 released, unveils new dedicated iPad build
July 4, 2014 – 12:51 | No Comment
Facebook Messenger 7.0 released, unveils new dedicated iPad build

Facebook has unveiled Facebook Messenger 7.0 for iOS and Android, a major new version of its dedicated messaging app for Facebook users.
Version 7.0 is notable for being the first version to include a native iPad …

Spotify 1.0 for iOS shows off darker theme, improved playlist features
April 2, 2014 – 09:59 | Comments Off
Spotify 1.0 for iOS shows off darker theme, improved playlist features

Popular music-streaming service Spotify has updated its iPad and iPhone app with the release of Spotify 1.0. The app gains a refreshed user interface to match the new darker theme being rolled out across all …

Manage music on your mobiles, tablets and PC for free with KiwiG PhoneTunes 2.5
March 31, 2014 – 08:54 | Comments Off
Manage music on your mobiles, tablets and PC for free with KiwiG PhoneTunes 2.5

Shunting music files between PC, Apple and Android is nothing new, but it can be a fiddly process if done manually, or expensive if you try to find a suitable third-party app to do the …

Microsoft launches Office for iPad
March 27, 2014 – 18:09 | Comments Off
Microsoft launches Office for iPad

It’s taken a very long time, but today, finally, Microsoft unveiled Office for iPad.
Despite the name, Office for iPad is three separate apps – Word, Excel and PowerPoint – which are individually available in the …

VLC for iOS 2.2 gets a new look, Google Drive/ Dropbox streaming
January 20, 2014 – 16:53 | Comments Off
VLC for iOS 2.2 gets a new look, Google Drive/ Dropbox streaming

VideoLAN’s popular media player VLC for iOS has been upgraded to 2.2 with a revamped iOS 7-style interface, along with new multi-touch gestures for easier navigation.
Google Drive integration and Dropbox streaming should make it much …

Mailbox 1.3 cleans up messy Gmail inbox folders quickly on iPad and iPhone
May 24, 2013 – 08:13 | Comments Off
Mailbox 1.3 cleans up messy Gmail inbox folders quickly on iPad and iPhone

The default Mail app for the iPhone and iPad is capable enough, but sometimes you find yourself craving more. Google Mail users could opt for the official Gmail app, but despite some improvements over Mail, …

eBay for iOS update includes new UI and registration via drivers’ license
May 17, 2013 – 09:53 | Comments Off
eBay for iOS update includes new UI and registration via drivers’ license

The iOS versions of eBay’s app have been updated with a redesigned interface and a raft of other changes. The latest release improves on the stripped back UI that was available in previous versions and …

iTunes 11.0.3 includes improved views for MiniPlayer and faster performance
May 16, 2013 – 19:01 | Comments Off
iTunes 11.0.3 includes improved views for MiniPlayer and faster performance

Loved and loathed in just about equal measure, iTunes is installed on a huge number of computers around the world. It has been a while since the last update, but now iTunes 11.0.3 has been been …

Revolutionize your iPhone’s sound for the better with Accudio Free
April 30, 2013 – 11:45 | Comments Off
Revolutionize your iPhone’s sound for the better with Accudio Free

I used to think my iPod touch was the bee’s knees when it came to digital music players. Exposure to true audiophile-friendly models from the likes of Cowon and Colorfly, coupled with listening to FLAC …

Mailbox for iOS Updated with New Swipe Options, Loses Wait Queue
April 19, 2013 – 15:24 | Comments Off
Mailbox for iOS Updated with New Swipe Options, Loses Wait Queue

Gmail shows little sign of becoming any less popular, but any iOS user will have found that dealing with a Gmail account on an Apple device is not the most pleasant experience. Mailbox was released to …