Office apps for iOS now iPhone-friendly, editing is free
November 7, 2014 – 06:40 | No Comment
Office apps for iOS now iPhone-friendly, editing is free

Microsoft has released major updates for its iOS apps, Word 1.2, Excel 1.2 and PowerPoint 1.2.
All three have been redesigned for smaller screens, and run on your iPhone and iPod as well as the iPad.

Geekbench 3.2 offers redesigned and simplified results view, adds ARMv8 support
September 9, 2014 – 08:19 | Comments Off
Geekbench 3.2 offers redesigned and simplified results view, adds ARMv8 support

Primate Labs has updated its cross-platform, flagship benchmark tool with the release of Geekbench 3.2 for desktop and Android. Also available on iOS, the latest build’s main highlight is a redesigned results page.
The redesign aims …

OneDrive 4.4 and Dropbox 3.3 for iOS released, promise major new features
August 26, 2014 – 08:56 | Comments Off
OneDrive 4.4 and Dropbox 3.3 for iOS released, promise major new features

OneDrive and Dropbox users with access to an iPhone or iPad rejoice: both iOS apps have been updated with major improvements with the release of Microsoft OneDrive 4.4 and Dropbox 3.3.
Both apps gain new features …

Microsoft unveils Word, Excel and PowerPoint for iPad 1.1, adds user-requested features
August 1, 2014 – 07:39 | Comments Off
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 | Comments Off
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 …