Chrome for iOS gains new G+, Facebook and Twitter sharing options
August 23, 2012 – 07:24 | One Comment
Chrome for iOS gains new G+, Facebook and Twitter sharing options

Just like Firefox, Chrome is rocketing through version numbers as though they were going out of fashion. Although Google’s foray into the world of web browsers for iPhone and iPad is fairly recent, Chrome for …

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

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

Amazon Instant Video brings thousands of videos to Amazon Prime members
August 1, 2012 – 17:38 | Comments Off on Amazon Instant Video brings thousands of videos to Amazon Prime members
Amazon Instant Video brings thousands of videos to Amazon Prime members

Are you an Amazon Prime member? Do you enjoy movies? Do you own an iPad? Amazon Instant Video could be just the app you have been looking for. Available free of charge, this app gives …

RipTunes converts YouTube videos to MP3, ringtones and more
July 25, 2012 – 09:36 | Comments Off on RipTunes converts YouTube videos to MP3, ringtones and more
RipTunes converts YouTube videos to MP3, ringtones and more

YouTube is a great source of music videos and with the large number of privately filmed videos it is a great resource for tracking down live performances by your favorite band or artist. When you …

HMRC Tax Calc works out your tax for you (UK users only)
May 28, 2012 – 12:30 | Comments Off on HMRC Tax Calc works out your tax for you (UK users only)
HMRC Tax Calc works out your tax for you (UK users only)

How much tax are you going to be paying over the coming year? It’s not always the happiest news, but it’s the sort of things that it is certainly best to know in advance – …

iPhone users gain a refined search tool in the form of Google Search 2.0
May 25, 2012 – 06:45 | Comments Off on iPhone users gain a refined search tool in the form of Google Search 2.0
iPhone users gain a refined search tool in the form of Google Search 2.0

Google is the go-to search engine for most people, so the existence of a dedicated mobile app should come as no surprise. There has been a Google search tool available for iOS for some time …

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

iPad users get a dedicated app for buying and selling on eBay
May 7, 2012 – 07:54 | Comments Off on iPad users get a dedicated app for buying and selling on eBay
iPad users get a dedicated app for buying and selling on eBay

Anyone using eBay for buying and selling need no longer battle with the mobile version of the web site on their iPad or use a low-resolution iPhone app to keep track of their auctions thanks …

Software roundup: 27 great downloads from the last 7 days
May 4, 2012 – 18:20 | Comments Off on Software roundup: 27 great downloads from the last 7 days
Software roundup: 27 great downloads from the last 7 days

The end of April and beginning of May has been surprisingly busy. There has been a recent resurgence in interest in cloud storage following the unveiling of Google Drive, but if you are looking for …

Skype 4.0 for iOS improves stability and accessibility, adds video moving
May 1, 2012 – 12:49 | Comments Off on Skype 4.0 for iOS improves stability and accessibility, adds video moving
Skype 4.0 for iOS improves stability and accessibility, adds video moving

iOS users now have an updated VoIP app to work with after the release of Skype 4.0 for iPad and Skype 4.0 for iPhone. The latest version of the app focuses mainly on stability and accessibility …