Forget timeshifting video: OrbLive lets you deviceshift media to your mobile
September 13, 2011 – 10:26 | Comments Off on Forget timeshifting video: OrbLive lets you deviceshift media to your mobile
Forget timeshifting video: OrbLive lets you deviceshift media to your mobile

Few people could imagine a TV viewing life that involved the rigid scheduling of a few years ago. The advent of devices such as Tivo and services such as Hulu and Netflix means that TV …

Locate a wireless internet connection on the move with Wi-Fi Finder for iOS and Android
September 8, 2011 – 07:48 | Comments Off on Locate a wireless internet connection on the move with Wi-Fi Finder for iOS and Android
Locate a wireless internet connection on the move with Wi-Fi Finder for iOS and Android

If you have an iPhone or an Android phone, the chances are that you frequently connect to the internet using a 3G connection. The same is true for some iPad users, although there are more …

Facebook iOS update brings new privacy controls, locations and tagging – but still no iPad app
September 7, 2011 – 11:12 | Comments Off on Facebook iOS update brings new privacy controls, locations and tagging – but still no iPad app
Facebook iOS update brings new privacy controls, locations and tagging – but still no iPad app

There is one update to the Facebook iOS app that is keenly awaited – the dedicated iPad app, or release of a universal app – but for now we’ll have to content ourselves with less …

Calvetica vs Weave: iOS calendar apps battle it out
September 7, 2011 – 06:31 | Comments Off on Calvetica vs Weave: iOS calendar apps battle it out
Calvetica vs Weave: iOS calendar apps battle it out

The simple fact that iPhone, iPod and iPads have been designed specifically with portability in mind, they are perfectly suited for use as task management tools. As you are likely to have your iOS device …

Dolphin Browser brings tabbed browsing to iOS complete with gestures
September 1, 2011 – 19:24 | One Comment
Dolphin Browser brings tabbed browsing to iOS complete with gestures

The choice of browsers for iOS is hardly overwhelming, so any new additions are always welcome. Dolphin Browser is the latest contender to vie for mobile internet users’ attention and it has a number of …

Adobe CreatePDF allows for the creation of PDFs in iOS – for a price and with limitations
August 31, 2011 – 11:04 | Comments Off on Adobe CreatePDF allows for the creation of PDFs in iOS – for a price and with limitations
Adobe CreatePDF allows for the creation of PDFs in iOS – for a price and with limitations

Adobe has been a little slow venturing into the world of iOS software, but the release of Adobe CreatePDF sees it further branching out onto the platform with one of its most well-known services – …

Convert audio between different formats for free with Freemake Audio Converter
August 29, 2011 – 08:39 | Comments Off on Convert audio between different formats for free with Freemake Audio Converter
Convert audio between different formats for free with Freemake Audio Converter

Ellora Assets Corporation, best known for its freeware video downloading and converting tools under the Freemake banner, has released a companion audio conversion product. Freemake Audio Converter 1.0.0 is designed to both convert audio files …

Evernote updates iOS app with new UI and releases Skitch for Android doodlers
August 23, 2011 – 08:36 | Comments Off on Evernote updates iOS app with new UI and releases Skitch for Android doodlers
Evernote updates iOS app with new UI and releases Skitch for Android doodlers

It has been a busy few days for Evernote recently. Less than a week ago the company acquired the Mac application Skitch, and this was quickly followed by a big update to the Evernote iOS …

Viber brings free phone calls and SMS to iOS and Android – and no ads!
August 18, 2011 – 15:55 | 6 Comments
Viber brings free phone calls and SMS to iOS and Android – and no ads!

There is no shortage of VoIP apps available for both Android and iOS platforms, but most of them fall down in one of several ways. The first sticking point that can mar an otherwise perfect …

Use Skype credit for more than just talking; Skype WiFi gets you online at hotspots
August 18, 2011 – 10:01 | Comments Off on Use Skype credit for more than just talking; Skype WiFi gets you online at hotspots
Use Skype credit for more than just talking; Skype WiFi gets you online at hotspots

Skype users are familiar with the idea of buying credit in order to make online calls. If you should find that you have surplus credit that you just don’t know what to do with, a …

LinkedIn for iOS hits version 4.0, gains new look and a speed boost
August 16, 2011 – 18:17 | Comments Off on LinkedIn for iOS hits version 4.0, gains new look and a speed boost
LinkedIn for iOS hits version 4.0, gains new look and a speed boost

LinkedIn has for some time been the social network that everyone loves to hate, but it still has a huge number of users. Like other social networks, there has long been an iOS app available …