Facebook for iOS 6.0 adds floating chat heads
April 17, 2013 – 07:40 | Comments Off on Facebook for iOS 6.0 adds floating chat heads
Facebook for iOS 6.0 adds floating chat heads

Facebook, Inc. has released Facebook for iOS 6.0, a major update for its iPhone and iPad app. The major new feature in version 6 is the introduction of “chat heads”, which allow users to chat …

SugarSync for iOS 4.0 boasts elegant redesign, integrates with other apps
April 16, 2013 – 08:14 | Comments Off on SugarSync for iOS 4.0 boasts elegant redesign, integrates with other apps
SugarSync for iOS 4.0 boasts elegant redesign, integrates with other apps

SugarSync, Inc has released SugarSync for iOS 4.0, a major new release for iPad and iPhone owners wishing access to their SugarSync cloud storage on the move. Version 4.0.0 features a major redesign designed to …

SkyDrive 3.0 for iOS hits the App Store with iPad Mini Support
April 3, 2013 – 15:06 | Comments Off on SkyDrive 3.0 for iOS hits the App Store with iPad Mini Support
SkyDrive 3.0 for iOS hits the App Store with iPad Mini Support

There’s certainly no shortage of cloud storage services to choose from these days and Microsoft’s SkyDrive provides a fairly generous 7GB of space free of charge. The latest version of the iOS app sees compatibility extending …

Google updates Gmail, YouTube apps with lots for iPhone and iPad users to get excited about
December 5, 2012 – 10:38 | Comments Off on Google updates Gmail, YouTube apps with lots for iPhone and iPad users to get excited about
Google updates Gmail, YouTube apps with lots for iPhone and iPad users to get excited about

Google has unveiled two major iOS app updates with the release of Gmail – email from Google 2.0 and YouTube for iOS 1.1.0. Gmail 2.0 has been completely rebuilt from the ground up, debuting a …

Geekbench 2.4.0 provides improved benchmarks for mobile and desktop platforms
November 16, 2012 – 08:38 | Comments Off on Geekbench 2.4.0 provides improved benchmarks for mobile and desktop platforms
Geekbench 2.4.0 provides improved benchmarks for mobile and desktop platforms

Primate Labs has updated its cross-platform, flagship benchmark tool with the release of Geekbench 2.4.0 for desktop, Android and iOS. The latest build promises something new for all platforms, from bug fixes to added support …

Xbox SmartGlass brings Xbox 360 control to your iOS device
November 9, 2012 – 06:28 | Comments Off on Xbox SmartGlass brings Xbox 360 control to your iOS device
Xbox SmartGlass brings Xbox 360 control to your iOS device

Xbox 360 owners who also have an iOS device may just find that their iPhone or iPad is their console’s new best friend. Xbox SmartGlass is a free app from Microsoft that enables you to …

TweetDeck 2.0.1 undergoes a redesign to mimic Twitter web site
October 10, 2012 – 15:05 | Comments Off on TweetDeck 2.0.1 undergoes a redesign to mimic Twitter web site
TweetDeck 2.0.1 undergoes a redesign to mimic Twitter web site

Twitter may be accessible through a web site, but the vast majority of users turn to a dedicated app to keep abreast of what the people they follow have to say and to share their …

iDisplay transforms your tablets or mobile into a second monitor
October 10, 2012 – 07:58 | Comments Off on iDisplay transforms your tablets or mobile into a second monitor
iDisplay transforms your tablets or mobile into a second monitor

If you are using, or have ever used, a multi-monitor computer, you’ll know just how useful a setup it can be. Have the extra space afforded you by double the usual number of monitor enables …

BBC unveils iPlayer Radio for (UK) iOS users
October 8, 2012 – 13:21 | Comments Off on BBC unveils iPlayer Radio for (UK) iOS users
BBC unveils iPlayer Radio for (UK) iOS users

For iOS users there was much excitement when the BBC released a mobile version of its popular catchup service iPlayer as an app for mobile devices. After something of a delay, and a three month …

YouTube for iOS gets a standalone release with a new look
September 11, 2012 – 17:13 | Comments Off on YouTube for iOS gets a standalone release with a new look
YouTube for iOS gets a standalone release with a new look

There are many things that we can speculate about iOS 6, but one thing we know for certain is that the built in YouTube app is gone. iOS falling out of love with Google’s video …

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