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 …

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 …

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 …

Music loving Spotify users finally gets a dedicated iPad app
May 2, 2012 – 11:02 | Comments Off on Music loving Spotify users finally gets a dedicated iPad app
Music loving Spotify users finally gets a dedicated iPad app

Fans of Spotify need no longer endure a blown up app designed for the smaller screen of the iPhone, thanks to the release of a dedicate iPad version of the app. Spotify 0.5.0 has been a …

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 …

Software roundup: 36 essential downloads and updates from this week’s releases
April 28, 2012 – 05:17 | Comments Off on Software roundup: 36 essential downloads and updates from this week’s releases
Software roundup: 36 essential downloads and updates from this week’s releases

The big new this week has been in the cloud, and there have been various developments in the world of online storage. After what seems like years of waiting, Google Drive 1.0 has finally been released, …

LinkedIn for iOS goes universal and adds new calendar features
April 27, 2012 – 06:53 | Comments Off on LinkedIn for iOS goes universal and adds new calendar features
LinkedIn for iOS goes universal and adds new calendar features

Social networking news is not limited to the latest acquisitions by the likes of Facebook; LinkedIn, the social network for professionals, is still generating headlines. The big news for iOS users is that the app …

Bluetooth OnOff allows for easy Bluetooth access in iOS
April 18, 2012 – 18:58 | Comments Off on Bluetooth OnOff allows for easy Bluetooth access in iOS
Bluetooth OnOff allows for easy Bluetooth access in iOS

Something that irritates many iOS users, and drives a large number of them to go as far as jailbreaking their phones and tablets, is the fact that Apple is so strict about what apps are …