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NASA Updates Iphone App To Version 2.0 NASA Updates Iphone App To Version 2.0

NASA is pretty much at the forefront of technology when it comes to a lot of things. SO it is no surprise that they have launched a version 2.0 for their iPhone app. What is surprising is that the app …

Apple Stops Censoring “Jailbreak” From iTunes And The App Store Apple Stops Censoring “Jailbreak” From iTunes And The App Store

Yesterday we brought you news that Apple had suddenly begun censoring the word “jailbreak” in its various stores. Visitors to the App Store or the iTunes Store who searched for “jailbreak” saw it replaced with “j*******k.” That, as you may …

EA Pulling Rock Band From App Store

There are a lot a couple of people angry today at EA for announcing in an in app popup that the game will go offline on May 31st and will no longer be available to play, even to those people …

SEALReady App Lets You Test Your Meddle

(image) This image is courtesy of the United States Navy SEALs Have you ever wanted to see if you could make the grade and join the world famous Navy SEALS? Well now there is an app for that. A former …

Apple Rejects Apps That Use Dropbox Apple Rejects Apps That Use Dropbox

Apple’s App Store has quite a storied history when it comes to which apps get rejected and which get accepted. For the first few years of the App Store’s existence, there often appeared to be no apparent rhyme or reason …

LinkedIn iPad App Officially Launches LinkedIn iPad App Officially Launches
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LinkedIn, the popular business and professional networking social network, has officially launched its new iPad app – and it’s surprisingly robust. The app is available for download in Apple’s App Store, and an announcement has been posted to the LinkedIn …

Instagram Tops App Store Following Facebook Purchase Instagram Tops App Store Following Facebook Purchase

That lead image, a screencap I took about thirty minutes ago, says it all: Instagram is the top free app in the iTunes App Store. So much for people risking Facebook unfriending due to Instagram over-sharing. So much for iPhone …

Infographic Compares App Store Figures Infographic Compares App Store Figures

Key Comparisons: iTunes is by far the most profitable platform in terms of apps sold. Google Play has nearly as many apps, but over 79% of them have been downloaded less than a hundred times. only 4.6% have been downloaded …

OS X HackStore: Cydia For Your Mac, Coming Soon OS X HackStore: Cydia For Your Mac, Coming Soon

Mac users will soon be getting a second App Store for their computers that mimics the free and open nature of the Cydia store, according to recent reports. The OS X HackStore is currently being developed by Russian programmer Andrey …

Apps May Overtake The Web In Internet Traffic Apps May Overtake The Web In Internet Traffic

When Apple introduced the iPhone in 2007, they began a major shift in the mobile phone market that former competitors like BlackBerry are still struggling to deal with. When they introduced the App Store in 2008, they began a trend …

App Store’s 25 Billionth Download: Chinese Man Snags Where’s My Water To Win Contest App Store’s 25 Billionth Download: Chinese Man Snags Where’s My Water To Win Contest

Back on February 24th, Apple announced that their App Store was about to hit 25 billion downloads and unveiled an incentive for iOS users to start some fast & furious app downloading. Apple said that whoever downloaded the 25 billionth …

Apple App Store Hits 25 Billion Downloads Apple App Store Hits 25 Billion Downloads

The Apple App Store has hit 25 billion downloads. Apple.com is currently displaying the following message: The 25 Billion Apps Countdown Promotion allowed one winner to receive a $10,000 gift card for the App Store. In its rules for the …

Apple Rejects eBook Because It Links To Amazon Apple Rejects eBook Because It Links To Amazon
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Any good and successful company knows that it probably shouldn’t go out of its way to promote its competition. I mean, you don’t see Microsoft putting out ads that talk about how awesome Google Docs is. But in the realm …

Apple Giving Away $10,000 Gift Card For 25 Billionth App Download Apple Giving Away $10,000 Gift Card For 25 Billionth App Download

Apple has a special prize for whoever downloads the 25 billionth app from the App Store: a big, fat $10,000 iTunes gift card (which you can spend on apps, music, and books, or course). There are two ways in which …

App Store Approaches 25 Billion Downloads, Apple Announces Contest App Store Approaches 25 Billion Downloads, Apple Announces Contest
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Apple’s iOS App Store is approaching its 25 billionth app download, the company announced today. In celebration of the milestone, they’ve announced a contest. The person who downloads the 25 billionth app will win a $10,000 gift card to the …

“App Economy” Created Nearly 500,000 Jobs Since 2007 “App Economy” Created Nearly 500,000 Jobs Since 2007

For an industry that wasn’t even around in 2007, the “app economy” has grown significantly in the past five years. TechNet sponsored a study to show the growth of what they call the “app economy.” There are now 466,000 jobs …

RIM Says BlackBerry App World More Profitable Than Android RIM Says BlackBerry App World More Profitable Than Android

Speaking at BlackBerry DevCon in Europe RIM’s Vice President for Developer Relations, Alec Saunders, had some interesting things to say about the BlackBerry App World. Saying that he wanted to “bust a few myths,” Saunders said that BlackBerry users download …

QuasiDisk, Another Tethering App Sneaks Into The App Store QuasiDisk, Another Tethering App Sneaks Into The App Store
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It looks like another developer has managed to sneak a tethering app into the App Store. QuasiDisk is billed as a file management app, designed to allow users to quickly and easily transfer files to and from their iOS devices. …

Lingual Jailbreak Tweak Turns Siri Into A Translator Lingual Jailbreak Tweak Turns Siri Into A Translator

Last week we brought you news of the release of the long-awaited jailbreak for the iPhone 4S and iPad 2. Now it looks like jailbreak developers have wasted no time in preparing some amazing tweaks for the iPhone 4S’s most …

MacWorld iWorld: Jetpack Joyride Wins Best App Ever MacWorld iWorld: Jetpack Joyride Wins Best App Ever
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Halfbrick Studios, maker of the ridiculously addictive Fruit Ninja, have another hit on their hands, it seems. Their Jetpack Joyride game has just been announced as the winner of the MacWorld | iWorld Best App Ever award. Second place went …

Putting Your Mobile App On Sale Boosts Revenue, Study Finds Putting Your Mobile App On Sale Boosts Revenue, Study Finds
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If you’re a developer who doesn’t want to shell out money for ads, there’s one reliable tactic you can employ that will not only boost your notoriety but also improve your revenue: put your app on sale. Despite the concept …