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MacWorld iWorld: Intoxicase Puts A Bottle Opener On Your iPhone MacWorld iWorld: Intoxicase Puts A Bottle Opener On Your iPhone

Spicebox has been showing off their new Intoxicase iPhone cases at MacWorld | iWorld this week. The two cases – Intoxicase and Intoxicase Plus – have built-in bottle openers. There is also an app that allows users to track how …

Mac App Store Turns One Mac App Store Turns One

One year ago today, on January 6th, 2011, Apple release version an update to their then-current Snow Leopard Mac operating system. The update was in many ways unremarkable, except that users who upgraded got access to Appleā€™s newest marketplace: the …

Android Marketplace Hits 400,00K Download Mark Android Marketplace Hits 400,00K Download Mark
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Following yesterday’s Flurry report that the last week of 2011 was the first time that the total amount of apps for iOS and Android devices crossed the 1 billion downloads milestone, Distimo has compiled data that shows the Google Android …

Nintendo Developing An App Store For Wii U Console Nintendo Developing An App Store For Wii U Console
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It seems that Nintendo still has a few surprises up its sleeve with the new Wii U console set to launch next year. The Daily is reporting that Nintendo has been developing an app store for the next generation gaming …

Evernote Brings Skitch to iPad Evernote Brings Skitch to iPad

Late this summer Evernote, makers of the uber-popular note taking software of the same name, announced that they were buying Skitch, the company that made an (also eponymous) image annotation app for the Mac and Android phones. Today, Evernote announced …

Free Apps Bring The Gold In 2011 Free Apps Bring The Gold In 2011

Every time I play a move on Words With Friends or tag a song with Shazam, I’m forever confronted with an ad somewhere in the process. I see an add, it gets tallied, and somewhere somebody earns a few more …

Apps for Water: App Sale Brings Clean Water To Developing Nations Apps for Water: App Sale Brings Clean Water To Developing Nations
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Water is something we in the US tend to take for granted. After all, we wash our dishes and fill our toilets with fresh, clean, drinkable water. In many developing countries, however, clean water is much harder to come by, …

Microsoft Releases Kinectimals for iOS Microsoft Releases Kinectimals for iOS

Microsoft software on Apple devices is hardly anything new. Office for Mac is one of the best-selling Apple software packages available. Neither is Microsoft software in the Apple App Store anything particularly new. The company has a number of apps …

100 Million App Downloads And Counting For Mac App Store 100 Million App Downloads And Counting For Mac App Store

Apple’s Mac App Store has hit a significant and impressive milestone. The company announced today that the store has seen over 100 million app downloads – in less than one year. Of course, that sounds like a lot – and …

UPDATE: Apple Axes iTether UPDATE: Apple Axes iTether
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In a move that should suprise no one, iTether, an app that allowed people to tether their phones to their computers without purchasing a carrier tethering plan, has been pulled from the Apple App Store. The app became available early …

Apple: Amazon Is Guilty Of False Advertising Too Apple: Amazon Is Guilty Of False Advertising Too
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Apple has been involved in a beef with Amazon over the use of the term “App Store” since March of this year. Apple’s original trademark lawsuit claimed that they owned the term “App Store,” having applied for the trademark in …

Apple Introduces ‘Find My Friends’ Apple Introduces ‘Find My Friends’

The often rumored “Find My Friends” app is now a reality, as it was just announced at Apple’s “Let’s Talk iPhone” media event by Eddy Cue. Cue took the stage and stated: “Invite your friends to share for a few …

App Depicting Dark Side of Smartphone Production Banned From App Store App Depicting Dark Side of Smartphone Production Banned From App Store

Yesterday, an iOS app was pulled from the Apple App Store just days after its release and only hours after its official announcement. Phone Story, billed as an “educational game about the dark side of your favorite smartphone,” was banned …

Apple Removes Financial Times iPad, iPhone App Apple Removes Financial Times iPad, iPhone App

After refusing to comply with Apple’s new terms for in-app subscription payments, the Financial Times has seen both their iPhone and iPad apps pulled from the App Store. Apple had set a June 30th deadline for all apps to meet …

Apple Users Will Download More Apps This Year, Pay More For Them Apple Users Will Download More Apps This Year, Pay More For Them

Last week, in a release, Apple boasted that their App Store had just topped 15 billion downloads, a truly staggering figure. As part of that release they also stated that over $2.5 billion has been paid out to developers. Clearly, …

Apple’s App Store Goes Over 15 Billion Downloads, Despite the Confusion Apple’s App Store Goes Over 15 Billion Downloads, Despite the Confusion
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Apparently, the confusing and misleading name of the Amazon AppStore for Android hasn’t had much of an impact yet, because, according to Apple’s press room, the Apple App Store has exceeded 15 billion application downloads. Considering the gist of Apple’s …

Apple’s Injunction Against Amazon Is Denied Apple’s Injunction Against Amazon Is Denied

Amazon can keep using the phrase “App Store” in its Appstore for Android, which, according to Apple’s recently-filed injunction, it would cause confusion for consumers. This means that, according to Apple, people wouldn’t be able to tell the difference between …

iOS App Coming for Google+? iOS App Coming for Google+?

For those of you wondering where the iOS app is for Google+ is, you may finally have an answer, albeit a vague one. It appears as though the Google+ iOS app has been submitted to the App Store, sometime prior …

iOS Leads App Revenue Over Android iOS Leads App Revenue Over Android

Millennial Media released its latest Mobile Mix report, looking at the impact the Verizon iPhone has made, as well as the growth of tablets/connected devices. In addition, there is some data on apps, and a comparison of different platforms, based …

Windows App Store: Are The Screenshots Legit? Windows App Store: Are The Screenshots Legit?
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Several screenshots have begun to float around promising to be the first glimpse of the Windows 8 app store. Though the screeshots appear to be running in Windows 7, which some have speculated that they’re prepping legacy versions of Windows, …

Steve Jobs Turns Down Radiation Monitoring App
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You really know your iPhone app is rejected when Steve Jobs personally emails you in response to an appeal made regarding app store approval. Tawkon, the name of both the app and developer can be added to the list of …