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Topic: App Store

Simple, Jumio showcase new mobile payment systems for Apple's iPhone

10/10/2013, 11:10 am

The iPhone gained two innovative mobile payment systems Thursday as virtual banking service Simple teased their new Bluetooth-enabled cash transfer system 'MoneyDrop' while credential management startup Jumio showed off Passbook-based PORT.

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Flickr updates iOS app with automatic upload, new editing tool

10/09/2013, 10:10 am

Yahoo's Flickr photo hosting service released an update to their popular iOS application Wednesday, featuring automatic uploading to its terabyte-per-user storage, a new straighten tool, and a slightly refined user interface for iOS 7.

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Touch-optimized Office for iPad still in the works, Microsoft CEO reveals

10/08/2013, 12:10 pm

Outgoing Microsoft Chief Executive Steve Ballmer dished Tuesday on a new touch-optimized version of his company's Office suite headed for Apple's iPad.

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AT&T U-verse subscribers can now stream live TV on iPhone, iPad

10/07/2013, 05:10 pm

AT&T updated its U-verse applications for iPad and iPhone on Monday to enable live television streaming to iOS devices, both inside and outside the user's home.

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Apple draws criticism after pulling Chinese anti-censorship app

10/05/2013, 09:10 pm

Apple has been criticized by the developer of a Chinese app designed to bypass China's Internet censorship protocols after the company removed the title from the App Store in China because its functionality is illegal in that country.

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Sony pledges fix for QX lens connection issues as Camera+, Camera360 plan support

10/04/2013, 02:10 pm

Connectivity issues between Sony's newly released Cyber-shot QX10 and QX100 wireless camera lenses and the iPhone will be addressed in a forthcoming software update, the company has revealed. In addition, third-party apps Camera+ and Camera360 are also working on supporting the accessories.

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Apple reveals Mac apps to soon be included in Volume Purchase Program

10/03/2013, 09:10 pm

In an email to developers on Thursday, Apple announced that it will soon include Mac apps in its Volume Purchase Program, allowing businesses and educational institutions to buy multiple copies of an app at a discounted rate.

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Official Google Music app for Apple's iOS to launch this month - report

10/03/2013, 12:10 pm

On the heels of Apple's iTunes Radio release, Google plans to launch a native iOS application for its Google Play Music All Access service on the App Store, according to a new report.

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Goldee companion app for Philips Hue bulbs offers shifting dynamic light 'scenes'

10/03/2013, 09:10 am

Philips Hue app-controlled light bulbs have gained a slick new control interface with Thursday's launch of Goldee, a new free iPhone app.

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Netflix updated for iOS 7 with HD streaming, AirPlay support

10/03/2013, 08:10 am

Netflix on Thursday updated its official application for Apple's iOS, adding high-definition content and AirPlay streaming support for iOS 7 users.

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App roundup: Best AirPlay-enabled games for your new iPhone 5s

09/30/2013, 10:09 pm

With the release of two new iPhones, iOS 7 and a fresh Apple TV update, now is a great time to test out iOS' AirPlay capabilities, especially for iPhone 5s owners, who can now take advantage of the speedy A7 SoC by throwing games onto the big screen.

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NBA Game Time for iPad gets seasonal refresh, Yahoo! Sportacular goes universal

09/30/2013, 09:09 pm

Sport-loving iOS device owners got a pair of updates on Monday in the form of a new version of the NBA's Game Time app and a redesign for Yahoo's Sportacular Pro app.

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Apple scoops up Toronto Blue Jays assistant GM for App Store position

09/30/2013, 07:09 pm

Apple is pulling from the Toronto Blue Jays' bench to secure a new executive, as reports have the baseball team's assistant general manager Jay Sartori leaving to take over management of part of the App Store.

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Google makes Quickoffice free on iOS, Disney brings 'Infinity: Toy Box' to iPad

09/19/2013, 03:09 pm

Google has made its Quickoffice suite free on iOS for users with Google accounts, and Disney has released an iPad companion app for its Disney Infinity console game.

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Amazon extends GameCircle achievements, leaderboards to Apple's iOS

09/19/2013, 02:09 pm

Amazon continued to extend its reach across the assorted mobile platforms on Thursday, announcing that its GameCircle and Whispersync game-synching technologies were now available to developers programming for Apple's iOS.

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NFC-free Google Wallet debuts on Apple's iPhone

09/19/2013, 11:09 am

Google on Thursday released its Wallet transaction service for Apple's iPhone, giving users the ability to transfer money and store loyalty cards on their smartphone.

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Apple asking app developers to cite sources of medical information

09/19/2013, 03:09 am

As iOS devices are increasingly used both by physicians and patients, Apple is apparently tightening regulations on developers that make health minded apps for those devices, requiring now that they fully indicate the sources from which they are drawing medical information.

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Apple ups limit of App Store downloads over cellular to 100MB

09/18/2013, 04:09 pm

Following the rollout of iOS 7 and iTunes 11.1, Apple has raised the limit for App Store downloads initiated over cellular networks, with the new 100MB per app restriction doubling the previous cap of 50MB.

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Nike+, Chrome, Pocket receive makeovers for Apple's just-released iOS 7

09/18/2013, 04:09 pm

The wave of iOS 7 redesigns continued apace Wednesday afternoon, as Pocket, Nike+, and Google's Chrome browser were all updated with tweaked interfaces in line with Apple's fresh new mobile operating system.

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Apple preps for iOS 7 with iBooks user guides, updates to own apps

09/18/2013, 12:09 pm

Apple is marking the release of its newest version of iOS 7 with a new user guide focusing on the operating system and new designs for some of its in-house software, including the official Apple Store app.

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