If you're frustrated by the App store's Genius selections, you should
check out Appsaurus by developer Hello, Chair. The application uses the
magic of algorithms based on selections made by you to recommend apps
you may enjoy. Confused? Just watch the video after the jump.
Everyone loves a software update, especially when it bulks up with new features that users are clamoring for. Such is the case with the popular ReaddleDocs for the iPhone and iPod touch, which just got a refresh to 2.1 -- and a host of new features to boot.
It’s no secret that Apple has had an often-tumultuous relationship with some of its App Store developers, but in recent weeks they’ve been making an effort to mend fences, which includes a new survey asking developers if they’re happy with the way things are being run.
Okay, so the world didn't
change. Steve Jobs came out, unveiled the iPad, it was pretty much most
of what we'd come to expect by this point with a surprise or two thrown
in. Seriously, Apple, AT&T again? That we didn't see coming.
you know what you should see coming? A week's worth of articles, sliced
and diced, chopped and grated, and summarized for your pleasure below. Who says the only thing going on is the freaking Super Bowl?
Apple may have turned around App Store approval times since the first of the year and lightened up on some of the draconian restrictions regarding 3G data access, but there are still a few “no-nos” left for them to rap developers’ knuckles with.
Apple's iPad announcement event didn't put an especially large focus on
the gaming possibilities of the new device, but what was shown
demonstrated how easily developers can modify current iPhone and iPod
touch apps with just a brief time investment. We've already seen how
updated versions of N.O.V.A. and Need for Speed: Shift will take
advantage of the iPad, but it got us thinking -- how might some of the
other best-selling or beloved iPhone games use the iPad's updated
features to enhance the existing experience? Here's our list of 25
games we'd love to see enhanced for the iPad.