No texting while driving. We don't know how often it has to be said. But with smartphones now we have to say no texting, no Twittering, no emailing, no updating your Facebook status. How about just no typing on your phone when you're supposed to be driving?
Maybe it's not about texting while driving, but sending a text when you're in a hurry, and don't have time to stop walking to tap tap tap out your message. Or email or whatever. Well, dictation apps work to take the typing out of typing.
While the rest of us are still trying to figure out what to make of the star-studded, John favreau-directed torrent of amazing concepts that is the upcoming feature film Cowboys and Aliens, Gameloft is making some plans. Word has it that they've acquired the rights to produce a mobile game based on the bizarre comic book IP.
Whether you live on the left or right coast, some point in-between or even in another country, you’re probably feeling the pinch at the gas pump these days. Once again, iOS to the rescue! Here’s a peek at a handful of apps for Apple’s mobile devices that can help you suffer a little less next time you fill up.
BillMinder for iPhone users have raved about the app in reviews, and now developer return7 has introduced something that will have them screaming for joy as they make short work of paying bills each month -- BillMinder for iPad has arrived.
Ready for your summer holiday? Who isn’t? Researching, planning, and booking can, for many, be as much fun as the actual vacation itself. The anticipation, the build-up of excitement, and no opportunity yet for lost luggage, wet weather, or “gastric difficulty.” Regardless of careful planning, once you get there you may need new things to do, places to see, treasures to find. Turns out your iPhone or iPad can be your best travel companion, getting you into places and out of jams. Follow along and you’ll be well on your way to the best vacation ever.
Liv Games has announced that it's popular castle defense game, Legendary Wars, now has an iPad native version to call its own. The partly wacky yet fully epic Legendary Wars brings big fantasy battles to iOS devices like few others.
The offshoot brand of the ultra-popular iOS game Angry Birds has spawned its first update which will be released sometime this week. Angry Birds Rio was released in March as a tie-in to the children's movie about wacky birds, Rio. It was an appropriate product tie-in if ever there was one. But Angry Birds Rio is becoming a whole new game of its own.
When it first came out, Tiny Wings seemed to be the heir apparent to Angry Birds in the App Store. The game won over thousands of fans with its adorable concept and engaging gameplay. Well, those fires have cooled by now. Tiny Wings rarely peaks into the iTunes Top 10 lists anymore, but it's no less wonderful.
Gameloft has taken the App Store by storm by aping the design of other classic games -- some of its interpretations more successful than others. Sacred Odyssey is very obviously Gameloft's attempt to design a Legend of Zelda clone. Unfortunately, Gameloft didn't end up making a Zelda clone as much as a wannabe Zelda clone.
News flash: Mother's Day is Sunday. Yeah, this Sunday. Just a couple days away. Flowers are crazy expensive this time of year, ridiculously so, and they don't show a lot of creativity either. But don't freak; you still have time to get your mom a little somethin', and once again the Internet is here to help.