Usually on Free App Friday, we're all about the underground. Whether it's something just fun to mess around with, or an app that looks like it can improve your life, we strive to shine a spotlight on the under-loved corners of the App Store. While we've covered corporate apps in the past, they tend to serve some function of the brand they represent. Well thanks to the powers of editorial carte-blanche, we're going to take a look into Play Fanta: Saving the Source. The only goal here is to make you want to drink Fanta-- and it's still rad. I still can't believe I'm saying that.
According to the World Health Organization, around 230,000 children under the age of 15 died from AIDS in 2011. A large portion of the children infected with HIV every year are the result of mother-to-child transmission. While it's hard not feel helpless when looking at numbers so grave and staggering, there are ways to offer support. BitMonster Games has teamed up with (RED) and Coca-Cola to produce a new iOS game with goal of donating funds to this important effort.
Watch almost any recent movie trailer and you'll see a website for the movie mentioned. That's just standard these days.
Still, the studios have been going overboard and developing a plethora of iOS games for upcoming movies. And now the time has come to separate the wheat from the chaff and to see which movie-based iOS games are worth the time it takes to download and install them to your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad, much less shell out a few bucks for the experience of playing. With that in mind, we bring you the Mac|Life Summer Movie Game Roundup, complete with an emperor-esque judgement system of thumbs up, thumbs down, and a few quick thoughts as to why...