This week's stories are about resurrection of old names, how one company pivoted in the face of the iPhone's awesome-sauce, the unveiling of some new amazingness we've all been waiting for plus the newest games of the week and a few apps that might just keep you sane these last few weeks of the year. That and more as always, just step right inside.
It's a hot week in the news if you're interested in the future of cellphones. Carriers are getting shut down on the lock-out while one of the nation's biggest providers thinks the same big bucks they've been raking in over the years isn't quite enough. Plus some holiday classics get the iOS treatment. That and more under the fold, so dig in.
The holiday season is in full swing, so it's no surprise to see that Apple is updating its various services with holiday-themed content. However, an eagle-eyed Apple TV noted the curious appearance of holiday apps in a place where they shouldn't be.
Summer's in full swing, and while much of the United States has been roasting of late with blazing temperatures, it's time to celebrate those hot summer nights with a bang. Independence Day is coming fast, so get those grills started, sparklers lit, and televisions set to the national pastime. In honor of America's 236th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence, we bring you eight apps that will not only lead you to having a tremendous holiday, but can also teach you about the conditions in which the U.S. was founded and how to properly fly Old Glory.
With Easter only days away and family inevitably bearing down for a delicious homemade dinner, there can be only one concern: what iOS apps can make things a bit better?
This probably isn't the right question to be asking.
Still, in the interest of procrastination, we were able to find 10 nifty apps to help get you in the Easter spirit, fight with ninja bunnies, locate undead bunnies, easily craft a nifty Easter card to share with friends and family, make the perfect egg Martha Stewart-style and find out exactly when Easter will fall in coming years.
Easter: A holiday filled with indulgent sweets, pastel colors, hopping mammals, and a plethora of free, gimmicky apps infiltrating the App Store. Fortunately, they're not all a sham, and some are worth the hassle of downloading and installing. Here are two free apps, and one nifty website that's worth a bookmark, for celebrating Easter.