- News tagged "apps"
Wednesday, 21 Mar 2012
According to research done by Purdue University on Android and Windows Phone handsets, free mobile apps were found to consume more battery than paid apps.
Wednesday, 7 Mar 2012
Google is rolling out a new cloud-based platform, Google Play to replace the Android Market. It will serve as a single platform for books, music, movies and apps. Android devices will receive the update over the coming days.
Monday, 5 Mar 2012
Apple's App Store has breached over 25 billion downloads, and to celebrate Apple is picking one lucky winner to get a US$10,000 App Store gift card - enough to satisfy his or her app supply for a lifetime. In the meantime, Apple has revealed the top 25 all-time paid and free apps for both iPhone and iPad.
Tuesday, 28 Feb 2012
At Mobile World Congress 2012, Microsoft chose to keep things simple by announcing the release of the Skype App for Windows Phone, alongside new hardware requirements for devices targeted at entry level markets.
Facebook made its mark by re-tooling the Internet to deliver unparalleled connectivity. And they do not seem to be letting up as they gear to capitalize on the mobile web.
Wednesday, 1 Feb 2012
The fine folk behind Gothere.sg are back with a third app, after the success of Gothere.sg and FlightLover. Box Office for iOS promises to make booking movie tickets on the move as easy as pie. Plus lucky draw!
Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012
App makers Moonbot Studios have been nominated in the Best Animated Short category of the Oscars. While their story, The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore, was released through conventional distribution channels, it is also available as an application for the iPad.
Thursday, 19 Jan 2012
A new shopping app by the name of MobiSinga highlights deals, discounts and promotions within your smartphone's GPS range. Both consumers and merchants are promised various benefits, with the latter having the freedom to customize and update their deals through a web app, onto the iOS or Android app.
Monday, 16 Jan 2012
The iAxe Guitar is a revolutionary tablet-based guitar which allows the user to start playing right out of the box, add percussion, bass tracks, and even build and control an entire band.
3D printing has been a service available to design engineers which enables them to perform scale mock-ups of products. Now, French company Sculpteo has released an app that brings the fabrication service to the masses.