iOS Apps

Microsoft’s Outlook second update for iOS brings IMAP support and more

Microsoft’s Outlook second update for iOS brings IMAP support and more

Less than three weeks after it was initially launched on the App Store, Microsoft has started rolling out the second update for its Outlook app for iOS. 

Apple backtracks on decision to ban marijuana apps

Apple backtracks on decision to ban marijuana apps

Apple has backtracked on its decision to ban MassRoots, a social iOS app that helps users locate marijuana and share their experiences with others. However, the Cupertino company has imposed new rules that it and similar services must abide by.

Apple teams up with Pinterest to improve app discovery

Apple teams up with Pinterest to improve app discovery

Apple has joined forces with Pinterest in an effort to make it easier for users to discover new apps. Launching today, a new product called App Pins hopes to do the same for iOS apps and games that Pinterest has already done for things like recipes, photos, and lots more.

Due 2, a reminders app that won’t let you forget a deadline

Due 2, a reminders app that won’t let you forget a deadline


Launched in 2010, Due has been in the App Store for more than four years. During that time, the app has matured, but its core functionality as a reminders app has remained the same. This singular focus remains evident in version 2 of Due, which was launched last month. Just like the original Due, its update, Due 2, excels at two things — making it easy to set reminders and ensuring you don’t overlook them.

Outlook’s first update on iOS brings a whole bunch of improvements

Outlook’s first update on iOS brings a whole bunch of improvements

It’s been less than a week since Microsoft’s brand new Outlook app made its debut on iOS, and already it is getting its first update, which brings a number of nice changes and improvements.

Microsoft to acquire Sunrise, one of the best calendar apps on iOS

Microsoft to acquire Sunrise, one of the best calendar apps on iOS

 

Microsoft’s newfound desire for great Android and iOS apps won’t stop at its acquisition of Acompli, it seems. Sources say the software giant is now on the verge of buying Sunrise, one of the best third-party calendar apps on mobile, for “at least” $100 million.

Apple HealthKit is already being used in top U.S. hospitals

Apple HealthKit is already being used in top U.S. hospitals

Apple’s HealthKit platform is already proving popular among major U.S. hospitals, with more than half already using the technology to monitor patients remotely. The pilot programs allow doctors to keep an eye on things like blood pressure, weight, and heart rate without calling patients in.

New book reveals Jony Ive was jealous of Yahoo’s Weather app

New book reveals Jony Ive was jealous of Yahoo’s Weather app

Ever wondered why Apple’s stock Weather app in iOS 7 and above looks so much like the Yahoo Weather app? It’s not just a coincidence. According to a new book about Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, Apple designer Jony Ive copied the app because he was “tormented” by its beauty.

Microsoft launches new Outlook app for iOS with support for Gmail, iCloud and Yahoo

Microsoft launches new Outlook app for iOS with support for Gmail, iCloud and Yahoo

Microsoft today announced its new and improved Outlook app for iOS, which supports Gmail, iCloud, Yahoo Mail, and other third-party email services alongside Microsoft’s own Outlook.com, Hotmail, and Exchange. The new app follows the software giant’s acquisition of email app Acompli back in December.

Download the best deals on apps and games for a limited time (Jan 27)

Download the best deals on apps and games for a limited time (Jan 27)

We have some great apps for you today that are now free or on sale for a short time in the App Store. The list today includes Fruit Ninja, Bonza Word Puzzle, Private Calculator and more.