iPhone Apps

OneDrive for iOS updated to boast support for AirDrop functionality, plus other bonuses

OneDrive for iOS updated to boast support for AirDrop functionality, plus other bonuses

In late June, Microsoft was busy upgrading plenty of their services, and OneDrive was one of them. Starting off with big increases to their cloud-based storage, they also integrated Office for iPad into the app. Now, users with many iOS devices will have an easier way to share.

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Fantastical 2 updated, now lets you snooze invites, change badge notifications and more

Fantastical 2 updated, now lets you snooze invites, change badge notifications and more

Fantastical 2 has quickly grown to become one of the most popular calendar replacement applications on iOS, and now with its newest update, it brings plenty of new worthwhile features to make using it easier, and better, than ever before.

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Foursquare continues to change, focuses more on discovery and drops check-ins to Swarm only

Foursquare continues to change, focuses more on discovery and drops check-ins to Swarm only

In May of this year, Foursquare officially announced that they’d be making some changes to their check-in app, in that they were moving the action of actually checking in into another app, called Swarm. Now, some more changes are in store for the app, with a bigger focus on discovery.

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App businesses aren’t sustainable says new report, breaks down the economic spread of developers

App businesses aren’t sustainable says new report, breaks down the economic spread of developers

Back when Apple introduced the iPhone, applications on our smartphones weren’t all that great. Then Apple’s App Store came around and changed everything. Now all of the major players in the mobile market have their own digital storefronts to get your hands on applications, and the number of apps out there have exploded. Now, developers find it harder than ever to not only get an app downloaded in the first place, but also to sustain the business behind those apps.

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iTunes Festival app refreshed with London 2014 information

iTunes Festival app refreshed with London 2014 information

Apple recently announced its 2014 iTunes Festival in London, featuring Pharrell Williams, Calvin Harris, David Guetta, Maroon 5 and several other artists. To coincide with the event, the iPhone maker has gone ahead and updated its official iTunes Festival app for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch with London 2014 information. 

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Angry Birds Epic updated with improvements to ‘Fantasy Piggy Island’

Angry Birds Epic updated with improvements to ‘Fantasy Piggy Island’

Rovio has released an update for Angry Birds Epic this morning with several improvements and bug fixes for Fantasy Piggy Island. The latest version of the bird-slinging roleplaying game for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch is available now on the App Store, and we have posted a full changelog of what’s new ahead. 

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Glympse for Kik announced, lets users temporarily share their location with friends

Glympse for Kik announced, lets users temporarily share their location with friends

Sharing your location with family and friends has become a feature many companies have begun to focus on. For Kik Messenger, a long-time fan favorite in the social networking category, jumping into the location sharing game makes sense.

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Yo raises $1.5 million in another round of funding

Yo raises $1.5 million in another round of funding

The incredibly simple app Yo has raised $1.5 million in an additional round of funding with investors, just weeks after it raised $1 million in an initial round of funding. The fact that Yo now has a multimillion dollar valuation is somewhat mind boggling, given that the app performs one minor action: it allows you to send a Yo notification to other users that have the app installed. 

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Apple names ‘Cinamatic’ as its free App of the Week

Apple names ‘Cinamatic’ as its free App of the Week

Apple has announced that Cinamatic is its App of the Week, meaning that the short film app has gone free for the next week. Cinamatic, from the makers of Hipstamatic, regularly goes for 99 cents on the App Store. We’ve got a brief rundown of the app ahead. 

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Facebook introduces Mentions app for actors, athletes and other public figures

Facebook introduces Mentions app for actors, athletes and other public figures

With nearly 800 million people connected to public figures on Facebook, it can be difficult for actors, athletes and other public figures to interact and communicate with their fans on the social network. To improve that experience, Facebook on Thursday announced availability of its new Mentions app for public figures with verified pages in the United States. 

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