Starbucks iPhone app updated for iOS 7; lets you shake to pay and digitally tip

Starbucks iPhone app updated for iOS 7; lets you shake to pay and digitally tip

Starbucks’s iPhone app just got a major upgrade with an all-new iOS 7 design, and a bunch of new features including the ability to shake to pay at the register, and a way to digitally tip baristas.

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Rovio’s next Angry Birds will be a turn-based, role-playing game

Rovio’s next Angry Birds will be a turn-based, role-playing game

Angry Birds developer Rovio said it is working on a new game that is “epic” in more ways than one, reports Kotaku. The new game, Angry Birds Epic, breaks from the traditional Angry Birds slingshot game by offering a role-playing, turn-based combat game. It will be a big move into a new game genre for the company that created one of the most popular mobile games to date.

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Fantastical for iPhone updated with WhatsApp support, new alert sounds and more

Fantastical for iPhone updated with WhatsApp support, new alert sounds and more

Fantastical by Flexibits is one of the top calendar alternatives for iOS and OS X. Building on an already successful 2.0 release, the company today updated its iOS app to 2.0.5 and added support for third-party apps like WhatsApp, a handful of new notification sounds and more.

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Gmail 3.0 for iOS brings support for Background app refresh

Gmail 3.0 for iOS brings support for Background app refresh

Google today updated the Gmail for iOS app to version 3.0 with a couple of new features, support for iOS 7’s Background App Refresh, and a single sign-in system.

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You can now chat with privacy with Cryptocat’s iPhone app

You can now chat with privacy with Cryptocat’s iPhone app

Cryptocat, the encrypted chatting service has just released their iPhone app in the App Store. Cryptocat was initially rejected by Apple. It isn’t clear why it was rejected but according to the developers, Apple specifically had a problem with group chat encryption.

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How to Add Custom Fonts to your iPhone or iPad without Jailbreaking

How to Add Custom Fonts to your iPhone or iPad without Jailbreaking

A new app called AnyFont has just hit the App Store, yes, I’m not joking, which allows you to add custom fonts on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.

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Moov fitness tracker and personal trainer device improves performance, prevents injury

Moov fitness tracker and personal trainer device improves performance, prevents injury

Moov is an upcoming wearable device that is part fitness tracker, part personal trainer. It uses 9-axis sensors, including an accelerometer, gyroscope, and magnetometer, to track both your motion and your form (posture) while you exercise or play one of the supported sports.

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Realmac makes Clear, popular To-Do App free for 24 hours to make things right

Realmac makes Clear, popular To-Do App free for 24 hours to make things right

Realmac Software, developers of Clear, the popular touch friendly to-do list app have announced that the app will be free today.

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The FCC Speed Test app now available for iPhone

The FCC Speed Test app now available for iPhone

The FCC has just launched a new app to test data latency and speeds for iPhone, following the release of its Android version a few months ago. This will allow users to monitor their data speeds of both broadband and mobile networks. The FCC Speed Test app is a government based substitute to the popular Speedtest application by Ookla which has been around for quite some time now.

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Fleksy’s Predictive Keyboard SDK available to all developers, expect your favorite apps to support it soon

Fleksy’s Predictive Keyboard SDK available to all developers, expect your favorite apps to support it soon

iOS doesn’t let you use alternate keyboards, but developers like Fleksy and SwiftKey are getting around this restriction by writing their own custom keyboards and bundling them as apps. Fleksy today opened up its powerful predictive keyboard SDK to all iOS developers, who can now freely include the keyboard in their own apps.

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