Move aside, Tinder. Ever since the release and surge in popularity of the hot or not smartphone app, other brands and developers have been attempting to create their own versions of the popular platform. Among the latest entrants is Luxy, a new dating app for those with deep pockets.
It has been a few years since we first mentioned Cycloramic, an innovative app that automatically spins an iPhone by activating its built-in vibration motors for capturing hands-free panorama photos and videos. This week, Cycloramic for iPhone 6 was released with support for shooting 360-degree videos on the new smartphone.
Each month, gaming website IGN partners with popular developers to offer a Free Game of the Month promotion. This month, it has joined forces with Cartoon Network to give away Ski Safari: Adventure Time, an endlessly fun downhill adventure game for iPhone and iPad that normally costs between $0.99 and $1.99 on the App Store.
Livestream has become a popular application within the iOS App Store, as it allows users to not only watch live events as they take place all over the world that are being recorded, but by also allowing people to use their phones to record events as they take place. Now, they’re adding support for GoPro cameras, opening new doors for real time broadcasting.
The Wall Street Journal on Friday reports that Yahoo plans to reinvest a portion of the earnings it made from an early investment in Alibaba in the fast-growing startup Snapchat. The ephemeral app allows iOS and Android users to send photos and videos to others that only last for a matter of seconds before permanently disappearing.
We’re back with our weekly Best New Games roundup, covering the best new iPhone, iPad and iPod touch game releases from this week. Apple typically refreshes the App Store with a lineup of exciting new games on Wednesday night, this week featuring Card Dungeon, Cloud Knights, Tiny Troopers: Alliance and Marble Mountain.
A number of developers have taken advantage of iOS 8’s newly added support for third-party keyboards on iPhone and iPad to come up with creative keyboard solutions on the App Store. Translator Keyboard is one of the latest keyboards to hit the App Store, allowing users to quickly translate words to different languages without leaving the app they are currently using.
As an increasing number of users transition away from digital music downloads and towards streaming music services like Spotify and Rdio, the platforms are working hard to add several new features to satisfy their growing user bases. Look no further than the latest update to Spotify for iPhone, which adds support for CarPlay-equipped vehicles.
In late July of this year, Spotify’s iOS app received a major update that brought in new features, as well as an invite system for Canadians who wanted to try out the music streaming service. Now, two months later, the app is finally publicly available.