iPhone Apps

Apple Maps now has ‘real-time’ animations in 3D, Big Ben shows the actual time

Apple Maps now has ‘real-time’ animations in 3D, Big Ben shows the actual time

Apple has just given you a great reason to open up its Maps app by integrating “real-time” animations into its 3D views. Users will find the actual time displayed on Big Ben, and they can watch the London Eye turn as Flyover pans around it.

Facebook Messenger updated to version 22, adds iOS 8 Extension

Facebook Messenger updated to version 22, adds iOS 8 Extension

The longer that iOS 8 is out, the more time apps have to implement the important features. That includes even high-profile apps like Facebook Messenger.

The FTC is cracking down on apps that falsely claim to detect melanoma

The FTC is cracking down on apps that falsely claim to detect melanoma

The Federal Trade Commission has come forward and begun challenging not only the apps directly, but also marketers of apps that have falsely claimed the ability to detect melanoma.

IFTTT launches three new Do apps; Renames iOS app to ‘IF’

IFTTT launches three new Do apps; Renames iOS app to ‘IF’

Popular web automation service IFTTT (If This Then That) has released three new apps today — Do Button, Do Note and Do Camera — and renamed its existing iOS app to IF. 

Snapchat update allows users to take a Snap while playing music from the phone

Snapchat update allows users to take a Snap while playing music from the phone

Snapchat has been updated to version 9.2.0, and with it, one major addition that users have requested for quite some time has finally been given the green light.

NBC for iOS update expands its library of classic shows and adds live-streaming support

NBC for iOS update expands its library of classic shows and adds live-streaming support

NBC has rolled out an update to their iOS app that adds support for live streaming of their shows on iPhones and iPad. For now, the live video stream is only available to users who are already a subscriber of NBC’s cable or satellite services.

Google Play Music for iOS updated with a new iPad app, Material Design UI tweaks

Google Play Music for iOS updated with a new iPad app, Material Design UI tweaks

On Tuesday, February 17, Google officially released the newest update for Google Play Music, and for any users out there waiting for an iPad app, it’s a good day.

Dropbox updates its iOS app with new Action Extension

Dropbox updates its iOS app with new Action Extension

Dropbox, one of the most popular cloud storage options out there, has updated its iOS app on February 17 to extend its functionality even further.

Microsoft’s Office apps for iOS now support iCloud storage

Microsoft’s Office apps for iOS now support iCloud storage

Microsoft is updating its entire Office suite for iOS to add support for iCloud storage, allowing iPhone and iPad users to open and save their documents in an existing iCloud account and avoid a costly Office 365 subscription.

VLC for iOS will be back in the App Store shortly; Available for users who had installed it previously

VLC for iOS will be back in the App Store shortly; Available for users who had installed it previously

Towards the end of last year, the VideoLAN team revealed that VLC for iOS was all set to return to the App Store as soon as it was approved by Apple. More than 1.5 months later, it looks like the VLC team is finally ready to release their app on the App Store once again.