App Store scammer makes $10,000 a day from a $10 game template

App Store scammer makes $10,000 a day from a $10 game template

All healed of the “Flappy Bird” addiction which supposedly prompted its creator to remove the free-to-play game from both the App Store and Google Play? Hopefully, you didn’t seek comfort in the arms of a similar title, “Red Bouncing Ball Spikes”, or I have some bad news.

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Apple fighting Flappy Bird clones, rejecting games with ‘Flappy’ in title

Apple fighting Flappy Bird clones, rejecting games with ‘Flappy’ in title

The popularity of iOS game Flappy Bird and the developer’s subsequent move to take the app down from the App Store has surprised a number of people. It has also led to the creation of dozens and dozens of Flappy Bird clones that are trying to cash in on the popularity of the original title.

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BBM 2.0 for iOS brings BBM Voice, Channels, Dropbox support, Location Sharing and 100 new emoticons

BBM 2.0 for iOS brings BBM Voice, Channels, Dropbox support, Location Sharing and 100 new emoticons

BlackBerry has just released a major update for BlackBerry Messenger.

BBM 2.0 brings new features such as direct voice calling, BBM Channels, Dropbox support and additional emoticons.

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Google releases new Google Admin iOS app for managing Google Apps

Google releases new Google Admin iOS app for managing Google Apps

Google today released a new app called Google Admin for iPhone and iPad to let Google Apps admins manage their Google Apps accounts on-the-go.

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Flappy Bird Developer says he will remove game from App Store Today [Update: Removed]

Flappy Bird Developer says he will remove game from App Store Today [Update: Removed]

We’ve some bad news for Flappy Bird fans.

Dong Nguyen, the developer of Flappy Bird, the unexpected smash hit, that is breaking records for its atmospheric climb to the top of iOS App Store charts, has just announced that he’ll remove the game from the App Store.

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Best iPhone and iPad apps for Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

Best iPhone and iPad apps for Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics

The 2014 Winter Olympics have begun in Sochi, Russia, and here’s a guide to help you keep up and watch the games on your iPhone and iPad.

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Amazon adds new product recognition tool ‘Flow’ to its shopping app

Amazon adds new product recognition tool ‘Flow’ to its shopping app

Amazon recently updated its mobile shopping app with a new tool called Flow that allows customers to identify products by holding the items in front of their iPhone camera. Flow was developed in 2011 by Amazon’s A9 division, and the technology has been kicking around in a standalone app released by the A9 team.

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How to watch the Super Bowl on your iPhone, iPad or Mac

How to watch the Super Bowl on your iPhone, iPad or Mac

It’s Super Bowl Sunday and you may be scrambling to figure out how you are going to watch the big game tonight. If you have an iPad or a Mac, you have access to a live stream of the game and both its pre-game and post-game programming. The streaming options for iPhone owners are limited, with only one app providing live content to users who are on Verizon Wireless.

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Popular Android Keyboard SwiftKey finally comes to iOS as a Note-taking app

Popular Android Keyboard SwiftKey finally comes to iOS as a Note-taking app

As expected, SwiftKey, the developers of the popular Android keyboard have just released a note taking app for iOS called SwiftKey Note.

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Popular Android Keyboard SwiftKey coming to iPhone as a Note-taking app

Popular Android Keyboard SwiftKey coming to iPhone as a Note-taking app

One of the features that I really like about Android is the ability to install feature rich third-party keyboard like SwiftKey, Swype etc.

At the D11 conference in June, when Apple’s CEO Tim Cook said that the company plans to open up a “lot more” on the API front in the future, I was hoping that Apple would introduce APIs for the keyboard in iOS 7, so developers could launch third-party keyboards in the App Store.

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