Apple Cracking Down on iPhone Apps Built Using App Generators?

After removing iPhone apps with sexual content and banning Wi-Fi stumbler iPhone applications, it looks like the iPhone App review team is cracking down on “cookie-cutter” applications.

“Cookie-cutter” applications are iPhone apps that are built using app generators. App generator provide users with tools to make an iPhone app, even if they don't have any programming experience.

Toggle Between Last Two iPhone Apps Running On Your iPhone With LastApp

Toggle Between Last Two iPhone Apps Running On Your iPhone With LastApp

Applications like ProSwitcher and Multifl0w have offered jailbroken iPhone users the ability to multitask between applications. However, if you have to toggle between just two iPhone apps, here is an application that will make the process much simpler.

LastApp is an application that is dubbed as the "Alt+Tab" for the iPhone – It helps you to toggle between the last two iPhone apps running on your iPhone with simple gestures.

InfiniBoard – iPhone App To Enable Vertical Scrolling On SpringBoard

InfiniBoard – iPhone App To Enable Vertical Scrolling On SpringBoard

Remember Infinidock – a nifty tool for jailbroken iPhone users that enables horizontal scrolling on the iPhone dock?

Now chpwn, the developer of Infinidock and other jailbreak iPhone apps  like ProSwitcher has released another useful application that will enable vertical scrolling on your iPhone. 

Best iPhone Apps For Oscars 2010

Best iPhone Apps For Oscars 2010

The 82nd annual Academy awards is getting underway in just a few hours from now. There are a lot of exciting nominations in the fray this year, which makes picking a winner a tough ask.

While we presume that most of you would be catching the action live on TV, there are also iPhone apps for those of you who are likely to miss the live event. If you want to follow the Oscars on your iPhone, here are some iPhone apps that will come handy. Some of them are also good companion apps while watching the Oscars on television.

Steve Jobs: iPad Won’t Tether To The iPhone

Steve Jobs: iPad Won’t Tether To The iPhone

If you were hoping to buy Wi-Fi only version of Apple’s iPad and tether it to the iPhone then we have some disappointing news.

A long time Apple fan from Sweden sent an email to Apple to enquire about iPad tethering, and he received an answer from none other than Apple’s CEO, Steve Jobs.

How To Restore The Casing Of A Scratched iPhone

How To Restore The Casing Of A Scratched iPhone

I love the look of the shiny back case of the iPhone but it only takes a drop or a few weeks of rough use for your iPhone to get scratches all over its surface and lose its shiny luster.

If this has already happened to you, here is a DIY tutorial that can help your iPhone gets its shine back courtesy Shenaniganz08, member of MacRumors forums. 

Custom iPhone Stands Made Completely With Cutlery [iPhone Accessory]

Custom iPhone Stands Made Completely With Cutlery [iPhone Accessory]

A custom car mount for your iPhone, a DIY stylus and DIY iPhone camera zooming lens. Think you've seen it all?

Here is something that will beat them all in the cuteness factor – an iPhone stand made completely out of cutlery. 

Apple Rejects iPhone App That Will Tell You The Radiation Emitted By Your iPhone

Apple Rejects iPhone App That Will Tell You The Radiation Emitted By Your iPhone

Folks at TechCrunch report that the Apple App review team has rejected Tawkon, an iPhone application that purports to predict the radiation emitted by your iPhone.

While the reason for the rejection has not been revealed, it is believed to be because of the lack of credible scientific backing to the results offered by Tawkon. 

Cydia: Installer For Jailbreak Apps Gets An Essential Update To Improve Performance and Error Handling

Cydia: Installer For Jailbreak Apps Gets An Essential Update To Improve Performance and Error Handling

Jay Freeman (aka Saurik), the developer of Cydia, the installer app for jailbreak iPhone apps has uploaded a new version of APT that has an optimized cache generator, which should greatly improve Cydia performance.

According to Saurik, the update has improved the performance by 7x.

Penguin Books Working On Interactive eBooks For iPad

Penguin Books Working On Interactive eBooks For iPad

Ebooks currently constitute nearly 4% of all book sales in the US. With the impending launch of iPad, this number is likely to increase multifold over the next few years.

However, ebooks in the future may be in richer formats than the current publications if a recently published article on Paid Content is anything to go by.