Monthly Archives: November 2010

‘Infinity Blade’ to Hit App Store on December 9

Infinity Blade, the game first demonstrated at Apple’s media event in September under the code name Project Sword, now has an official release date. As TouchArcade reports, Epic Games will release the universal app on December 9 with a $5.99 price tag. A game trailer surfaced earlier this month, showing actual gameplay on an iPhone… Read more »

Some Changes to AppShopper (Ratings, What’s New)

Regular users of the site may have noticed some changes to the site over the past day or so. Unfortunately, we’ve have to remove a couple of features from the site. – App listings presently have no App Store “rating” associated with them. – “What’s New” text is no longer available for updates. The lack… Read more »

Virgin’s ‘Project’ Magazine Debuts for iPad

Virgin Digital Publishing, a new division of mogul Richard Branson’s Virgin Group Limited, has released a digital magazine dubbed Project for the iPad. The Project app debuted in the App Store this morning; the app itself is free while individual issues can be purchased for $2.99. Project is unique in that it has no printed counterpart… Read more »

Cyber Monday: App Sales Galore

Today is Cyber Monday, the day informally reserved for online store sales to follow Black Friday, which is when brick and mortar stores typically slash prices for the holiday shopping season. Many app developers have joined in celebrating this new tradition by temporarily reducing app prices, sometimes by substantial amounts. We’ve found a few app… Read more »

PSA: ‘My TSA’ App Provides Live Airport Status Information

If you’re flying this holiday weekend and want to be sure your time at the airport goes as smoothly as possible, check out the official My TSA app. The Transportation Security Administration released the app this summer but we wanted to point it out since this is one of the busiest travel weeks of the… Read more »

SlingPlayer for iPad Released

As promised earlier this month, Sling Media has released its SlingPlayer Mobile app for the iPad. The app just hit the App Store a few moments ago and is priced at $29.99. The app allows owners of a compatible Slingbox device to watch and control TV content at home on an iPad anywhere. When connected… Read more »

Thanksgiving Sale Alert: Navigation Apps

Are you traveling for the holiday season? If you’re heading to an unfamiliar area, a navigation app may be just what you need to help you keep your bearings. Fortunately for you, several developers are decreasing the prices of their navigation app offerings this week and we wanted to point out a few to help… Read more »

Sony Reader App to Arrive in December

Sony, the consumer electronics giant, has announced that it will release a Reader app for its ebook store in December for both the iPhone and Android operating systems. Sony will join several other ebook store operators including Apple (iBooks), Amazon (Kindle), Barnes & Noble (Nook), and others in the App Store. The app will offer… Read more »

Apple Updates iWork Apps for iOS 4.2

Apple has updated its iWork apps for the iPad  – Pages, Keynote and Numbers – with new features for additional compatibility with iOS 4.2, which was released earlier today. All of the iWork apps are now able to make use the multi-tasking APIs in iOS 4.2 and all gain AirPrint compatibility to allow direct printing… Read more »

iOS 4.2 Now Available, ‘Find my iPhone’ App Updated

As promised this morning, Apple has released iOS 4.2 and it is now appearing via iTunes for users around the world. iOS 4.2 brings many new features to the iPad, including multi-tasking and folders, which had previously only been available for compatible iPhone and iPod touch devices. iOS 4.2 also brings new features to all… Read more »