Posts Categorized: Apps

  • Android, App, Apps, iPhone

    Turn Your Smartphone Into A Cool Karaoke Machine

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    Let’s face it once the party gets going most people are up for a little bit of karaoke. However, who wants to carry a massive machine around with them, when you can use the AppToyz AppSing, the free app and a Smartphone. 

  • Apps, iPad, iPhone, iTunes

    Netflix Updates Its iPhone App With New Features

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    Android users might have thought that Netflix have been offering them special treatment with the recent app updates! However, it seems that Netflix is sharing the joy of movies on the go, with an update to the iPhone app that brings it up to date with the tablet apps. 

  • Amazon, Apps, Business, Smartphones

    Amazon Launches Its Appstore In The UK And Europe

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    Finally Amazon users from Europe and the UK will be able to access the firms appstore bringing instant access to a selection of games and apps designed for the Android powered Smartphone’s and tablets, there are free apps too and some come with no advertising either in the Free app of the day section, you… Read more »

  • Android, Apps, Computers, Robots

    Want To Be The Robot Well You Can With BERO

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    We love cool robots and the BERO is a cool looking robot that started off as a wired version, but soon the designers realised that Bluetooth is cool and so now the BERO is a little robot four inch high robot, that is controlled via Bluetooth! You know that you want one, don’t you? 

  • Android, Apps, Google Play, Phones

    Fed Up With Text Speak There Is An App For That

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    Text speak is more or less easy enough to understand, but sometimes it is possible to just get stuck and it on those occasions when you wished that you had an app to help you out. Well the owners of Android powered devices have the Text Genie app by DCML, basically its a translator for… Read more »

  • Android, Apps, Google

    Get Google Handwrite On An Android Powered Device

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    If there were one useful feature that would be handy on Smartphone or tablet, it would be being able to search Google by writing with your finger. Well Google have listened and delivered Google: Handwrite; naturally, this is for Android powered devices and it is easy to get, but tapping “Settings” and enabling “Handwrite” easy! 

  • Android, Apps, iPhone, iTunes

    Total Recall Game For iOS and Android Devices

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    This is Total Recall a game based on the movies, the first starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and the new version with Colin Farrell! Fans of either movie will like this game because it puts the player into the role of Douglas Quaid and so it is up to you to uncover what exactly is going on… Read more »

  • Apps, Gadgets, Robots, Smartphones

    Romo The Robot Powered By Smartphone

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    Anyone who has been brought up with Star Trek, Star Wars and other science fiction shows and movies, will have yearned for such a thing as the Romo! Now a reality the Romo is a mini robot powered by a Smartphone and therefore it is within easy reach for anyone who has ever wanted to… Read more »

  • Android, Apps, Games, iPhone

    Dead Trigger Game Is Free On Android

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    If you ever wanted just one good reason for switching from an iOS powered device over to an Android one, it would have to be getting Dead Trigger by Mad Finger Games for free. While those iOS people have to make the small payment of just $0.99 or £0.69 for the download, Android users get… Read more »

  • App, Apps, iPhone, Smartphones

    Turn Smartphones Into Games Controllers With Brass Monkey

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    Imagine being able to play a game using your Smartphone as the controller, well you can with Brass Monkey, this free app means that anyone with good wireless network, Smartphone and connected monitor such as computer or TV can play games using their Smartphone as the controller. Now imagine this system set up at work… Read more »

  • Apps, Bargains, Internet, Shopping

    Just How Does Etsy Work

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    Mention Etsy and a world of coffee mornings, knitting and homemade cakes might spring to mind, but that image couldn’t be further from the truth. Etsy has over 875,000 stores located all of the world and these shops are selling almost three million items per month. So now, all of sudden Etsy looks more like… Read more »

  • Android, Apps, Tablets, TV

    Android Users To Get The Full XBMC App

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    Good news for Android users, the open source media player XBMC will soon be available as a free app on Google Play; although we are not sure exactly when this digital media hub will be released. XBMC will support most file formats and offers a whole lot of features to use on any device powered… Read more »

  • Android, Apps

    Android Users Get The Starbucks App

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    This is an alternative to using near field communications (NFC) to pay for the coffee, this app works by producing a barcode that is simply scanned at the till for payment. The app can be preloaded with credit from PayPal or a credit card, either way it’s much better than getting cash or cards out… Read more »

  • App, Apps

    Special Offer On The Witch With No Name

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        With the school holidays fast approaching, there is a need for some apps for kids! Not only that, parents want special offers too and as it would happen. Here is an app with money off, it’s The Witch With No Name for Android and iOS devices, it’s not a free app but it… Read more »

  • Android, Apps

    Android Users Get The Flipboard App

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        Great news for Android users is that the free social media stream manager Flipboard is now available from Google Play, until now only iOS users were able to experience the joys of getting all their social news in one place, but that has now changed with the release of this version.    … Read more »

  • Android, Apps

    Amazon Confirms The UK Android Appstore

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        It is almost a year since the online retailer Amazon launched the Appstore for Android devices in the US, now it seems that Europe and the UK are next on the list with Amazon confirming that it is already working with developers and have submissions ready to go for a summer launch (Its… Read more »

  • Android, Apps

    Zombies Run Now Available On Android From Google Play

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        It was only a few months back, when we first see the mobile game, Zombies, Run! But then it was designed just for iOS devices. But now it is available on Google Play so that now the owners of Android devices can train with the sound of zombies chasing them, it is chillingly… Read more »

  • Android, Apps

    Android Users Get Utopia Update For Angry Birds Space

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        It was only a few days when games developer Rovio released an update for Angry Birds Space, it was called Utopia and it was only for users of iOS devices. But now Android users do not have to feel left out anymore because they are too are able to get the free update… Read more »

  • Android, Apps

    Android Users Can Be First Off The Tube

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        This is an app designed for commuters and tourists to London. It’s an app currently only available to android users and it will show the user to where to get on a London Underground train in order to be the first off and out of the station before every else. It is amazing… Read more »

  • Apps, Smartphones

    Suffolk County Council Planning Smartphone Apps

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          It looks like Suffolk County Council will be bringing out Smartphone apps for its customers after buying the cloud based mobile app publishing service Weejot by Jadu from the UK governments G-Cloud Cloudstore. This piece of kit will help the council build and manage mobile apps without the need for any specialist app… Read more »

  • App, Apps

    Most Apps Do Not Break Even

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        When we speak about apps and the firms behind them, it is often thought that these are making millions and yet it turns out that could not be further from the truth. This info graphic from App Promo shows just how the market in apps is shaping up and how poorly they performing in a… Read more »

  • Apps, Smartphones

    Check Out The Tod Smart Beacon

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        The t?d is a smart beacon, it connects all of the user’s devices such as Smartphone’s and tablets to the real world via a Bluetooth connection. The range varies from three to five hundred feet, which may seem extreme but I suppose it is going to depend on the surroundings and conditions. This… Read more »

  • App, Apps, iPhone, Smartphones

    The Winning App Is?

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        It is hard to take much notice of awards but the Appys are different this is because although the nominations are voted on by industry experts, but most of the winners are voted on the public. So this means that users of the apps are actually voting for them and therefore other Smartphone… Read more »

  • Apps, Smartphones

    Skype For Windows Phone App

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        Finally, the owners of Windows powered Smartphone will be able to take advantage of the Skype app for Smartphone’s running the Windows Phone 7.5 “Mango” operating system or above. It works on most of the devices running this OS, but before downloading it might be worth checking out the seven Smartphone’s that it… Read more »

  • Apps, Smartphones

    Ghost Hunts And Augmented Reality Mash Up

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        Ghost hunting has been given a slightly scarier feel with the help of augmented reality; forget about those fairground rides with plastic models and fake cob webs, because this system from Haunted Planet Studios uses audio and visual aids to bring the paranormal to life even if it is on your Smartphone.  … Read more »

  • App, Apps

    Marvel Goes For Augmented Reality

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        The comic giant Marvel are launching a new app featuring augmented reality (AR) that allows the user to scan a printed comic with the camera of their Smartphone to unlock extra content, such as; original artwork, writers notes and editors comments.     According to Joe Quesada, who is the Chief Creative Officer… Read more »

  • Apple Store, Apps

    Minecraft Pocket Edition Is Updated

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        The pocket edition of the popular Mojang game, Minecraft has been updated, the announcement was made on the developers site and is offers some decent new features such as; New controller option, flying has changed, pigs in Survival Mode and few Bug fixes too.     According to posting by Daniel Kaplan on… Read more »

  • Apps, iPhone

    Near Field Speaker By iFrogz

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        Sometimes you want to listen to your music not through ear buds, but in the open and that means speakers or does it? This is the Boost by iFrogz, it is a box that has no wires, Bluetooth or synching and yet it is able to produce a wonderful deep sound through its… Read more »

  • Apps, Google

    Android Market Becomes Google Play

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        Google have pooled a number of its services into one handy portal, so now Google users are able to store all of their apps, books, movies and music all in one place, Google Play! This cloud based service means that from now on users will be able to access their content no matter… Read more »

  • Apps, Smartphones

    Roku Remote Control App For Android

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        You can turn your Android powered Smartphone into a remote control device for your Roku streaming player with this free app available on the Android Market. Once installed you will be able to launch, search, and play the media player as you would normally but with your Smartphone, from the comfort of your… Read more »