Stellar Startups: Reining in those rascally hackers

Jerusalem Post - David Shamah - 14 Jun, 2011
Using novel patented algorithms, the SPGuard software prevents applications from working unless the user has a valid license, says Rascal Software CEO Noam Pa'il. In the great showdown between the iPhone and Android smartphone devices, ...

Here's One Reason To Hate Amazon's Android App Store (AMZN, GOOG)

San Francisco Chronicle - Matt Rosoff - 14 Jun, 2011
But a selection of Android marketplaces are popping up to fill holes in Google's own Android Marketplace. For instance Amazon's Appstore for Android offers a curated selection of apps that Amazon has confirmed will work well. It also has better search ...

How September's iPhone 5 voice recognition could change our lives

Computerworld (blog) - Jonny Evans - 14 Jun, 2011
"The next big thing is definitely speech and voice recognition. You'll be able to touch that board or speak to it and get your message to colleagues around the world. Screens are cheap." Bill Gates (Daily Mail) Tuesday, 7am: The alarm ...

iBuildApp expands EZ-programming to Android

CNET - Stephen Shankland - 14 Jun, 2011
iBuildApp provides a Web-based interface to build basic apps for iPhone, iPad, Android, or the Web. Barely a day goes by that some company doesn't pitch me on its mobile application developer tools. It shows just how hot the market ...

Amazon Appstore

PC Magazine - Joe Osborne - 14 Jun, 2011
Amazon recently unveiled its very own web-based and mobile version of the Android Marketplace, the Amazon Appstore. Access to the Amazon's app store, is free (as with all app stores) and there are plenty of free apps to download, too. ...

Apple bans breath test apps

Stuff.co.nz - Matt Campbell - ‎Jun 12, 2011‎
Apple has put a ban on selling applications that could encourage motorists to drink and drive via its online App Store. The US technology giant introduced new guidelines this week that prohibit any apps that could warn drivers of the locations of ...

The Ins and Outs of Mobile Apps

Wall Street Journal - Ty Mcmahan - ‎Jun 12, 2011‎
As more people come to rely on smartphones, entrepreneurs are cooking up mobile software that offers a quick way to connect with the business or learn more about it. The apps cover a bunch of jobs, from scheduling appointments and dishing ...

Instagram is like Twitter for photos

TheChronicleHerald.ca - Jeff Harper - ‎Jun 12, 2011‎
As technology races ahead at an ever increasing speed, our cellphones are becoming our go-to devices for everything, especially snapping a photo. Combine those snapshots with social media and you have an instant, ...

Top 15 iPhone and iPad Apps that Cost 99 Cents

PCWorld - Daniel Ionescu - ‎Jun 11, 2011‎
Too cheap to crack your wallet open for an app? You won't break the bank with these 15 apps that are all priced below $1. With this collection you'll be put the fun and utility back into your iPhone and iPad for just $0.99 a ...

FT gains app concession from Apple's not so cuddly Jobs

The Guardian - ‎Jun 11, 2011‎
Apple boss Steve Jobs has a glowing image â€" but his policy on apps for newspapers is grossly penal. Photograph: Paul Sakuma/AP Is it the charisma of Steve Jobs that gives Apple its wholesome image? Or perhaps just the natural, crunchy image of coolly ...

Install Wall - Free iOS App Promotion Service Helps Solve App Discovery

Benzinga - 14 Jun, 2011
Install Wall is a free cross-promotion, cross-network, interest-targeted iOS application service for iPhone, iPad, and iPod Touch applications. Install Wall helps iOS developers reach new users and maximize downloads automatically and for free. ...

Using smartphone for travel

IntoMobile - Dusan Belic - 14 Jun, 2011
A smartphone is a great companion for every trip. There are a number of apps that can make your travel easier, whether it's about finding a place to stay, monuments and historical sights to see, or learning more about the city/place you're visiting… ...

New Apple Guidelines on DUI Checkpoints Apps

GPS Business News - 14 Jun, 2011
Following concerns voiced by some US senators in March (read here2910), Apple last week revised its policy regarding Apps that allow to share the position of police checkpoints made for detecting drunk drivers, known as DUI Checkpoints in the United ...

PadGadget Daily App Deal â€" 7 iPad Apps on Sale

PadGadget - 14 Jun, 2011
By Bill | June 13, 2011 | Leave a comment For today's Daily Deal we've found seven great apps to add to your iPad collection. We have three productivity / entertainment apps and four game apps in today's bundle. We used our PadGadget Apps Tracker to ...

Lose your iPhone? There's an app for that

NBC2 News - Kelly Creswell - 14 Jun, 2011
We've all misplaced or lost our cell phones at some point. But if you have an iPhone, there's an app for that. New software can help you locate exactly where your lost iPhone ended up. The free app allows you to view where your phone is on a map. ...

Must-Have iPhone Apps for Foodies (and Boozehounds)

International Business Times - 14 Jun, 2011
People who love food love to share: Since social media and foodies are a match made in heaven, there are countless apps geared to this growing demographic. We've put together a list of the best apps for every appetite, noting that the biggest trends in ...

Is the App Store No Longer a Game Changer?

Windows IT Pro - 14 Jun, 2011
In the past few years of the smartphone market, the strength of a mobile platform's app store has been a strong indicator for popularity and success. Apple's App Store and Android's Marketplace both have several hundred thousand applications (about ...

Amazon Collecting Usage Data Through Their App Store?

AndroidGuys - Ryan Johnstone - 14 Jun, 2011
EDIT: This is partially our bad and Business Insider's, it is their DRM policy to keep the app store installed and we have reported earlier about it. Business Insider was just a bit late to the party and it got us a little confused too, ...

Microsoft Launches Bing for Mobile iPhone App

Threeg - Cell phone news & reviews - 14 Jun, 2011
Microsoft has launched a new feature that lets iOS users stumble upon mobile apps connected to their searches, allowing users to run or download those apps directly on their phone. The service, called Bing for Mobile, offers enhanced social networking, ...

Apple iPhone 5- Leaked by Apple

The Gadgets - Jean Gatt - 14 Jun, 2011
With the upcoming iPhone coming out later this year, many rumors are being said and shown to the world. As nobody knows how the new iPhone will look and what features will it have , many people are trying to think about all the possible new stuff. ...

Pugpig: iPhone, iPad HTML Reader That Feels Like a Native App

CMSWire - Barb Mosher - 14 Jun, 2011
They call it Pugpig and it just might revolutionize how we publish content to iOS-powered mobile devices. Pugpig is an open source framework that enables you to publish HTML5 content in the form of a magazine ...

Where's our mobile app?

ITWorld Canada - Rafael Ruffolo - 14 Jun, 2011
A guide to dealing with smart phone and tablet app fever. How to avoid the pitfalls of a typical app development project If you haven't heard the question yet, you soon will. Business leaders everywhere are panicking to get that new iPhone app out the ...

Get the Channel 3 Weather App for the iPhone and Android

WKYC-TV - 14 Jun, 2011
Gas prices in Ohio have dipped, but are still about a dollar higher than the ... Oil prices fell to below $99 a barrel Monday in Asia, extending a big loss from ... CLEVELAND -- Channel 3 Weather has the coolest weather app around for our iPhone and ...

Apple vs Google: The Battle has Two Winners

Geek WIth Laptop - 14 Jun, 2011
Apple and Google are currently dominating the tablet and the smartphone segment, while the former is the absolute ruler on the tablet market. Although there is a big market share gap between the two companies, it will soon close in. ...

Create Your Own iPad Apps with iBuildApp

Zeropaid - Jared Moya - 14 Jun, 2011
Free online service lets you “build, test, track and update” iPad applications for sale in the Apple store. There's a great new mobile app publishing sited called iBuildApp that lets you create your own apps for Apple's iPad. ...

Trapster Pulls DUI Checkpoints To Avoid App Store Ban Hammer

Cult of Mac - John Brownlee - 14 Jun, 2011
Looking to avoid an outright banning ahead of Apple's move to jettison all such apps from the iOS App Store, Trapster has taken the preemptive step of removing the DUI Checkpoint functionality from their ...

The Daily and CNN App for iPad

Macworld - Lex Friedman - 14 Jun, 2011
The App Store is rife with options for news junkies. As a news-obsessed iPad user, I decided to pit two such apps against each other in a news consumption death match. On one side sits CNN App for iPad, the 31-year-old ...

Who Owns the Relationship with Digital Subscribersâ€"Publishers, or Apple?

Xconomy - Gene Hoffman - 14 Jun, 2011
The ascent of smartphones and tablets is causing a seismic shift in the way media companies reach consumers. As an iPad and iPhone owner, I now consume the bulk of my media online. Whether it's the Kindle App, Netflix, HBO Go, or Hulu, media companies ...

Awesome Apps for Awesome Dads

PadGadget - 14 Jun, 2011
By Juli | June 13, 2011 | Leave a comment Father's Day is fast approaching, and if you're strapped for ideas and cash, why not pick out a few great apps for your dad's iPad? Here at Padgadget, we've searched high and low through the App Store to bring ...

Updated: Apple modifies sub plan

Newspapers and Technology - 14 Jun, 2011
Apple Inc. last week quietly modified its iPad and iPhone digital subscription plan, allowing publishers to sell subscriptions on their websites at any price they wish. Publishers will still have to fork over 30 percent of their subscription revenues ...

 

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