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AppZapp 4.1 for iOS: Free Guide to Every iOS and Mac App Store Worldwide
May 01, 2012 - ConIT AG today announces AppZapp 4.1 for iOS, their free News app that provides encyclopedic listings, searches, filtering, activities, news, charts and specials for all 123 global iOS and Mac App Stores. Based on a specially developed algorithm, version 4.1 includes a new Community feature to share apps and news with friends. All 550,000+ listings, including price charts, screenshots, descriptions, ratings, and choice of 21 different app categories are available for viewing from within the app.
Around the Rings App Brings Authoritative Olympic Coverage To iOS Device
May 01, 2012 - Around the Rings has announced the release of "Around the Rings - Olympic News" ver 1.1 for iPhone, iPod touch and iPad users. This app brings the most comprehensive Olympic and international sport news available to the iOS platform, and the release comes just in time for the 2012 Summer Olympic Games. With more than 20 years of experience in covering the Olympic Movement for print, internet, radio and television, Around the Rings now brings its expertise to the App Store.
Doctor Who News App WhoNews materialises on iOS, BlackBerry and Android
Apr 17, 2012 - UK based independent developer Paul Gee has announced version 2.05 of WhoNews for the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch devices. WhoNews collates the latest news on Doctor Who from over 130 of the top Doctor Who websites, blogs, podcasts and Whovian art pages every 15 minutes, 24 hours a day. Version 2.05 for iOS pushes notifications of the latest news direct to fans devices. Who fans with BlackBerry and Android phones can now also keep up to speed with the Whoniverse with native versions of WhoNews.
Podbay for iPhone is the fastest and simplest app for podcasts
Apr 16, 2012 - Podbay is designed to be the absolute fastest and easiest way to start listening to your favorite podcasts on your iPhone. Instead of condensing the desktop iTunes experience, Podbay is built like a utility application: it's only purpose is to let you listen to podcasts quickly and easily. The minimal interface gives a frictionless experience, from the launch of the app to the moment it starts playing your selected podcast.
Reader X - Google Reader Client for iPad with an Innovative UI
Apr 11, 2012 - getFineApps announces Reader X 1.2, an update to its popular Google Reader Client for iPad devices. Reader X innovates the way you use Google Reader on the iPad. All news are presented on a huge wallpaper. Browse by simply swiping horizontally and vertically. Immediately see which articles are unread, starred or read. Preview articles by tapping on their headline. In a popover you can read the summary or even the full article, save as well as share it, or open the full web page for the article.
AP Mobile SXSW Interactive Booth Drives Massive Foot and Web Traffic
Apr 03, 2012 - The Associated Press hosted a booth at the 2012 SXSW Interactive conference from March 12-15. Put together by Austin-based marketing agency Space Chimp Media, the interactive booth featured a live camera which interviewed Industry professionals attending the event and streamed live on ustream.tv. During the 3 days of interviews, the AP Mobile Live ustream channel garnered over 80,000 views and was featured on the ustream homepage multiple times.
Does Twitter Know First About the Republican Presidential Nomination?
Apr 03, 2012 - Akamoto introduces GOP Unbound 1.1, the Republican Delegate Tracker for iOS. Everyone is guessing about the true delegate numbers behind Mitt Romney, Rick Santorum, Newt Gingrich and Ron Paul for the Presidential Nominating Convention in Tampa, August 2012. Is Ron Pauls caucus delegate strategy succeeding? How many 'stealth delegates' are there? Whom do they support after the convention goes to second ballot and they become unbound? Nobody knows until we're there.
Canada's First Independent iPad Magazine Launches
Mar 15, 2012 - The Toronto Tempest, Canada's first independent politics and culture tablet magazine, has launched exclusively on the App Store. The first issue includes articles on fresh food, disability art, the future of healthcare, making music in a mental hospital, indigenous activism, poetry, fiction, and much more. Featuring video performances, audio interviews, and an exclusive video of archival footage from a diplomat's trip around the world in 1931.
Magzter launches its much awaited version 2.0 on the Apple App Store
Mar 10, 2012 - The fastest growing device-agnostic magazine store and newsstand, Magzter is quickly becoming a must-have magazine aggregator app across all devices. It offers country-based storefront where you can set the country and be shown the latest and best magazines from your country of choice first and improves magazine discoverability. Version 2.0 offers a fully revamped look and a more stable app with a lot of new features to enhance the magazine reading experience and more.