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iPod Touch Usage Increases; GiggleApps Helps Parents Find the Best Apps

Jan 06, 2010 - As iPod touch sales and adoption by children continues to increase, so does the need for reliable parent resources. Geared toward parents searching for the best kid-friendly apps, GiggleApps focuses on applications ranging from toddlers to teens, but also includes apps for parents and users of all ages. Children can grow with their new devices, by adding new apps to continue to challenge them educationally and to help them explore new interests, such as music, new languages, reading, and more.


Best App Ever iPhone App Awards Nominees Announced - Voting Open

Jan 04, 2010 - The Second Annual Best App Ever Awards nominees have now been announced and the voting is open. Sponsored by 148Apps, this is the second annual competition is the iPhone OS Application achievement awards to recognize the best iPhone apps and games in the iTunes App Store in 2009. The goal is to help publicize the very best apps available, not just the best-selling apps.


Leading iPhone Applications for 2009 Best App Ever Awards Highlighted

Dec 22, 2009 - The 2009 Best App Ever Awards nomination period is quickly drawing to a close. The awards team has been tracking the leaders in each of the 56 categories. With less than two weeks to go in the nomination process for the 2009 Best App Ever Awards, the 148Apps team is proud to present the top nominees in all open categories. All app nominations must be submitted online at the Best App Ever site through December 31, 2009.


2009 Best App Ever Awards - Honoring the Best iPhone Apps and Games

Dec 08, 2009 - 148Apps today announced the call for entries for the second annual Best App Ever Awards, which recognize practical, creative, technical, and whimsical achievements in iPhone applications and games. Submissions are now being accepted in 56 categories. Created with the goal of building public awareness of the very best apps available, the Best App Ever Awards has a broad set of award categories covering both apps and games.


148Apps Unveils GiggleApps - A Parent's Guide to the Best iPhone Apps

Nov 30, 2009 - 148Apps today announces the launch of GiggleApps, a site providing iPhone application reviews of the best educational and entertaining apps for kids of all ages. Geared toward parents searching for the best kid-friendly apps, GiggleApps focuses on applications ranging from toddlers to teens, but also includes apps for parents and users of all ages. The site provides guidance on using the iPhone or iPod Touch as an educational device.


148Apps Included in PC Magazine's list of Top 100 Websites of 2009

Aug 03, 2009 - 148Apps, a consumer-focused website that reports and reviews the latest in iPhone and iPod Touch applications and information, has been included in PC Magazine's list of Top 100 Websites of 2009. The annual list is available at PC Magazine's website and will be published in the September 2009 digital issue of PC Magazine. 148Apps was recognized in the Undiscovered Tech category. The selection process took months, and a committee of experts at PC Magazine determined the final list.


148Apps Launches iPhone Application Business Site

May 19, 2009 - The team behind the popular consumer focused iPhone applications site, 148Apps has launched a new site catering to the iPhone app developers and other business people making a living on iPhone applications. The site features not only editorial but an industry first in depth look at the metrics of the iTunes App Store. The metrics updated daily on the site include a wealth of knowledge for the iPhone development community including number of approved apps, price distribution, and more.


Winners of the 2008 Best iPhone App Ever Awards Announced

Jan 08, 2009 - The winners of the 2008 Best App Ever Awards have now been announced in the inaugural competition honoring the best iPhone apps and games released in the iTunes App Store. Sponsored by 148Apps, the voting saw an amazing 98,190 votes cast in the week that voting was open. Voters cast their votes for a variety of iPhone apps in 34 different categories covering applications and games. Categories such as Most Innovative App and Best Productivity Killer were extremely popular with voters.


2008 Best App Ever Awards - Nominees Announced - Voting Now Open

Dec 31, 2008 - The 2008 Best App Ever Awards nominees have now been announced and the voting is open. Sponsored by 148Apps, the inaugural competition is the first iPhone OS Application achievement awards to recognize the best iPhone apps and games released in the iTunes App Store in 2008. The goal is to help publicize the very best apps available, not just the best-selling apps.