Category Archives: apple

Research Shows Over 6.6 billion mobile phones will be in use by 2017

TweetThere’s no arguing that mobile is here to stay and the mobile user HAS to be considered when launching your next web app, service or ?? Some recent stats reveal that very soon there will be more phones in use … Continue reading

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Apple Worldwide Developer Conference WWDC 2013 By the Numbers

TweetSome noteworthy numbers picked up today from Apple while watching the 2013 WWDC livestream… WWDC 2013 By the Numbers 26th annual WWDC – the longest running devcon to date (they think) 1 million daily visitors to Apple retail outlets millions … Continue reading

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Apple hosts their annual World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) Today

TweetDon’t forget that today, June 10, Apple hosts their annual World Wide Developer Conference (WWDC) and the keynote from CEO Tim Cook will be live-streamed as usual (10 AM PST) – See http://www.apple.com/apple-events/june-2013/  WWDC 2013 activities include: • More than … Continue reading

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New release of Waze 3.7 gets friendly and tight with facebook!

TweetJust in time for all that summer travel, Waze has rolled out an update via the release of waze 3.7 (for iOS and Android). The friendly travel and navigation app has gotten even more friendly with additional enhancements to connect … Continue reading

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Hot Mobile Apps to Maximize Fun this Summer with Your Smartphone and iPad

TweetSummer is a great time to load up on those handy mobile travel apps. Just in time for Memorial Day and the unofficial kick-off of summer, Sprint has shared a few tips for road warriors. Taking a road trip this … Continue reading

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Skobbler ForeverMap 2 + Mapdust OpenStreetMap Bug Reporting

TweetI recently downloaded skobbler Forever Map (2) and have to admit that it is pretty darned sweet! Just grabbed the latest release on iPad and have been banging around a little with the functionality. There’s a nice UI, navigation is … Continue reading

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Getting Started With iOS 6 LBS / Mapping Apps – 10 Useful Docs

TweetAre you Creating Location Aware Apps and Mapping Apps for Apple iOS 6 and the iPhone 5? Here’s 10 Must have documents for developers looking to migrate to iOS 6 or those looking to get started creating location-aware apps and … Continue reading

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iOS Tip – Find Deals on Food and Drink Nearby With Feed @getFeedApp

TweetSocial media deals like facebook specials and Twitter discounts are great, however, unless you happen to be checking into a venue and having a special pushed to you how are you supposed to know about deals that are taking place … Continue reading

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Timbre Location Based Music Finder

TweetJust in time for the Grammys, Timbre is an interesting location-aware mobile app that boasts letting music find you, putting live music venues just a click away. The app has been fully localized in 22 languages and is now free … Continue reading

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670 million smartphones ship in 2012, 67 million Samsungs in Q4 Alone!

TweetSome interesting stats coming our of Juniper Research this week from the mobile industry. According to the latest figures more than 670 million smartphones shipped Globally in 2012 and in Q4 of the 200 million devices that sold, over one … Continue reading

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Ordnance Survey Extends Reach to Mobile via OS MapFinder for iOS

TweetAnother cool mobile app launch, this time from the British national mapping agency, the Ordnance Survey. The org has just rolled out OS MapFinder the organisation’s first official mobile app for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. This from the OS… MapFinder, … Continue reading

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Android Smartphone Usage Soars Down Under

TweetSome interesting research coming from down-under shows that Android smartphones are indeed the choice of many down-under and for developers, well, there’s really just 2 platforms to develop for.  Sales of smartphones running on Google’s Android OS now outstrip those … Continue reading

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