Hands Off: Apple Blocks Female Masturbation App from iPhone

4:57 PM, May. 19th, 2014 · · App Store

A quick search at Apple's App Store for the iPhone will reward you with a long list of apps for sex positions, sex games, sex facts, premature ejaculation remedies, sex-related social networks, controlling your vibrator, and lesbian erotica stories. What it won't find is an app for female masturbation because that's a topic Apple apparently doesn't want to get its hands on.

3 Free Funny Apps for iOS

7:54 PM, May. 9th, 2014 · · App Store

Free on iTunes

Need a laugh? Vern Seward points out 3 iOS apps that'll have you knee slapping in no time in this week's Free on iTunes. Comedy Central, Comedy Central Standup, and WitStream.

3 Free Odd Apps for iPhone and iPad

9:30 PM, May. 2nd, 2014 · · App Store

Free on iTunes

This week in Free on iTunes Vern Seward points out several iOS apps that are towards the odd side. Sick Weather crowdsources illness reports, Now This News finds stuff that's a bit different, and the Digg app...well, it's Digg.

Google Brings Google Docs and Google Sheets to Apple’s App Store

1:53 PM, Apr. 30th, 2014 · · App Store

Be the Product

Google brought two of its flagship productivity services to Apple's App Store on Wednesday, Google Docs and Google Sheets. The company released native apps for the services as free hybrid apps designed for iPhone and iPad, and in a blog post announcing the move, Google said its presentation service, Slides, is "coming soon."

3 Free iOS Tech News Aggregators

8:41 PM, Apr. 25th, 2014 · · App Store

Free on iTunes

Have you got a nose for tech news? In this week's Free on iTunes, Vern Seward has three news aggregators dedicated to gathering tech news for you, including: Ez Tech News, Tech News Tube, and Tech Wire.

App Store Spotlight Not So Bright For ‘Indie’ Apps

3:10 PM, Apr. 25th, 2014 · · App Store

Pennies from Exposure

A new report from analytics company Distimo claims developers who are featured under the “indie” banner in the App Store don’t gain anything from being featured.

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Apparently nowadays it isn't enough to get featured in the App Store, now you have to get featured in the right way. Discovery appears to get more complicated all the time.