3 Free iPhone App to Trick Out Your Text Messages

5:30 PM, Jun. 28th, 2013 · · App Store

Free on iTunes

Those who text (who doesn't these days?) often want to punctuate their words with images. If you want that then read on. Vern Seward points out three freebie iOS apps that'll glam up your messages in this week's Free on iTunes. Emoji New Style Free, SMS Rage Faces, and Pimp My Text.

Kinivo’s Bluetooth Speaker Is Compact and Feature Full

2:15 PM, Jun. 26th, 2013 · · App Store

Kinivo BtX350 Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

The BtX350 wireless compact bluetooth stereo speaker provides rich, full-bodied sound, strong bass and wirelessly streams via Bluetooth or connects to non-wireless items, such as iPods, with a standard 3.5mm plug. The addition of easy to reach operational buttons, makes this a useful speaker.

Apple In-App Purchase Settlement Claims Website Launched

7:17 PM, Jun. 24th, 2013 · · App Store

Big Bags of Settlement Money

A website dedicated to administering a class action settlement from Apple for in-app purchases has been launched. People who consider themselves victims of their inability to prevent their children from having access to their iTunes account credentials can use the site to claim iTunes gift cards or cash, depending on the size of their claim.

3 Free iOS Radar Apps for the Weather Conscious

7:58 PM, Jun. 21st, 2013 · · App Store

Free on iTunes

Are the stars out tonight? Need to know if it's cloudy or bright? Then check out the appsVern Seward has in this weeks Free on iTunes. MyRadar, World Weather Radar Free, and Weather caster.

iOS: The Multi-App Conundrum

10:25 AM, Jun. 7th, 2013 · · App Store

We often need multiple apps on our iPhone and iPads to perform the same functions a single app handles on our Macs. Mark Greentree thinks that's a problem leading to extra steps for what should be simple tasks, and to frustration for those of us that use iOS regularly.

iOS Uniformity: A Key Advantage over Android

9:05 AM, May. 30th, 2013 · · App Store

Apps can make or break a platform, and Apple's unified approached to iOS makes it a far better operating system to develop for. Charlotte Henry explains why that's a big advantage for Apple over Google's Android OS.