Looking back on 2013 TMO found several iPhone and iPad apps that really stood out to us. There were apps to help our productivity, keep track of passwords and private stuff, and get your social networking on, too. We also found games we liked. Lots of games. Read on to see what some of our favorite picks from the year were.
Your iPhone may take great photos, but what if you want to take the images you capture and add an extra artistic touch? As they say, there's an app for that, and we rounded up some of our favorite image effects choices for the iPhone and iPad. Read on to see which image effects apps we use with our iPhones and iPads.
Sandro Cuccia likes to organize his iOS 7 email messages according to whom he considers to be "Very Important People" (VIPs). In this article, he shows you how to do this and optimize your email workflow.
Vern Seward introduces the first in a 3 part series highlighting 5 must-have free iOS apps in this week's Free on iTunes.
Ever wonder why Android upgrades are...shall we say, spotty? In an attempt to "bring transparency" to the upgrade process, HTC has published an excellent infographic detailing the many steps every update must go through.
Nokia's HERE Maps app for the iPhone isn't available on Apple's App Store any more, and that's because the company pulled it because iOS 7 included changes that "harm the user experience." HERE Maps is Nokia's competitor to Google Maps and Apple Maps, complete with travel directions and traffic information -- and at least in the case of the iPhone, a bad user experience.
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Any chance the bad user interface and buggy performance had anything to do with pulling the app, Nokia?
On Christmas Day (December 25th), iOS users once again demonstrated that they use their devices more than their Android counterparts. According to data from IBM, sales from iOS devices were five times higher than sales made from Android devices, while total traffic from iOS devices was more than twice that from Android.
Apple's 12 Days of Gifts is underway, and the first giveaway everyone's favorite iPhone and iPad maker is offering is a collection from Justin Timberlake's live performance at the 2013 London iTunes Festival. The collection includes SexyBack, Take Back the Night, True Blood, and TKO.
If you're using iCloud Keychain, you may now be realizing that Apple owns all of your passwords. That's right, they do! They know your Wi-Fi password, your computer password (which is of course your dog's name), and so on. No, of course we're kidding—there's an easy but rather convoluted way to remove your Keychain data from Apple's servers, and Melissa Holt will reveal the secret in this Quick Tip.
Apple has posted the videos and slides from its iOS 7 "Tech Talk" presentations at the Apple Developer Connection. There are 16, all told, and they cover a variety topics from OpenGL ES 3.0, to marketing, to game development, to security, and user interface.
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