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Torrents finally make it onto iPhone and iPad, download directly to iOS

Torrents finally make it onto iPhone and iPad, download directly to iOS

By 11 August 2014

Torrent downloads are common but have been kept off iOS because of their legal issues, until now. Blue Downloader is a BitTorrent app with restricted access for downloading torrent files directly to iPhone and iPad. The catch? At launch it was only torrent... >>

Top 20 Viners to follow - and instantly become addicted to Vine

Top 20 Viners to follow - and instantly become addicted to Vine

By 8 August 2014

Let's be real here: Vine is addicting. You open the mobile app or go to the website, thinking you'll only watch a few video clips, and then suddenly it is two hours later. So, what makes Twitter's 6-second video service so addictive? The Viners. The talent... >>

BMW adds JustPark app to plan parking from the dashboard

BMW adds JustPark app to plan parking from the dashboard

By 8 August 2014

BMW has announced that its cars will now have the JustPark app built-in, meaning the whole parking process can be handled from the dash. Mini will be the first car to feature JustPark with plans to roll the app out across the BMW range later this year.... >>

Google buys Emu, a startup messaging app that's also a personal assistant

Google buys Emu, a startup messaging app that's also a personal assistant

By 6 August 2014

Google has acquired yet another startup. This time it's grabbed a little-known app called Emu. Emu is described as "texting with a built-in assistant". You can use the app, which was supposedly created by "veterans of Siri, Apple, Google, TechCrunch,... >>

Yahoo Mail for iOS and Android adds a smart search experience for inbox, with filters

Yahoo Mail for iOS and Android adds a smart search experience for inbox, with filters

By 6 August 2014

Yahoo has updated the Yahoo Mail app for Android and iOS, with the goal of better surfacing the personalised and real-time information you want to see. Among the changes are a new panel that appears with the Yahoo Mail inbox as well as a handy smart search... >>

UberPool saves you money, split taxi fares with people taking a similar route

UberPool saves you money, split taxi fares with people taking a similar route

By 6 August 2014

The smart taxi service Uber has announced a new feature called UberPool which lets users share rides. In busy centres where lots of people are using Uber to get rides in similar directions at similar times, why not share and save money? That seems to... >>

Sky Sports and Sky Movies apps available on the go to Virgin Media customers

Sky Sports and Sky Movies apps available on the go to Virgin Media customers

By 5 August 2014

Virgin Media customers with Sky Movies and Sky Sports subscriptions can now access the services on the go via iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch or online. The iOS Sky Movies and Sky Sports apps now allow users to login using their Virgin Media login details. The... >>

Three announces VoiP support, make calls and send texts over Wi-Fi

Three announces VoiP support, make calls and send texts over Wi-Fi

By 5 August 2014

Three has announced an app, Three inTouch, which allows its customers to make calls and send messages over Wi-Fi. Traditionally calling and text messaging has been restricted to the user's network connection only. For those that are in an area of poor... >>

Google Now Launcher app now available for Android Jelly Bean devices or later

Google Now Launcher app now available for Android Jelly Bean devices or later

By 2 August 2014

Now practically anyone can now grab the Google Now Launcher app and have immediate access to "OK Google" voice command functionality directly from their device's home screen. Google introduced a new home screen and app launcher when it debuted Android... >>

Flappy Bird is finally back, but you can't play it on your iPhone or Android phone

Flappy Bird is finally back, but you can't play it on your iPhone or Android phone

By 1 August 2014

After months of hiatus, the Flappy Bird app has returned for you to download and play. But not on your mobile device. Keeping his promise to ressurect Flappy Bird, developer Dong Nguyen, through his .Gears studio, has released a new version of Flappy... >>