iPad apps archive

  • Furby (2012) pictures and hands-on
    Online

    Furby (2012) pictures and hands-on

    By 20 July 2012

    Furby, the cute and cuddly electronic pet, is back and this time is is more responsive, more intelligent and interacts with an accompanying iPad, iPhone and iPod touch application. Owners can feed their Furby using the app, play music the robot creature...

  • APP OF THE DAY: UK Bus Checker (iOS)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: UK Bus Checker (iOS)

    By 19 July 2012

    You might think that you’ve seen today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint before but take a closer look and think again. iTunes fingers at the ready because, trust us, this is one for the collection. UK Bus Checker Platform iPhone & iPad Price £2.49...

  • View21 Freeview+ HD recorder pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    View21 Freeview+ HD recorder pictures and hands-on

    By 18 July 2012

    When Pocket-lint's demonstration of the View21 PVR started we were worried that it was going to be exactly the same as a stack of other similar HDD and twin tuner loaded set-top-boxes. Its channel line-up is restricted to Freeview HD, and its internet...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Coach's Eye review (iPhone / iPod touch / iPad)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Coach's Eye review (iPhone / iPod touch / iPad)

    By 17 July 2012

    With the London Olympics almost an Usain Bolt sprint away now, everybody seems to be getting into a sporty mood - even if they would rather deny it. They might not want to sit through the 24 channels of live footage the BBC is promising, or be forced...

  • Tiny Wings 2.0, more a free update than a sequel
    Gaming

    Tiny Wings 2.0, more a free update than a sequel

    By 11 July 2012

    Tiny Wings 2.0 has already hit the iTunes App Store in New Zealand, and will be going live around the globe as each time zone strikes midnight - and it's not quite what some expected. Rather than a complete sequel, the new installment by sole developer...

  • Tiny Wings 2.0 coming to iTunes 12 July - teaser released (video)
    Gaming

    Tiny Wings 2.0 coming to iTunes 12 July - teaser released (video)

    By 9 July 2012

    Tiny Wings 2, the sequel to one of Pocket-lint's favourite iPhone apps, is coming to the iTunes App Store on 12 July. And developer Andreas Illiger has created a nifty teaser trailer to whet your appetite. No gameplay details have been revealed as of...

  • Little Tikes creates iTikes iPad toy range
    Tablets

    Little Tikes creates iTikes iPad toy range

    By 6 July 2012

    Little Tikes, the company behind those red and yellow push-along kids' cars, has announced that it is launching a range of iPad and iPhone-friendly gadgets in time for Christmas in the UK. The new iTikes range will consist of four iPad-friendly kids toys...

  • Apptivity Hot Wheels pictures and hands-on
    Apps

    Apptivity Hot Wheels pictures and hands-on

    By 6 July 2012

    Toy-maker Mattel is set to launch a new iPad accessory that lets you interact with its Hot Wheels Apptivity app with a real Hot Wheels car and, as you might expect, we've already had a play ahead of the UK launch. The idea is that you buy one of four...

  • Pig's eye view: Rovio planning app that sees you play against the Angry Birds
    Gaming

    Pig's eye view: Rovio planning app that sees you play against the Angry Birds

    By 5 July 2012

    Angry Birds makers Rovio is set to release a new game later this year that will see you play from the perspective of the pigs, rather than the Angry Birds, Pocket-lint has learnt. The idea of the new game will see you trying to protect the eggs you've...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Little Fox Music Box review (iPad and iPhone)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Little Fox Music Box review (iPad and iPhone)

    By 5 July 2012

    While your iPad is an excellent source of entertainment for you, don’t forget that it is not always you that needs to be entertained... But enough of the Confucious nonsense, here’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint. Little Fox Music Box Platform iPad...

  • Sky Sports for iPad app adds split-screen tech in time for British Grand Prix
    Apps

    Sky Sports for iPad app adds split-screen tech in time for British Grand Prix

    By 5 July 2012

    Sky has added split-screen viewing to its Sky Sports for iPad application, to allow avid followers of Formula One to watch two different camera viewpoints at the same time. Although it's not the "four-way split" teased to Pocket-lint at Sky's headquarters...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Phoster review (iPad / iPhone / iPod touch)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Phoster review (iPad / iPhone / iPod touch)

    By 3 July 2012

    Photography is almost as popular as gaming as a subject for app developers, and with good reason. The iPad has been a revelation for photographers, amateur and otherwise, showing off their wares and allowing them to manipulate the images in millions of...

  • BabyPing video baby monitor review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    BabyPing video baby monitor review

    By 3 July 2012

    BabyPing is a wireless webcam that allows you to monitor your baby in his or her cot, all from the comfort of your sofa via your iPhone or iPad. The system consists of two parts: a wireless camera that connects to your home network, via Wi-Fi, and a...

  • Navigon iPhone app brings Google Street View into the mix
    Apps

    Navigon iPhone app brings Google Street View into the mix

    By 3 July 2012

    Navigon’s iOS app just got a little bit cooler, thanks to an update that sees Google’s Street View included in the mapping application. Navigon version 2.1 also enables users to block off sections of a map that you don’t wish to travel through,...

  • Yep, these FIFA 13 screens really are from the iOS version
    Gaming

    Yep, these FIFA 13 screens really are from the iOS version

    By 3 July 2012

    FIFA 13 is coming in late September and having played it at E3 in Los Angeles in June we can assure you that the number of tweaks and additions EA Sports has made to the franchise are set to make for the best football game on the planet. However, that...

  • Sky Go iOS and Android apps updated: Now watch TV shows on demand too
    Home Cinema

    Sky Go iOS and Android apps updated: Now watch TV shows on demand too

    By 3 July 2012

    Sky has updated its Sky Go app once again, for both iOS and Android, this time creating an entertainment and TV shows on-demand area within Anytime. It means that Sky customers will now be able to watch a selection of their favourite shows on the go from...

  • Apple Podcast app for iPhone and iPad pictures and hands-on
    Apps

    Apple Podcast app for iPhone and iPad pictures and hands-on

    By 27 June 2012

    Apple has released a dedicated podcast app for its iPhone and iPad users, allowing them to find the latest podcasts quickly without having to worry about diving into iTunes.  The simple to use app like iTunes presents users with Featured, Top charts...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Song Pop review (iPad / iPhone / iPod touch / Android)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Song Pop review (iPad / iPhone / iPod touch / Android)

    By 26 June 2012

    Draw Something has a lot to answer for. Not only do we now find ourselves nudged more often than a builder's arm on mini-skirt Monday, thanks to having grown tired of playing it about a week after we started (something it shares with Tiny Tower, Angry...

  • Anyone for (Stick) Tennis? iOS follow up to Stick Cricket arrives in time for Wimbledon
    Gaming

    Anyone for (Stick) Tennis? iOS follow up to Stick Cricket arrives in time for Wimbledon

    By 26 June 2012

    Stick Sports, the company behind the hugely successful online, iOS and Android game Stick Cricket and iOS favourite Stick Cricket Super Sixes, has released its Stick Tennis follow-up to coincide with the start of Wimbledon. Cunningly simple in concept,...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Magic Town review (iPad)
    Apps

    APP OF THE DAY: Magic Town review (iPad)

    By 22 June 2012

    Today’s App of the Day launched in a much more soft affair a few weeks back as a web application and, as we said at the time when we interviewed the man behind it, the test will be when it finally comes to iPad. Well, that day has arrived. Magic Town...

  • AmpliTube signs deal with Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash for new app
    Apps

    AmpliTube signs deal with Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash for new app

    By 22 June 2012

    A new version of a favourite app has arrived on the iOS platform that will help turn your amateur guitar strumming into full rock star status, possible upsetting the neighbours along the way. The AmpliTube Slash app is packed full with Stoke-on-Trent’s...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Virtua Tennis Challenge review (iPad / iPhone)
    Gaming

    APP OF THE DAY: Virtua Tennis Challenge review (iPad / iPhone)

    By 19 June 2012

    If you are reading this with a sense of nostalgia then you no doubt owned a Sega Dreamcast and remember the halcyons days of the previous generation of console gaming. Still, rather than reminisce about gaming days gone by, you should relish the fact...

  • Flipboard to integrate Google+ streams into its feed
    Apps

    Flipboard to integrate Google+ streams into its feed

    By 19 June 2012

    Google+ streams will soon be able to be read on the social networking aggregation app, Flipboard, after Bradley Horowitz, Google’s vice-president of product management, announced the partnership at the Le Web event in London. The partnership will see...

  • Draw Something to be made into TV game show
    Apps

    Draw Something to be made into TV game show

    By 18 June 2012

    Draw Something is coming to the small screen after a deal to make it into a television games show was finalised. The format will see both celebrities and members of the public try to guess each other’s virtual drawings in front of a live audience. Though...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Monsters Ate My Condo review (iPhone / iPad / Android)
    Gaming

    APP OF THE DAY: Monsters Ate My Condo review (iPhone / iPad / Android)

    By 14 June 2012

    You can probably tell by the name of this game alone that it's as crazy as it sounds. Created by the same developers as Flick Football on behalf of Adult Swim, the game is best described as a crazy Japanese version of Jenga, but that doesn’t even begin...