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  • The Daily (iPad) hands-on
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    The Daily (iPad) hands-on

    By 2 February 2011

    Costing a mammoth $30 million to set up and launch, and approximately $500,000 per day to run, Rupert Murdoch's latest venture, The Daily, is no mere application. The iPad-only (for now) multimedia news service may not be the most original of concepts,...

  • The Daily to launch on other tablets
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    The Daily to launch on other tablets

    By 2 February 2011

    The Daily will not be an iPad exclusive digital publication forever, Rupert Murdoch confirmed at the launch event in New York. "We've been quite honest with Apple about that," said the News Corp. CEO. "As other tablets get established we will develop...

  • Read all about it: The Daily iPad newspaper on sale now
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    Read all about it: The Daily iPad newspaper on sale now

    By 2 February 2011

    Rupert Murdoch took to the stage at the Guggenheim Museum in New York to officially launch The Daily - the digital iPad newspaper which is a result of a partnership between the Australian's News Corp. and Apple. Murdoch, who would have surely been joined...

  • Apple rejects Sony Reader app
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    Apple rejects Sony Reader app

    By 1 February 2011

    The Sony Reader app has been rejected by the Apple App Store gatekeepers over in Cupertino, according to a report in the New York Times. The reason - that Apple doesn't want developers putting forward apps whereby content can be sold without the transactions...

  • The Daily iPad digital newspaper to launch 2 February
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    The Daily iPad digital newspaper to launch 2 February

    By 28 January 2011

    The joint venture between News Corp and Apple to produce The Daily, it's joint iPad digital newspaper, is now set to launch on the 2 February. This is after a delay rumoured to have been caused by Apple's new iTunes subscription platform. According to...

  • BBC iPlayer apps to land on iPhone and iPad soon
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    BBC iPlayer apps to land on iPhone and iPad soon

    By 27 January 2011

    The BBC iPlayer apps for the iPhone and iPad are "nearing a release" according to a report by Paid Content. The iOS apps, which will replace the browser / video player workaround that is currently in place, will apparently hit the App Store before the...

  • Adobe Photoshop Express 1.5 lands in the App Store
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    Adobe Photoshop Express 1.5 lands in the App Store

    By 25 January 2011

    Adobe has announced the arrival of Photoshop Express 1.5 into the App Store - a dual iPhone and iPad app - that works with iOS 4.2+. The app brings significant improvements to the picture editing application including a new camera workflow that lets you...

  • Best selling iPad apps of all time
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    Best selling iPad apps of all time

    By 24 January 2011

    Apps are big business nowadays. If you need evidence, you only have to look at the fact that Apple recently reached the staggering ten billion app download milestone. We've already taken you through the most downloaded iPhone apps ever, so we figured...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Paper Glider review (iPhone / iPod touch / iPad)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Paper Glider review (iPhone / iPod touch / iPad)

    By 24 January 2011

    It's reassuring to know that, regardless of the influence that American companies have over the UK tech market (Apple, Microsoft, Qualcomm, KFC - it's the only thing that keeps many tech journalists going in the hard times), that the 10 billionth application...

  • Apple reaches 10 billion app download milestone
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    Apple reaches 10 billion app download milestone

    By 22 January 2011

    How popular are Apple iPhone and iPad apps? It's seems 10,000,000,000 times popular after the company announced as we predicted (we were 45 minutes out) that it has shipped it's 10 billionth app on Saturday morning. The news will no likely be welcomed...

  • APP OF THE DAY: Tesco Recipes review (iPad)
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    APP OF THE DAY: Tesco Recipes review (iPad)

    By 20 January 2011

    You know that feeling you get when you go to the supermarket on an empty stomach, and end up buying waaay too much for a general weekly shop? Well, Pocket-lint gets that feeling every time it does its online grocery shopping, and it's even more tempting...

  • Control your Philips TV with free iPhone/iPad remote app
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    Control your Philips TV with free iPhone/iPad remote app

    By 19 January 2011

    Philips has released a free application for iOS devices that works as a universal remote control for its Wi-Fi enabled TVs. The Philips WiFi TV Remote app can hook up to the company's NetTV compatible sets, including the company's 2009 released 8000 and...

  • Playboy iPad app coming soon says Hefner
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    Playboy iPad app coming soon says Hefner

    By 19 January 2011

    Hugh Hefner has announced, via Twitter of course, that he is in the process of creating a Playboy app for the iPad that will allow you to view the current and past issues of the magazine. “Big news! Playboy - both old & new - will be available on iPad...

  • APP OF THE DAY: War in the Pacific review (iPad)
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    APP OF THE DAY: War in the Pacific review (iPad)

    By 17 January 2011

    This isn't the first time that we've featured an app from Gameloft in our App of The Day series, but it is the first time that we've included an app from the French developer that isn't a game. You see Gameloft has branched out with its App Store offerings,...

  • Griffin StompBox and Mic Stand Mount for iPad hands-on
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    Griffin StompBox and Mic Stand Mount for iPad hands-on

    By 17 January 2011

    Designed to work with iShred Live, Griffin's StompBox utilises the iPad and the application to give you a fully functioning, almost limitless electric guitar pedalboards. Instead of having a board of numerous "stompboxes" wired up in a row, you can now...

  • Technicolor says it's found a use for your tablet
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    Technicolor says it's found a use for your tablet

    By 16 January 2011

    Technicolor believes it’s found the answer we’ve all been searching for over the past year, in terms of figuring out what a tablet should be used for in the home. “MediaNavi was developed to bring the real service power of networks to devices such...

  • The Daily iPad newspaper launch delayed
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    The Daily iPad newspaper launch delayed

    By 14 January 2011

    News Corp has confirmed that the planned January release for The Daily, its joint-venture iPad digital newspaper with Apple, has been delayed. There have been reports that the delay could be months, but All Things Digital quote a source who states the...

  • Jobs and Murdoch to unveil The Daily on 19 January
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    Jobs and Murdoch to unveil The Daily on 19 January

    By 11 January 2011

    Extra, extra, read all about it - media moguls team up for digital newspaper assault. That's right people, two of the most successful businessmen in the world, Apple's Steve Jobs and News Corp's Rupert Murdoch, are going to take to the stage at the same...

  • APP OF THE DAY - British Library: Treasures (iOS and Android)
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    APP OF THE DAY - British Library: Treasures (iOS and Android)

    By 10 January 2011

    App of the Day fans, how cruelly life has treated you. Not only was your favourite Pocket-lint feature not present throughout the whole of December, due to the App-vent calendar appearing in its place, it has also had to sit out the first week of January...

  • VLC for iPhone and iPad pulled from the App Store
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    VLC for iPhone and iPad pulled from the App Store

    By 10 January 2011

    The VLC app for the iPhone and the iPad has been removed from the App Store - less than four months after it first went live. The removal is due to an issue arising between the GNU General Public License, which licenses VLC and and the Apple App Store...

  • Griffin Crayola ColorStudio HD iPad hands-on
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    Griffin Crayola ColorStudio HD iPad hands-on

    By 8 January 2011

    The product of a collaboration between accessory manufacturer Griffin and children's art giant Crayola, ColorStudio HD is an iPad app and capacitive touchscreen drawing device that allows kids of all ages to colour scenes and create pictures to their...

  • Boxee for iPad app hands-on
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    Boxee for iPad app hands-on

    By 7 January 2011

    Boxee is working on an iPad app to enhance the current remote app experience and make the iPad more of a companion to your TV viewing; fortunately Boxee has given Pocket-lint a walk-through of the new features we can expect to see when the app goes live. ...

  • Kiddies colour with Crayola on your iPad
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    Kiddies colour with Crayola on your iPad

    By 4 January 2011

    Kids love to colour. It’s a parent’s worst nightmare seeing your darling child take crayons to your favourite gadget, but that doesn’t need to be a worry any more. Crayola has collaborated with Griffin - purveyors of accessories galore - to bring...

  • Best Christmas edition iPhone apps for gamers
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    Best Christmas edition iPhone apps for gamers

    By 25 December 2010

    As far as the entertainment world goes there's a long and rich history of Christmas specials. From Morecambe and Wise to the Office we've always been partial to a festive treat. As casual gaming becomes increasingly prevalent as a form of everyday entertainment...

  • Sky+ iPad app hands-on
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    Sky+ iPad app hands-on

    By 22 December 2010

    Sky has moved to create an interactive digital TV guide out of the iPad, with a new app designed specifically for the Apple tablet that lets you select programmes to record without having to pick up your traditional remote; and yes, moments after it hit...