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App Store Turns 6 Today
This tornado could have implications for the Silicon Valley Internet giant’s mobile push.
Apple - WWDC14- Apps We Can’t Live Without
I never realized just how bad Apple’s Podcasts app was until I started using Castro. The simplicity of this app makes listening to podcast fun again!
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Dark Sky update brings a totally rewritten app with beautiful iOS 7 design. If you live in the south you will need this today!
Summly is reborn as a digital homage to the newspaper
Finally! I can surf the web on my Apple TV. This is something Apple should have done from the start.
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Bloomberg also has plans to integrate new features into the experience that will be first of their kind on the Apple TV. Most notably, the company is planning integration with the existing push notifications it delivers as “tune-in alerts” through its iOS apps. Users will eventually be able to select preferences for notifications right within the Apple TV app that will be displayed on both the TV and mobile devices connected to the same Bloomberg account. The company didn’t say how exactly notifications would work on the TV, or if Apple is involved with the development of the feature. It’s also considering interactive ads. As an example, Okaro described a user pressing a button when viewing an interactive ad to pull up more in-depth product information. Before those features, the company will roll out an update in coming weeks that will enable playlists that sync between Apple TV and its iOS apps.
Creeping ever closer to the future of apps on Apple TV…
$25 Stencil kit is a handy tool for offline iOS design
Apple Launches “12 Days of Gifts" App
From 26 December – 6 January, you can download a gift each day—songs, apps, books, movies, and more—with the 12 Days of Gifts app. Each day’s gift will only be available for 24 hours, so download the free app to make sure you don’t miss out.
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iPad Art - Created with iPad Air and Procreate iPad app
Tumblr has been a bit slow in updating its app for iOS 7, lagging behind both Facebook and Twitter, but a new version released today finally adopts the new aesthetics and animations of Apple’s latest OS. Aside from new visual flourishes and faster performance, Tumblr is also iterating on its native iOS app with some useful new features. First, it will now autocomplete tags for your post after you’ve started typing. With the improved search Tumblr rolled out last month, tagging your content is more important than ever, and the company is trying to make that process quicker on iOS.