iOS

App installs are declining, but that’s a good thing

Smartphone traffic may have doubled between 2014 and 2016, but the latest study from Adobe suggests that app installs and repeat usage is on the decline. Reviewing the number of downloads between 2014 and 2016, Adobe found the number of installs has dropped by 5% in Europe. Taking this data, the Adobe Insight Study has … [Read more...]

Is Super Mario Run a runaway success with 40 million downloads?

TechCrunch on the release of Super Mario Run for iOS last week: Nintendo has confirmed what we all knew was likely – Super Mario Run got a lot of downloads at launch. The company says that the app was downloaded over 40 million times during its first four days on the App Store, which breaks records for Apple’s mobile … [Read more...]

Hey music lovers, you need to check out Record Bird

How often do you hear your friends say “Oh! I didn’t know they were still making music!” when you tell them so-and-so just released a new song/album. Of course, it’s entirely possible you’re that friend. Either way, I found an app that will solve your lack of musical release awareness. It’s called: Record Bird. Record … [Read more...]

Don’t assume apps are safe: why app security is becoming crucial

As the app world continues to grow and become a more complex beast, the threat of attacks from cyber criminals naturally becomes more acute. Indeed, while it was once assumed that mobile apps were less of a target than insecure websites, it's now clear that isn't the case. Take, for example, the recent CallJam case. Back … [Read more...]

This hidden iOS 10 feature will make you jump for joy

We all get tons of notifications on our iPhones--it's just inevitable as you install more apps and/or if you are just super popular. And most of the time you glance at the notification and then it just sits in notification purgatory along with perhaps days and days of other old notifications. It used to be you had to … [Read more...]

The best iOS email app just came to the iPad and it’s wonderful

Back in May I downloaded a new email app made by productivity software company, EasilyDo. I didn't know what to expect necessarily, but the reviews I had read thus far had been very positive. I had downloaded new email apps in the past, using them for a while, only to find myself back to using Apple Mail not too long … [Read more...]

What’s the best WordPress publishing app?

So you run a site using WordPress and you want to write content on-the-go with your iPad or iPhone, but what's the best app to use to publish? Sure there is the standard WordPress for iOS app and there are others such as Blogo, but lately I've found the best solution to be an app called Ulysses. Ulysses isn't only … [Read more...]

Have the ultimate brainstorming session with Cronycle

Most, if not all, people these days spend a huge amount of their time on their smartphones doing everything from communicating, playing games, scrolling through social networks, discovering new information and collaborating on projects. As a writer, it’s important for me to keep up-to-date on trending topics in the tech … [Read more...]

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