TiPAb Site Update
Oct07

TiPAb Site Update

Recently the Federal Trade Commission decided to begin regulating blogging – bloggers must now disclose whether or not they have received a product they reviewed for free directly from the company; in this case receiving app promo codes. The FTC began this, because for instance […] what some consumers might not know is that many companies pay reviewers for their write-ups […] And this is true even in the iPhone app...

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What’s On? Updated – From Great to Worse
Sep13

What’s On? Updated – From Great to Worse

Update: The ad also seems to appear after about every 10 searches. It has recently come to our attention that NapkingStudio’s What’s On? application has been updated to 2.01 . This version, while it does fix some bugs, it also integrates a fullscreen, 5 second ad upon starting the app. (Note: Others have have stated that there are other areas where this occurs; however, I cannot confirm it.) While the app is free, I have...

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First U.S. Augmented Reality App – Yelp
Aug28

First U.S. Augmented Reality App – Yelp

It seems that Yelp has decided that reality isn’t good enough, so they augmented it. After opening the app, make sure you are on the “Nearby” screen & shake the device three times slowly. (like counting to three). A button in the upper-right-hand corner will appear named “monocle” tap on it and move your the iPhone around to view the labels spinning around you. Realize this only works on the iPhone...

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Shorten a URL on your iPhone With bit.ly Bookmarklet

While you can navigate to the bit.ly website and copy & paste your URL to be shortened, it is the long way of doing it and clunky. Here at The iPhone App Blog, we found it too hard to be constantly attempting to copy and paste all the URLs that we wanted to shorten, so we have found a shortcut for you to create shortened, user-authenticated URLs: 1. First create a bookmark by tapping on the “+” at the bottom of your...

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Daily Burn App – Submitted to Apple for Review
Aug05

Daily Burn App – Submitted to Apple for Review

We have just been notified that the highly anticipated Daily Burn iPhone application has just been sent to Apple for review. A little bit on Daily Burn: Daily Burn is one of the best (actually the best, in my opinion) fitness and nutrition tracking websites. Daily Burn also recently changed their name from Gyminee. So if you heard of Gyminee, then you have “heard” of DailyBurn. Here are some of the anticipated features...

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Fizz Weather – Updated to 1.4!
Jul30

Fizz Weather – Updated to 1.4!

The developers of Fizz Weather (Fizz Software, Ltd.) have updated their app to version 1.4. It seems that they have really improved their interface this version. Most noticeably, there is now a 15-day forecast & graphs can be seen within the Now weather section of the app – very cool! What’s New: New 15 day forecast New 7 day mini-chart including : – Temperature – Precipitation – Rainfall –...

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