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Is this the first “official band app” for Apple TV?

Androgynous English rockers Placebo have just claimed the honor of being the first “artist” Apple TV app with their new release Monday afternoon. The app also claims to bring a more immersive experience for Placebo fans while they get to remain ensconced in their couches. Ultimatly, the app lets you watch Placebo music videos, live […]

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Does Apple Watch really need a ‘killer app’?

Apple Watch is missing a “killer app.” At least that’s what some say. Apple’s first wearable has been selling well, but its inability to convince everyone they need a smartwatch since it went on sale in late April is being blamed on its lack of stellar software by some analysts. But are they right? Does Apple Watch really […]

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Microsoft crosses ‘buy hot productivity app’ off its Wunderlist

Microsoft’s devouring of our favorite mobile apps continues today with the acquisition of 6Wunderkinder, makers of popular task management app Wunderlist. The buyout, which comes just four months after Microsoft acquired Sunrise, will help the software continue its mission to reinvent productivity in a…Read more ›

CollegeHumor explains the $10k Apple Watch’s ‘killer app’

As soon as Tim Cook announced that the Apple Watch Edition starts at $ 10,000, you could practically hear the scratch of jokes being written. This one, by YouTube’s CollegeHumor channel, is among the best so far: describing the “groundbreaking” feature…Read more ›

Google just bought the entire .app web domain for $25 million

Fancy a .app web address? You’re going to be buying it from Google. The search giant has splashed out just over $ 25 million on the entire .app web domain, which is around $ 19 million more than any other company has paid…Read more ›

Apple didgeridon’t own the term ‘App Store’ in Australia

In some bad news for Apple, Australia’s Federal Court has rejected an appeal by the company to trademark the term “App Store.” In a ruling made Wednesday, judge Justice Yates dismissed Apple’s case and ordered it to pay the court costs…Read more ›

Apple didgeridon’t own the term ‘App Store’ in Australia

In some bad news for Apple, Australia’s Federal Court has rejected an appeal by the company to trademark the term “App Store.” In a ruling made Wednesday, judge Justice Yates dismissed Apple’s case and ordered it to pay the court costs…Read more ›

Travel planner Kayak Pro goes free as Apple’s ‘App of the Week’

With summer coming up, it’s the perfect time to start planning your vacation. As a result it’s also the perfect time to download Kayak Pro, the smart hotel, flight, and car search and booking app. The iOS app makes everything…Read more ›

Instapaper’s new highlights feature revitalizes the app. Here’s how to make the most of it

Instapaper v5.2 adds familiar yellow-marker highlights to your saved articles. This doesn’t sound like much, but it will change how you use the read-later service. Instapaper is the O.G read-it-later app, letting you save those longer articles you find on…Read more ›

Asphalt 8: Airborne Now Free As App Store’s ‘App Of The Week’

Asphalt 8: Airborne, the latest high-octane racing game from Gameloft, is now free for a limited time as part of Apple’s App of the Week promotion. The discount comes less than two months after the game made its App Store debut,…Read more ›

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