App Store

  • How iTunes has changed music and the world forever

    On the 28th of April 2003, iTunes was opened and the world was forever changed. It has redefined how people buy music and the way not only music, but all digital media is consumed. In the early 2000’s the music industry was in complete and utter fear of online...
  • iOS App price drop, music and hardware to follow ?

    Today Apple made an important adjustment to the price of iOS apps in the App Store. The cheapest apps that typically go for US$0.99 have translated to A$1.19 since the App Store launched three years ago. The new price lowest price for apps is $0.99, equalling that of the...
  • Samsung SMART TV’s, claims world-first HDTV app store

    Today Samsung announced a brand new line-up of HDTV’s in Australia. Branded as SMART TV’s, this generation come equipped with what Samsung say is the worlds-first HDTV app store. Obviously it’s completely unlike an electronics manufacturer to get a little creative with the truth to sell products, but the...
  • Apple's App Store launches with 1000+ apps

    You can’t fight success. Apple made the App Store famous on iOS and now that success is coming to MacOS. The MacOS App Store is a dedicated application and works essentially the same as what we’ve come to expect. The only real difference between the two app stores is...
  • iPad App Store pushed internationally

    Great news early iPad owners, you can now sign in and download apps using your regular (country of residence) iTunes account. Apple have lifted the restriction that required you to have a US account before using the App Store on the iPad. Those selling US iTunes gift cards on...
  • 7 A-list apps that are not on the iPad

    The iPad may be here, but not all the apps are. After having an iPad for over a month, I’m incredibly surprised at the amount of high profile web-orientated companies that don’t yet have iPad applications. Apple has now sold over a million iPads and with an international launch...
  • iPad compliant apps start hitting the App Store

    We knew the months between the iPad announcement and its release date would see developers hard at work making sure they had an iPad formatted application ready for launch. The first round of applications that are compatible with the iPad and iPhone are starting to reach the App Store....
  • Qik now available for 3GS, only supports Wifi.. for now!

    Update: Jackie Danicki, Marketing director of Qik, says there’s already an update to the Qik app submitted to Apple that would enable live streaming over 3G. That’s great news, Apple better let this one through or the tag #AppleFAIL will become very popular. The smash hit video streaming mobile...