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  • Do we really need mobile Anti-virus ? AVG for WP7 released

    Desktop anti-virus is an absolute necessity, with an unprotected machine online lasting only a few minutes before becoming infected. So how about our data-powered mobile devices of today, do they too need AV protection ? Today arrives a Windows Phone application from security company AVG, it serves two main...
  • TrafficMate WP7 app uses live data. GPS just got smarter.

    Recent Australian Bureau of Statistics research showed that 750,000 people in Queensland travelled to work by car, motorbikes or even scooters. It’s not surprising that congestion and traffic delays are an ever increasing frustration. Ezi Data Solutions have created a Windows Phone app called TrafficMate. This app uses up-to-the-minute...
  • TransHub taps Gov data to minimise multi-mode commute times

    TransHub is a Windows Phone application looking to solve traffic congestion issues in your city. TransHub can instantly recommend the fastest routes to your desired location across multiple transit methods. Soul Solutions created the TransHub application, using NSW government transport data for Sydney to deliver timetabled information, on-demand journey...
  • Skype for the iPad released..did u get it before it was pulled ?

    Update: 11:18PM – Skype is now back in the App Store, not sure what they could have fixed in that short window. Most likely a show stopper bug they had to fix before it was released to the masses. Apparently someone over Skype hit the go button before it...
  • WP7 finally gets a good Australian TV Guide app – QTV

    While Microsoft may have 11,500 apps, one of the stark differences WP7 and iOS is the ability to find apps for the common experiences we expect. Competition in this space is very limited, so its great to see TV buffs finally get a great TV Guide app for WP7...
  • Twitter for iPhone gets Promoted to 3.3

    In a brand new update to the Twitter application for iPhone, a bunch of new changes have arrived. Probably the most important is the addition of ‘Promoted’ tweets. Previously these were displayed on twitter.com and desktop clients like TweetDeck, but this is the first time the mobile client supports...
  • Flickr for WP7 now available [photos]

    While have been 3rd party Flickr apps on the Windows Phone 7 Marketplace for a couple of months now, the official Flickr app is now available. So question is, was it worth the wait ? The Flickr app is indeed a very polished experience, taking full advantage of the...
  • iPhone Push Notifications get further testing – AOL AIM

    Just in.. Apple are doing further testing of their Push Notification service. This is the 2nd developer preview of an app that does this. This time round it’s AOL AIM app. Updates...
  • eBay desktop app built on AIR

    I personally am not a heavy user of eBay, but I know many of you are. I strongly recommend you download and install this desktop application for eBay. It’s yet another (seems to be a lot lately) application built using Adobe’s .AIR technology. It brings all of the functionality...
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