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This iOS remote app for Roku's Netflix and Amazon media player gains a bunch of new features and integration, from an Instant Replay button to on-device Netflix queue browsing and full keyboard support.
The demand for Skyfire Labs'' Flash-playing mobile Web browser for iOS has exceeded the company's projections, forcing it to temporarily stop selling the app while it increases its server capacity.
Skyfire Labs's Skyfire Web Browser is a mobile browser for iOS that uses server-side technology to display Flash videos from the Web on your iOS device.
Japanese retail company, Muji, has released three new productivity apps for the iPad: Muji Calendar, a scheduler app; Muji Notebook, a notebook app; and Muji to Go, a travel assistance app.
Two 37signals employees have put together a simple, free Web app that turns your iPad into a virtual chalkboard and can be used even when offline.
Cause Technology's Code Clock works like a typical alarm app, but rather than providing a merciful "off" or "snooze" button, the app forces you to enter a four or eight digit code in order to deactivate the alarm -- hopefully waking you up enough to start your day and not roll back into bed.
Remote HD from Applied Dynamic lets iPhone, iPod touch and iPad be used as a remote control for Macs, PCs and first-generation Apple TVs. An update brings improved graphics and new features.
A bug with the Clock app's alarms robbed some Americans of an hour of sleep, and gave some in the U.K. one hour too many.
Conflict is an inevitable part of life, whether it's Steve Jobs versus Steve Ballmer; military conflict on a large scale; or even conflict over what apps get to stay in the App Store.
Microsoft has posted a Beta version of its promised Windows Phone 7 Connector for Mac, a utility that lets you sync your music, videos, photos and podcasts from iTunes and iPhoto to your Windows Phone 7 device.
Developers big and small contacted Macworld with plans to get their products ready for the Mac App Store. Here are just a few of the ones who have announced participation so far.
The Consumer Reports Mobile Shopper gives you access to Consumer Reports’ ratings, recommendations, brand reliability and buying advice on thousands of products—ßand all you need to do is scan a product’s bar code to get the low down.
Prosoft Engineering has upgraded its Data Rescue 3 data recovery software to run natively as a 64-bit application on Snow Leopard.
Objective Development has released an update to Little Snitch, adding new domain rules, a redesigned connection alert window, and numerous bug fixes and improvements.
TalkAide lets you record both audio and video Skype calls so you can easily review and archive business conferences and discussions.