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Henge Gravitas iPad and iPhone dock review

Tired of undocking your iOS device only to find that it hasn’t undocked and that you’ve got to stop everything and use two hands to pry the device from the dock? I’ve got just the dock for you. The Gravitas iPad and iPhone dock from Henge ($69) is colossal. Not in terms of it’s footprint on your desk, but it …

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Find the perfect date with these 10 Tinder alternatives

Everyone knows about Tinder by now, but it’s not the only game in town—not by a long shot. Whether you’re looking for some Tinder alternatives or are simply curious as to what other dating apps are out there, you’ve come to the right place. It wasn’t all that long ago that finding a date online was considered dorky. There was a …

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The 10 best new news apps for iPhone

2010 called, it wants it’s news app back. If you love to keep up with the latest news as well as your favorite interests but keep using the same few news apps year-in-and-year-out, it’s time to see what else is out there. Don’t get me wrong: I love my Flipboard, Digg Reader, Feedly, Pocket, Instapaper and Circa apps as much as the next …

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Logitech Case [+] review: the last iPhone case you’ll ever need?

Fact: iPhones look and feel infinitely cooler without a cases. Fact: iPhones are too expensive for most people to just replace on a whim once broken. Conclusion: using a case for your iPhone is smart (if not slightly angering to Apple designer Jony Ive whose handy work you would be covering up). And if you have to use a case and …

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Ztylus iPhone camera case and Revolver Lens Kit review

I dream of a day when my iPhone will be able to replace my DSLR. Yes, that day is probably many, many years off, but until then I’ve got some fun accessories I can play around with for better iPhone pics. One such item is the Ztylus iPhone camera case and accompanying revolver lens attachment ($99.95 for the combo). This …

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Dark Sky: an iPhone weather app you’ll want to use (review)

I’m a sucker for a great weather app which is why I’m glad I downloaded Dark Sky ($4). It’s unlike any other weather app on my iPhone. In fact, the default screen looks nothing like what I’ve come to expect from weather apps, which I really like. Hyperlocal weather forecasts This is a hyperlocal app. This means that it uses …

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Vhoto: a must-have photo/video app for more spontaneous moments

I recently had one of those ever-rarer experiences of seeing an app in the app store and having to try it immediately. In this case it was an awesome new photo/video app called Vhoto. When I first realized there was an app that lets you “take pictures” from videos I thought to myself, “Wow, that’s brilliant.” In a way, Vhoto acts similar …

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Game of Fame: Sky Gamblers Storm Raiders

A Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders designer shared some behind the scenes information about the development of the game. The first thing that makes Sky Gamblers: Storm Raiders unique is definitely the attention to detail. We put a disproportionate amount of work in recreating the locations where the action takes place as close as possible to reality. Also all missions are inspired …

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Game of Fame: Galcon Fusion

Phil Hassey created Galcon, a multiplayer arcade real-time strategy game which won an IGF award. Phil is one of the current organizers of the Ludum Dare game jam community. Most recently he launched his game Dynamite Jack on Steam and the iOS App Store. Here, he shares some behind the scenes information about the development of Galcon! Galcon was inspired …

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Game of Fame: Cut the Rope

If you’re an iOS gamer, chances are you’ve played Cut the Rope (or seen and heard a lot about it at the very least). I know I have personally enjoyed playing Cut the Rope because it’s the type of game that you can play when you just need to kill a few minutes waiting for something (or you can play …

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Game of Fame: Galaxy on Fire 2 (Pics)

When it comes to iOS gaming, few games garner as much love from fans or are produced with such high quality/standards as the Galaxy on Fire series. The scope of the game is incredible, the graphics are tasty and the story is expansive. As it turns out, Michael Schade, the CEO and Co-Founder of Fishlabs Entertainment (the company behind GOF2), is …

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Game of Fame: EPOCH

In this exciting edition of Game of Fame, DailyTekk gets the skinny on EPOCH, the popular touch-screen FPS game developed by a small group of talented game designers from Australia. Ed Orman, who has been developing games for 15 years, breaks down how EPOCH came into being. Whether you are a mobile game lover or an aspiring game developer, you’re …

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Apple Should Charge More for the iPhone, Not Less

Reports are surfacing today that Apple is considering a “low-cost” iPhone option for overseas markets like China (via DigiTimes and WSJ). Obviously, this is aimed at making more money by selling more iPhones in places where paying American-style prices for a smartphone just isn’t feasible for a large chunk of the population. I have a different idea: Apple should make …

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2013 ROG Awards: 5 Mainstay iOS Apps

I’m starting a new tradition this year called the ROG awards. ROG stands for Rock of Gibraltar and in this context it applies to the 5 rocksteady apps that make my iOS devices worth using. I go through a lot of apps on both my iPhone and iPad. It’s perfectly logical… I do write a tech blog for crying out …

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Giveaway: 3 Free Copies of Interface 2 iOS Mockup App

Attention iOS app developers, designers and managers! We’re partnering with Less Code to giveaway 3 copies of their amazing, and freshly unveiled, Interface 2 iOS mockup app for iPhone an iPad. Interface 2 lets you create mockups using native iOS widgets and follows Apple’s own guidelines to help you achieve pixel perfection. Use special editors such as Subview Editing and …

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100 Tools to Develop the Next Killer iOS or Android App

This post is #11 in DailyTekk’s famous Top 100 series which explores the best startups, gadgets, apps, websites and services in a given category. Total items listed: 113. Time to compile: 6+ hours. Follow @DailyTekk on Twitter to make sure you don’t miss a week! There’s quite a list of people who are interested in creating iPhone/iPad and Android apps these days. Big publishers, indie …

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Use Tech to Get Organized: The 100 Best Tools, Websites, Apps and More

This post is #3 in DailyTekk’s famous Top 100 series which explores the best startups, gadgets, apps, websites and services in a given category. Total items listed: 100. Time to compile: 8+ hours. Follow @DailyTekk on Twitter to make sure you don’t miss a week! As an IT Director, I can personally appreciate how hard it can be to stay organized in today’s world. …

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10+ Ways to Charge Multiple iPads, iPhones and iPods at Once

By now, many Apple fans have accumulated a nice collection of iOS devices and companies out there are realizing that people need to charge multiple iPads/iPhones/iPods at once in an easy, uncluttered and efficient manner–hence this list. Actually, I’ve included a variety of solutions. Some for home users and others for corporate or educational campuses. For instance, many university classrooms …

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Useful Startups: Appafolio, The Best iPhone App Creator I Have Ever Seen

These days there are many different ways to build an iPhone app for people that don’t know how to code (if you’re interested in learning how to code, check out a recent article I wrote called 7 Easy Ways to Learn Coding and Computer Science for Free). Among the entrants are Sweb Apps, Cabana, Kanchoo and AppBreeder. While I’m sure these …

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