Digg, Instapaper, The New York Times Updated With Support for the Apple Watch

With reports coming in that the Apple Watch could be shipping ahead of  the scheduled 24 April launch day, developers are scrambling to get their apps ready for Apple’s new wearable. An untold number of apps have been updated over the past few weeks, including Digg, The New York Times Cooking app, and Instapaper. To start with, Instapaper has… Read More »

Poll: Do You Have a Folder on Your iPad or iPhone for Useless But Unremovable Apple Apps? What is it Called?

If you own an iDevice then you’ve probably noticed that Apple has been stuffing its mobile devices with more and more bloatware: apps which you don’t need and cannot remove. I’ve certainly noticed the problem on my new iPad; in fact, I have a screen-full of apps which I mostly don’t use: To be fair, I… Read More »

Apple Once Again Fighting With Antitrust Monitor

Apple’s on-again, off-again relationship with its court appointed antitrust monitor is off again. Appointed by Judge Denise Cote to oversee Apple’s compliance with the 2013 antitrust settlement agreement between it and the DOJ, Michael Bromwich reported to the judge this week that Apple continued to block his requests to interview employees and had “inappropriately attempted” to narrow other oversight. According… Read More »

Tumblr for iOS v4.0 Adds Filtered Search, a New Widget, and Better Blogging Tools

Tumblr rolled out a major update for its iPad and iPhone app yesterday, adding a whole slew of features. First and foremost, you can now filter posts by format while searching. Do you know that you’re looking for a photo, and not text? They’ll just show you photos. Just looking for chats? Sure, you can do that, too…. Read More »