The third installment of Apple’s favorite game for showing of iPad graphics just got a huge update that features a brand new storyline with three new quests. Plus, the game is on sale for half off through Christmas for those who have not already been immersed in Infinity Blade III. Be warned, however. Based on user comments, there may be a bug when updating that deletes your saved game and items.
In 2010, an adorable little green alien won the hearts of casual gamers when he landed in our world, looking for delicious treats. Cut the Rope was hugely successful and spawned a number of related physics-based puzzle games. Today, the company announced that the sequel to the hit staring Om Nom is finally available in the App Store.
How much more interactive can Apple’s Flyover feature get? We may find out sooner than later. A recent publication from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) shows that the iPad maker is working on layering software to make their Maps app more interactive.
When I was a kid, I loved building a fort out of blankets and couch cushions. Then, I’d grab my collection of Richard Scarry’s Busytown books and hide out in my secret reading room until my mom had to drag me to bed. The intricate artwork that Scarry added to every page kept me glued to my books for hours. I could reread a book 10 times and see something new every time.
The app development company that brought us the interactive Peanut’s Gang holiday favorites, Loud Crow, has just announced that Richard Scarry’s Busytown Mysteries is now available in the App Store.
Even though there’s a nip in the air and the stores are out-of-control busy, there’s something about this time of year that inspires us to help others in need. One of my favorite Google initiatives is ‘One Today’, which showcases a different charity each day and allows you to learn about their mission and to contribute to their cause. While I think it’s nice to get out and actually make a difference in person, charities also play a very important role in making a positive difference in the lives of those in need.
We used our PadGadget Apps Tracker to find these great deals and we’ll continue to look for the best app deals as they pop-up. Some of these apps are up to 86% off so be sure to check them out because they are on sale for a limited time.
Nintendo has been notoriously absent from the App Store in terms of games. The world is collectively frothing at the mouth for an official Mario Bros. or Pokemon title they can sink their money into. The game company’s execs have made a point to exclude their most popular titles from mobile gaming. They seem to have a strategy, although it is hard to figure out what that is.
Walt Mossberg Names Apple iPhone and iPad among 12 Most Influential Tech Products of the Last 20 Years
Tech writer Walt Mossberg will soon be retiring from the Wall Street Journal. His last tech column was just published online and it is a top list of personal-technology products that Mossberg considers to be the most influential from the past two decades. Not surprisingly, the iPhone and iPad are among the list of products. Interestingly, Mossberg listed five Apple products out of 12 total as being the most influential of the past 20 years.
Dec. 20 is the new Black Friday. My email inbox has been bombarded with “Last Chance” shipping sales. Although the Friday after Thanksgiving is traditionally the biggest shopping day of the season, this year retailers are making one last big push to get out of the red. Below is a list of last minute deals on Apple’s iPad, iPad Air, and iPad mini at various locations.
At this point in the holiday season, most people have either already finished their Christmas shopping, are waiting until the last minute because the thrive on chaos, or have already ordered gifts online and are waiting anxiously for them to arrive. If you are in the last category, you can keep track of all of your packages with Slice. Today, the company announced that the app has been completely redesigned and updated to fit the iPad screen.