XKit, The Tumblr Client For Power Users, Arrives On iOS

xkit A well-liked Tumblr extension called XKit, which adds more functionality to the social blogging service, has just made its way to mobile, in the form of a paid iOS app. Though there have been some reports of flattening Tumblr traffic following its acquisition by Yahoo, the platform today hosts close to 200 million blogs, which are updated over 94 million times per day. Among these bloggers is… Read More


Sharalike Automatically Turns Photos & Videos Into Shareable Slideshows

Sharalike, a new application that lets you create video slideshows similar to Facebook’s recently popular “Lookback” videos, is now launching into beta. The company’s technology takes your own photos and videos and automatically sorts them into animated, HTML slideshows in just a matter of seconds. Users only have to point the app to the media they want to include, then… Read More


Chippy Is A Fish & Chip Shop Simulator For iOS That Puts The Fun Into Deep-Fat Frying

ChippyHeaderSimulation video games are often purposefully, gloriously mundane. But they can also make the quotidian highly entertaining. And that’s certainly true of this U.K.-made example of the genre. Meet: Chippy, a fish & chip shop simulator game for iOS that’s plenty of fun to play — partly because its subject matter is so spectacularly mundane (frying fish and chips), but also because it turns that mundane task into an addictive game of time management.


Synology launches DiskStation DS413j NAS server for your own private cloud

If you like your data local, but crave remote access, you’ve now got options like Synology’s new DiskStation DS413j — a network-attached storage (NAS) server for your own private cloud. The feature-packed box has four drive bays for a total of 16TB …


Autonomous Wave Glider bot launched to track sharks, beam real-time data to your iPhone and iPad

When they’re not breaking world records, fuel-hating Wave Glider seabots like to indulge in other hobbies, like shark tracking. One of the vessels has just been launched off the coast near San Francisco (vid after the break), adding a mobile worker t…


Gelpme iOS App to Share and Explore Incredible Travel Experiences

Gelpme is a free iOS app, that allows travelers to share and save intimate, personal impressions of places they visit. Designed as a crowdsourced travel service, the app allows users to share experiences with friends and other users, track posts on specific destinations, make comments, browse postings of other travelers, and find new amazing places to visit. Gelpme is about creating a new kind of world map – a map full of emotions and inspiring moments.


Fanhattan updates iOS app with WatchList feature, content from Cinemax, HBO and NBC

Fanhattan’s often being praised for offering a one-stop hub where folks can keep track of all their cherised entertainment shows, which has led it to become a crowd favorite amongst iOS users. Well, today the application’s expanding its TV guide serv…


In Ticketing increases options for venues and promoters, as long as they’re using iOS

Converting a cellphone into a credit card reader is nothing new, but transforming one into a box office for live events could shake things up a bit — or, at least provide a bit of friendly competition for NFC-based alternatives. In Ticketing has jus…