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Podcasts for iOS Receives Support for Pull-To-Refresh Subscriptions

Podcasts

Apple has rolled out an update to its Podcasts app for iOS, bringing it to version 2.0.1. The latest version includes a slew of enhancements that makes it a more efficient app. First up, the revamp brings support for pull to refresh functionality. You no longer find a refresh button to refresh subscriptions in the My Podcasts section. Once you upgrade the app to the latest version, you can just pull to refresh subscriptions in the section. This functionality works…
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Google+ for iOS Receives Support for Full-Resolution Media Backup

Google+

Google has recently launched a significant revamp to its Google+ app for iOS with few notable tweaks. First up, the update brings the support to backup high-resolution videos and images (without having to compress) from the iOS device to your Google+ profile. But this feature is only available for iOS 7 devices, for which the app has been modernized. Moreover, there’s also a new Locations view, where users can share their locations and view where their friends are. You can…
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Tumblr Overhauls Its iOS App with New Design and Features

Tumblr

Yahoo-acquired Tumblr has launched an update to its iOS app, giving the app a visual overhaul and adding a load of new features. The company has completely redesigned the app for both iPhone and iPad. It’s now pretty faster and features an elegant new look and feel in line with the visual of iOS 7. Now the app’s dashboard, which lets users to view their desired Tumblr blogs and edit and post to their own blogs, has been overhauled with…
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The Photography App, Aperture Receives an Update On Mac

Aperture

Aperture, the professional photography app from Apple, has been revamped to version 3.5.1 with a couple of improvements and bug fixes on Mac. For those who are not familiar with the app: Aperture is an advanced photo tool, which has also been made compatible with Retina display on the recently launched MacBook Pro. It consists of several cutting-edge adjustments tools to beautify your photos. You can also share your creations directly to the social sites like Flickr, Facebook, and SmugMug….
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BBC Weather App Receives Support for iPad

BBC Weather

BBC Weather app for iOS has received its first update, which brings iPad support coupled with a bunch of additional features. BBC Weather app was launched on iOS earlier this year. It consists of a simple interface that allows users to receive accurate weather forecast anytime, anywhere. You can also view hourly forecast and a day overview with pollution information and perfect sunset and sunrise times. Though previously compatible with iPhone and iPod touch, the app is now completely optimized…
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Pocket v5.0 Lands On iOS

Pocket

Pocket has just revealed a new version of its Read-it-Later app for iOS. The revamped version includes a new streamlined navigation and a Highlights section among other significant features. The app brings a new Highlights section, which uses the app’s insights to present the best and the most relevant data that’s already available in your archive. This section is split into unique categories like Quick Reads, Trending, Best of, and Long Reads. These filters are added to help you pick…
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Shazam Updates Its iOS Apps with a New News Feed Section

Shazam

The renowned music-tagging service, Shazam (free), and the paid versions Shazam Encore and (Shazam) Red, have received a notable update with a couple of changes and a minor bug fix on iOS. The update replaces ‘Friends’ feed with ‘News’ feed, which presents the information based on what you or your buddies have been ‘Shazaming’. In specific, this News feed section provides you the info depending up on the artists you have been tagging. You can now effortlessly know what your…
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Apple Updates iLife Apps for iOS and Mac

iPhoto

At the event held recently in San Francisco, Apple has unleashed an update to its iLife apps with a load of new features. The company has also ensured that people will be able to download iLife apps for free with purchase of any iOS/Mac device. All the 3 iLife apps, iPhoto, iMovie and GarageBand have been redesigned for both OSX Mavericks and iOS 7, bringing the most helpful 64-bit support for faster performance and smoother integration with iCloud. According to…
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NDTV Updates Its iOS App with iOS 7-Inspired Design

NDTV

NDTV’s iOS app has recently been updated to version 5.0. This latest version brings a ton of new features, including a brand-new design optimized for Apple’s iOS 7 OS. As aforementioned, the app has been completely redesigned for iOS 7, which includes all-new design elements. The app sports a cool user interface featuring flat white and red colored UI elements and a fuss-free experience, along with the design language of iOS 7. The app now allows you swipe to the…
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Kindle for iOS Overcomes Apple Restrictions with ‘Free Sample Search’ Feature

Kindle

Amazon has launched a new version of its iOS Kindle app. It is packed with plenty of new features, including the ability to search its inventory of books online. As specified before, users are allowed to search for Amazon’s online archive of books through ‘free sample search’ that is available within the app. You can even download a sample from this section and read it to your heart’s content. If you are done with the sample section, you are presented…
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