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Sky app updated for iPhone remote control

iPhone 5 Sky has updated its iOS Sky+ app so that an iPhone with it installed can now be used as a remote control (as well as the iPad, which already had this.. more
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BBC iPlayer iOS app updated

iPlayer The Beeb has pushed out an update for its iOS iPlayer app which allows users to download programmes to their iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch. In other words, you’ll be able.. more
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Sky overhauls iPad app

sky-tv Sky has taken the time to brush up its iOS app, adding one major boon for iPad owners – the ability to use their tablet as a fancy remote control for.. more
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Microsoft redesigns SkyDrive

Microsoft has overhauled its SkyDrive cloud storage system, and it has also been busy boasting about Outlook.com user numbers. Outlook.com is the recently launched successor to Hotmail (not that the latter has been abandoned – yet), and now apparently has 10 million users already. But.. more
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Xbox Live app updated for iOS

Microsoft has announced that its My Xbox Live app for the iPhone has been tinkered with and improved, and there’s now a version available for Android smartphones, too. The updated iPhone app lets you find out more about entertainment services on the Xbox, and moreover,.. more
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Yahoo Axis search app revealed

Yahoo has been struggling lately, what with big job cuts, and then the departure of recently appointed CEO Scott Thompson over issues with a “mistake” on his biography detailing his qualifications. The company has re-organised though, and has plans to move forward, one of which.. more
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Facebook introduces App Centre

Facebook is preparing to roll out a new app store, which should be live for its 900 million plus user base within the next few weeks or so. The App Centre is billed as a new place to find social apps drawn from the web,.. more
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O2 launches TU Me iPhone app

Telefonica, the parent company of O2, has announced the global launch of a new app which facilitates free calls and texts for iPhone owners. TU Me is initially being released on iOS, but will also be coming to the Android platform before too long. The.. more
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Microsoft tightens app policy on WP Marketplace

Microsoft is tightening up its policy regarding apps which feature adult or “racy” content on the Windows Phone Marketplace. Taking a leaf out of Apple’s book, a firm which employs a heavy hand when it comes to adult material entering its app ecosystem, Microsoft has.. more
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Spotify now on the iPad

Streaming music service Spotify now has an iPad app specifically designed to work on the tablet. Previously, there was nothing stopping iPadders from using the iPhone version, but it didn’t look so great when inflated from the small screen to a 10 inch display –.. more
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