Entries in 'apps' (58)

Budget could mean an end for 69p apps, cheap Steam games

Budget could mean an end for 69p apps, cheap Steam games

As well as not ushering in tax breaks, last week’s Budget may have brought with it another bad piece of gaming news.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 24th 2014 at 2:42PM in News
App Store and Google Play games spend overtook portable gaming in 2013

App Store and Google Play games spend overtook portable gaming in 2013

A new report says that games spending on both the iOS App Store and the Google Play Store overtook portable gaming last year.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jan 30th 2014 at 1:29PM in News
Pokemon Bank and Transporter 3DS apps arrive this month

Pokemon Bank and Transporter 3DS apps arrive this month

The Pokemon Bank and Pokemon Transporter apps will arrive on 3DS later this month, Nintendo has announced.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 18th 2013 at 7:12PM in News
PS4 gets 10 launch apps in UK

PS4 gets 10 launch apps in UK

There will be a total of ten apps available on PS4 in the UK when the machine launches.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 26th 2013 at 2:48PM in News

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Sony names apps available for US PS4 launch

Sony names apps available for US PS4 launch

Sony has announced which digital entertainment apps will be available when the PlayStation 4 launches in America.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Nov 8th 2013 at 11:52AM in News
13 apps ready for Xbox One UK launch window

13 apps ready for Xbox One UK launch window

Microsoft has outlined what apps will be offered to Xbox One owners between launch and spring 2014.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 8th 2013 at 11:09AM in News
Endemol moving into app publishing

Endemol moving into app publishing

Endemol, the UK production company behind Deal or No Deal and Big Brother, is expanding to app publishing.

Aaron Lee
by Aaron Lee
on Oct 22nd 2013 at 12:02PM in News
Watch Dogs app H_ide arrives on iOS and Android

Watch Dogs app H_ide arrives on iOS and Android

Ubisoft has released a Watch Dogs spin-off app that’s available now on iOS and Android.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 21st 2013 at 1:38PM in News

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iOS App Store turns five, hit games go free to celebrate

iOS App Store turns five, hit games go free to celebrate

Infinity Blade II and Tiny Wings are just some of the games you can download for free today as part of the iOS App Store's 5th birthday celebrations.

James Batchelor
by James Batchelor
on Jul 8th 2013 at 10:57AM in News
Wii U Miiverse smartphone integration expected by May

Wii U Miiverse smartphone integration expected by May

Nintendo’s Miiverse web and smartphone app for Wii U is inching closer to arrival.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Mar 29th 2013 at 7:35AM in News
New Xbox Live entertainment apps launch

New Xbox Live entertainment apps launch

Xbox Live has added several new offerings to its budding entertainment app section.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Dec 21st 2012 at 7:17AM in News
43 new apps flood Xbox 360

43 new apps flood Xbox 360

Microsoft has announced the release of 43 apps for Xbox 360 spread across various regions between now and spring 2013.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 11th 2012 at 10:22AM in News

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'Memory' trademark dispute leaves iOS devs in name dilemma

'Memory' trademark dispute leaves iOS devs in name dilemma

A request from German company Ravensburger could lead to the renaming of dozens of apps on the Apple App Store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 14th 2012 at 2:55PM in News
Wall Street Journal, other non-gaming apps hit Xbox Live

Wall Street Journal, other non-gaming apps hit Xbox Live

A trio of new apps unaffiliated with gaming have arrived for Xbox Live Gold subs.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Nov 1st 2012 at 12:03PM in News
Google Store finally matches up to Apple App Store

Google Store finally matches up to Apple App Store

One of Apple’s key smartphone marketing advantages has neutralised.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 31st 2012 at 1:42PM in News
NBA Game Time app brings live games to Xbox 360

NBA Game Time app brings live games to Xbox 360

Live NBA games are heading to the 360 via Xbox Live’s new NBA Game Time app.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Oct 23rd 2012 at 3:59PM in News

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Facebook and Twitter apps pulled from Xbox Live

Facebook and Twitter apps pulled from Xbox Live

Microsoft has removed the dedicated Facebook and Twitter apps from the Xbox 360 marketplace.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 19th 2012 at 3:26PM in News
Mike Hayes joins new entertainment and media business Caperfly

Mike Hayes joins new entertainment and media business Caperfly

Digital entertainment and media app upstart Caperfly has revealed former Sega West president Mike Hayes as its new non-executive director.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 30th 2012 at 9:28AM in News
Rock Band iOS apps to be delisted next week

Rock Band iOS apps to be delisted next week

EA has announced it will be discontinuing downloads of all Rock Band iOS apps at the end of the month.

Erik Johnson
by Erik Johnson
on Jul 25th 2012 at 6:58AM in News
Facebook App Centre launches in UK

Facebook App Centre launches in UK

The age of buying apps within an app is upon us.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 6th 2012 at 1:36PM in News
Xbox Live apps free for four days

Xbox Live apps free for four days

Microsoft is letting Xbox 360 owners access entertainment apps such as Netflix for free from April 20th until April 23rd.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 18th 2012 at 10:14AM in News
Apple App Store passes 25bn downloads

Apple App Store passes 25bn downloads

At some point in the early hours of Sunday morning the 25 billionth app was downloaded from the Apple App Store.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Mar 5th 2012 at 8:43AM in News
EA claims app store success

EA claims app store success

Games publisher EA says it has seven games on Apple's top 25 paid and top 25 free most downloaded app charts.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Feb 23rd 2012 at 10:35AM in News
Facebook and Twitter apps ready for Vita launch

Facebook and Twitter apps ready for Vita launch

Sony has announced that Twitter, Facebook and Flickr apps will be ready to download on Vita’s PSN Store on day one.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 20th 2012 at 3:29PM in News
Sony names two free Vita Discovery apps

Sony names two free Vita Discovery apps

With the UK launch of PlayStation Vita rapidly approaching, Sony has announced details of two free games for the device.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 13th 2012 at 9:19AM in News