May 17th, 2013

beethoven
Apps publisher Touch Press has teamed up with Deutsche Grammophon for an iOS app called Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, which is very impressive indeed. The app presents four of Deutsche Grammophon's recording...

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May 17th, 2013

He's one of the biggest names in children's entertainment in the UK, but now Justin Fletcher is hoping for similar popularity on the App Store with Justin's World – Goldilocks and the Three Bears. It's...

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May 16th, 2013

THirst
Social news reader Thirst has produced an app for Google Glass offering customisation and social features. Thirst Droplet joins the New York Times’ Glass app in offering news updates for the wearable...

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May 15th, 2013

Nook ios
Nook has updated its iOS apps to include support for Nook Comics, including Zoom View. This feature allows readers to automatically focus in on individual panels in graphic novels and comics, to better...

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May 14th, 2013

Men's health speed dhred
“Shred your abs!” is the rather excitable claim from a new iOS app from Men’s Health, the ominously named Men’s Health Speed Shred. The app, which comes from the magazine’s US publisher Rodale,...

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May 13th, 2013

24symbols
Madrid-based mobile content distributor Zed has bought a 32% stake in Spanish “Spotify for books” 24symbols. The Next Web reports that Zed bought the stake for €2m, valuing 24symbols at €6.25m....

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May 13th, 2013

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Terrifying Building in Eyeville is a new storybook app for iOS that aims to help parents tell their young children about cancer. The app, which is available for 69p on the App Store and is aimed at children...

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May 10th, 2013

Flipboard 2.0 has now launched for Android, with the company also rolling out Flipboard Editor, a web-based tool to give curators more control over their magazines. The arrival of 2.0 on Android has been...

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May 9th, 2013

Nook HD
Microsoft is reportedly offering Barnes & Noble $1bn to buy Nook, according to documents seen by TechCrunch. The plan will see Microsoft redeem preferred units in Nook Media, in which it invested $300m...

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