January 4th, 2013

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Rovio has revealed that its Angry Birds games were downloaded more than 8m times on Christmas Day alone, with 30m downloads over the Christmas week. The company said that this 8m figure was equivalent...

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January 3rd, 2013

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The Christmas spike in smartphone and tablet activations, as well as app downloads, is now well known. But the figures emerging from Christmas 2012 are still startling for their sheer scale. We'll start...

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December 19th, 2012

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In a sign that Christmas really is just around the corner, the Radio Times Christmas issue has arrived for the iPad. The £2.99 app (free for existing Radio Times subscribers) includes TV listings for...

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November 22nd, 2012

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Fresh from the news that the iPad is top of children’s wishlists this Christmas, Archos has released its FamilyPad device, which is designed for the whole family to use together. Central to this is the...

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November 22nd, 2012

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In a depressingly seasonal confirmation that Father Christmas almost certainly doesn’t exist, Amazon has created an app that allows users to create personalised, holiday wish lists. Users simply download...

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November 9th, 2012

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British retailer Boots has a brand new app for Christmas 2012, helping shoppers find gifts for the festive season. It's called Boots Christmas, and has been released for iPhone and Android smartphones...

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