Mophie has put the word out that its new Juice Pack Plus for iPhone 5 is now available for purchase. This battery life extender—which also doubles as a protective case for your iPhone 5—promises to give 120% extra juice. As a protective case, Mophie says that the Juice Pack Plus for iPhone 5 gives extra cushion from water, tear, drops and slips.
One of the Apple-centric announcement that came out of the ongoing Google I/O event today is about the new Hangouts app for iOS. For Android users, Hangouts replaces Google Talk, and aims to unify all of Google’s communication services. But for iOS users, it’s simply another messaging app that can very well replace Facetime or even Messages.
After the big version 2.0 push which gave you the ability to create your personal magazine from contents you’ve curated, the Flipboard iOS app has been updated again to provide a brand new Profile page which displays how many magazines, articles, and readers you have. Likewise, you can also check out the profile pages of others who’ve shared their content with you.
I’m not typically a fan of this type of case since most of them add too much bulk to the iPhone in order to accomodate the extra pockets for putting in those case or credit cards. The Q Card Case is no exception, and yet I like it. After trying it out, I was surprised by its perfect fit on the my iPhone 5.
The id America Metropolitan Aluminum In-Ear Headphones are pretty basic with some added features to bring extra value to the $29.99 asking price.
Twitter #music for iPhone and other iOS devices is now available for download from the iTunes App Store, and soon from the web, as well, at music.twitter.com. It’s currently available in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. According to Twitter, it will be made available to more countries and to Android as well.
Here, we have another case up for review: the Mist hardshell case for iPhone 5. This was sent to us by id America, and it’s just one of their many lines of protective cases for iPhone 5. It’s a pretty simple, no frills and no shrills type of case that will please those who prefer to maintain the minimalist look and feel of the iPhone.
Facebook has released version 6.0 of its mobile app for iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad. Recent reports have indicated that Facebook is open to collaborating with Apple to bring Facebook Home to iOS, and the this Facebook for iOS update is perhaps a good starting ground. But let’s backtrack a bit for the sake of those who are not in tune with the latest Android news.
Time flies when you’re having fun checking-in, and by checking-in, we mean by way of the location-based social networking app Foursquare. To celebrate its four years of existence, Foursquare has updated its iOS app with a redesigned interface that puts its search facility even more at the center of its main menu.
What can you say about a game with such a name as, MAJAYA? Sounds pretty weird, right? Well, as weird sounding as its name may be, Majaya is a new iPad game that has pretty weird and yet interesting gameplay as well. The best way to describe it is as a nice puzzle game that will challenge your wit and your reflexes.