Kaching! Australian Bank to Launch iPhone NFC Payment App

October 29, 2011 — by Seuli B.0


Commonwealth Bank of Australia (ASX: CBA) joins the elite league of ‘first in the world’ as it launches the world’s first iPhone app that in all probability is expected to initiate the end of credit card payments effectively. This is the first time when an iPhone app will enable you to make payments through email, text message or social media accounts such as Facebook.

In short, Kaching iPhone app is the first mobile banking app to blend social, peer-to-peer and near field communications (NFC) payment technology. What sets it apart is the triple-play that promises to offer its customers with customer service and convenience through innovation and enhancement.


Got Travel Questions? Try ‘Ask a Nomad’ iPad App For Answers!

October 29, 2011 — by Gaurav Kheterpal0


Ask a NomadTill date, I’ve travelled to 15 countries across 4 continents. Being a travel addict, I make it a point to travel to at least one new destination every year. Though I strongly believe that Lonely Planet is the best travel app for the iPad, it falls short when I’m looking for some quick answers to my travel questions. I’ve often wished for a travel genie app which could answer all my questions and ‘Ask a Nomad‘ iPad app fits the bill nicely.


View Movie Trailer on iPhone with iTunes Movie Trailer App

October 24, 2011 — by Gaurav Kheterpal0


Apple iTunes Movie TrailerThere’s some good news for all movie buffs – Apple has launched the iTunes Movie Trailers app that lets viewers preview beautiful movie posters, find movies at local movie theaters, and check the schedule of upcoming releases using a built-in calendar. Though the name suggests that the app would mainly be about watching trailers, it does a lot more than that. Read on to find more about the iTunes Movie Trailers app.


9 iPhone Apps Specially for Your Kids

October 19, 2011 — by Simon Ng3


This is a guest post contributed by Sanjay Bojan.

It is easier to build strong children than to repair broken men. ~Frederick Douglas.

Children are the greatest gift of God in all sense. There is nothing more divine than bringing them up with the right education and keeping them happy. There are a number of apps for your iPad / iPhone mended exclusively for your little kids. These applications can effectively enhance your child’s reasoning power and IQ level. Here are a few highly-rated applications.


Review: Facebook for iPad

October 19, 2011 — by Farrukh Zafar0


A week ago, we told you about the launch of the official Facebook app for iPad and a very brief intro to what it holds within. Today, we’re going deep into the app’s UI and mechanics and give you a complete hands-on review for what makes it a much more advanced and sophisticated Facebooking option as compared to the app for iPhone or the web app from Facebook.

Let’s dig into the app, hands-on and bring forth what it offers.


Finally Facebook Releases an iPad App

October 11, 2011 — by Simon Ng3


Facebook iPad News FeedAfter months of speculation, the official Facebook iPad app is finally available on Apple’s App Store for free download. It’s a big news for those who want full Facebook experience on iPad.

If you’re lucky enough to try out the leaked Facebook iPad app on your jailbroken device before, the official app looks pretty much the same. The app is made to fit with the iPad experience especially for browsing photos. You can enjoy bigger and higher-resolution photos on your iPad. If you’re Facebook game addict, you can now enjoy the games on a bigger screen. Here are the highlighted features according to the Facebook:


7 Geocaching iPhone Apps Worth Looking

October 1, 2011 — by Simon Ng10


Geocaching LogoThis is a guest post contributed by Daniela Baker.

With more than 5 million people participating in geocaching, you may be one of them or you’re interested in this fun sport. Geocaching using your iPhone is the best way to do this without spending money on extra equipment. If you have a WIFI enabled iPad there are great apps for you too!


Pixlr-o-matic: Add Special Effects to iPhone Photos

October 1, 2011 — by Farrukh Zafar1


Earlier, we have covered Snapseed, a great photo editing app for iPhone. The only downside is it costs you $4.99.

Today, we’ll review another photo editing app for iPhone and iPad that comes from the maker of the well-known animation software – Autodesk Maya ad 3DStudio Max. Sounds exciting, isn’t it? What’s more interesting is that the app is equally impressive and free. The name of this app is Pixlr-o-matic. Now comes the question, does this app have enough potential to alter the all-famous Instagram – an photo editing and sharing service which now has more than 10 million users to back its success. Let’s find this out the hands on way.