Posts tagged ipod

The Evolution of Apple Ads

Apple started advertising their products back in the late ’70s.  So there has been a lot of ads and a lot of changes.  This article on WebDesignerDepot looks at how they have changed over the years.   Continue reading »

Join us for another hit episode of “Stupid App Tricks”

Games InfoManager ... games for big kids

GAMES InfoManager Man, it’s been a while — but with this week’s slew of really stupid apps, we couldn’t resist bringing back the Infomanager’s famous “Stupid Apps Tricks” — Follow along with all the other UGNN Infomanager readers as we puzzle over what the developers of these new iPad, iPhone and Android apps were thinking! Have fun
[_] Floaty Hamster – Zen and Art of playing stupid float down the river apps
[_] Are you dressed? Only your Virtual Closet App knows for sure
[_] Everybody needs the Biggest Carp App on their phone!
[_] First person shooter ‘Goblin Attack’ … yawn
[_] Destruction at the reach of your fingers
[_] Bowling in Paradise will be a huge hit . . .
. . . and more — with VIDEO!

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Get the School year going right with fun educational games for iPad and iPhone

Games InfoManager ... games for big kids

GAMES InfoManager Once again, we’ve entered the school year, and kids all over are trucking back to school! Home time and quality time with parents can enhance and extend the learning experience — with apps for your iOS device. Follow along with all the other UGNN Infomanager readers as we investigate just six of the hot new iPad, iPhone and Android apps! Have fun
UGNN GAMES Reading Comprehension Skills & Practice for Struggling Readers
UGNN GAMES Four Games That Teach Rhyming – Partners in Rhyme 1.4 for iOS
UGNN GAMES Children’s Music Shines In New Kids App: Preschool Musical
UGNN GAMES News-2-You iPad app now offers 4 reading levels
UGNN GAMES Bamba Airport allows kids to ‘run an airport’
UGNN GAMES Wonster Words Spelling with Phonics App
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SUMMER : Kids of all ages love fun educational games for iPad and iPhone

Games InfoManager ... games for big kids

GAMES InfoManager Here we are at the onset of summer, and we’re discovering games that are fun for vacation, fun for the road and fun for the beach! Come along and share your iOS game discoveries –good or bad– with UGNN Infomanager readers! Have fun
UGNN GAMES Jellyflug Antibody Assault Free on Android and iOS
UGNN GAMES Trimage is an Addictive New Picture Game for iOS
UGNN GAMES Drunken Chicken – An Addictive Game for iOS
UGNN GAMES Impossible Rhythm Game is Free on iOS
UGNN GAMES Mimitos Meow! Meow!
UGNN GAMES Balloon Buffoon
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Visionaries of the tech world who foresaw Apple’s future

This article on AppleInsider was published on April 1st.  It is an interesting look at people who have made predictions about Apple and how the author interprets those predictions.   Continue reading »

Puzzles, puzzles, puzzle games for iPad and iPhone users

Games InfoManager ... puzzle games for kids

GAMES InfoManager Happy April, getting the spring Games department rockin’ with a great line-up of American made puzzle and mind games! Some of these are very addictive, so be careful — also, please share your findings –good or bad– with UGNN Infomanager readers! Have fun
* Brain Fitness Fun; Strategy/Puzzler 5BY5 Brain Game Keeps You Thinking
* Lost Lands – an innovative puzzle game for logic puzzle enthusiasts
* Crossword for you Issue 01 – Popular puzzles and mind games
* Enjoy the thrill of playing against your Facebook friends
* Melesta Games launches puzzle game Freeze U for iOS
* The Pyramid Puzzle
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Time for Fittness and Health Apps on the iPad and iPhone

InfoManager ... health and fitness apps

Fitness InfoManager Okay : listen up! The holidays are over, Valentine’s is past; many of you have been sitting on your duff watching TV while it snows … now it’s time to get into shape for the spring. Bikini weather is just around the corner! Check out these health and fitness apps for your iPhone or iPad … and then share your findings –good or bad– with UGNN Infomanager readers! Have fun with these:
* Award-Winning Mobile Video Coaching App Dartfish Express for iOS7
* The Mindfulness App Reaches #1 Top Paid Ranked App in 11 Countries
* World Fit – A Social App Dedicated Solely to Health and Fitness
* Get exotic, get fit … learn the art of Belly Dance
* Excuses Stop Here with Gym Tuck from Joshua Lipsey
* Yes, Drill Sergeant
. . . and more!

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New year, new games, new educational opportunities for iPad and iPhone users

Games InfoManager ... games for big kids

GAMES InfoManager It’s a new year and we’re kicking things off in the Games department with a great line-up of American made educational games! We find everything spelled right, and everything made for American learners. We invite you to share your findings –good or bad– with UGNN Infomanager readers! Have fun
Games InfoManager Snapling for iOS: Geolocation-Based Photographic Scavenger Hunt Game
Games InfoManager Flag it! feeds your brain – It makes you smarter every time you play
Games InfoManager New Concentration Game for iOS Will Challenge Your Brain
Games InfoManager The Man Who Puzzles America Launches Tic-Tac-Doku App
Games InfoManager Build Snow People With An App, Not Snow, This Winter
Games InfoManager Learning Countries and States no longer boring
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Social Networking InfoManager for January 2014

Apps InfoManager ... presenting apps for social networking

Social Networking InfoManager It’s a new year and new opportunities to discover killer apps for your iOS or Mac/Apple devices. This Infomanager covers some truly awesome social networking apps. Notice though, most apps in the social networking category are not made in America — and interesting observation, since we like to promote software made in the U.S.! Anyway, we’ll continue to find the best. Have fun
* Daily Couple Social Dating App Aims to Revolutionize Online Matchmaking
* Cute Baby, Funny Baby, Bad Baby – Share Your Baby Photos with BabyPics
* CFC is a completely free VoIP messenger and free SMS online service
* Social-Hub Combines Multiple Social Networks in a Convenient App
* Padgram – Popular Instagram Viewer Now Available for iPhone
* Tittat Exposes Your True Character
. . . and more!

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All kinds of games for all ages . . .

Games InfoManager ... games for big kids

GAMES InfoManager Yes, it’s almost Christmas, but these games are good year around — and crowd pleasers no matter what the season is. We’ve mixed it up here a bit with choices for very young to adult. Have fun
* Dungeons & Golf: Compete Globally in 3D with popular Golf Game
* Sector Zero – iOS Sci-Fi Game Released with 50% Discount
* Bouncly launches its first iOS game for iPads – Jump-it
* SounDrift for iPad – A Musical Exploration Game
* Lightomania lights up the world
* Cosmo Ship – Spaceship War
. . . and more!

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Stupid Halloween Apps to amuse and waste your time

Games InfoManager ... Stupid Halloween Apps

halloween apps Well, I took a look at over 70 apps specifically targeting Halloween. I’m sorry to report that they’re all stupid except one — and these are really the least stupid of them all. ONLY Halloween 13 Trick or Treats seems to deliver some true value. They’ll all waste your time, but I’m happy to report that most are free! But hey . . . it’s Halloween after all!
* Amazing Halloween Hd Wallpapers – Photo, Photo Editor, Wallpapers, & Puzzle Game
* A Trick or Treat Halloween Adventure Game: Costume & Candy Edition
* Halloween 13 Tricks or Treats
* Halloween Matching FREE
* Pumpkin Maker – Free
* Monster Makeover
Waste some time . . . enjoy yourself!

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Last chance summer games InfoManager

Games InfoManager ... games for everyone

GAMES InfoManager Summer is almost over and soon games time will be shorter and shorter! Here’s a little something for everyone across the board . . . get your games on !!!!
* Plush – The Puzzle Game Sure To Be A Sleeper Hit On iOS
* Disc Golf Scorekeeper for Frisbee® Golf 2
* Violet 2000 Games Presents: Man-Chine
* Back in time for some Cave Bowling
* Will you survive? Survivor Z
* Buster Bash Pro . . . FREE
. . . and more!

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Preparing audiobooks for the road

Macworld has this article about preparing your audiobooks for listening while in the car from your iPhone, iPad or iPod.

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Word Games for the Holidays

Games InfoManager ... games for big kids

GAMES InfoManager Okay, so the grownups need some entertainment too, right. What better way to kill some free time than to make your brain work just a little better! Try these word games for a cerebral worktout
* Words With Cheats for Friends releases customer requested update
* link between a crossword puzzle, hangman and a word search game
* Graffiti Words Paints the App Store … Yellow???
* Keep mind in shape with Word Mend for the iPad
* Ordet: Everyone’s Favorite Little Word Game
* Word Wall exercise your minds and brains
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More games for older kids

Games InfoManager ... games for big kids

GAMES InfoManager Games InfoManager continues here with yet another half-dozen great games for older kids . . .
* Keep your mind in shape with Word Mend’s word puzzles
* Cartouche 2.0 iPad/iPhone Game Released – Now Free
* TBRacing – New Strategy Game for iPhone and iPad
* Drop-Up a True 3D Game is Challenging and More
* Medieval – over 1.5 Million downloads
* Mini Monster Smash smashes
. . . and more!

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