Top 10 Apps for Week 35

Here are the Top 10 apps from Apple App Store and Google Play Store for the week ending August 30 Apple App Store iPhone: Paid: Asphalt 8: Airborne (Gameloft) PicPlayPost (Flambe Studios LLC) OfficeSuite Professional (Mobile Systems) Smart Alarm Clock: sleep cycles & noise recording (Plus Sports) AfterLight (Simon Filip) Terraria (505 Games) Minecraft – …

Top 10 Apps for Week 34

Here are the Top 10 apps from Apple App Store and Google Play Store for the week ending August 23 Apple App Store iPhone: Paid: Asphalt 8: Airborne (Gameloft) Afterlight (Simon Filip) Flipgram (Flipgram LLC) InstaTiling (EyeTap Soft) OfficeSuite Professional (Mobile Systems) iTunes Radio (Digital-Minds S.A) Free Music Download Pro (ASPS Apps) Burger Shop (GoBit, …

‘Boyfriend Tracker’ app raises stir in Brazil

RIO DE JANEIRO — Brazilians were outraged when they learned their country was a top target of the U.S. National Security Agency’s overseas spying operation, with data from billions of calls and emails swept up in Washington’s top secret surveillance program. Yet when it comes to the cloak and dagger effort of catching philandering lovers, …

Top 10 Apps for Week 32

Here are the Top 10 apps from Apple App Store and Google Play Store for the week ending August 5 Apple App Store iPhone: Paid: Minecraft-Pocket Edition (Mojang) Smart Alarm Clock: sleep cycles & noise recording (Plus Sports) Heads Up! (Warner Bros.) djay 2 for iPhone (algoriddim) Where’s My Mickey? (Disney) AfterLight (Simon Filip) SnappyCam …

Benefit of mobile apps for toddlers questioned

WASHINGTON — A U.S. consumer advocacy group filed a complaint Wednesday with the Federal Trade Commission alleging that two popular baby app developers — Fisher-Price Inc. and Open Solutions — are trying to dupe parents into thinking their online games make infants and toddlers smarter. The Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood, the group whose allegations …

Top 10 Apps for Week 31

Here are the Top 10 apps from Apple App Store and Google Play Store for the week ending July 28 Apple App Store iPhone: Paid: Smart Alarm Clock: sleep cycles & noise recording (Plus Sports) Where’s My Mickey? (Disney) djay 2 for iPhone (algoriddim) Minecraft — Pocket Edition (Mojang) Heads Up! (Warner Bros.) Contra: Evolution …

Philippine disaster preparedness apps in Mashable

TWO mobile applications for disaster preparedness from the Philippines were featured in a US-based online news website Friday. Mashable, “a leading source for news, information and resources for the connected generation,” featured the Department of Science and Technology’s (DOST) Project NOAH or Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards and the Ateneo Java Wireless Competency Center’s (AJWCC) …

Top 10 Apps for Week 30

Here are the Top 10 apps from Apple App Store and Google Play Store for the week ending July 21 Apple App Store iPhone: Paid: Where’s My Mickey? (Disney) Contra: Evolution (PunchBox Studios) Minecraft — Pocket Edition (Mojang) Heads Up! (Warner Bros.) AfterLight (Simon Filip) Smart Alarm Clock: sleep cycles & noise recording (Plus Sports) …