Apple has named Rovio’s Angry Birds Space App of the Week, meaning both the full iPhone and the iPad version of the game can be downloaded for free for the next seven days, for the first time ever. “Angry Birds Space features over 160 interstellar levels on planets and in zero gravity, resulting in spectacular gameplay ranging from slow-motion puzzles to lightspeed destruction. With regular free updates, new in-app purchases, brand new birds, brand new superpowers, and a whole galaxy to explore, the sky is no longer the limit!” » Angry Birds Space Named App of the Week, Available for Free
Yesterday we posted a Windows 8 tablet ad highlighting iPad’s flaws & high price, today Microsoft releases a new ad that compares the iPad with the Windows 8 Tablet on thickness, weight, workflow and more. You can check out the video after the break. » Microsoft Releases New iPad vs. Windows 8 Tablet Commercial [video]
Apple has just released a new iPhone ad called ‘Music Every Day‘. In a series of colorful clips, the iPhone is used to listen to music at school, in the city, the shower, at the gym, at a club, and more. “Every day, more people enjoy their music on the iPhone than any other phone“
Microsoft has released a new Windows 8 tablet ad, called entitled “Less Talking, More Doing”, that uses Siri to highlight a few of the iPad’s shortcomings, depicting the ASUS VivoTab Smart tablet as a robust productivity machine while implying that the iPad is more suited to entertainment. In the above ad you will see an iPad next to the VivoTab Smart showing off the system’s multitasking capabilities and its built-in office apps. Siri tells that the iPad does not support multiple windows at once and does not offer Microsoft Office apps. “I’m sorry, I can only do one thing at a time,” Siri laments. “I guess PowerPoint isn’t one of those things.” » Windows 8 Tablet Ad Highlighting iPad’s Flaws & High Price
Apple has just rolled out some updates to its online store, introducing a cleaner look for the store. The new look brings an all-feature design focusing more on product images and removed the sidebars with additional links. The German website Macerkopf.de [Google translation] noticed that Apple has also added the ability for users in the German online store to pay for their purchases via PayPal.
First Apple came with Twitter integration in iOS 5 and then Facebook integration in iOS 6. Now according to 9to5Mac, Apple will expand its social network integration even further with iOS 7, including support for both photo sharing site Flickr and video sharing site Vimeo. » iOS 7 Comes With Social Network Integration Support For Flickr & Vimeo
Miniot has released their latest cover for the iPad made of real wood from the company’s homeland of Holland. Dubbed the Mk2, or Mark Two, the cover uses a self-aligning magnetic hinge for easy handling and convenience. An ultrasuede microfiber lining protects your screen from scratches while the magnet array inside the cover automatically awakens and puts your device to sleep. » Miniot Releases New Wooden iPad Smart Cover