App Store : Update

  • Facebook 5.2.2

• Now you can share the best stories from your news feed with just one tap.
• New Share link to re-post stories from your news feed
• Tag your friends in any post, comment or photo
• Smileys, hearts and other emoji in messages
• To sort your feed, tap the button next to News Feed in the left sidebar
• Security and bug fixes

  • Twitter 5.2

– Apply one of eight different filters to instantly add a new look and feel to your photos
– Choose a filter by comparing all your options in a convenient grid view or by swiping through each version
– Make your photos pop with balanced light and colors by tapping the auto-enhance wand
– Crop and scale to frame the action the way you want

  • Instagram 3.2.0

A new filter! Willow
Take photos faster with Instagram’s all-new camera
Improved quality of tilt-shift
Scroll infinitely on user profiles and other grid views

Other improvements:
We added a Foursquare button on location pages that opens the Foursquare app (or Foursquare mobile website) with details about the venue
Filtered photos are now saved to a separate album called “Instagram” in the camera roll
New welcome screen design

 

Celebrate 31 Days of Drawcember! Collect a new surprise gift every day beginning on December 1st. It’s our little holiday gift to you.

  • Foursquare 5.3.5

A man, a plan, a canal, Panama! • Look out for check-in highlights under your friends’ check-ins.
★ Go hang a salami; I’m a lasagna hog! • Try some recently opened places nearby.
★ Racecar! • Enjoy speedier check-ins, plus a shiny new check-in screen.
★ So many dynamos! • Search for ‘peppermint’ or ‘cider’ for some holiday treats!

 

 

Google Maps Returns ….. to iOS

Google Maps have been loyal map service for Apple user until Apple decided to kick the app out in iOS 6 but unfortunately Apple Maps had major issue that cause it’s user to get lost( Source ) but Apple manage fix the issue secretly. Today,fine fellow of Apple users return as an application in App Store. Some user reported errors when they tried to download it ( at the moment of release ), good news is the issue have been solved ( Source ) but none of the side have commented about the issue.

App Features :

Search
* Find addresses, places and businesses around the world with Google local search.
* Discover places to eat, drink, shop and play, with ratings and local reviews.
* Sign in to sync your searches, directions, and favorite places between your computer and your phone.

Directions
* Get voice guided, turn-by-turn driving directions.
* Find your way by train, bus, subway or walking directions.
* Access live traffic information in cities across the world.

Street View and imagery
* View 360-degree panoramas of places around the globe with Street View.
* See inside more than 100,000 businesses worldwide.
* View high resolution satellite imagery of locations around the world.

Simple and easy to use
* An entirely new Google Maps experience on your iPhone.
* Newly designed and streamlined interface for even easier navigation of your world.
* Use gestures to explore the map and browse results.

Apple launched it’s Music and Movie Store in more countries

iTunes Movie Store :

  1. India,
  2. Indonesia,
  3. Russia,
  4.  Turkey

iTunes Music Store :

– Europe:

  1. Belarus,
  2. Moldova,
  3. Russia,
  4. Turkey,
  5. Ukraine

– Africa, the Middle East and India:

  1. Armenia,
  2. Azerbaijan,
  3. Bahrain,
  4. Botswana,
  5. Burkina Faso,
  6. Cape Verde,
  7. Egypt,
  8. Gambia,
  9. Ghana,
  10. Guinea-Bissau,
  11. India,
  12. Israel,
  13. Jordan,
  14. Kenya,
  15. Lebanon,
  16. Mauritius,
  17. Mozambique,
  18. Namibia, Niger,
  19. Nigeria,
  20. Oman,
  21. Qatar,
  22. Saudi Arabia,
  23. South Africa,
  24. Swaziland,
  25. United Arab Emirates,
  26. Uganda,
  27. Zimbabwe

– Asia Pacific:

  1. Fiji,
  2. Indonesia,
  3. Kazakhstan,
  4. Kyrgyzstan,
  5. Micronesia,
  6. Mongolia,
  7. Nepal,
  8. Papua New Guinea,
  9. Tajikistan,
  10. Turkmenistan,
  11. Uzbekistan

– Latin America and the Caribbean:

  1. Anguilla,
  2. Antigua and Barbuda,
  3. Bahamas,
  4. Barbados,
  5. Belize,
  6. Bermuda,
  7. British Virgin Islands,
  8. Cayman Islands,
  9. Dominica,
  10. Grenada,
  11. St. Kitts and Nevis,
  12. Trinidad and Tobago

Source of list / Apple Press

Apple ‘s Ping officially closed worldwide

It’s been scheduled by Apple to end the failed service on last September 30rd, the announcement could be seen by loyal iTunes user in the side bar since a month ago. This service works a like to Facebook and Twitter ; where user can update status about their music track and other user can subscribe to you ( lets they enjoy the music within iTunes ) But it failed as Apple began using on Mac OS X and iOS since most of the artist / singer has ran to Twitter or Facebook Page.

Pokki Updated ( Summary )

Click Here for detailed Change Log

  • The introduction of the Apps Menu – A place to organize, launch, and keep up to date with your favorite apps.
  • Major update to Notifications – Never miss out on what’s important with banner notifications, which slide in and out from the side of the desktop, and the Notification Center, a centralized place to see all your apps new notifications.
  • Organize your taskbar the way you like it – Pin or unpin apps from the taskbar, and optionally hide badge notifications.
  • More apps – Angry Birds, Pandora, Pinterest, Google Reader, Wunderlist, and feature rich Gmail are welcome additions to Instagrille and hundreds of other apps available for free in the App Store.

Early look of WhatsApp Messenger [ Windows Phone 8 ]

Previously, Windows Phone few days back surprised by the missing from the marketplace then after many speculation / guesses by the fans on WhatsAppen.com . WhatsApp co-founder Brian Acton replies that their teams soon submit new version to the market. No other details were given but this sounds like an execution error rather than something more deleterious.

And Today, there’s another news for it ; A windows phone-8 based phone [ Apollo ] running WhatsApp [ Leaked ], and these are some screenshot given to the public [ For more screenshots : Here]

WhatsApp Messenger Interface ( Leaked )

WhatsApp App Tile

Though nothing too revealing is shown by the images it’s sure nice to see companies like WhatsApp pushing forward on Windows Phone and we look forward to taking their new version for a spin.

Apple Released Mountain Lion OS

What’s new :

  • iCloud support Improvement
  • Reminders
  • Notes
  • iMessage
  • Notification Center
  • Power Nap
  • Dictation
  • New Sharing features
  • Facebook ; Facebook friends will appear in Contact
  • Improved Twitter
  • AirPlay
  • Game Center
  • Gatekeeper ( similar to anti-virus )
  • Improved Safari

You can upgrade it simply by visiting Mac Store on Lion or Latest Snow Leorpard,

and availability on these Macs ( Other Spec required for the upgrade ) :

  • iMac (Mid 2007 or newer)
  • MacBook (Late 2008 Aluminum, or Early 2009 or newer)
  • MacBook Pro (Mid/Late 2007 or newer)
  • Xserve (Early 2009)
  • MacBook Air (Late 2008 or newer)
  • Mac mini (Early 2009 or newer)
  • Mac Pro (Early 2008 or newer)

For Details ; Source Official Apple Website