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[*]When will Apple drop the distinction between iPhone and iPad apps?

When the iPad was released, things were simple: iPhones had 3.5 inch screens, iPad had 9.7 inch screens. Apps were designed either for iPhone or for iPad (‘Universal’ apps just basically packaged the two UIs together). This certainly helped the iPad succeed: designers were forced to create a specific UI for each device, and thus […]

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[*]OneReader: all your news streams

The way we consume news online has evolved: we no longer visit home pages of web sites and we browse less for news. Most of our news comes from links exchanged by our contacts on social networks and RSS feeds for more advanced users. The common feature among modern methods of news consumption is the […]

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[*]Appstories #3 by Appsfire

On December 3rd, Appsfire organized  the third Appstories event, where successful app developers can present their experience. Thanks to Ouriel Ohayon and the Appsfire team for this great event! Here are my notes of some of the presentations. Edouard Andrieu, Le Monde Le Monde is one of the major daily news paper in France. They […]

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[*] There is method in the iOS map madness

As many others, when I upgraded my iPhone to iOS 6 I noticed that the points of interest in the new map application were all over the place. I initially thought that they were just at random locations, but actually it’s not (always) the case. I realized that many are located as if the streets […]

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