Declan Embury

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APP WATCH: ‘Nimble Quest,’ a Modern Version of ‘Snake’

<i>Sometimes all it takes to make a hit game is a modern spin on an old-school classic. Here’s a look at one of the top new games on the App Store.</i><p>How it works: Remember “Snake”? “Nimble Quest” is basically that, but with an adventure-game twist. You control a line of heroes marching in step, all with …

Lessons Learned From A Mobile App Developer

In our ever-expanding digital culture, a tangible item can be a welcome disruption. In fact, in high-touch services like realty, insurance and personal finance, two of three customers say <i>they’d refer or rehire a business if they felt appreciated in a meaningful and tangible way</i>. That’s the kind of …

GM to launch in-car app shop and support it with 4G

GM is hard at work on an infotainment upgrade that will make its cars function more like your smartphone. Scheduled to launch later this year on an …

Ultra-Hot Secret Sharing App Whisper Raises $3 Million From Lightspeed, Trinity, And Others

If you haven’t heard of Whisper yet, get ready to. It’s the latest social app to capture the attention of a huge — and growing — audience of users, as well as the attention of a group of investors. So far, the startup has raised $3 million in Series A funding from Lightspeed Venture Partners and …

First An Apology, Now Apple Bans An ‘Illegal’ App In China

Just days after Apple CEO Tim Cook apologized to China over warranty “misunderstandings” in an attempt to quiet growing governmental criticism there, …

Teenager in need of £18m? There's a Yahoo app for that

A 17-year-old London schoolboy has sold his app company to the internet giant Yahoo for an estimated £18m. But he won't be moving to the company's …

The 14 Best Workout and Exercise Apps for Lazy Girls

Easy fitness plans you can follow without even leaving your apartment.<p>Nothing kills your exercise motivation faster than a roomful of witnesses at the scene of your Not Nailing That Yoga Pose. But that's where workout apps for your smart phone (that you can use in the privacy of your home) come in. …

Pho.to Lab for iPad app review

Pho.to Lab<p>Price: Free<p>Pho.to Lab by VicMan LLC gives you plenty of ways to be creative and enjoy your pictures.<p>With this app on your iPad you'll have …

The App Is Winning The Mobile War

<b>The App Has Won The Mobile War (Flurry via VentureBeat)</b><br>Only 20 percent of American consumers' time on mobile devices is spent on the mobile Web. A massive majority, 80 percent, is spent in apps: games, news, productivity, utility and social networking apps. Turns out, it's an app world, after all. …

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U.S. judge demands Apple reveal HTC settlement to Samsung - appPicker

A U.S. Judge demanded that Apple disclose their 10-year patent license agreement with smartphone manufacturer HTC to Samsung, their main legal rival …

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All Time Favorites<p>We put Shark Tank's bizarre and amazing products to the test<p>4:02<p>The tech 'Back to the Future' predicted for 2015 -- and what it missed<p>5:50<p>Emoji dos and don'ts<p>2:49<p>Super-creepy 3D-printed cape responds to onlookers (Tomorrow Daily 248)<p>7:53<p>Behind-the-scenes of Disneyland's 60th …

How to Make a Great Kids’ App

In ev’ry job that must be done<br>There is an element of fun.<br>You find the fun and snap!<br>The job’s a game.<p>In the 1964 musical film “Mary Poppins,” all it takes is a snap of the nanny’s fingers and the toys march into the toy box, the clothes fold themselves, and the covers ripple up the beds. What the …

Injustice: Gods Among Us app available now for iOS devices

The mobile version of DC Comics-themed brawler <i>Injustice: Gods Among</i> <i>Us</i> is now available on iOS, publisher Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment announced today.<p><i>Injustice</i> on iOS is free-to-play and available for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch through the iTunes App Store. The game was "built from the …

Relativity Wars Review

A long time ago, when I was a young man and had a lot of free time, I used to write about Xbox Live Indie Games. Every single week I’d play trials …

Top iPhone apps gone free for April 4th

If you are looking for some exciting apps, and you want to take advantage of some great price reductions, then check out our list of the best iPhone …

Google Drive inches closer to iCloud with new developer features

Google is announcing some new additions to its Drive SDK that borrow a page out of the iCloud playbook, helping developers use Drive as a dependable place to store application data by locking the user out. The first addition, called app data folders, can be used to store files that you would want …

'Percy Jackson' Will Go 'Bigger' Than Ever, Logan Lerman Says

Monday, the first trailer for "Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters" debuted exclusively on MTV News, and the preview was fit for the gods (and …

Weekend Box Office Results for March 29-31, 2013

Rdio Takes on Streaming Movies and TV with Vdio

Rdio Premium subscribers have sneak peek access.<p>After years of tinkering, popular music streaming service Rdio has finally released its venture into …

One Direction movie will feature tears, food fights and nudity, promises director Morgan Spurlock

Tears, food fights and gratuitous nakedness? Why, it must be the One Direction film.<p>Director Morgan Spurlock, 42, has lifted the lid on all the …

‘Finding Dory’: Will It Create an Ecological Disaster?

Ellen DeGeneres just jokingly tweeted a (clearly photoshopped) logo for "Finding Dory <i>2</i>" with the message, "Too soon?"<p>Real fish fans might think …

Marvel Phase 2 Preview Video Teases THOR, ANT-MAN and GUARDIANS http://geektyrant.com/news/2013/4/3/marvel-phase-2-preview-video-teases-thor-ant-man-and-guardia.html The video focuses on Iron Man 3, but it also shows off some of the Ant-Man test footage that Edgar Wright shot, concept art for Guardians of the Galaxy, and touches on The Avengers 2…

Sneak Peek at Disney's PLANES http://geektyrant.com/news/2013/4/3/sneak-peek-at-disneys-planes.html Disney has released a new sneak peek at their new animated film Planes featuring some playful new footage from the Cars inspired spinoff…

Why ‘Casablanca’ Sequels Never Work

Why 'Casablanca' Sequels Never Work<p>Sequels are big business. <br>“Spiderman 24” and “Star Trek 48” will probably grace the box office<br>sometime in the 22nd …

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Wonder Woman's Big 1984 Reveal Is Here, Thanks To Gal Gadot

Movies<p>The latest movie news, casting updates and rumors, trailer sneak peeks, and expert reviews on MTV.<p>Movies<p>Rami Malek stars as the legendary Queen …

New Posters: 'The Great Gatsby,' 'This Is The End' and 'Pain & Gain' – /Film

The latest films from <b>Baz Luhrmann, Michael Bay</b> and <b>Seth Rogen</b> all have new posters out today.<p>There’s <b>The Great Gatsby</b>, Luhrmann’s 3D epic starring</b> …

‘Jurassic Park 3D’ Review

You can buy replicas of Richard Attenborough's amber-tipped cane or you can listen to ten minute loops of Jeff Goldblum's oddball laugh but there's …

Trailer for Ethan Hawk's New Thriller THE PURGE http://geektyrant.com/news/2013/4/3/trailer-for-ethan-hawks-new-thriller-the-purge.html This is an intriguing idea for a movie, and it looks like they pulled it off! I think the film looks awesome!

Jason Dohring Officially Confirmed for 'Veronica Mars' Movie Sequel – /Film

With coffers stuffed by more than double its initial $2 million Kickstarter fundraising goal, the <i>Veronica Mars</i> movie project has finally begun …

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