Apple Updates Find My iPhone and Podcasts with iOS 7 Redesign

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Hours after Apple announced new products yesterday, as well as redesigns and updates to iWork, iMovie and GarageBand, the company updated its Find My iPhone and Podcasts apps for iOS, as well as the iTunes Movie Trailers and it made the Keynote Remote app free. The Podcasts app includes a new feature that lets it […]

Apple Podcasts App Moves Away From Skeuomorphism

Podcasts update

Today Apple released an update to its Podcasts app for iPhone and iPad that fixes a number of issues and gets rid of some of the skeuomorphic design. Podcasts 1.2 fixes a number of issues relating to playlists and iCloud support. Playlists synced from iTunes will now appear in the app, and users can now […]

Apple Releases Dedicated Podcasts App

Apple Podcasts

Apple pulled podcasts out of the iTunes Store app in iOS 6, but we don’t have to wait for iOS 6 for the company’s official standalone podcast app. Today Apple released Podcasts, a standalone podcast app that combines the iTunes podcast directory with features we’ve previously only seen in third-party podcast apps. The app is […]

Radiolab iPhone and Android App Invites Users To Participate

Radiolab

The popular radio show and podcast Radiolab now has its own dedicated app for iPhone and Android. The new app brings every show Radiolab every recorded to the mobile platforms, giving users an easy way to find each one. Users can choose to stream episodes or download them for later use. They can also star […]

Apple Might Break Podcasts Into Separate App in iOS 6

Podcasts

A few years ago Apple added podcasts to the iTunes store and the iPod/Music app in iOS devices. Now it looks like the company might be moving podcasts to their own app in iOS 6. According to All Things D, Apple removed the podcasts section in iTunes in iOS 6. Beta users cannot search for […]

Flipboard Adds Audio To News Reading

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Popular news reading app Flipboard gains a new component with its latest update: audio. Flipboard announced that its new partnerships with NPR, PRI, and SoundCloud help bring music, podcasts, news segments, “ephemera,” and more to the app. The partnerships bring a new dimension to the app, one that fits perfectly in the app’s experience. The […]

New Year’s Resolutions: Learn Something New Using Mobile Tech

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The beginning of a new year usually inspires people to want to better themselves, expand their minds or skill sets, and generally learn new things. Some resolve to head back to school or to take night/weekend classes. But not everyone wants or has the ability to commit to full or part-time education. Nor does everyone […]

iPhone to Android Switch Part Two – Playing Media

Playing Media on an Android

When I bought an Android phone my first thought was how good it would be for playing music. I’ve been using iPods for years and my foray into iOS began with the iPod Touch the spring before the iPhone 3GS was released. I assumed that Android would not be as good as iOS for playing […]

Over 1,000,000 Media Downloads, Top 30 Videos for 2008

2008 has been a very busy year for your tireless servants at GottaBeMobile.com. In 2008 alone, we published 2,727 articles, produced 147 InkShow and Shortcut videos, and 22 Podcasts. Across all those mediums, we looked at mobile pc hardware, software, tablet pcs, inking, accessories, brought you news from CES, and much more. And just this […]