Nearly a month after iOS 7’s release, Spotify has finally just been updated with a refreshed look to match Apple’s new design guidelines. While Spotify’s release notes only state that it is “now compatible with iOS 7,” it actually brings some slight UI changes, and separates the Search and Browse tabs into two different sections.
Yahoo’s popular photography application, Flickr, has just been updated on iOS to bring a few awesome new features to its users. Background auto-uploading, automatic picture straitening, and some welcomed bug fixes are all jam-packed into the new version of Flickr for iOS.
The latest app to receive an iOS 7 makeover is none other than the popular cross-platform messaging app, Kik Messenger. The new update bumps Kik up to version 6.7, bringing an all-new UI design that matches perfectly with Apple’s iOS 7 guidelines. The new version also comes with a new sticker pack and some stability improvements.
iOS 7 has brought us tons of exciting new changes but Apple isn’t the only company showing off new designs. Most major app developers are updating their apps to match the new sleek design of Apple’s latest iOS software.
The latest app to take on a new design is Movies by Flixster. Head inside to check it out:
Gameloft has just announced that it’s extremely popular racing game, Asphalt 8: Airborne is now free to download for this weekend only! The game usually costs $0.99 to purchase from the App Store but iOS users will be able to get it for free during this weekend.
The deal only seems to apply to iOS users as the game is still priced at $0.99 on the Google Play Store for Android. As we mentioned, it will also only be available this weekend so make sure to go download it now while you still can. Head inside the game’s full description and download link:
Twitter has just updated its iOS app to bring a few new features including a redesigned timeline and conversation view. The new app also includes a blue line to indicate a conversion between people you follow. Here’s the full change log:
Conversations have a new look! They’re easier to find and fun to join.
- • A blue line indicates a conversation between people you follow
- • The first Tweet in the conversation now appears above the most recent reply
- • Tap to see all of the replies
- This release also includes various other improvements:
- • New notification settings
- • Bug fixes for direct messages, login verification and more
Head over to the App Store to grab the new update for free!
Google Maps for iOS has just received a small update that let’s users share their locations to Google+ right from within the Google Maps app. In older versions of the app, tapping the ‘share’ button in Google Maps would only give you the option of emailing, texting, or copying a location to clipboard. Now, sharing your favorite places with your friends is much simpler, as Google+ has just been added to the sharing list.
What’s New in Version 2.2.0
●Share your favorite places with friends via Google+
Head over to the App Store to grab the update for free!
Google recently introduced their Chromecast device that allows users to easily play any online video on the big screen by simply plugging into any HDTV. Although the device has been out for a few weeks now, the company just now released an iOS app for Chromecast, making it very easy to manage and setup the device.