Average smartphone owner has 27 apps

It's an app world after all. Mobile users are getting more app-hungry every day, and a new report from Nielsen shows just how important apps are to the mobile landscape.

Apple Pings musicphiles with iTunes 10

Have you ever wondered what cool new bands your friends were listening to on iTunes?

Apple upgrades iPod touch with A4 chip

Apple has upgraded its popular iPod touch with with a crystal-clear Retina display, FaceTime video calling capabilities and HD video recording.

Starcraft 2 addicts get remote Gameboard fix

Strung out Starcraft 2 junkies who just can't stop playing Blizzard's addictive strategy game can now breathe a collective sigh of relief.

Netflix packs a pocket punch to iPhone, iPod Touch

Adding to its slate of support on the iPad as well a game systems, Blu-ray players, and Internet-connected TVs, Netflix has now found millions of potential new homes with support for the iPhone and iPod Touch.

Dish streams live content to mobile devices

Dish will be serving up live satellite TV on a variety of mobile devices, including Android smartphones, iPads, iPhones, iPod Touches and BlackBerries.

Clearwire hits Apple’s 4G iSpot

Clearwire has introduced a personal 4G hotspot that supports a number of mobile Apple devices, including the iPad, iPod Touch and, yes, the iPhone.

Vonage lets Facebook users call each other for free

There's a new mobile app on the iPhone and Android that lets users call their Facebook friends for free without needing to divulge their personal cell phone number.

Facetime video chat coming to camera-equipped iPad, iPod Touch

With the potential sweeping recall dominating iPhone 4 news, the good features on the phone are getting overlooked, like the Wi-Fi video chat app Facetime. Now, that app is coming to the next generation of iPad and iPod Touch.

Fight the Battle of Hoth on your iPhone

Have you ever wished the Star Wars universe was real? Would you join the Rebellion? I know I would, even if it meant having to fight the Imperial army on freezing Hoth.

New iPod Touch to have iPhone 4 processor, no faulty antenna

Want the power of the iPhone 4 without the hassle of a faulty device that's at the center of a multi-million dollar class-action lawsuit? The new iPod Touch could provide exactly what you need.

Apple buys digital mapper Poly9 to fight Google

Realizing that Google's mapping and location services are still superior to what it has, Apple has reportedly acquired a Canadian mapping company called Poly9.

MP3Tunes app integrates Android, iPhone, and the cloud

If you have an Android phone and you're worried about losing all those songs you bought with the Amazon MP3 app, MP3Tunes is here to save you.

Report: Next-gen iPod Touch to feature 5MP camera

Apple's next-gen iPod Touch will reportedly feature an advanced, forward-facing 5MP camera capable of shooting HD video at 720p.

Disney acquires iPhone game maker Tapulous

The owners of Tapulous, a small company that made a handful of addictive music games for the iPhone, have landed one of the best opportunities in all of entertainment: a buyout from Disney.

Kindle books gain embedded video - but only for Apple users

Amazon is to include embedded audio and video in its Kindle books - but not for those that use its own hardware.

iPhone Dev-Team jailbreaks iOS 4 for 3GS

The iPhone Dev-Team has successfully jailbroken Apple's recently launched iOS 4 for the 3GS, 3G and second-gen iPod Touch.

Dude, find my iPhone!

Apple has introduced an app that allows users to track down their lost or stolen iPads, iPhones and iPod Touches. 

Adobe and Greystripe circumvent Apple Flash ban

Adobe and Greystripe have announced a joint initiative to circumvent Apple's heavy-handed mobile Flash ban.

Appular launches first HTML5 iPhone game demo

Appular has launched the first HTML5 iPhone game demo. 

The title - dubbed Hand of Greed - features intense, blade strewn action, along with touch screen controls, fluid animations and dynamic lighting effects.