Indian App Accelerator is great news for devs and Apple alike


iPhone India
Seriously, why aren't these app development centers everywhere?
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Facebook brings GIF creation to its iPhone app


You can now use Facebook's iOS app to make and share GIFs.
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Facebook has quietly added the ability to make, save, and share GIFs using the built-in camera in its iOS app.

The feature is the latest camera-related upgrade Facebook has added in its efforts to take on socially-oriented, photo and video-sharing apps like Snapchat. Facebook added its mobile camera earlier this year, alongside an assortment of frames and reactive filters.

The Walking Dead: March to War for iOS gets zombie-licious teaser trailer


This game adds some multiplayer strategy to your survival horror.
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If you’re a fan of zombies with your mobile gaming, you may want to check out the first gameplay trailer for the upcoming iOS and Android game The Walking Dead: March to War.

A sprawling multiplayer strategy game set in the ruins of zombie-ridden Washington D.C., it looks a whole lot of fun. If the developers’ previous game Game of Thrones Ascent is anything to go by, it should certainly live up to its promise, too! Watch the trailer below.

Budget smartwatches, smart nightlights and more [Crowdfund Roundup]


Edge case for iPhone
Edge case adds light to your iPhone alerts.
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Crowdfund Roundup bugiPhone cases don’t have to be boring and unpractical. With Edge, you get cool LEDs that notify you of incoming alerts for any app, let you keep an eye on battery levels at a glance, and more.

It’s just one of the awesome ideas in this week’s Crowdfund Roundup. We also have an ultra-affordable Android Wear smartwatch, the world’s smartest nightlight, the coolest e-bike ever, and a high-quality and affordable 3D printer.

Omnigraffle 3 reinvents shareware for iOS


omnigraffle shareware
Omnigroup has started offering 2-week trials on its $50-100 iOS apps.
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Street Fighter IV: Champion Edition hadokens its way into the App Store


Street Fighter
Ryu going to download this later today?
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These iPhone storage gadgets are perfect for data hogs [Review]


iPhone storage
Three great gadgets with different ways to back up your iPhone files.
Photo: David Pierini/Cult of Mac

A friend emailed me with an iPhone crisis. The storage capacity on her iPhone 6 was full and she was unable to shoot pictures or videos. She needed space fast.

I walked her through the steps on how to purchase additional space on iCloud. But I also said I had a few devices that plug into the phone and allow her to quickly offload their data. She asked that I stand by.