Android App Size Limit Now Upto 4GB

android logoSo you launched the Android market application, and downloaded a game that was on sale for a limited time, say, you downloaded a small file of around 25MB, only to discover that 200 MBs were waiting to be downloaded from inside the game. You don’t like this and probably neither does everyone. So what should Google do to fix this? Increase the Android market App size limit of course! And thats exactly what they did. The limit to the size of downloadable Applications has now been raised from as little as 50MB upto a massive 4GB! Thats right folks, games of upto 4GB can now be downloaded from the Android market itself, good riddance to those in-app downloads. Read More

‘Things’ Receives A Much Needed Update

‘Things’ is one of the most popular to-do Apps on the iPhone, iPad and Mac and the developers of ‘Things’, Cultured Code, have been doing a large amount of research and development preparation for their new addition to the service. Things Cloud. This software has been in private beta testing for nearly a year now and has now been made available for public beta test. Some say that this will potentially iron out more issues that users could be experiencing with this product as there are a lot of ‘power’ users out there that may not have known about the private beta or just didn’t get invited to participate in it. Read More

Resources for Design and Inspiration for App Developers


This post has been presented to you by the developers of the amazing application “Par-Tee” You can watch the trailer video of the App here, and get it from the App Store.

Apple Developer Tools

The Apple Developer Tools are essential if you want to develop iOS applications, or Mac apps, or Safari web apps. If you want to make apps, this is the first thing you need to know, especially if you’ve never made one before.

First off you need an Intel-based Mac (any Mac from the last few years). You can get these second hand, or buy directly from Apple – it’s your choice. If you’re a student, you may even qualify for a special discount if you buy directly from Apple on their website, through your college or university’s internet connection, or you call them up. Read More

5 Incredible Design Tips for App Developers

ios designThis post has been presented to you by the developers of the amazing application “Par-Tee” You can watch the trailer video of the App here, and get it from the App Store.

The world of app development has been somewhat of a promised land for developers lately, especially after seeing some amazing rags-to-riches stories. However, it can be easy to get an app wrong and the people who buy from the App Store are often the most critical, dishing out poor ratings to apps with minor bugs, even if it cost less than a journey on the bus.
After their release of Par-Tee, the world’s first augmented reality golf game in late August, Adam Sideserf and Silvertech Studios’ Tom Millson give their top five tips on making a great app.

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