Category: iPhone

Newsify RSS Reader

At a Glance: Newsify’s New App Icon

Newsify — the beautiful RSS Reader has released Version 4.9 on the App Store this week and introduces a new App Icon, along with support for iOS 11 and watchOS 4. We first wrote about this app back in 2012 and it’s good to see this fresh new icon on the app. Newsify is available Free with Ads on the App Store. About these At a Glance posts: ‘At a Glance’ is a new type of post we’re introducing on...

SMS Shield — SMS Spam Filtering App for iPhone and iPad

SMS Shield — SMS Spam Filtering Comes to iOS 11

Of the many new features and enhancements that Apple has introduced in iOS 11, its SMS Spam filtering capability is what I’ve been most excited about since the announcement at WWDC 2017. SMS Spam has bothered me over the last several years and it was disappointing to see Apple completely ignore the native SMS app at WWDC every year. Unlike email, where you can at least access your inbox via 3rd party apps, SMS is something that is only available...

iA Writer for iPhone

At a Glance: iA Writer 5 for iPhone

About these At a Glance posts: ‘At a Glance’ is a new type of post we’re introducing on Beautiful Pixels. These will usually be short posts with little to no text content, and will feature a quick look at something new we’ve spotted that we think our readers will enjoy.

Dribbble App

Dribbble’s Official App Now Supports Uploading Shots

Dribbble’s official iOS app, which we wrote about back in June, has now added the ability for users to upload shots to their profiles. The folks at Dribbble had promised that this feature was coming in a subsequent release and they dropped Version 1.1 earlier this week that rolls out this feature to all invited users of Dribbble. You can share content from the clipboard, Camera Roll, iCloud and even Dropbox. The app now offers an Upload button so that...

The Atlantic App for iPhone and iPad

The Atlantic’s New App for iPhone and iPad

The Atlantic — one of the web’s most popular publications has recently launched an all new version of their iOS app. Although The Atlantic has had an iOS app since 2010, the new app, available for iPhone and iPad, was complete rewritten to focus on a better reading experience and easier access to the content published by The Atlantic. I’ve been trying out the app over the last few days and it really does offer an exceptional reading experience on...

Ramp Champ

Ramp Champ — The Classic iPhone Game Returns to the App Store

Ramp Champ is one of the fondest memories I have of gaming on my iPhone. It is one of the few games that I have spent my money on as soon as I saw it. Ramp Champ made its debut on the App Store back in 2009 and was an instant hit. Co-developed by the folks at The Iconfactory in partnership with DS Media Labs, Ramp Champ’s design was absolutely incredible at the time and the game was an absolute...