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By Simon Burns On 17 Oct, 2014 At 10:01 AM | Categorized As Android, Featured, Reviews | With 0 Comments
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Hostelworld.com is a fabulous site that caters specifically to those seeking hostels in a variety of countries. It offers up quite a variety of services and options, and it now has a companion Android app to go along with it. The app is actually even better than the Website and offers up some interesting and […]


By Simon Burns On 13 Oct, 2014 At 04:45 PM | Categorized As Featured, iPad, iPhone, Reviews | With 0 Comments
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Pick1, available for iPhone and iPad through the Apple iTunes App Store, is a great way of finding shared interests and taste similarities between friends and family in a neatly visual way. The app aims to build bridges between you and others by connecting you via shared choices and tastes, with an interesting take on […]


By Brihanna Watson On 4 Oct, 2014 At 12:02 AM | Categorized As Featured, iPhone, Reviews | With 0 Comments
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Though iPhone is known for having one of the best mobile cameras out there, the option for more control is always something that is lacking. With the iOS 8 update, Apple has added several options that were previously only available in third-party apps. The new capability of adding editing permissions directly in iPhone’s photo editor […]


By Simon Burns On 3 Sep, 2014 At 04:47 PM | Categorized As Android, Featured, Reviews | With 0 Comments
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Tower defence games are ten a penny on the various smartphone platforms these days, and with so many of them being nothing more than re-skinned clones of previous games, it is becoming increasingly difficult to find the occasional gem. Thankfully, we have discovered one of the best tower defense games we have ever played at The […]


By Simon Burns On 22 Aug, 2014 At 10:08 AM | Categorized As Featured, iPhone, Reviews | With 0 Comments
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Every now and then, we review an app or service that outdoes the offerings from Apple themselves. It is rare, but there are talented teams of developers that can beat Apple at its own game, and luckily, Tenorshare’s iPhone Data Recovery Tool really shows Apple how to do backups properly with iOS. Usually, backups on […]


By Brihanna Watson On 22 Aug, 2014 At 04:34 AM | Categorized As Featured, iPhone, Reviews | With 0 Comments
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Children’s apps are an important section of the App Store. Not only do the apps provide parents with a way to occupy their children, it is a great outlet for young minds to learn. If they must be occupied by an electronic device, why not teach those spongy young brains. Kids Tiles aims to teach […]


By Brihanna Watson On 27 Jul, 2014 At 05:48 AM | Categorized As Featured, iPhone, Reviews | With 0 Comments
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Taking digital photos is a very important part of the mobile community. When it comes to a new phone, a camera is a must have. The camera in your pocket is so convenient for all of the moments that are most important in your life. The problem is you end up filling up all your […]


By Simon Burns On 26 Jul, 2014 At 02:59 PM | Categorized As Android, Featured, Reviews | With 0 Comments
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Side on fighting games have never, truly worked on touch screen devices. Yes, there have been a few notable strong efforts over the last few years, from some absolutely massive developers, such as Capcom and Namco. The problem, as far as I can see it, is that there are few truly talented developers creating fighting […]


By Simon Burns On 10 Jul, 2014 At 11:32 AM | Categorized As Android, Featured, Featured Reviews, Reviews | With 0 Comments
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Guess The Word, or Tidy Up as it is otherwise known, available for Android through the Google Play Store, is an addictive and moreish treat that deserves a lot of attention as an interesting puzzle word game with added social elements and a real feeling of progression. The game stars Terry the penguin, who appears […]


By Simon Burns On 8 Jul, 2014 At 07:01 PM | Categorized As Featured, Featured Reviews, iPhone, Reviews | With 0 Comments
simple ball iphone

I have to be honest, I wasn’t expecting much from Simple Ball. It looks almost too simple for its own good, and I thought it would be just a poorer cousin of many other similar games that I have covered here at The Smartphone App Review. Well, as it turns out, I was completely wrong, […]