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By Simon Burns On 27 Feb, 2011 At 09:49 PM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 0 Comments

Every weekend, we will be taking a look at a few Android Widgets, which for some are the star of Google’s mobile operating system. They are certainly one of the big differentiating factors between Android and some of the other big players out there, but they are also not infallible. Like other mobile apps, they […]


By Simon Burns On 24 Feb, 2011 At 02:29 PM | Categorized As iPhone, Reviews | With 2 Comments

Innovation is a rare quality these days, particularly in some of the genre staples of the big app stores. One of those genres that has suffered from a host of pointless and generic releases has been the quiz game. They tend to either be simple apps with just lists of questions or sometimes coated in […]


By Simon Burns On 21 Feb, 2011 At 09:28 PM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 0 Comments

So, after what seems like years of waiting, not to mention a month later than PopCap indicated, Bejeweled 2 finally lands on Google’s Android platform. Bejeweled is the classic match three puzzler. Presented with a screen full of multi-coloured jewels, the idea is to slide the jewels in one of four directions, swapping with the […]


By Simon Burns On 21 Feb, 2011 At 12:26 AM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 2 Comments

Flight Control has, since it’s original release on iPhone, has been converted to many formats, and has sold millions of copies. There has even been a version for PlayStation Move. So, what’s all the fuss about? Well, Flight Control is a simple game, where the aim is to guide planes to their runways safely. The […]


By Simon Burns On 20 Feb, 2011 At 11:01 AM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 0 Comments

Every weekend, we will be taking a look at a few Android Widgets, which for some are the star of Google’s mobile operating system. They are certainly one of the big differentiating factors between Android and some of the other big players out there, but they are also not infallible. Like other mobile apps, they […]


By Samantha Myers On 17 Feb, 2011 At 08:14 PM | Categorized As iPhone, Reviews | With 2 Comments

I wasn’t quite sure when I saw this for the first time, as I thought it was a little game that I had seen on Facebook, but when I saw the game running I thought I’d would give it go and boy am I glad I did! The aim of the game is similar to […]


By Simon Burns On 16 Feb, 2011 At 10:09 PM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 2 Comments

It’s a sign of the growing importance of game for mobile devices that both of the big soccer games are now available in a form very close to their big console cousins. The mobile version of FIFA, however has disappointed me, not seeming as big a jump forward as the console versions have been in […]


By Simon Burns On 13 Feb, 2011 At 10:06 PM | Categorized As Android, Reviews | With 2 Comments

Every weekend, we will be taking a look at a few Android Widgets, which for some are the star of Google’s mobile operating system. They are certainly one of the big differentiating factors between Android and some of the other big players out there, but they are also not infallible. Like other mobile apps, they […]


By Simon Burns On 12 Feb, 2011 At 08:09 PM | Categorized As Reviews, WebOS | With 2 Comments

BeamOut is essentially a mix between Arkanoid and Pinball, except you are in control of the ‘ball’ the whole time. And there are no paddles. And no flippers. And the ball is a UFO. You play the part of a UFO stranded on Earth, with the aim to clear each level of sheep and blocks […]


By Simon Burns On 8 Feb, 2011 At 11:21 PM | Categorized As iPad, Reviews | With 2 Comments

Well, now this is different. A strategy game at heart, this title sees you take control of a spacecraft and go explore the universe to make your fortune. Sound’s a lot like the classic Elite, or even something like Warpgate? Well, it is based around the same concepts of trading, exploring and combat, but whereas […]


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