Friday, May 7, 2010

This Week in iPhone and iPad News - May 7/2010

Physics 101 - UIKit app with Box2D for Gravity A great tutorial on using Box2D for your next physics based iPhone app.

Apple Quietly Fixes iPad's Broken App Store Revealing 1,422 Games A recent change to the iTunes App Store has uncovered a large collection of previously unseen games for the iPad.

Apple Is Pushing A Secret "VIP" Ad Program for iPhone Apps Apple has released new information regarding their new iAds program a part of which is aimed at developers who will use iPhone ads to drive downloads/purchases for their own apps.

iPad Is Destroying Netbook Sales Recent financial figures is showing how profound of an effect the iPad is having on netbook sales.

Evidence Shows iPhone HD's Ability to Shoot in...HD More details surrounding the next iPhone reveal the possibility for HD image capture.

Future iPhone Might Include Heart Rate Monitors Apple has applied for a patent that would allow for an integrated sensor to send cardiac activity to the iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.