Coverage & Reviews of the Best iPhone Apps
Using iPhone Apps and the App Store
Reviews of hundreds of iPhone apps, recommendations on the best ones in over 40 categories, and tips on how to use the App Store.
Can I Get iPhone Apps Without iTunes?
It depends on what you're looking for. If you mean official iPhone apps, the answer is no. But, if you're willing to take a little risk and use apps not approved by Apple, the answer is yes.
Can I Redownload Apps Purchased from the App Store?
Accidentally deleting an iPhone app, or losing your apps due to a hardware failure or theft, can be frustrating. After all, think of all the money invested in music, movies, and apps that are gone. While it's not possible to download new copies of music or movies you've purchased from the iTunes Store, is it possible to redownload apps purchased from the App Store?
Should Users Have to Buy an iPhone App for Each Device?
On desktop operating systems, users often have to pay for each copy of a program they install (i.e., installing a program on a laptop and a desktop requires buying the program twice). Not so on the iPhone. But should that change?
446 iPhone Apps - Profiled, Discussed, and Reviewed
Check out what the About.com network has to say about hundreds of iPhone apps on dozens of topics.
What is Foursquare?
Why is everyone "checking in" everywhere?
8 eBook Reader iPod touch and iPhone Apps
A list of 8 early ebook-reader apps for the iOS.
8 Video Apps for iPod touch and iPhone
The iPhone and iPod touch have always offered users the ability to watch movies synced through iTunes – whether they’ve been purchased, rented, or ripped from DVD. With the introduction of the iPhone Apps Store, though, the range of video applications available for both devices has grown substantially.
16 Remote Control iPod touch and iPhone Apps
Transform your iPhone, iPod touch, or iPad into a remote control for your gadgets with these remote control iPhone apps.
9 Netflix-Compatible iPod touch and iPhone Apps
Before the official Netflix app, these apps were the closest an iOS device could get.
Netflix Readies New iPhone App
The Netflix iPhone app will be hitting the iTunes store soon. Find out what you'll be able to do with the new Netflix app, including streaming movies directly on your iPhone over 3G and Wi-Fi.
Progamming My First iPhone App
David Bolton, About.com's Guide to C/C++/C#, shares his experiences in writing this first iPhone app.