Articles and Reviews by Andrew Portela

iFish - Fishing On Your iPhone

Fishing has a way for humans to get food for thousands of years. It wasn't developed into sport until more recently and now there are professional competitions of fishing. iFish is a very simple game and easy to get the hang of, but unfortunately because of that it gets boring fairly quickly. 

Andrew Portela rated this app 3.0/5 | Category:

Sudoku Guru Leads the Way Toward Number Nirvana

The modern game of sudoku was developed in the end of the 1970's and garnered a large following in Japan during the 80's where it got it's name Sudoku, meaning single number.  Sudoku became popular world wide somewhere in 2005. 

Andrew Portela rated this app 4.5/5 | Category:

THTouch Texas Hold'em Poker Application

Texas Hold'em poker has been an extremely popular version of poker.  Recently it became the most played game of poker and often involves professionals and amateurs playing for large amounts of cash.

Andrew Portela rated this app 4.5/5 | Category: ,

Sudoku (Free) Adds up to Good Times

Buy Sudoku (Free) on the App StoreSudoku has been a favored pastime for newpaper-gamers for a long time.  Usually right next to the crossword, it offers a game of numbers that is easier to conquer. For those of you who don't know what sudoku is, it involves 9 large boxes which has another 9 boxes inside each large box.

Andrew Portela rated this app 4.5/5 | Category: , ,

Mobile Banking Apps Let Users Track Their Finances Securely

Buy Bank of America - Mobile Banking on the App StoreOn the scene for a while now, Bank of America was one of the first banks to get out an application for the iPhone.  I remember having their application when it was just a web app.  Not much has changed since it was a web app. 


Jailbreaking Firmware 2.2. Is It Still Necessary?

It has recently been announced that firmware 2.2 for the iPhone has been jailbroken. For the free minds and geeks of our country this is more appealing than ever. For those of you who don’t know, jailbreaking of iPhones started with the very first firmware to come out. 


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