Entertainment apps range from the silly to the sublime. For a list of our favorites, check out AppCraver’s Editor Picks of the Best Entertainment Apps for iPhone and iPad, or read on for today’s news and reviews of entertainment applications for iOS devices.
Fakebook for iPhone: Pranksters Use Status Updates to Fool Unsuspecting Victims
YourFav recently announced the launch of Fakebook, the ultimate Facebook pranking mobile app for iPhone or iPod touch.With Fakebook, users create a fake Facebook status update or photo submission prior to showing their victim, then fool them into thinking it was really posted to Facebook.
iWavit TVAid Hopes to Become Ultimate Universal Remote for iPad, iPhone and iPod touch
The newest addition to the ThinkOptics' series of "Virtual Remote Control" apps, iWavit TVAid combines the functionality of a conventional remote control with the convenience of a built-in electronic program guide.
Fly Bird HD Flies Free, Lands in the App Store
Fly Bird HD 1.0, the newest release from Blue Onion Soft, Inc, landed in the App Store last week. Already the No. 1 game in five countries, Fly Bird HD is available for free on the iPhone and iPad.
My Virtual Boyfriend charms his way into the App Store
WET Productions today is pleased to announce that My Virtual Boyfriend, has been approved and is now available on the iTunes app store. From the Creators of the hit iPhone game, My Virtual Girlfriend, comes the eagerly anticipated male dating simulation game for iPhone and iPad, My Virtual Boyfriend.
Pirate Physics: The Stealathon of Captain Roll Ball
Tech Bla Solutions Ltd., a mobile application and game developer, today is pleased to announce the release of its first ever physics based game Pirate Physics on iOS. This is their first in the series of other physics game that they aim to launch soon.
Walmart Brings VUDU's Movie Streaming Service to iPad
Walmart announced today the launch of VUDU for the iPad. VUDU, a leading subscription-free, video-on-demand movie service and wholly owned subsidiary of Walmart stores, has optimized the navigation experience of VUDU.com to enable millions of iPad owners to rent or buy entertainment content and then stream it easily through any iPad browser.
Bro Lifelife App Partners With How I Met Your Mother Fan Page for Contest
Want a wingman in your pocket? “There's an app for that.” Bro Lifeline is loaded with fake background sounds, pick-up lines, pep talks, and excuses that are all designed to help guys out.
New iPhone App Makes Anyone an Instant Celebrity
A new mobile app called "Fan Mail" turns anyone who downloads it into an instant celebrity complete with legions of adoring fans.
"Movie Stars, Pop Stars, TV Stars, and Athletes get tons of fan mail everyday," explains Mark Kaye, a radio host and the developer of "Fan Mail." "Wouldn't it be great if teachers, doctors, volunteers, and everyone else got fan mail too?
Let your kids discover the magic of Paint 2.0 for the iOS
ABCiSoft, a burgeoning mobile application developer, was excited today to announce the launch of an updated version of Paint for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This artistically innovative app provides users with a variety of digital canvas options to draw on.
Game Critic - Your Free, Fun + Social Game Review Aggregator
Game Critic is an iPhone/iPod Touch app that provides information and reviews on thousands of game titles on all major platforms including: PS3, XBox360, WII, PC, DS and PSP. It offers advanced refinement and instant search features to locate games quickly and easily.
GIF SHOP iPhone App Makes Gif Animation Simple and Easy
We've all seen them. Those images and pictures that look like they are dancing, smiling or doing wacky little gestures and motions.
If you did a quick Internet search you could most likely figure out how to make them, but the GIF SHOP iPhone app wants to make it even easier to create and edit looping animated .gif animations, upload to Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr all while mobile.
Animation Desk for iPad Wins App Next 2011 Best Tablet App Award
Kdan Mobile Software announced that its entertainment app, Animation Desk for iPad, has won the Best Tablet App Award of App Next 2011, an annual competition held by Business Next Magazine to honor the best mobile applications of the year.
FB Friends Quiz Asks How Well Do You Know Your Facebook Friends?
iOSDeveloperz today is pleased to introduce FB Friends Quiz 1.0, for iPhone now in the App Store. How well do you know your Facebook Friends? FB Friends Quiz iPhone App aims to test your knowledge about your Facebook Friends.
Get the Dish with Big Brother Hamster Soup Season 13
With CBS’s Big Brother 13 in full swing, fans of the summer reality series are soaking up this season’s twists and plots like the summer sun. Who among the remaining house guests will stay and who will go next?
djay Takes Mixing a Party Playlist to New Level
An outstanding party playlist is irrevocably the most important part of the evening. It sets the tone for the night and can turn your shindig into a chest pounding, musical masterpiece or consequently, it can also turn the party into a "Hey, can we get that to go..." mass exodus.