updated 05:10 pm EDT, Thu May 14, 2009
Gameloft New York Nights
In brief: My New iPhone, a guide to using the iPhone, will be updated in July following the release of the new iPhone operating system. The current edition can be purchased as a PDF at a reduced price and anyone who pre-orders the new edition will receive this PDF edition for free. Readdle has also announced a sale that offers its ReaddleDocs iPhone application for $5. The application allows users to store files and documents on the iPhone and view them with a built-in document viewer. Meanwhile, Gameloft has released several new screenshots and a trailer for its upcoming game, New York Nights: Success in the City. The game is a life simulation and starts with players arriving in New York trying to start a new and successful life.
No Starch Press is now offering several deals on the current edition of My New iPhone to coincide with the upcoming release of the next edition. The new edition is set to release this July and will add extra information pertaining to the iPhone OS 3.0 release. Anyone interested in the new release can per-order it now and will receive a free electronic copy of the current edition. The electronic version of the current edition is also currently being sold for at a reduced price of $10 and a large portion of the book has been posted on Scribd for free access.
Readdle has announced that it is currently holding a sale on its document and file management application for the iPhone, ReaddleDocs. The application is currently available for $5 representing a 50% price reduction from its usual price and will be available at this price until Sunday, May.17th. Readdle has also announced that it has submitted version 1.5 of ReaddleDocs to the App Store for review. The new version will be able to properly display iWork '09 documents and upload files to WebDAV enabled online file storage systems such as Apple's MobileMe iDisk.
Gameloft recently released several screenshots and a trailer for its upcoming iPhone game, New York Nights: Success in the City. Players start the game by arriving in New York City where the main character is hoping to find success. The game then plays out as a simulation providing players with life choices that affect the outcome of the game. New York Nights includes six famous neighborhoods including Times Square, Chinatown, and Central Park and a number of NPC's that can be interacted with.