updated 12:15 pm EST, Fri November 8, 2013
TuneIn Radio update features redesign and optimization for iOS 7
TuneIn Radio, a free radio app for iOS, lets users listen to a variety of streaming radio stations features sports, news, talk, and music programming. Listeners have access to 100,000 live radio stations and two million podcasts, concerts and shows, all of which can be streamed on an iPhone, iPad and iPod. In version 5, Tunein features a redesigned interface, optimized for iOS 7. Live college basketball games can also now be accessed, including every PAC-12 game. Also included in the update are bug fixes regarding playback and streaming errors, and issues pertaining to viewing recommendations upon swiping the Now Playing screen. TuneIn Radio is available on iTunes, and can also be accessed from the web.
STM Bags releases Skinny Pro, Studio and Grip 2 cases for new iPads
STM Bags, an electronic accessories designer, has unveiled its latest cases for the iPad Air and Retina iPad mini. The Skinny Pro, Studio, and Grip 2 aim to complement the thin designs of the latest iPads while providing protection from everyday use. The Skinny Pro, made of poly-urethane with a hard shell back with snap fastener, can fold into a stable viewing or typing modes. The Studio uses a patent-pending magnetic closure and folding system which allows for a simple carry system that folds into suitable viewing and typing positions. The Grip 2 is a slim, hardshell case with a textured kickstand, propping the tablet for sturdy usage. The Skinny Pro is priced at $35 for Retina iPad mini and $40 for iPad Air, while the Studio and Grip 2 are priced at $40 and $45. All are available in a variety of colors, and can be purchased through STM's online store.