TuneIn Radio Pro, Yelp, Spotify

updated 09:37 am EST, Thu February 28, 2013 | Posted in iPhone Apps

TuneIn Radio Pro 3.4 ($5) - TuneIn is a music streaming service that allows users to access more than 70,000 radio stations and 2 million on-demand programs. In addition, the Pro version offers recording capabilities that includes the option to set timed recording for favorite programs. Version 3.4 introduces a new TuneIn Live for iPad feature, which presents a range of album artwork and show titles that flip every time something new starts. Chevy drivers with MyLink can also now access TuneIn directly from their dashboards. [Download - 11.6MB]

Yelp 6.5 (free) - Yelp can help users find businesses, including bars, restaurants, and cafes, near their current location. The software offers a number of filters for narrowing searches based on neighborhood, distance, price, and what's open. In v6.5, the iPad business page has been updated with more of an emphasis on business photos. Users can also now see which friends are checked into businesses directly from search results, as well as if a business will be closing soon or is just about to open. [Download - 18.2MB]

Spotify 0.6 (free) - Spotify is a music streaming service that provides users with access to more than 15 million tracks. Radio streaming is a free service offered to all US residents, while on-demand streaming can be unlocked by upgrading to Spotify Premium. A brand new interface featuring a navigation sidebar has been introduced in the latest release, along with a Now Playing bar that lets users always see what they are listening to along the bottom of the app. Switching tracks can be done by swiping along the Now Playing Bar, while tapping it will bring up more information about the current track. [Download - 18.5MB]

Waze 3.6 (free) - Waze is a community-based mapping and navigation app that can help users find the best route to their destination based on traffic data added by other users. The v3.6 update adds the option to report road closures in real time, which will then automatically reroute other users around it. Map clutter has also been reduced by showing only relevant road names, and the gas prices popup has been updated. [Download - 27.4MB]

Bad Piggies 1.2 ($1) - Bad Piggies is a puzzle game from Rovio where players must construct different devices to help the pigs steal eggs from the Angry Birds. Version 1.2 introduces 30 new Flight in the Night levels where players must attempt to sneak past the napping Angry Birds without waking them. Additionally, the update also includes six Road Hogs time trials, a brand new sandbox, and six new achievements. [Download - 50.9MB]

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