New Apple apps – Iphone, Ipad

  • July 7, 2012

This weeks notable new Apple apps  are a brand new shopping app from Marks and Spencers, a potential Angry birds killer Captain Antarctica, and the ‘official’ London guide

M&S LifestyleMarks and Spencers lifestyle app

Price: Free
Rating: 5/5
Platform: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Released: 3rd July
Version: 1.0
Size: 2.4MB

This new app from the high street store Marks& Spencers currently  has a full 5 stars!, ok it only has 26 reviews at the time of writing but with all 26 giving it a 5 star review this app must be worth checking out if you shop at M&S, or intend to.

Features include:

– Search and browse products

– Scan Barcodes in store and then make purchases online

– It has a QR code scanner

– Synchronise your shopping basket on web and mobile

– Find stores using the GPS locator

– Secure your personal shopping account details securely for quick login and purchase

– Share stuff on Facebook, Twitter and Pin Interest


Captain AntarcticaCaptain Antarctica app

Price: £0.69
Rating: 4.5/5
Platform: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Released: 5th July
Version: 1.0
Size: 41.9MB

The storyline for this brand new game involves a penguin trying to locate his kidnapped (or should that be pengknapped?) wife and children, this improbable storyline sees Captain Antarctica (the Penguin) team up with a mad scientist who provides all sorts of crazy inventions to help Captain Antarctica in his mission to find his kin.

Features include:

– HD Graphics

– Touch or Tilt control option

– 6 Locations

– Level Bosses

– Worldwide leaderboards

– Unlock bonus rewards and items


 London Official GuideOfficial London Guide app

Price: Free
Rating: 4/5
Platform: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch
Released: 2nd July
Version: 1.0
Size: 22.4MB

Just in time for the 2012 Olympics this official London city guide gives you information on London based events, entertainment , famous locations and helps you get around the city with interactive map and route planner.

Features include:

– Find events and places of cultural significance
– Walking trails that take you on a tour around some of the capitals most interesting sights
– Comprehensive event listings, where to find open spaces and places to stay in conjunction with
– Share your experiences on Facebook and Twitter