• iPhone Apps

    iMafia: Criminal Enterprise Gameplay Needs More Polish

    Social gaming has become all the rage, especially with the popularity of games like Mob Wars on Facebook. iMafia, by PlayMesh seeks to join in the fray by allowing you to grow a criminal network and share it with your friends. While there are some nice touches to iMafia, it is still a bit unpolished and buggy to be fully recommended. In fact the biggest weakness of iMafia was less the gameplay and more having to deal with network connection. For example, most of the commands require the game to connect to the network, which can result in some rather annoying wait times. It leads to a slowdown in game…

  • iPhone Apps

    GAIN Fitness Builds Custom Workouts for iPhone

    Fitness is a multi-billion dollar industry. While there is an absorbent amount of “As Seen On TV” health and exercise widgets and gadgets, one look on the app store and one would notice that the fitness industry has taken over there as well. Not all good though. Finding an iPhone exercise app such as GAIN Fitness where workouts can be customized to the individual was quite refreshing. The app features workouts based on certified trainers’ expertise and exercise science principles without the hassles of actually having to find a personal trainer. However, it’s always good to consult one from time to time. Beyond this, the app features over 700 exercises…