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FastMail's New Mobile Web App Is Faster Than Your Native Email Client

Looking for an email alternative? Consider FastMail, and its super-fast Web app. Beta Set To Bring High-Quality HTML5 Web Apps has launched a limited, private beta, according to recent reports.

Street View Is Back And Here's How To Get It

On today's show we're walking down the streets of Hollywood and Paris on our iOS device, since Google's Street View is back.

Manage Your Permissions With This Simple Site

In a nutshell, mypermissions helps you track the sites you've given access to, by giving you a direct link to the relevant pages of eight of the most popular permissions-granting sites.

Create Personalized Quizzes And Surveys With Tabletquiz

Tabletquiz is a neat concept. It offers some useful features, such as the ability to include picture, video, or audio. However, its user interface could still use a bit of polish. It's been proven that Web apps can be successful outside of Apple's App Store ecosystem. But the installation process for Tabletquiz involves a number of tedious steps, which most casual quiz/survey takers won't want to take.

Web App Allows You To Fake Siri Messages

There has been much fascination with the things that Siri says. Now, you can put words in Siri's virtual mouth. A Web app has been released on which allows users to create their own conversations with Siri.

The Financial Times Infographic Celebrates One Million Registered Users

As previously reported, The Financial Times chose to eschew the App Store in favor of a Web app for the iPhone and iPad. It has done well. It has done so well, in fact, that it now celebrates its one millionth registered user.

Reuters: Financial Times' Web App Has Attracted More Than 700,000 Readers

Back in June, the Financial Times decided to ditch the App Store and produced a Web app, due to Apple's controversial in-app subscription policy. Now, in a report recently publish by Reuters, it is claimed that the Web app has attracted over 700,000 readers, making it more popular than the iOS application was before it was removed from the App Store.

Gmail Mobile Web App Gets Updated: Adds Retina Display Support And Pull To Refresh

Google has recently updated its Gmail mobile Web app, adding a "pull to refresh" feature and support for the Retina display.

Rumor: Apple Isn't Afraid Of "Project Spartan," Will Even Lend A Hand

According to a recent report, Apple "is not afraid of [Facebook's Project Spartan] at all," and the company is even rumored to be "lending some minor support."

Home Screen Web Apps Zoom In iOS 5 - Apple Adds Support For JavaScript Nitro

In iOS 5, Apple has given the a boost. Read on to find out how.

Twitter Rolling Out More Realistic Web App Based On Newest HTML 5 Standards

With its completely rebuilt mobile web interface, Twitter's looking good on more than just the iPhone.

Google Adds "Undo" Bar To Gmail Web App

Google has recently added an "undo" bar to its web app for iOS and Android devices. You can navigate to the web app by heading over to in Safari on your iOS device.

Old-School Sierra Classics To Hit iPad As Unofficial Web Apps

If you're a fan of old school video games, then you're in for a treat. Because one avid fan has promised to bring the Sierra classics of the '80s to the Apple iPad, as web apps. And, what's more, a multiplayer feature is also planned. Read on to find out more...

Make Web Apps Look More Native With The AppMode Bookmarklet

A lot of Web Apps don't include a feature that allows you to save them to your home screen and then launch in full screen mode. Well, here is a little workaround that will allow you do it anyway.

OpenAppMkt: Download Web Apps, App Store Style

If you enjoy downloading the odd web app every now and again, be sure to take a look at OpenAppMkt, the App Store for web apps!

U.S. Government Releases More Content For iDevices

Among the developers releasing more and more content for the iPhone is the U.S. government. In fact, they just released two new iOS apps and two new web apps that might interest you.