Every single day thousands of applications flood the the open doors of Apple's App Store. Some are genuinely good while others are trash that someone has created simply to squeeze a few bucks out of, which causes many of the deserving applications to slip under the view of a casual App Store user. Therefore, in order to shed light on these underrated applications, iPhone Alley has begun to highlight any hidden gems hiding within the arsenal of applications the App Store currently hosts. Whether you're the kind seeking a worthwhile game to waste some time, or you're in search of an intuitive utility that bests every other, these weekly guides are your ultimate resource for finding apps that have slipped under the general radar of App Store users.
In the days since the iPad's announcement, there's been no end to the number of questions about what it can do and how it works. One of the questions I had was how many icons would fit in the iPad's dock. Most of the demos and screen shots show four icons, but surely with all that extra screen real estate it should be able to fit more. As it turns out, the iPad actually allows up to six icons in the dock, a whopping two more than the iPhone.
It's not much, but it's progress!