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Instant messaging apps update for iPhone 3.0

Three key instant messaging apps for the iPhone and iPod touch have been updated to take advantage of background push notification. AIM is now at v3.0.1, and relying on push technology can inform users of messages even when using another app. The update also enables notifications through SMS, implements fixes bugs, and lets users stay logged in for up to 24 hours. The paid version adds landscape…



id reveals Doom Resurrection for iPhone

id Software and partner Escalation Studios are preparing a new Doom game built exclusively for the iPhone and iPod touch, according to id founder John Carmack. Called Doom Resurrection, the first-person shooter features original levels with art taken from id’s Doom 3 for the PC. Players control general aim and movement by tilting, and fire weapons by tapping the screen. The game’s story is set …