07 Jul '11, 7am

Local iPad app is tops on Apple's iTunes App store

Two NUS students have developed a Facebook application for Apple's iPads that became the top-seller in iTunes App Store just four months after its launch. National University of Singapore's (NUS) School of Computing students Mr Jason Dinh Ba Thanh and Mr Nguyen Huy Toan, like many other youths, spend hours on social networking site Facebook every day. When Mr Thanh and Mr Nguyen, both of Vietnamese descent, bought their iPads last year, they were disappointed there was no official Facebook application for iPads. And while there were third party Facebook apps, these had limited functions and were not user friendly. To fix that problem, the duo decided to create their own version of a Facebook app for iPads. And they did that in just one month. Their application, called Pica, was launched in December 2010 and became the top-selling application in Apple's iTunes App Store, be...

Full article: http://www.todayonline.com/TechandDigital/Digital/EDC1107...

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