Betaworks has launched a new project and app called #Homescreen. The app allows you to share your Home screen with other iPhone users, while the website allows you to view shared screens and discover new apps.
Instapaper has been updated, bringing some of the enhancements to the iPad that came first to the iPhone in September, including a new look and feel. Instapaper for iPad has a new color scheme, new sections, and some other enhancements as well. The same sorting and filtering capabilities found on the iPhone are also now found on the iPad.
Betaworks has pushed out an update to addictive iOS favorite Dots, that for a one-time in-app purchase of $1.99 brings an all new Endless game mode. As it sounds, Endless mode is free of time limits, free of move quantity limitations, just load up and keep on playing. Perfect to earn those dots to buy yourself all the power ups you can handle.
Marco Arment, creator of popular read-it-later service Instapaper, has sold a majority stake in the service to Betaworks. Arment was concerned that he alone was not able to give Instapaper the attention that it needed going forward, determining that to remain healthy, it would need a full team of developers.