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VLC For Android Now Supports Background Video Playback

05/03/2015, VLC is one of the world’s most beloved media players. It’s used by millions of people around the world on a wide variety of platforms, this open-source media player is the darling of many. The official VLC app for Android has been updated...

YouTube Kids Updated With Voice Search And Full-Screen Mode

05/03/2015, A couple of months back the YouTube for Kids app emerged on the scene, the app aims to make it safer for children to access YouTube and watch age-appropriate content without venturing too deep into the world’s largest online video streaming website....

Microsoft Band Will Soon Support Third-Party Apps

04/30/2015, The Microsoft Band is a fitness tracker from Microsoft that despite its somewhat quiet launch, proved to be a pretty hot device, so much so that many customers were having a hard time trying to get ahold of it. However if there was one limitation to the...

ACLU Launches App To Securely Record Law Enforcement Encounters

04/30/2015, In the past few months, there seems to be an increase in reports and video footage of police using excessive force especially when it is uncalled for, and especially in situations that might not warrant it. As such many have turned to recording law...

Apple, IBM To Work With Japan Post To Address The Elderly’s Needs

04/30/2015, When Apple and IBM announced their partnership last year, it would see a push into the enterprise market for Apple. It seems that not only would it push Apple into the enterprise in the US, but now it looks like it will be headed to Japan in a recent...

How To Backup Android Phones

04/30/2015, Backing up your phone is a sound decision that will help you in the future. Android phones are definitely not made of Adamantium and a good strike can easily make them useless. Accidents with phones happen more often than you think. What if you slip your...

Amazon Instant Video For iOS Finally Supports HD Streaming

04/30/2015, Amazon customers who subscribe to the $99 per year Prime program also get access to the company’s online video streaming service called Amazon Instant Video. It offers a huge collection of TV shows and movies aside from the original content produced...

Evernote Introduces Plus Subscription Tier, Cheaper Than Premium

04/29/2015, Evernote is a handy app for those who love taking notes, storing receipts, or scanning documents into digital form and having it synced across multiple devices and platforms. However the free tier of Evernote might be a bit too restrictive for some users...

Office For iPad Will Get Add-Ins Support, Android To Follow Later

04/29/2015, Users who have used Microsoft Office for the desktop are probably familiar with add-ins. Essentially one could think of add-ins for Office as how extensions are for browsers where users can add more features and functionality to the app that might make...

Airbnb App For Tablets Finally Arrives

04/29/2015, Airbnb has long offered mobile applications for iOS and Android but it has taken its sweet time to come up with one that supports tablets as well. The property rental company has finally released an app that’s compatible with tablets, it brings a...

BBM For iPhone Returns To The App Store

04/29/2015, Late last night the BlackBerry Messenger for iPhone app was mysteriously pulled from the App Store. It didn’t make any sense since the app has been available for download through the App Store for quite some time now, some chalked it up as a glitch...

Apple Watch May Soon Let You Shop From The Apple Store

04/29/2015, There are apps available right now for people who want to shop using the Apple Watch, as one tech reviewer found out as he accidently purchased an Xbox One while filming an Apple Watch demo. Aside from Amazon, Target is yet another major retailer that...

Windows 10 Could End Up Supporting Android Apps [Rumor]

04/29/2015, While there has been a case made for not having as many apps in the Windows Phone Store compared to the iTunes App Store and Google Play, users like variety. If this app doesn’t suit you, at least users will have more choices and options to find the one...

Apple Requires Medical Research Apps To Get Ethics Board Approval

04/29/2015, Earlier this month Apple made ResearchKit available to medical researchers. For those who are unfamiliar with ResearchKit, basically it’s a framework that has been designed for those in the medical and health industry to create apps that will be able to...