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AIM Has Officially Shut Down, Marks The End Of An Era

12/15/2017, For those who are old enough to remember, back in the early days of the internet before the likes of Skype, WhatsApp, LINE, Viber, WeChat, and Snapchat, there existed other instant messenger platforms like IRC, Yahoo Messenger, ICQ, and of course one of...

Skype Introduces ‘Interviews Scheduler’ Feature

12/14/2017, Skype’s video calls are useful for all kinds of situations, whether it be to catch up with friends and family while abroad, speaking to loved ones like your children, holding office/group meetings, and so on. It can and has also been successfully used...

Spotify’s New Three-Tab Interface Will Make Things Simpler

12/14/2017, It’s not uncommon for Spotify to make minor tweaks to the user interface of its Android app from time to time. However, according to a new report, it appears that the company is now testing a significant UI change for its Android app. It appears...

Microsoft Testing Xbox Party Chat On Smartphones

12/14/2017, When it was asked why Nintendo is choosing to release a smartphone app for communications for its Switch platform, the company justified it by saying that this is because we carry our smartphones everywhere, meaning that we don’t have to worry about...

Microsoft’s Seeing AI App Updated With Handwriting Recognition

12/14/2017, Earlier this year, Microsoft launched an app called Seeing AI that was aimed at those who are visually impaired. What the app does is that it uses your phone’s camera and when you point it at objects or people, through the use of AI it will be able to...

7-Eleven Testing Delivery Through Its Mobile App

12/14/2017, 7-Eleven is one of the world’s most well-known convenience stores. It is found all over the world and sells all manner of items, such as drinks, snacks, basic toiletries, and depending on where you are, hot food that you can heat up yourself. However it...

Adobe Lightroom Update Uses AI To Edit Your Photos

12/13/2017, Editing photos takes skill, such as being able to choose the right colors/tone that will make a photo more interesting, as well as fixing things in the photo that you might have missed when taking the shot, like blown out highlights, areas that are too...

Nintendo Reportedly Looking To Ramp Up Mobile Game Development

12/13/2017, If we were to look back a few years ago, Nintendo’s stance regarding mobile games was pretty clear, and that was they had no interest in creating games for smartphones. However fast forward to today, not only has Nintendo released games on mobile which...

Facebook Messenger Powered 17 Billion Video Chats In 2017

12/13/2017, There was some concern about the future of Facebook Messenger when the social network decided to launch it as a standalone app a couple of years ago. Many were unsure about the direction that Facebook wanted to take with Messenger. It has since built...

Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Mobile RPG Confirmed For 2018

12/13/2017, Pokemon Go developer Niantic recently confirmed that it’s working on a new Harry Potter game. Many fans of this popular franchise are excited to see what Niantic ends up creating but that’s not the only new mobile Harry Potter game that they...

Google Enables Duo Video Calls From Ongoing Phone Calls

12/12/2017, With iOS devices, when you make a phone call using your iPhone, you also have the option to turn on FaceTime assuming that the other user has FaceTime enabled. This is something that Google is trying to do with Duo as we have seen from an previous APK...

Google Maps Can Now Tell You When To Get Off The Bus/Train

12/12/2017, Google Maps is great for public transport directions, like in countries such as Japan where it can tell you which train to take, where to change trains, and so on to get to your destination. However sometimes when you’re in a foreign country or an area...