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WhatsApp’s Monthly Active Users Now At 900 Million

09/04/2015, It is safe to say that at the rate WhatsApp is growing and the number of active users they have, they are probably one of the world’s largest messaging apps at the moment, if not the most popular. Now back in April, it was announced that WhatsApp’s...

Microsoft Garage Launches Snap To Pin App For Android

09/03/2015, Microsoft Garage is basically a division of Microsoft in which employees are encouraged to work on all sorts of projects, in hopes that it will allow them to explore the limits of their creativity. In the past we’ve seen apps released via Microsoft...

Google Street View Launched As A Standalone App

09/03/2015, If you’re looking for directions to somewhere you’re going, Google Maps is a great way to go about it. However what if that location has tons of shops and the one you’re looking for isn’t particularly clear with its signage? That’s when Google...

Waze Accused Of Stealing Traffic Data Ahead Of Google Acquisition

09/03/2015, A couple of years ago, Google announced that they would be acquiring Waze. It was an interesting purchase given that Google already had Google Maps, but the idea of crowd-sourced traffic data appeared to be a bit too appealing for Google to pass up. Not...

Skype Gets Major Redesign On iOS And Android

09/03/2015, Skype version 6.0 has been released for iOS and Android today, it’s yet another update that makes some changes to the app’s overall design however it’s a major revamp this time around. The last major redesign was back in June 2014 when...

Airbnb Aims For Your Wrist With The Apple Watch

09/03/2015, Airbnb is a popular company that lets people rent out their rooms and properties to travelers from all across the globe, it’s at the forefront of the sharing economy and doesn’t look to be going away anytime soon. The company today launched...

Google Docs Updated With Search Integration And Voice Recognition

09/02/2015, If you’re a heavy user of Google Docs because you love being able to automatically save your work in the cloud, or maybe you love the collaborative features which is great for work and school, you might be pleased to learn that Google has recently...

Amazon Video App Now Updated With Offline Playback

09/02/2015, There are several video streaming services that are available to users at the moment. This includes Amazon Video, Netflix, Hulu, and more just to name a few. However Amazon wants to get the leg up on the competition by updating its Amazon Video app, which...

Google Will Soon Downrank Websites That Prompt App Downloads

09/02/2015, How often have you surfed on over to a website on your phone, only to have it prompt you to download its app before proceeding? Some websites that come to mind include Yahoo and Tapatalk, which is frankly a bit annoying since it does slow down your...

Meerkat Update Introduces Polls And Hashtags

09/01/2015, Websites like Twitch and YouTube Gaming are great platforms to watch people livestream their lives and their gaming sessions. This is usually done from the comfort of their own home, but with apps like Meerkat and Periscope, livestreaming has taken to the...

Messaging App LINE Creates Its Own Android Launcher

09/01/2015, While LINE might not be particularly popular in the West, over in Asia and other parts of the world, LINE is one of the more popular messaging apps around. Now if you’re an avid user of the app, you might be interested to learn that the company has...

GoPro Launches New Trimming Feature For Its Cameras And App

08/31/2015, The idea behind video services such as Vine and Instagram is to create videos that are short and sweet. For example on Instagram, videos are limited to 15 seconds long. Now if you are planning on recording videos on your GoPro and and don’t want the...

iHeartRadio Arrives On Windows 10 With Cortana Integration

08/31/2015, iHeartRadio is live on Windows 10 starting today, the app for Windows 10 brings several new features including integration with Cortana, Microsoft’s virtual private assistant. Cortana integration allows users to speak or type commands inside the...

Publishers Unhappy Over iOS 9’s Potential Ad Blocking Feature

08/30/2015, When iOS 9 was announced, it was discovered that within Safari, Apple has allowed developers to create apps that could potentially block certain types of content from being displayed, such as ads, although we can only imagine the feature was probably...