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Facebook Approaches EU Regulators To Review WhatsApp Deal

05/28/2014, Earlier this year, Facebook announced that they were going to acquire WhatsApp for a whopping $19 billion. Naturally a deal of this size meant that regulators had to step in to make sure that everyone was legal, and so far the Federal Trade Commission...

Spotify Android Users Will Have To Update App Due To Data Breach

05/27/2014, On-demand music streaming service Spotify today notified users that it had become aware of unauthorized access to its systems and internal company data. It appears that the company was able to catch the breach quite early as it says that only one...

Google Brings VirusTotal Uploader Onto OS X

05/27/2014, Mac users, have you downloaded a somewhat suspicious looking file that you’re unsure if it might contain malware? While there are plenty of anti-virus softwares available for OS X, the good news is that the popular Windows-based malware scanner,...

Stats Reveal That Majority Of Windows Store Apps Are Free

05/26/2014, The funny thing about app stores is that despite them sharing most of the major apps, they tend to behave differently. In the case of Windows Phone, it seems that a good majority of the apps offered in the Windows Store are free, and that a good many of...

Tangible Play Delivers Osmo App That Interacts With Real Toys

05/25/2014, Tangible Play, a new start-up company, has come up with a rather interesting and innovative application which is known as Osmo. Osmo works in a way quite unlike any other that most people would have seen before, where it is said to stimulate not only the...

Apple No Longer Allows Refunded Apps To Be Updated Or Reinstalled

05/25/2014, We’re not sure if it was a bug or a loophole in the iTunes App Store, but in the past, when an app was refunded and the user got their money back, they were still allowed to reinstall the app at a later time and even update it. Essentially this meant...

Redesigned Gmail Interface For Android Leaked

05/23/2014, Back in April, screenshots of an alleged Gmail redesign were leaked. It seemed to be in line with some of the other redesigns we’ve seen, and also appears to be in line with the design language of Project Hera, a project that Google has been rumored to...

BBM Protected Videos Surface

05/23/2014, One of the perks of BBM is that the messages sent to and from the service are generally pretty secure. However if you felt that BBM could stand to be even more secure, you might be pleased to learn that BBM Protected is on its way. BBM Protected is...

Epic Games Releases Tappy Chicken Built With Unreal Engine 4

05/22/2014, A couple of months ago, Epic Games announced that they would be licensing out Unreal Engine 4 to developers who wish to code with it. This came in the form of a subscription service which would cost $19.99 a month, and would also provide developers access...

Office 365 Glitch Leads To Double Billing, Microsoft Working On Fix

05/22/2014, Whenever you purchase something online, there might be a warning telling you to click the button only once. This is because clicking it twice could cause you to be double billed for the same item. Unfortunately it seems that there are some Office 365...

Google Working To Fix Hangouts 2.1 Battery Drain Issue

05/21/2014, Don’t you just hate it when you use an app, only to find out how much of a battery drainer it is? This can be attributed to a bug in the app, or that the app was not developed properly, thus leading to battery drain of your smartphone. Unfortunately it...

Bounden App Uses iPhone’s Gyroscope To Teach Couples Dancing

05/21/2014, Want to learn how to dance? Worried you might look silly if you attend a class? Well, now there’s an app for that. The app in question is called Bounden and it is created with the help of the Dutch National Ballet. Basically the idea is that it uses...