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Uber Launches In-App Chat Functionality

08/10/2017, Uber has decided to simplify the pickup experience for riders and drivers so it has added a much-needed feature to its app. Previously, riders either received a text from an unknown number which was usually their driver or the driver ended up honking like...

WhatsApp Beta Brings About Photo Filters

08/10/2017, There are plenty of apps out there that lets users add filters to their images, but if you’d rather save yourself the trouble of using multiple apps to filter an image before sending it off, you might be interested to learn that it has been discovered...

WhatsApp Payments Could Be Coming Soon

08/10/2017, Sending and receiving money digitally will no longer be limited to online banking or your bank’s mobile app. In recent times we’re seeing how payments can be made using our phones and apps that aren’t limited to just banks. For example Facebook...

Man Arrested For Rape After Being Identified On Snapchat

08/09/2017, Thanks to the power of social media, it seems that a man from Marblehead, Ohio has been arrested on charges of rape after a video of the assault was uploaded onto Snapchat by the victim. According to a report from the Toledo Blade, police have arrested...

iPhone 8’s Facial Recognition Could Be Used By Third-Party Apps

08/09/2017, When Apple first launched Touch ID, it was pretty much limited in terms of its usage, where it could only be used to unlock the iPhone and facilitate purchases via iTunes or Apple Pay. However Apple eventually opened it up to third-party apps who want a...

Restaurant In The UK Provides Its Diners With ‘Instagram Kits’

08/09/2017, A post shared by Dirty Bones (@dirtyboneslondon) on Aug 6, 2017 at 12:48am PDT While there are some of us who are perfectly fine with ordering our food and eating it without taking a photo first, there are some who are just obsessed with it. In some cases...

Facebook Pulls The Plug On Its Lifestage App

08/09/2017, Facebook seems to be shutting down quite a few of its app lately. Just earlier we reported that the Facebook Groups app would be coming to an end, and now it seems that another Facebook app will be put on the chopping block and it is none other than...

Latest Google Maps Beta For Android Adds Q&A Section

08/09/2017, Say you’re planning to go to a club, bar, or restaurant, and you’re wondering about the dress code, but for some reason the venue’s website doesn’t actually tell you. You could always call to check, do a search online, or in the case of Google...

Spotify For Xbox One Released

08/08/2017, It was confirmed over the weekend that Spotify had developed a dedicated app for the Xbox One which would be out in the near future. Starting today, Xbox One owners can get the Spotify app on their consoles. They can use the app to stream music and since...

Researchers Use Machine Learning To Detect Depression On Instagram

08/08/2017, The things you post on social media can sometimes say a lot about you as a person, and even your mental state, and this is something that researchers are looking to explore more of. In a recently published study in the EPJ Data Science (via Mashable),...

Facebook Will Be Shutting Down Its Groups App September 1

08/08/2017, Facebook is a company that likes to experiment with various apps and services. We’ve seen the company launch various apps in the past, some of which have worked out great, such as Facebook Messenger, while some have flopped rather badly leading Facebook...

YouTube Gets In-App Messaging Feature

08/07/2017, Your YouTube viewing experience is about to get more social. The Google-owned company has sent out an update for its mobile app today that adds a mobile-only messaging feature. This in-app feature enables users to share a video with friends and even chat...

Spotify App For Xbox One Revealed

08/07/2017, Spotify subscribers will soon be able to listen to their favorite tunes through their Xbox console. The music streaming service is developing a new app for the Xbox One. Microsoft has confirmed that Spotify is working on the app and has provided a brief...

Speed Controls Could Be Arriving For YouTube’s Mobile App

08/07/2017, If you watch YouTube a lot on your computer, there’s probably a good chance that you’re familiar with the various controls and features of YouTube, such as the ability to change the speed of a video. For example users can slow a video down or speed it...