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Invisible Smartphone Ads Could Be Slowing Your Phone Down

07/23/2015, Free apps usually rely on ads or in-app purchases to earn money, or sometimes even both. However it seems that recently it has been discovered that some app developers have been rather cunning by incorporating invisible ads. Now these ads aren’t so much...

LINE Lite For Android Launched

07/23/2015, LINE is a messenger app that you may or may not have heard of. The app is extremely popular in Asia, like in Thailand where they actually sell t-shirts and plushies of LINE characters, and there is even a LINE cafe as well! That being said, it looks like...

Google Wants You To #PayWithAPhoto With Google Photos Next Week

07/23/2015, As many of you guys have heard, Google+ Photos will be shutting down in favor of Google Photos that was launched a couple of months ago. Perhaps to help promote the company’s new photo management/backup service, Google has teased that come 29th of July,...

Chrome For iOS Updated With More Gesture Controls

07/22/2015, Safari is the browser by default on iOS devices. This is fine if you use Safari on your Mac as well because just like Google’s Chrome, it can sync information across devices so you get to pick up where you left of. Now if you’re more of a Chrome user,...

YouTube Can Finally Do Full Screen Vertical Videos On Android

07/22/2015, Watching a vertical video on a mobile device can be a major pain because you have to put up with those nasty black bars at the top and bottom which just ruin the whole experience, landscape is the way to go if you want to watch videos for a substantial...

GoPro To Launch Mobile Editing App By The End Of Summer

07/22/2015, Unlike photo editing which more or less deals with a static image, video editing can feel a bit more daunting. It might even put off amateur videographers who feel that they will never get the hang of video editing software in order to create decent...

Starbucks & New York Times Will Deliver News To Your Phone In 2016

07/22/2015, There has always been this imagery offered up in movies and TV shows where we grab a coffee and a newspaper at the same time, thus consuming both our beverage and news together. Now it looks like Starbucks wants to make that imagery real as they have...

Upcoming WhatsApp Update Includes Custom Notifications

07/22/2015, When it comes to notifications for WhatsApp, they are pretty limited. You can choose the sound the app makes between individual or group chats, but that’s about it. This means that if you wanted to separate notifications from different contacts, you’d...

Cortana Will Be Customized And Tailored For Every Market

07/20/2015, Come 29th of July, Windows 10 will be released which also means that Cortana on the desktop will finally be made available for the masses. However Microsoft has recently noted on its blog that Cortana won’t be available to everyone at the start,...

Google+ Photos Will Shut Down On The 1st Of August

07/20/2015, Earlier this year, Google announced that they would be splitting Google+ into Photos and Streams. This was followed up a couple of months later when Google announced the Google Photos standalone app which basically acts as a photo hosting service which...

The League Is Basically Tinder For The Elite

07/20/2015, By now we’re sure many of you guys have heard of dating apps such as Tinder, where you put your profile online and people can swipe left/right if they dislike/like your profile. Tinder is pretty much open to just about anybody, but it seems that a new...

Microsoft’s Hyperlapse App For Android Loses The Beta Label

07/17/2015, A couple of months ago, Microsoft released an app called Hyperlapse for Android devices. The idea was to allow the creation of timelapse videos, which at the same time offered up video recording with added stability. The app was launched as a beta but the...