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EA Looking Into Creating Games For Wearables Like The Apple Watch

09/11/2014, Given that smartwatches have small screens, at least compared to mobile phones and tablets, safe to say that the kind of games that you could play on these devices might be very limited. However the good news is that it seems that developers and...

Viber Launches Video Calling Feature

09/11/2014, Messaging services are a dime a dozen these days which is why those competing in this saturated market try to get a leg up on their competitors by introducing new features. Viber emerged on the scene a couple of years ago with its voice calling and...

Google Play Store Refund Window Officially Extended To 2 Hours

09/10/2014, A few weeks ago, we reported that Google had extended its refund window from 15 minutes to 2 hours. The Play Store support page at that time continued to state the 15 minute window, although some testing did confirm that the refund window had been...

SwiftKey For iOS Will Launch Alongside iOS 8 Next Week

09/10/2014, There are many things about iOS 8 that are worth getting excited about, and if you’re an Android user looking to make the switch, the addition of custom keyboards is probably a feature you’re looking forward to. Custom keyboards and third-party...

Facebook Testing Schedule Deletion For Posts

09/10/2014, The world’s largest social network is testing a new feature that will allow users to schedule deletion of their posts. Think of them like self-destructing posts. You write one and then select the number of hours you want it to remain live after...

Find The Right Part With PartPic

09/10/2014, If you’ve ever found yourself struggling to describe that inflatable ball thingy on the inside of your toilet tank, unsuccessfully, to a bemused plumber, have faith! Partpic, a young startup from Atlanta, wants to solve for your complete ineptitude in...

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition Updated With iPhone Support

09/10/2014, A couple of years ago, Beamdog announced that they would be reviving the old school RPG Baldur’s Gate. They would be giving the game a slight update in the graphics department as well as adding new missions, characters, items, and so on. The game was...

iArm Wrestle Champs Will Be The Apple Watch’s First Game

09/10/2014, Arm wrestling is a game of the ages and there’s really nothing much one could do to improve on it, or could there? Well the good news for those of you out there who are eager to hop on board the wearables bandwagon, you might be interested to learn that...

SimCity BuildIt Announced For Mobile Devices

09/10/2014, There are games on mobile devices that allows us to build towns, build farms, build towers, and so on, but if you were looking forward to playing one of the original city building simulators, you might be pleased to learn that EA has recently announced...

Apple On The Cusp Of Acquiring Path [Rumor]

09/10/2014, A few years ago, Apple tried their hand at social media through the Ping app, but ultimately decided to shut its doors in 2012, but could Apple be thinking about giving social media yet another run? Well according to a report from PandoDaily (via...

WhatsApp For iOS Gets New Features

09/09/2014, There are many cross-platform messaging services but WhatsApp firmly retains the top spot. Owned by Facebook the service processes billions of messages every single day that hundreds of millions of users send back and forth. Mobile apps certainly play a...

Square Enix Announces “Dive In” Mobile Game Streaming Service

09/09/2014, When we want to play a game on our smartphones, what we usually have to do is download the game, install it on our smartphones, and play it from there. That’s how it is for the PC and for consoles as well. Well the good news is for mobile gamers is that...

Jawbone Opens Up Its API To Other Developers And Manufacturers

09/09/2014, As the market is being flooded with smartwatches and fitness bands, it certainly sounds like competition is pretty stiff and it also means that companies will need to step up their game in terms of features in order to convince customers to continue using...

Mayo Clinic Rumored To Demonstrate HealthKit At Apple’s Event

09/09/2014, A few months ago at WWDC, Apple announced iOS 8 and part of the platform’s new features and services was HealthKit. For those unfamiliar with HealthKit, it’s basically a framework for iOS 8 that allows apps to provide and share their health-related...