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Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery Mobile RPG Confirmed For 2018

12/13/2017, Pokemon Go developer Niantic recently confirmed that it’s working on a new Harry Potter game. Many fans of this popular franchise are excited to see what Niantic ends up creating but that’s not the only new mobile Harry Potter game that they...

Google Enables Duo Video Calls From Ongoing Phone Calls

12/12/2017, With iOS devices, when you make a phone call using your iPhone, you also have the option to turn on FaceTime assuming that the other user has FaceTime enabled. This is something that Google is trying to do with Duo as we have seen from an previous APK...

Google Maps Can Now Tell You When To Get Off The Bus/Train

12/12/2017, Google Maps is great for public transport directions, like in countries such as Japan where it can tell you which train to take, where to change trains, and so on to get to your destination. However sometimes when you’re in a foreign country or an area...

Instagram Testing Putting Posts In Your Feed That You Might Like

12/12/2017, If you head on over to the Explore section of Instagram, you will discover a variety of posts that might seem random, but are actually based on posts that Instagram thinks you like based on posts that you’ve previously liked, or based on the people you...

Avis To Test Unlocking Rental Cars Using Smartphones

12/12/2017, We have heard of how there are some hotels in some parts of the world where they are testing out features where guests can check themselves into their room using their phone, which in turn also acts as a key. It turns out that car rental company Avis is...

Instagram Now Allows Users To Follow Hashtags

12/12/2017, Last month there was a report in which Instagram was said to be testing out a new feature where it allowed users to follow hashtags. The good news is that Instagram has decided to roll the feature out for its users. “Today we’re introducing the...

Apple To Bring Introductory Subscription Pricing To The App Store

12/11/2017, The idea of subscribing to a service the recurs every month can be a bit daunting, especially if you already have other subscriptions. However Apple wants to address this by allowing developers to offer introductory subscription pricing for the App Store,...

Google Releases A Trio Of Experimental Photo Apps

12/11/2017, From time to time, just like many companies probably do, Google experiments with various ideas to see how it could potentially be turned into a product or service. However it isn’t always that Google’s experiments are released to the public, but the...

Apple Now Allowing Developers To Offer Their Apps For Pre-Orders

12/11/2017, When it comes to app releases, usually what happens is that the developer or publisher will announce a date that the app will be released on, and when that date arrives, the app will then be visible and available for download via its respective app store....

Apple Confirms Acquisition Of Music Recognition Service Shazam

12/11/2017, The other day it was rumored that Apple could be looking to acquire music recognition service Shazam. As it turns out the rumors were true because Apple has since confirmed the acquisition to the folks at 9to5Mac. As expected they did not dive into the...

Microsoft Edge For Android Passes 1 Million Downloads

12/11/2017, While Chrome might be one of the most popular browsers available on mobile devices these days, it seems that Microsoft could be quickly catching up. As you might have heard, Microsoft recently brought its Edge browser out of beta on Android, and it...

WhatsApp For Web Could Get Picture-In-Picture Mode

12/11/2017, If you wanted to see some of WhatsApp’s smartphone app feature make their way onto the web version of the messenger client, you might be pleased to learn that the latest beta discovered by WABetaInfo (via NDTV) has revealed some upcoming features that...

Vine 2.0 Teased By Co-Founder

12/10/2017, In this day and age of social media where it is dominated by short-form videos like Snapchat and Instagram Stories, it would have been interesting to see how Vine would have fared. Unfortunately Twitter shut down the service before we could find out,...