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T-Mobile’s Rumored Cellphone Unlocking App Surfaces Again

07/22/2014, Earlier last week it was announced that the phone unlocking bill had been passed by the Senate. What does this mean for the average user? Well it basically means that you are allowed to unlock phones legally, where previously a law had made it so that...

Starbucks Could Expand Its Mobile App To Non-Starbucks Stores

07/20/2014, According to a report the other day, it was revealed that Starbucks had plans to expand the functionality of its mobile app by letting customers pre-order their drinks. However it seems that Starbucks’ plan for their mobile app is not stopping there,...

Google Will Stop Labeling Games With In-App Purchases As “Free”

07/18/2014, For a while, in-app purchases were the bane of every parents’ life. This is because with the old system, all you’d need to do is enter your iTunes password once, and you could go on a shopping spree, which has resulted in parents receiving credit card...

Starbucks App Will Soon Let You Preorder Your Drinks

07/18/2014, So we know that you can pay for your drinks using the Starbucks app, but it seems that Starbucks plans on taking its app to the next level, going as far as allowing their customers to preorder their drinks so that customers won’t have to stand in line...

BBM Beta For Windows Phone Officially Kicks Off

07/17/2014, A little over a week ago, BlackBerry announced that they had begun taking registrations for the closed BBM beta test for Windows Phone. Well the good news is that the beta has begun and if you’re one of the lucky few that managed to get in on the beta,...

Facebook Launches Mentions App Aimed At Celebrities

07/17/2014, Heads up folks, it looks like Facebook has released a new app called Mentions, but there is a chance that you won’t be able to use it. Why is that? Well apparently the app is targeted at celebrities, or famous individuals who have verified Facebook...

Steady Camera App Brings OIS To The iPhone

07/17/2014, If there is one thing that the iPhone’s camera lacks it would be optical image stabilization. This is extremely important in photography, especially handheld photography, as it helps to compensate for shaky hands. It is also important when it comes to...

Amazon Prime Instant Video App For Android Confirmed

07/17/2014, Amazon will soon open up its Prime Instant Video service to hundreds of millions of Android devices. Those who subscribe to the service can either stream video on desktop computers or use the official apps available for the company’s own Kindle...

Jawbone UP App Updated With New Weight Management Features

07/17/2014, So if the rumors are to be believed, Apple could be working on the iWatch and one of the highlights of the device, apart from the ability to display notifications, would be its health features. The watch is expected to include a variety of sensors, such...

Paul McCartney Releases Five Albums As Mobile Apps

07/17/2014, If you’re looking to purchase an album, you can head on over to a local record store or you can buy a digital copy by heading on over to services like iTunes. However interestingly enough, there have been artists who have started to release their albums...

Apps For BlackBerry Passport Appear To Scale Just Fine

07/16/2014, It is safe to say that most apps have been designed for rectangular smartphone displays in mind, which is why we have to admit that we are curious as to how the BlackBerry Passport’s display will play out. Given that it has a 1:1 aspect ratio, does this...

EchoWear Brings Song Identification To Android Wear Devices

07/15/2014, While Android Wear devices like the LG G Watch and Samsung Gear Live are slowly starting to make its way to customers, we’re starting to see more apps make its way onto the platform. However what makes these otherwise normal apps different is that they...

Snapchat Unveils Location-Based Geofilters

07/15/2014, We reported earlier this month that Snapchat was testing location aware filters and today the company has gone through with the official launch. They’re called Geofilters and they only become available when the user takes a snap in a particular area...