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Apple Maps Used More Than Google Maps On iPhones Today

12/08/2015, When Apple Maps made its debut several years ago, many were giddy with anticipation considering that various reports of the companies that Apple acquired to help build it, along with the technology that would be powering the service. However safe to say...

Age Of Empires: World Domination Arrives On iOS And Android

12/07/2015, Last year it was announced that Age of Empires: World Domination would be making its way onto mobile devices, but unfortunately that did not happen. However if you are a fan of RTS games, then you might be pleased to learn that Microsoft and KLab Games...

Samsung Release S Console Gamepad For The Galaxy View

12/07/2015, It wasn’t too long ago that the Samsung Galaxy View was announced. For those unfamiliar with the tablet, this is basically Samsung’s largest tablet to date with a massive 18.4-inch display. Safe to say that conventional use of this tablet is out of...

Google Enables Chrome’s Safe Browsing On Android By Default

12/07/2015, One of the features of Google’s Chrome browser on the desktop is its safe browsing feature. If you do use Chrome on your desktop you might be familiar with the feature where if you visit an unsafe website, a huge red warning will appear informing you of...

Facebook Shuts Down Creative Labs, Pulls Its Apps

12/07/2015, There are many tech companies in which there are divisions that experiments in creating weird and novel products that might not necessarily be in line with the company’s image or core operations. Sometimes this can lead to new and exciting business...

Adobe Lightroom Mobile Now Free For All Android Users

12/07/2015, Adobe today released Lightroom Mobile for Android 1.4 and this release makes Lightroom Mobile free for any and all Android users, even those that do not have a subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud. This move follows Lightroom 2.0 for iOS which was also...

Temple Run 2 Gets “Frozen Shadows” Update

12/04/2015, Temple Run 2 has been out for a few years now and we know it does seem to be pretty long in the tooth. However given that the original Temple Run was a huge hit and helped kick off the endless runner genre on mobile phones, we suppose in some ways you...

Google’s Trial Run Ads Lets You Test Apps Within Ads

12/04/2015, More often than not when you use a free app, like a free game for example, you will be greeted by ads from time to time. Sometimes these ads are for other games by the same developer and if some of them look appealing to you, downloading the app to check...

Facebook Introduces Live Video And Collages

12/03/2015, At the moment there are apps such as Meerkat and Periscope. For those who don’t know about those apps, basically what they do is that they do a live broadcast of you and your surroundings using your phone. So if you are headed to an event that you’d...

Google Play Now Reportedly Allowing Split Payments

12/03/2015, The thing about buying credit on app stores is that because of the way apps are priced (and priced differently), what happens is that sometimes towards the end of your credit you don’t have enough left to purchase an app. This forces you to have to buy...

Twitch Officially Makes Its Way Onto Android TV

12/03/2015, A couple of weeks ago, Twitch announced that they will be releasing an update that will allow users to watch live video game streams via the Twitch app on the Android TV platform. At that time, only the APK was made available but the good news is that if...

Apple’s Swift Language Is Now Open Source

12/03/2015, Last year Apple introduced their Swift programming language, which for developers was actually a nice surprise. What was an even bigger surprise was that earlier this year during WWDC 2015, Apple’s SVP of software engineering Craig Federighi promised...

Google Releases (And Pulls) Stock Android Phone And Contacts App

12/03/2015, If you love the stock Android experience but you’re a bit bummed that your OEM has decided to opt for a heavily-skinned look, you’re in luck. It seems that Google has recently published the stock Android phone dialer and contacts app onto Google Play,...

Former Microsoft CEO Thinks Windows Phone Needs Android Apps

12/03/2015, If there is a unique feature of the Windows 10 operating system is that it allows developers to create apps for both the desktop and mobile devices. This means that one could technically have access to desktop-class applications on their mobile devices....