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You Can Now Stream Gear VR Games Onto Facebook Live

03/12/2017, Live streaming video games isn’t anything new, and we’ve seen plenty of people do that in the past few years. However if live streaming a virtual reality (VR) game is something you are interested in, then you might be interested to learn that Oculus...

Skype Updated With Support For MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar

03/12/2017, While the slimmer design, new color options, and obviously upgraded hardware are very much welcome, one of the unique features and possibly the selling point of Apple’s 2016 MacBook Pro would be the inclusion of the Touch Bar. For those unfamiliar, this...

Microsoft’s Playable Ads Lets You Test Apps Before Buying

03/12/2017, You might recall that last year Google announced a new feature called Instant Apps where instead of users having to download an app to test it, the app can be run (sometimes in a limited capacity) from the web instantly, thus giving users access to...

Latest WhatsApp Beta Brings Back Text Status Updates

03/11/2017, Last month WhatsApp introduced a new feature called WhatsApp Status which is basically the same stories feature that we’ve seen Facebook introduce to Instagram, and also what many consider to have been directly “stolen” from Snapchat. However with...

Microsoft Launches Revamped Version Of Cortana For iOS Devices

03/11/2017, Back in the day when voice assistants were first launched, many of them had stayed as exclusives to the platforms they were designed for. Siri for iOS, Google Now for Android, and Cortana for Windows. However over time companies started to make their AI...

Chrome For iOS To Get Safari Reading List-Like Feature

03/09/2017, One of the features of Apple’s Safari browser would be its reading list. Basically what this does is that it creates a list of websites and articles that you can save to read at a later time when you’re free. Granted there are other apps and services...

VSCO Brings GIF Capture & Editing To Its App

03/09/2017, While the concept of GIFs aren’t new, they seem to have gained popularity once again in the recent years. This is why GIF depositories such as Giphy are doing extremely well, and why many messaging apps and keyboard apps are starting to include the...

‘Hangouts Meet’ And ‘Hangouts Chat’ Officially Launched

03/09/2017, About a week ago Google quietly launched a new service called “Meet by Hangouts”. Not much was known about it since only the website was available, but from what we could tell it appeared to be some video conferencing platform based around Hangouts...

Viber Secret Chats Feature Arrives Later This Week

03/09/2017, Viber is one of the many popular cross-platform messaging services out there. The company recently announced a new feature for its service which enables users to set time-limits for how long a photo and video will be visible inside a conversation....

Gboard For Android New Features Include GIF And Emoji Suggestions

03/09/2017, Google recently added a couple of new features to its Gboard for iOS app and it’s now bringing some new features to the Android version of its keyboard as well. The company today announced that the Gboard for Android new features now include GIF and...

Facebook Launches Dedicated ‘Facebook 360’ VR App

03/09/2017, With Facebook acquiring Oculus and launching the Oculus Rift and their support for 360-degree photos and videos, we guess it is pretty obvious that the social network is looking into virtual reality (VR) technology as possibly the next big thing. In fact...

WhatsApp Reportedly Testing Letting Businesses Talk To Users

03/09/2017, As far as customer service in today’s digital age and social media-centric society is concerned, customers can reach out to businesses via platforms such as Facebook or Twitter. However if the recent rumors are to be believed, Facebook-owned WhatsApp...

Legendary Pokemon Coming To Pokemon GO By End Of 2017

03/08/2017, Recently the folks at Niantic added a bunch of new Pokemon to Pokemon GO which we guess was kind of a welcome move. However what is still missing from the game is legendary Pokemon, something that we’re sure that collectors are very interested in. The...

There Is Apparently A Secret Members-Only Version Of Tinder

03/08/2017, Even if you don’t use it, there’s a good chance that you might have heard of the dating app Tinder which has made something of a cultural impact and has found its way into pop culture. Tinder is open to pretty much everyone with a Facebook account,...