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Google Testing ‘Micro App’ Trials For Android

10/08/2014, There are over a billion devices out there that are powered by Android but countless surveys show that Android users don’t spend nearly as much as their iOS counterparts on digital content such as applications, movies, TV shows or songs. Google,...

Facebook Reportedly Has Anonymous Sharing App In The Works

10/08/2014, Facebook’s services revolve around real identities of users, after all, the social network aims to make it easier for people to connect and interact with each other and real identities go a long way in aiding people find old colleagues, classmates...

Opera Mini Makes Its Way Onto The Samsung Gear S

10/07/2014, If there is one reason as to why users might prefer phones with larger displays, it’s because it makes surfing the web a lot easier as more content can be easily displayed on the phone due to the phone having larger screen real estate. However if you...

Gmail For iOS Updated With iPhone 6 And 6 Plus Support

10/06/2014, When Apple released the iPhone 5, the 4-inch display meant that apps were not optimized for it yet which also meant some rather ugly letterboxing. Eventually apps got resized to fit the 4-inch display, but with the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus, Apple instead opted...

Belgian Teen Racks Up $46,000 In In-App Purchases

10/06/2014, With all the backlash that companies like Apple and Google have received over in-app purchases and how easy it is for kids to rack up insane amounts without knowing, both companies have put mechanisms in place to ensure that it doesn’t happen again....

Snapchat Reportedly Valued At $10 Billion, Yahoo To Invest

10/06/2014, We’re sure by now many have heard of the app Snapchat. For those who don’t, it’s basically a messaging app in which users can send each other text and media that will self-destruct after a set amount of time, thus prevent people from storing...

Google Glass Gets Closed Captioning Feature Thanks To App

10/06/2014, When we watch movies or TV shows, sometimes closed captions are provided. This is handy when characters are speaking too fast or if they are speaking in a different language which will help us understand what is going on. Now wouldn’t it be awesome if...

Fruit Ninja’s Massive iOS And Android Update Has Been Released

10/05/2014, If you have owned a smartphone for a while now, chances are games like Fruit Ninja are probably familiar to you as it was one of the first few touch-based games released back in the day. Safe to say that the Fruit Ninja franchise is a bit old, so you can...

Yahoo Rumored To Be Looking To Acquire MessageMe

10/05/2014, It seems that Yahoo has been on an acquiring spree as of late. We’ve seen the tech company pickup smaller companies like Aviate which creates Android launchers; Tumblr; Blink; and Rockmelt, just to name a few. Well it looks like we can add another...

Google Looking To Create WhatsApp-like Messenger For India

10/03/2014, After Facebook had announced that they were acquiring WhatsApp, new rumors surfaced which seemed to suggest that Google, at one point in time, had attempted to acquire the company. This was later denied but it’s an interesting idea and it would not be...

Shazam For Windows Phone Gains Cortana Support

10/02/2014, Ever wondered what that song was playing on radio or in that coffee house? Well thanks to smartphones and apps like Shazam and SoundHound, identifying these songs is a piece of cake. Well the good news for Windows Phone users is that it looks like Shazam...

Dropbox For Android Updated With SD Card File Transfers

10/01/2014, If you’re the type of user who relies heavily on their SD card in their phone, you might be pleased to learn that Dropbox has recently announced an update to their Android app in which SD card file transfer support has been added. This means that in the...