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German Automakers Might Buy Nokia’s HERE Maps

05/07/2015, Maps and navigation software while useful on our phones, are just as useful when embedded into a car’s infotainment unit. This is why it does not come as a complete surprise to learn that German automakers such as BMW, Audi, and Mercedes-Benz are said...

Hostage Sends SOS Message Via Pizza Hut App

05/06/2015, If you’ve ever placed an order for food delivery via an app, you will realize that there’s usually a section in the app that allows users to add comments. These comments could basically range from warning the delivery person of an aggressive dog, or...

Google Could Allow Android Devs To Experiment With Prices

05/05/2015, Mobile games are priced all over the spectrum, with some adopting the free-to-play model, while others charging as much as $10. However the question is, what’s a fair price to charge for a game, or an app if we’re speaking in general? Naturally a lot...

MyFitnessPal Launches Paid Premium Service

05/04/2015, For fitness enthusiasts who keep track of their calorie intakes, apps such as MyFitnessPal are probably known to them. The app is free to use and for the most part does a great job of keeping track of what you eat, your weight, and more. However it looks...

Mortal Kombat X Makes Its Way Onto Android

05/04/2015, Early last month along the same time as the console and PC release of the game, Mortal Kombat X was also released for iOS devices, but unfortunately the Android version of the game had yet to be launched. Well the good news for gamers is that if you are...

Meerkat Facebook Support Arrives In New Update

05/04/2015, The live streaming app Meerkat has steadily been gaining popularity and as its user base increases the app gets new features. Cementing its move away from Twitter, the latest update for Meerkat on iOS brings support for Facebook. For users this means that...

Finland Found To Use The Most Emojis In Their Messages

05/04/2015, Last week Instagram released an update in which users could search for hashtags with emojis in them. After all there is the say that a picture is worth a thousand words, right? Now there must have been a demand for emojis which is why Instagram released...

VLC For Android Now Supports Background Video Playback

05/03/2015, VLC is one of the world’s most beloved media players. It’s used by millions of people around the world on a wide variety of platforms, this open-source media player is the darling of many. The official VLC app for Android has been updated...

YouTube Kids Updated With Voice Search And Full-Screen Mode

05/03/2015, A couple of months back the YouTube for Kids app emerged on the scene, the app aims to make it safer for children to access YouTube and watch age-appropriate content without venturing too deep into the world’s largest online video streaming website....

Microsoft Band Will Soon Support Third-Party Apps

04/30/2015, The Microsoft Band is a fitness tracker from Microsoft that despite its somewhat quiet launch, proved to be a pretty hot device, so much so that many customers were having a hard time trying to get ahold of it. However if there was one limitation to the...

ACLU Launches App To Securely Record Law Enforcement Encounters

04/30/2015, In the past few months, there seems to be an increase in reports and video footage of police using excessive force especially when it is uncalled for, and especially in situations that might not warrant it. As such many have turned to recording law...

Apple, IBM To Work With Japan Post To Address The Elderly’s Needs

04/30/2015, When Apple and IBM announced their partnership last year, it would see a push into the enterprise market for Apple. It seems that not only would it push Apple into the enterprise in the US, but now it looks like it will be headed to Japan in a recent...