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YouTube HDR Now Capped At 1080p

11/05/2017, The YouTube app for Android received the ability to play HDR content in September. The functionality is only available on a handful of devices that have an HDR-certified display. Devices that don’t can not take advantage of this functionality. Those...

Facebook Bonfire Group Video Chat App Lands On Android

11/05/2017, It was first reported earlier this year that Facebook was developing a standalone group video chat app called Bonfire. The app entered testing last month when Facebook released it on the Danish iOS App Store. The company is now expanding the test as the...

Grammarly Launches Its Keyboard For iOS Devices

11/05/2017, If you’re someone who spends a lot of time writing on the computer, then you might be familiar with Grammarly. For those who aren’t, Grammarly is a tool that basically helps to check your grammar as you write, pointing out your mistakes along the way....

Periscope Won’t Take A Cut Of Broadcasters’ ‘Super Hearts’

11/02/2017, In this day and age, there are many ways to make money that weren’t an option say 5 years ago. A good example would be livestreaming, where it seems that people are more than happy to give money to other people to watch them livestream a game, or just...

Instagram Stories & WhatsApp Status Boast 300M Daily Active Users

11/01/2017, Sometimes just because you are first to the market doesn’t mean that you will be successful. We’ve seen this happen many times where companies announce new groundbreaking features only to have them flop, but yet come to life again when someone else...

Amazon Brings Augmented Reality Shopping To Its iOS App

11/01/2017, If you thought that Apple CEO Tim Cook’s words about how there will be no industry left untouched by augmented reality was hyperbole, you might want to rethink that because Amazon has recently announced a new feature that will be part of its mobile app...

Apple Adds Sound Library To GarageBand

11/01/2017, Apple has rolled out an update for its popular GarageBand app today. The update adds a new Sound Library to the app which is basically a sound pack store. Users can download and install new virtual instruments and sound/loop packs from this store. There...

Korg Music Production App For Nintendo Switch Coming Next Year

11/01/2017, Korg, the company best known for its music hardware and software, has developed a music production app for the Nintendo Switch that it’s going to release early next year. The company hasn’t revealed much about the app at this point in time....

Nintendo Aiming To Launch 2-3 New Smartphone Apps A Year

11/01/2017, Nintendo is a bit late to the mobile game, but we suppose given that we’ll be using smartphones for quite the foreseeable future, we suppose better late than never. However it also looks like the company plans on making up for lost time by stating their...

Instagram Now Supports More Right-To-Left Languages

10/31/2017, There are many languages around the world, but unfortunately even in this day and age, not all of them are supported when it comes to technology. This means that native speakers in certain languages will not get support when it comes to apps, websites,...

Samsung Internet Browser Opens Up To All Android Devices

10/31/2017, There’s no shortage of third-party web browsers for Android and Samsung now wants you to add another one to the list. The Samsung Internet browser was previously exclusive to the company’s own Galaxy smartphones. That’s no longer the...

Super Mario Run Still Isn’t As Profitable As Nintendo Would Like

10/31/2017, When Apple announced the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus last year, there was also a surprise announcement made by Nintendo in which they revealed that Apple’s iOS devices would be the first to get Super Mario Run, a game based on the Mario franchise which has been...

Instagram Introduces Preview Tiles For Stories

10/30/2017, Instagram’s Story feature has been one of the platform’s more successful features since it was launched, despite the fact that it does seem to be a pretty blatant copy of Snapchat’s own feature. That being said, Instagram has recently pushed out an...