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Chinese Search Giant Baidu Unveils Voice Assistant App

09/10/2015, At the moment each of the major smartphone operating systems has their own voice assistant. Apple has Siri, Google has Google Now, and Microsoft has Cortana. The advantages to these voice assistant features is that they’re all baked into the operating...

iPad Pro Will Apparently Come With 4GB Of RAM

09/10/2015, Apple has never really been one to flaunt numbers like processor clock speed, number of cores, RAM, or even battery life. In fact Apple’s website does not even list the RAM found on its mobile devices, and we’re sure many are curious as to how much...

Pokémon GO Will Let You Catch Pokémon In “Real Life”

09/10/2015, Several years ago Google launched an app called Ingress on Android. Basically this was Google’s attempt at creating a game based on augmented reality, where gamers would go out into the real world with their phones in order to progress in the game. The...

Tinder Introduces A New Kind Of Swipe Called ‘Super Like’

09/09/2015, The Tinder experience essentially boils down to either swiping right or swiping left on fellow users but today the hookup app has announced that it’s adding a new kind of swipe to the app and it’s called “Super Like.” To Super...

Twitter Launches Single App For Both iPhone And iPad

09/09/2015, Twitter has launched a significantly improved app for iPhone and iPad, it comes with a fundamental change, Twitter is no longer going to offer separate apps for both platforms. Instead it has released a single app that works for both iPhone and iPad so...

Instagram Ads To Expand Globally, Will Run Up To 30 Seconds

09/09/2015, If you’re not from the US and you’re wondering when Instagram’s ads are going to reach you, be careful of what you wish for. Instagram has recently announced that they will be expanding the reach of their ads to over 30 new countries, such as Italy,...

Flaw In WhatsApp Web Left Millions Of Users At Risk

09/09/2015, For those unfamiliar, it wasn’t too long ago that WhatsApp released a web version of its chat service, which had also recently made its way onto iOS devices as well. Basically this allowed users to chat with each other using WhatsApp, except through a...

Adblock Plus Browser For iOS Released

09/08/2015, A new mobile browser has been released by the team behind popular ad-blocking extension Adblock Plus, they had previously launched the Adblock Browser on Android in beta a few months back and now for the first time this browser has made its way to...

Opera Mini For Android Updated With Data Compression

09/08/2015, If you surf the web very heavily on your mobile device while you’re outside, chances are it will eat rather deeply into your data cap. Now if you’d rather not run out of data by the end of the month, you might want to consider the Opera Mini browser...

Companion App Makes Sure You Never Walk Alone At Night

09/07/2015, A new app called Companion has been released for Android and iOS, it serves a very basic purpose, ensuring that the user doesn’t walk alone at night. Often our instinct is to call a friend or a family member if we’re walking through a part of...

BlackBerry Could Be Planning Subscription-based BBM Sticker Packs

09/07/2015, Stickers are a fun way to spice up your text messages. They’re like emojis but bigger, and in some instances animated as well. We’ve seen apps such as Facebook Messenger, LINE, KakaoTalk, introduce stickers, and it wasn’t too long ago that BBM...

Google Could Return To China With A Heavily-Censored App Store

09/04/2015, If you were to buy an Android smartphone from China, you will find that Google’s services won’t be loaded onto it. Instead there is a good chance you will be greeted with China’s own app stores from the likes of Baidu and whatnot. However if a...

Microsoft Edge Actively Discourages Users From Chrome & Firefox

09/04/2015, Microsoft Edge is the new browser that comes bundled with Windows 10. It’s a great browser if you have ever used it. It also shows how far Microsoft has come from their Internet Explorer days. However it seems that Microsoft wants you to love the Edge...