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Google Play Reportedly Overtakes App Store In App Quantity

01/13/2015, People have long compared the Google Play Store and Apple’s App Store primarily because they service two of the most widely used mobile platforms in the market. Given Android’s open-source nature and licensing the platform is ahead of iOS in...

AllCast iOS App Finally Released

01/13/2015, The AllCast app from popular Android developer Koushik Dutta has been around for a while now on Google’s mobile operating system. It opened up functionality on the Chromecast that the streaming dongle didn’t initially support. Now the Allcast...

British Prime Minister Wants To Ban Encrypted Messaging Apps

01/12/2015, Encrypted messaging is great if you value your privacy and don’t want hackers or the government snooping on you. However it also means that the bad guys can use the same service and feature to plot and coordinate their crimes without the authorities...

Chrome Remote Desktop App Arrives For iOS

01/12/2015, When trying to get someone to fix your computer remotely, one of the ways technicians are able to do so is by logging onto your computer and accessing it remotely, so at least on the software front they can do something about it. Hardware is obviously a...

WhatsApp Could Come Preinstalled On The Samsung Z1

01/12/2015, We have been hearing for quite a while now that Samsung plans on launching a Tizen-based smartphone in the form of the Samsung Z1. In fact we had heard that the phone’s possible launch date has been set for the 18th of January which means that we can...

App Store Sets New Records In 2015

01/08/2015, We’re merely a week into the new year and already the App Store has broken two records. Apple announced today that the first week of January 2015 has set a new record for App Store billings, during this week customers around the world spent over...

WhatsApp Boasts 700 Million Monthly Active Users

01/07/2015, With so many messenger apps available at the moment – Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Skype, Viber, Line, BBM, KakaoTalk, WeChat, etc. – how does one know which one to choose? Well at the moment it looks like WhatsApp could be the way to go...

Yahoo Mail For iOS Updated With Package Tracking

01/07/2015, If you have an Android device and you use Gmail, chances are you might have noticed that when you order something online, its shipping status will appear as part of your Google Cards. Regular Gmail users and subsequently Inbox by extension will also have...

Under Armour Teams Up With HTC, Launches Fitness App

01/06/2015, Under Armour, for those unfamiliar, makes fitness clothing that is designed to allow the wearer to feel more comfortable when working out while maximizing their performance. For the average gym goer this probably doesn’t make a difference, but for...

Microsoft Opens Office For Android Preview To Everyone

01/06/2015, Microsoft Office for the iPad has been around since early 2014 where it is open for all iOS users. Unfortunately for Android users, the suite of productivity apps has yet to be released for everyone as it was previously only made available as a preview...

Hyundai’s Blue Link App Arrives On Android Wear

01/02/2015, Starting the engine of your car usually just involves inserting your car key into the ignition slot, turning it, and you’re good to go. If you have a more modern vehicle, your car key might not necessarily be a key but a card-like device or a dongle,...

Xbox One SmartGlass App Crashing Because Of Date Bug

01/01/2015, We often get to see bugs surface in some major online services whenever the new year rolls in. This is usually because of server-side issues due to date change. Something similar has happened with the Xbox One SmartGlass app on Windows and Windows...