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Facebook Messenger Gets Public Chat Groups In ‘Rooms’ Feature

11/13/2016, It is clear that Facebook wants more users to use its Messenger app. This is why the company has pretty much killed off any in-app chatting via the Facebook app, thus forcing users to download the Messenger app in the process. Now it seems that we could...

Amazon Ordered To Refund In-App Purchases Made By Kids

11/13/2016, A federal judge has ordered Amazon to establish a process in order to refund parents whose kids made in-app purchases through games without their knowledge or consent. Amazon will be required to alert the parents and it will have to start processing the...

1Password Supports The New MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar & Touch ID

11/11/2016, Some of the new features of Apple’s 2016 MacBook Pros is the Touch Bar and Touch ID. Now for those who rely on password managers, you’ll be pleased to learn that 1Password has been recently updated with support for both Touch Bar and Touch ID, so if...

SwiftKey Update Brings About Incognito Mode

11/11/2016, One of the great things about the SwiftKey keyboard is that it learns how you type, thus over time it will eventually figure out your style of writing and what kind of words they predict you might want to use next. It’s great for efficiency, but also a...

Niantic Wants Pokemon GO To Last As Long As World Of Warcraft

11/11/2016, When it comes to MMORPGs, they are a dime a dozen. When it comes to MMORPGs that are successful and still have staying power, then that number dwindles down to just a handful. One of those titles that comes to mind is Blizzard’s World of Warcraft which...

Instagram’s CEO Confirms Live Video Feature In The Works

11/10/2016, Last month several screenshots appeared that seemed to suggest that at least over in Russia, Instagram was testing out a new live feature. Basically this feature allows users to broadcast live videos to their followers. Given that Facebook already has a...

Microsoft Reassures That Office Will Work On Chrome OS

11/10/2016, Earlier this week there were reports that made it sound like Microsoft was blocking access to its Office apps on Chrome OS computers. To be more specific, there were owners of the Asus Flip and Acer R11 Chromebooks who were reporting that they were...

This App Simulates The MacBook Pro’s Touch Bar On Your iPad

11/10/2016, One of the selling points of the new MacBook Pros is the Touch Bar. Basically this adds an OLED touchscreen display to the laptop’s keyboard and replaces the function keys. It is also adaptive meaning that depending on the app being used, it will be...

Apple TV Apps Can Now Be Purchased On iOS & macOS Devices

11/09/2016, It is clear that Apple does envision a future in which all of their products and services are linked to each other regardless of whether it runs on iOS, macOS, tvOS, watchOS, and so on. We’re already seeing that happen with iOS and macOS where you can...

Adobe Lightroom For Android Finally Gets Proper RAW Support

11/09/2016, Adobe brought proper RAW support to Lightroom for iOS earlier this year and while the move was welcomed, Android users were left out because the company said this feature would arrive for them at a later date. They had to make do with the DNG RAW format,...

Snapchat Introduces New AR ‘World Lenses’ Feature

11/08/2016, One of Snapchat’s features is Lenses, in which the camera on your phone will be able to detect your face and introduce all kinds of fun and wacky filters, like turning yourself into a dog, cat, or swapping faces with a friend, and so on. However the...

Second-Gen Pokemon Could Be Added To Pokemon GO Soon

11/08/2016, There are many reasons why Pokemon GO is definitely not experiencing the same hype and excitement as it was back when it first launched. This is because while Niantic has been adding new features, there hasn’t really been anything new that makes players...

Facebook Live Gets Prisma Filters

11/08/2016, The Prisma app quickly became popular as users liked the impressive photo filters that it applied to their pictures. It has launched a new feature today that brings those filters to Facebook Live broadcasts. The Prisma app has been updated to enable users...