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Google Maps Has ‘Catching Pokemon’ Activity Option

09/04/2016, We’re not sure how many of you guys know this, but there’s a feature in Google Maps called the Timeline. As its name implies, this is basically a feature that shows you where you’ve been, what time you were there, and so on. If you’re trying to...

Pokemon GO Has Reportedly Made More Than $440 Million

09/02/2016, Back in July when Pokemon GO was first launched, its initial success had many believing that the game had the potential to make $1 billion a year. We know, that is a huge sum of money that many developers probably never get to see, and if you’re...

Latest Pokemon GO Update Introduces The Buddy System

09/02/2016, Several days ago, information that was data mined from Pokemon go revealed that the game had an upcoming feature in the form of a buddy system. Basically from what we could tell from the code, it allows players to travel with a Pokemon on the map, and...

Instagram’s Zoom Function Rolling Out To Android

09/01/2016, Several days ago, Instagram announced a feature that we’re sure many thought was a long time coming: the ability to zoom into photos. Yes, a photo app for the past 4-5 years did not have the ability to zoom, which when you think about it is kind of...

‘Buddy System’ Feature Discovered In Pokemon GO Data Mine

09/01/2016, We have been hearing reports that Pokemon GO is starting to lose some of its daily player base, and to be honest we can’t say we’re too surprised simply because the game hasn’t really changed much in terms of features ever since it launched. This...

Apple Will Be Removing Apps That Are No Longer Functional

09/01/2016, Apple today announced that it’s going to clean up the App Store by removing applications that are no longer functional. In an email sent out to the developer community, the company has revealed that it’s making some changes to the App Store....

Facebook Messenger Gets Snapchat-Like Live Video Feature

09/01/2016, Snapchat has a video calling feature which enables users to share a live video stream from inside a conventional text chat. Facebook has now created a similar feature for its Messenger app. The standalone app already lets you chat and share stuff with...

Upcoming Google Photos Update Could Include A Photo Book Feature

08/31/2016, As convenient as it is to store photos online, sometimes there are just some photos that are worth printing out and keeping in physical format. Unfortunately in this digital age, the act of scrapbooking is no longer as common as it used to be, but Google...

iOS Users Can Now Zoom In On Instagram Photos

08/31/2016, Pinch-to-zoom is the go-to gesture for zooming into a picture on any device with a touchscreen, however, no matter what device you have this gesture has been useless on Instagram ever since the service was launched many years ago. That’s because...

SwiftKey’s Phone Number & Email Predictions Have Returned

08/30/2016, Back in July, a SwiftKey bug saw phone numbers and email addresses that users have never seen before start appearing in their keyboard predictions. SwiftKey worked fast to address the issue and had temporarily disabled the feature, along with their sync...

Sonos Will Finally Support The Spotify App

08/30/2016, Sonos is gradually opening up its connected speaker systems to third-party music streaming apps and it’s kicking things off with the most popular music streaming service. At an event in New York City, the company has confirmed that Sonos will soon...

Niantic Reversing Perma-Bans For Some Pokemon GO Players

08/30/2016, A couple of weeks ago, Niantic announced that they would be permanently banning Pokemon GO players who were caught cheating or using tools such as bots and so on. However it looks like in the process of perma-banning players who were cheating, they also...

Google Launches Crowdsource App To Help With Translations

08/29/2016, Google Translate is a pretty handy tool, especially if you’re going to foreign countries where you don’t speak the language. However sometimes the translation might not necessarily be what you’re trying to convey, which is why Google needs your help...

Pokemon GO Data Mine Reveals Upcoming Features

08/29/2016, We have been hearing reports about Pokemon GO losing the number of daily active users, and we guess this doesn’t really come as a surprise. It does not mean that the game is bad, it’s just that it could be that those who quit simply downloaded the...