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WhatsApp Is Currently Experiencing Worldwide Outage

05/03/2017, If you rely on WhatsApp pretty heavily to communicate with friends, colleagues, or clients, then you’re probably aware that at this time of writing, WhatsApp is down. For those who are unaware and are wondering why they can’t connect to WhatsApp, it...

Google Could Be Getting Ready To Launch Instant Apps For Android

05/03/2017, Last year during Google I/O, Google announced an upcoming feature called Instant Apps. This feature was later announced as undergoing testing earlier this year, and the good news is that we could be getting closer to an official release. This is thanks to...

Chrome Will Automatically Migrate To 64-Bit On Windows

05/03/2017, If you are a Google Chrome user on Windows and for some reason you have chosen to use the 32-bit version of the browser, it seems that moving forwards you may no longer have the option and will instead be automatically upgraded to the 64-bit version of...

New YouTube App Interface is All White

05/02/2017, Do you find YouTube’s red color scheme to be a bit hard on the eyes? If so, you’re going to like the test that Google is conducting. It’s testing a new user interface for the YouTube app that opts for an all white color scheme that does...

Google Maps For Apple Watch Will Return ‘In The Future’

05/02/2017, Yesterday it was reported that it was noticed that a couple of major apps had dropped their support for the Apple Watch. It was unclear why that is and in case you missed the earlier report, the apps that dropped their support included Google Maps,...

Russian YouTuber Faces Jail Time For Playing Pokemon GO In Church

05/02/2017, There’s a time and place for everything, like when to use your phone and when not to use it. Now using your phone while in a place of worship is usually frowned upon simply because it looks rude and it can be distracting for those who are there to pray...

Apple Partners With Tynker To Teach Kids How To Code

05/01/2017, Apple introduced its Swift programming language a couple of years ago, and while we guess it is aimed more at developers, Apple has also explored the idea of targeting future potential developers through Swift Playgrounds, an app that teaches kids how to...

Samsung Launches A New Parental Control App For Android

05/01/2017, Being a parent is not easy especially in today’s digital age where it can be hard to know what your kids do online, which is why parental control apps exist to help parents have some kind of control over the content that their kids view, how long they...

Major Apps Are Dropping Support For Apple Watch

05/01/2017, The Apple Watch ahead of its unveiling was heralded as a smartwatch to end all smartwatches, but fast forward two-generations later, it doesn’t really look to be that case. While the numbers do indicate that the Apple Watch is one of the more popular...

Free Android Apps From Amazon Will No Longer Be Available

04/30/2017, Amazon has been offering free Android apps for Android and its Fire devices through the Underground Actually Free program that it launched back in August 2015. The program was launched as the company was building up its Amazon Appstore which now offers...

Latest WhatsApp Beta Adds Chat Pinning Feature

04/29/2017, Pinning chats and topics in messenger applications isn’t exactly a new feature. However for some reason the feature was missing from WhatsApp and we guess the closest you could get to that was in the form of starred messages. However in the latest beta...

Apple Music And Musical.ly Team Up For Music Video Clips

04/28/2017, Apple is a company that is notorious for closing off its own apps or services to non-Apple products. For example it took Apple years before deciding to open up Siri to third-party developers, where prior to recent times Siri was pretty much limited to...

Update To Google Trips Makes It Easier To Plan Your Holiday

04/27/2017, One of the nifty features we love about Inbox by Gmail is that it can automatically sort your emails for you and bundle them together. For example if you booked flights and a hotel to a particular destination, the platform is smart enough to bundle it all...

Facebook Messenger Lite Expands To 150 Countries

04/27/2017, Facebook Messenger Lite was launched for Android late last year. The lightweight app is meant to provide the Messenger experience to more users across the globe irrespective of how old their smartphone is. Facebook says that enabling those users to access...