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Offline Audio Playback Might Soon Be Supported By YouTube

05/17/2015, Over the last few months the YouTube app has been consistently updated with several new features, it has once again received a new update which places a permanent Cast button in the action bar. The latest update also contains hints to a feature that will...

Chrome For Mobile Will Not Be Supporting Extensions Anytime Soon

05/14/2015, Extensions on Google’s Chrome browser for the desktop are pretty handy. Some are pretty novel but there are some with use to others, like an extension to help the color-blind, or an extension to block ads, or an extension to help remember your passwords...

Hackers Stole Money From The Starbucks App

05/14/2015, The Starbucks app for mobile devices makes it very easy to order and pay for your coffee, particularly when you’re in a rush, so it’s no wonder that quite a lot of people have their credit cards linked with the app in order to quickly pay for...

Microsoft Takes On Shaky Videos With The Hyperlapse App

05/14/2015, Late last year Microsoft revealed that it was developing a new application that would make it much easier for people to capture shake-free videos using their mobile devices. Even though most modern day smartphones have Optical Image Stabilization,...

WhatsApp For Android Material Design Update Now Available For All

05/14/2015, Millions of WhatsApp users on Android have been anxiously waiting for the app to be updated for the past few months, when the company made it clear that it will be bringing voice calling to the app. It ultimately did and in just a couple of updates the...

Meerkat For Android Sheds Its Beta Label

05/13/2015, Android users, if you’re wondering what all the fuss is about with regards to Meerkat, you will be pleased to learn that according to a tweet from its developers, it looks like the Android version of the app is finally out of beta and users who are...

Snake Rewind Brings A Classic Onto iOS, Android & Windows Phone

05/13/2015, Last week we reported that the original programmer of the Snake game on Nokia devices, Taneli Armando, would be releasing a more modern take on the game dubbed Snake Rewind. The good news is that if you were wondering how it would handle and how it lives...

Google Fit Updated, Now Estimates Distance And Calories Burned

05/13/2015, Last year Google announced Google Fit and it is basically Google’s answer to Apple’s Health and HealthKit framework, where users could store all sorts of information regarding their biometrics in the app, and where other fitness apps and devices could...

Nintendo Sees Mobile Gaming As An Important Part of Their Revenue

05/12/2015, A couple of months ago, Nintendo surprised everyone when they announced they would finally be getting into mobile gaming, and recently during the company’s financial briefing, Nintendo’s President Satoru Iwata revealed that moving forward, mobile...

Duet Display Turns Your iPad Into A Secondary Display For Your PC

05/12/2015, With the Retina display on the iPads, it would be reasonable to think that they would make for great monitors, or at least a secondary one, especially if you’re on the road and packing a monitor with you is pretty much out of the question. There are...

Streaming On Periscope Without Twitter Account Now Possible

05/12/2015, Live streaming apps Meerkat and Periscope have gained a lot of popularity over the past few months which is why these apps are constantly being updated with new features and improvements to ensure that users don’t jump ship, or that they don’t...

Hackers Steal Money From Starbucks Mobile Customers

05/11/2015, While linking credit cards to apps and services does seem like a good idea as it helps make things more efficient, especially since you don’t have to keep entering your credit card details, it can also prove to be rather dangerous. According to a recent...

Swype Keyboard Updated To Be More Efficient

05/11/2015, There are some users who swear by the Swype keyboard, claiming that it helps them type faster than a regular keyboard, although admittedly there is a bit of a learning curve to it. Now if you’re an avid Swype user, you might be interested to learn that...

Worker Fired For Disabling GPS App That Tracked Her Whereabouts

05/11/2015, Just because you work for a company does not necessarily mean that you have to sign your entire life over. Being professional during working hours is a given, but when you clock off, does your employer have the right to continue to monitor your...