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Apple Reportedly Removing Iranian Apps From App Store

01/29/2017, If the latest reports are to be believed, Apple is allegedly removing apps made by developers and startups based in Iran from the App Store. The company hasn’t taken an official position on the matter and hasn’t commented on these reports as...

Shazam For Android Gets App Shortcuts For Faster Song Recognition

01/27/2017, If you’re someone who relies on Shazam pretty often to help identify songs being played in public or on radio, you know that sometimes the app can be a bit slow in launching which means that there are occasions when you miss out on the song completely....

Google Docs For Mobile Adds Image Resizing Features

01/27/2017, There is a good reason why despite how far along our smartphones and tablets have come, there are still many who prefer using a laptop to do their work while on the movie. There’s something about mobile apps that sometimes isn’t quite as robust...

Fender Brings Their Guitar Tuning App To Android Devices

01/26/2017, Back in the day if you wanted to tune your guitar or bass, you’d either have to use a piano (assuming the piano has been tuned properly) or buy a separate device in the form of a tuner. While physical tuners still exist, thanks to our smartphones the...

WhatsApp Screenshot Notification Hoax Is Making Its Rounds

01/26/2017, If in the past day or so you’ve noticed that your friends are sharing an article in which it says that WhatsApp will soon start to notify users when you’ve taken a screenshot of their conversations, you can rest assured knowing that it is not true and...

Google Maps Now Predicts Parking Availability

01/26/2017, Google Maps is a great tool to find out the best route to your destination. It provides you with the fastest route and can re-route you based on traffic conditions. Google continues to add more functionality to this service and the one it has launched now...

WhatsApp Beta Images Hint At Recall And Edit Features

01/26/2017, It appears that two much-awaited features may soon be released for the most widely used cross-platform messaging service in the world. Leaked images of what appears to be a beta version of WhatsApp have surfaced online and they suggest that...

Latest ‘Hearthstone’ Update For Android Reduces Its App Size

01/26/2017, It is widely accepted that the more complex a game is in terms of mechanics and graphics, the larger its file size will be. This is why it doesn’t come as a surprise that your FPS shooters or RPGs on your phone tend to take up more space than a simple...

Remastered Version Of ‘Myst’ Now Available On Android

01/26/2017, Myst was one of those classic PC games that despite it being more than two decades old, it is still fondly remembered by many gamers. This isn’t surprising given that it was sort of the first of its kind, and thanks to its legacy we’ve seen countless...

Chrome 56 Rolling Out For Mac, Windows, and Linux Computers

01/26/2017, Heads up Chrome users, Google has announced that a stable version of Chrome 56 is now available and should be rolling out to users on Mac, Windows, and Linux computers. “The Chrome team is delighted to announce the promotion of Chrome 56 to the stable...

Google’s Word Lens Now Supports Japanese

01/26/2017, If you don’t read or speak Japanese, you know that going to Japan and trying to find your way around can be a daunting task. Heck, even the Japanese know that sometimes tourists can get confused at how to use their electric toilets which is why...

Google Maps For iOS Now Shows ‘Popular Times’

01/26/2017, If you’ve ever searched for a venue on Google like a cafe or restaurant, the restaurant’s information will be pulled up in the search listings and will tell you information like opening and closing times, its phone number, reviews, and also shows you...

Google Opens Daydream App Development To All

01/26/2017, The thing with new platforms is that you need to populate it with fun apps and establish a good ecosystem if you hope to attract more users and more developers, especially since it can be a vicious cycle where users don’t want to adopt it due to the...

Facebook Is Bringing ‘Stories’ Onto Its News Feed

01/25/2017, When Instagram launched Stories, many were quick to point out how similar the feature is to Snapchat. While it might look like a copied feature, it has more or less grown into its own and has seen a fair amount of success amongst Instagram’s users. Now...