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Microsoft Announces That They Will Be Hosting A WWDC Afterparty

06/07/2016, Apple’s WWDC 2016 will be taking place next week on the 13th of June. However it seems that Microsoft wants to piggyback on the WWDC hype because the Redmond company has announced that they will be hosting a WWDC afterparty in which interestingly...

Google’s New iOS App Turns Live Photos Into Animated GIFs

06/07/2016, One of the features of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus is the ability to capture Live Photos. For those unfamiliar with the feature, basically it captures a photo a few seconds before and after you press the shutter button. The end result is an animated photo...

Viber Will Now Allow Users To Send Each Other Money

06/07/2016, Say you and your friends go out for a meal and someone pays for the meal first. You could pay your friend back by giving them cash, sending it via internet banking, sending it via PayPal, or in the case of more modern day messengers, you can just send it...

Instagram Extension Now Available For iOS Photos App

06/07/2016, One of the features of iOS which is also available on other smartphone platforms, is the ability to share what you’re viewing directly with other apps. For example you could share a link in Safari via Messages, or you could email a photo directly while...

Microsoft Announces Project Management App ‘Planner’

06/06/2016, If you are on multiple projects or just a huge project, being able to track it and keep a record of its progress is vital if you’re hoping to stay on top of things. Now there are a variety of project management apps out there, but if you’re an Office...

Best MP3 Tag Editors

06/06/2016, With the advent of the internet, it has become very easy to download/purchase/rip your favorite songs in MP3 now and then. However, poor tagging can lead to discrepancies between organization and playback. If you want your entire music collection to look...

Facebook Messenger For Android To Get Quick Reply Option Soon

06/06/2016, We all receive notifications when we get a new message, but sometimes we’re in the middle of using an app and swapping out to another app could interrupt our workflow. This is why thankfully there are some apps that build in quick reply features, where...

How Android Apps Run On Chromebook

06/05/2016, This year at its I/O 2016 developer conference Google confirmed what we had been hearing for some time, that it’s going to enable Android apps to run on Chromebooks. Now those are two completely different platforms but Google does have the tools in...

Snapchat Reportedly Acquired A Company That Makes 3D Selfies

06/03/2016, It’s hard to deny that Snapchat isn’t about selfies. The app’s various filters like swapping faces and giving yourself cat ears pretty much relies on you taking a selfie, and it seems that the company’s interest in selfies is going to be taken up...

Instagram’s New Algorithmic Feed Is Now Live

06/03/2016, Back in March, Instagram announced that they would begin rolling out a new feed that is based on an algorithm as opposed to it showing the newest posts first. The idea is said to be similar to Facebook’s News Feed in which it puts the posts it thinks...

Miitomo To Get New Wedding Themed Costumes

06/03/2016, One of the fun things about Nintendo’s Miitomo app is that you get to dress up your avatars in various different costumes. Since this isn’t an MMORPG, at least not in the strictest sense, the dress up is all about fun to show off to your friends to...

Facebook Mobile Web’s In-App Messaging Could Be Killed Off Soon

06/03/2016, A couple of years ago, Facebook removed the in-app messaging feature of its mobile app, thus forcing users to download its standalone Messenger app in order to keep chatting with their friends. However this did not apply to the mobile web version of...

Google Maps For Android Has A Beta Channel You Can Signup For

06/03/2016, If you are interested in participating in betas, whether you’re just naturally curious and want to find out things before everyone else does, or if you’re genuinely interested in finding bugs and holes in software, you might recall that earlier this...

Lenovo’s ReachIt Is Finally Out Of Beta And Available For Download

06/03/2016, Cortana is baked into Windows 10 and it’s easy to see why. Now if you have been making use of the feature to search for things and getting to perform tasks for you, you might be interested to learn that Lenovo’s ReachIt app is finally out of beta and...