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Yo Messaging App Has Been Hacked

06/20/2014, In the past couple of days, there has been an app that has been making headlines and it is called Yo. For those unfamiliar, Yo is an instant messaging app, although to call it that might be an exaggeration because all it does is that it sends a contact of...

Air Stylus App Will Turn Your iPad Into A Drawing Tablet

06/20/2014, Have you heard of Air Display? For those who haven’t, Air Display is an app for the iPad that when paired with another Mac or MacBook, turns it into a secondary display. So if you have videos you want to watch but don’t want to keep alt-tabbing, then...

Facebook Improves Its App By Testing It In Africa

06/19/2014, While most of us in developed countries like the US, Japan, Canada, the UK, Australia,. and so on have the necessary funds to purchase high-end smartphones and get the best of the best technology, there are other parts of the world where even owning a...

BBM: 160 Million Registered, 85 Million Active Per Month

06/19/2014, BBM used to be an incredibly popular and exclusive messaging application for BlackBerry devices, but as BlackBerry continued to lose their market share in the smartphone market, we guess they decided the next best thing was to open up the app to other...

BBM For Windows Phone To Arrive In July

06/19/2014, BBM used to be one of the defining apps of the BlackBerry platform, and users would actually get themselves a BlackBerry handset in order to use the feature to stay in touch with friends. However BlackBerry has since opened up BBM to other smartphone...

Intel’s Pocket Avatars Video Chat App Turns You Into A Cartoon

06/19/2014, There’s absolutely no shortage of video chat apps or services so if someone was making a new one they would certainly try to set their offering apart. Intel today launched Pocket Avatars. Its a new video chat application that uses face tracking...

Android’s Stock Email App Released As Standalone App

06/19/2014, So one of the things smartphone OEMs like Sony are doing is that they’re uploading individual apps from their handsets to the Google Play Store. What this means is that users who own Sony Xperia devices will be able to receive timely updates for certain...

‘Yo’ Is Probably The Simplest Messaging App Out There

06/18/2014, There’s no shortage of messaging applications for mobile devices. Many startups have created apps that allow users to communicate with each other and they exist alongside big cross-platform messaging apps like WhatsApp and BBM. Each has its own...

BlackBerry, Amazon Team Up, Brings Appstore Onto BlackBerry Devices

06/18/2014, Choosing a smartphone platform is important because not only will you have to live with its looks, its features, and its conveniences, but also live with the app ecosystem that is available for it. For example iPhone/iPad users have iOS, Android users...

FiftyThree’s Paper App To Get Surface Pressure Feature With iOS 8

06/17/2014, If you’re someone who uses their iPad to draw often, then the Paper app by FiftyThree is probably one that you’re familiar with, or have at least heard of. The company even released a stylus called the Pencil that would work in conjunction with the...

eBay Valet Will Sell Your Stuff For You

06/17/2014, Its not that hard to sell stuff online these days. eBay is the go-to destination for most people. Create an account, list your product and wait for someone to cough up money for it. But what if you don’t want to do any of that? eBay announced a new...

Facebook’s Snapchat Competitor Slingshot Officially Launched

06/17/2014, It has been rumored for quite some time now that Facebook is working on a Snapchat competitor. Facebook initially wanted to acquire the popular ephemeral messaging service but it turned down the $3 billion offer. Earlier this month the social network...

Nike FuelBand App For Android Finally Released

06/17/2014, A couple of months back there was a lot of speculation about the future of Nike’s FuelBand division. It was rumored at one point that the company had laid off all the hardware and engineering talent and that it may not launch a successor for the...