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Netflix’s CEO Sees Snapchat, YouTube, & Facebook As Competition

10/31/2016, When you think about the apps and services that could be considered a direct competitor to Netflix, you might think of HBO, Hulu, and Amazon, just to name a few. However it seems that Netflix is looking beyond its more traditional competition, and are...

Google Looking To Crack Down On Play Store Fraud

10/31/2016, There are always people who are on the lookout to make a quick buck. Sometimes they go about it the legal way, and sometimes they go about it the illegal way. In the mobile scene, what some developers do to bring attention to their app is by using all...

Fart Apps Are Coming For The MacBook Pro’s Touch Pad

10/31/2016, When the iPhone burst onto the scene, developers created all kinds of novelty-based apps that would take advantage of the phone’s screen. We’d have games that required users to press buttons, we’d have games where you’d have to guide a drunk in a...

Facebook Tried To Buy The Asian Snapchat ‘Snow’

10/31/2016, Facebook’s failed attempt at acquiring Snapchat back in day is pretty well-known, and ever since then the company has tried to make up for it by introducing Snapchat-like features across its products and services. So when the Snow app was launched, it...

Vine’s Co-Founders Launch A Live Streaming App Called ‘Hype’

10/31/2016, Facebook Live is a feature that the social network is offering its users in which users can create live broadcasts and share them with their friends, colleagues, family, followers, and so on. Now Facebook Live is obviously not the only one of its kind as...

Samsung Keyboard Reportedly Glitching Out On The Galaxy S6/S7

10/31/2016, Every now and then apps do get a bit buggy and glitchy and we guess that’s just something that we have to deal with. However sometimes it glitches out to the point where it becomes unusable, and that’s when things start to get annoying. According to a...

Gamer Builds Detailed Replica Of San Francisco In Cities: Skylines

10/31/2016, In the past, we’ve seen how games like Mincraft can be used to help recreate worlds. For example we’ve seen Minecraft used to recreate fictional worlds from Game of Thrones, World of Warcraft, and so on. Many of them are pretty detailed, although we...

Facebook Testing Prisma & Snapchat Filter For Its Photos Feature

10/30/2016, Ever since it was revealed that Facebook had attempted (and failed) to acquire Snapchat, the social network has been slowly incorporating Snapchat-like features across its platform. For example we saw Facebook introduce Snapchat’s Story features to...

9-Year Old Boy Killed By Truck Driver Who Was Playing Pokemon GO

10/29/2016, When Pokemon GO was released, people went crazy over the game which led to players playing the game rather dangerously, such as while driving, which in turn caused some accidents. However thankfully the people involved in such accidents have managed to...

Google Giving Some Pixel Customers $50 In Play Store Credit

10/28/2016, A couple of days ago, Google revealed that they were having trouble keeping up with the demand for their new Pixel phones. Apparently this was because demand for the new phones had exceeded Google’s expectations, which is actually a pretty good problem...

Apple’s Touch Bar Rules For Developers Seem A Tad Strict

10/28/2016, After months of rumors and speculation and leaks, Apple has unveiled their new MacBook Pros at an event of their own hosting yesterday. While laptop upgrades are pretty common and to be expected, Apple also introduced a new hardware feature called Touch...

Skype For iOS Updated, Lets You Send Messages Via Siri

10/28/2016, When Apple announced iOS 10, one of the main changes that they instituted was opening Siri up to third-party apps. Prior to that, Siri was pretty much limited in terms of functionality because for the most part, it only worked with Apple’s apps and...

Microsoft Details How Office Would Work With Apple’s New Touch Bar

10/28/2016, With the launch of the new MacBook Pros, Apple also introduced a new hardware feature called Touch Bar. This is a touchscreen strip that replaces the function keys, and allows users to interact with software by providing shortcuts, access to tools, and so...