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Updated Facebook iPad App Brings Faster Access To Games

06/16/2014, The world’s largest social network today announced an update for its iPad application. The updated Facebook iPad app brings a tweaked user interface that is going to be familiar to anyone who has used the social network on a desktop. A new content...

Amazon Touts Appstore Growth Ahead Of Expected Smartphone Launch

06/16/2014, Amazon has an event scheduled later this week where it is finally expected to unveil its much rumored smartphone. The company already makes tablets and set-top boxes but it hasn’t ever launched a smartphone. Ahead of the expected launch the...

Apple Clamping Down On Fake App Store Ratings

06/15/2014, Before purchasing an app most of us are probably going to read the reviews and check the ratings just to see what people who have already bought it say about it. Often ratings and reviews offer a pretty good picture thus making it easier for prospective...

Facebook Messenger For iOS And Android Updated

06/13/2014, If you felt that Facebook Messenger lacked certain sharing features in multimedia, you might be pleased to learn that Facebook has since issued an update to their Messenger app, bumping it to version 5.0. According to the changelog, the latest update will...

iOS 8 Allows Notifications For Certain Emails

06/12/2014, A lot of us receive a ton of email on a daily basis, so instead of having our phones blow up with notifications all day, how about only being notified about certain emails that you want to be notified about? That’s what Apple is planning to allow users...

Redesigned Skype 5.0 For iPhone Released

06/12/2014, Microsoft-owned Skype recently revealed its most refined version of the iOS app. Apart from adding new features the new application brings a new user interface that also includes smooth animations. Take one look at it and you’ll think that it...

20% Of Downloaded Apps Are Only Used Once [Study]

06/11/2014, We all know that person who has pages and pages of apps on their smartphone, but in reality how many of them do we actually use? Perhaps it is the idea of what the apps that can do for us that we love, but at the end of the day, using them might be a...

SwiftKey Keyboard For Android Goes Free

06/11/2014, If you’re familiar with Android keyboards, then you’re probably aware that SwiftKey is one of the more popular options available at the moment. However the app is a paid one, meaning that users had to pay to download it and use it with their Android...

Facebook Accidentally Publishes Slingshot App Ahead Of Time

06/09/2014, So we know that at one point in time, Facebook had attempted to buy Snapchat for a cool $3 billion, an offer which Snapchat turned down. What this meant for Facebook is that if they couldn’t have Snapchat, the next best thing would be to create a...

VLC For Windows Phone To Arrive In August [Rumor]

06/09/2014, After VLC had successfully released their app for Windows 8 earlier this year, there were talks about the possibility about bringing it over onto Windows Phone as well. After all, VLC is available on both iOS and Android, so why wouldn’t it eventually...

Gecko Dialer Adds A Floating Dialer For Android Devices

06/08/2014, Smartphone hardware has peaked in terms of performances. Unlike previous years where we saw phones go from single-core to dual-core, to quad-core, to octa-core, phones these days are more about the features and conveniences that it can offer. Well if...