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Snapchat Closes Its Lens Filter Store

01/06/2016, Several months ago, Snapchat launched its lens filter store. While lenses aren’t new to Snapchat, the store basically added paid options for users who want a little bit more variety. Unfortunately it seems like Snapchat has decided to put an end to the...

Apple’s App Store Made $20bn Last Year, Apparently Slowing Down

01/06/2016, Apple’s iTunes App Store and Google Play are two of the largest mobile app stores available at the moment, but how much money are they raking in? While we’re not sure how much Google is making, a report from The Wall Street Journal has revealed that...

App Developer Lumosity Hit With $2M Fine By The FTC

01/05/2016, There is a good chance that you may have heard of or come across an app or two that claims if you play their game, you will improve your brain’s performance, or at least help keep you sharp and alert which might be an appealing prospect for the elderly...

RightTrack Offers Real-Time Driving Feedback, Helps Lower Insurance

01/04/2016, [CES 2016] How much insurance premium you pay on an annual basis for your car also depends on how many accidents you’ve gotten into, or how many times you’ve actually bothered to claim insurance for said accidents. However all of this is based on...

Facebook Reportedly Crashed Its Own App To Test User Loyalty

01/04/2016, If you encountered an app that crashed frequently, would you keep using it? Chances are you wouldn’t, but that’s something Facebook has been trying to find out. According to a report from The Information (paywall; via Android And Me), it seems that...

Domino’s Apple Watch Update Makes It Harder To Resist That Pizza

01/04/2016, It has been said that ordering food, such as pizza, online is dangerous if you’re trying to maintain a diet. This is apparently because when ordering online, there is no perceived judgement and you get to order whatever you like without really having to...

7-Year Old Unknowingly Racks Up $5,900 On In-App Purchases

01/03/2016, It used to be back in the day we would hear many horror stories where parents would receive credit card bills that would be insanely high, no thanks to their children making in-app purchases without any regard to the cost, mostly because these kids...

Best Fitness Apps

01/03/2016, If there is a reason why many people sign up for gyms and don’t go to them, it is because gym sales reps and trainers are good at selling you the concept of getting fit. They’ll ask you what kind of body you want, and they’ll tell you that they can...

Instagram’s Peek Feature Returns To Android In Latest Update

01/03/2016, Last month in the latest version of Instagram, the company introduced a Peek feature that basically mimicked the 3D Touch feature on iOS. However for some reason the feature was then disabled and we’re not sure why. The good news is that if you liked...

Microsoft Releases Selfie App For iPhone

12/30/2015, Over the past year or so Microsoft has released multiple new applications for competing platforms like Android and iOS, today it’s continuing this trend by launching a selfie app for iPhone, the app is very aptly called Microsoft Selfie so...

Facebook Testing Multiple News Feeds For Mobile

12/30/2015, Over the course of your Facebook usage, you’ve probably liked many pages, followed many people, and joined many groups. This means that there is a good chance when you look at your News Feed, it will be flooded with all kinds of information and will...

Tilt Brings Augmented Reality Gaming To Android Wear Devices

12/29/2015, The idea of being able to play games on our smartwatches isn’t new, but for the most part games designed for the smartwatch does seem a little bit constrained, namely due to the screen size and also because the hardware in smartwatches aren’t quite on...

Skype For Windows Has A Message Bug

12/29/2015, Skype for the most part has been a pretty reliable piece of software. However it seems that in a recent update to Skype, a bug has been discovered that apparently will cause your messages to display out of order. This means that messages that were sent...